Erlanger, Kentucky – Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America (TEMA) issued a statement today stating that it has been working closely with its North American supplier of accelerator pedals, CTS, on a revised design that effectively remedies the problem associated with faulty accelerator pedals. Pedals featuring the revised design are now in full production at CTS.
Toyota is also working with them to test effective modifications to existing pedals that will be rolled out as quickly as possible.
“We commend CTS for working diligently and collaboratively to find a solution to the potential problem and in developing a new design,” said Chris Nielsen, TEMA’s Vice President of Purchasing. “CTS is a long-term and valued supplier to us.”