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The Toyota gas pedal fix has been approved by the NHTSA according to fast breaking news on the AP newswires. This could mean that Toyota dealers could get parts in the next week according to the AP newsire. I will be covering this story in full details today as soon as Toyota issues an official statement. This would be welcome news for Toyota dealers that are panicking that sales of many of their popular models have been suspended and no current source of revenue improvements on the horizon. The service revenue generated from the accelerator pedal recall will be welcomed by dealership owners. PCG has been forwarding thousands of free Toyota recall service leads to Toyota dealers who get in our free directory on www.toyotarecall.org.  It looks like its "Cash for Clunkers" all over again.  PCG is once again at the forefront of helping consumers and dealers connect on important national matters. According to ABC News:
Federal regulators have cleared Toyota's plan to fix millions of sticky gas pedals, and dealers could get parts to make the repairs as early as Thursday or Friday, people briefed on the matter said Saturday. Two dealers said they were told the news by Toyota executives, and a Department of Transportation official confirmed that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration had no objections to Toyota's plans. Read full story.

Official Recall Repairs Announcement

We anticipate that by Monday we can expect an official statement by Toyota on how recall repairs will be handled. Millions of Toyota owners will be waiting to hear just how fast their cars can be fixed so that they can once again have peace of mind while driving their Toyota cars.  Toyota dealers are anxious to get this behind them so today's news is the first part of getting the recall service started. In a related story, the President of Toyota Motors gave a press conference yesterday. Read Full Story

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