Toyota to Recall 1.7 Million Vehicles Over Brake Problems

Toyota Motor Corp said on Wednesday it would recall a total 1.67 million vehicles globally to address three separate defects including a faulty brake master cylinder that could hinder the brake's performance. Toyota said it was not aware of any crashes, injuries or deaths resulting from the defects. The latest in a series of recalls by the world's biggest automaker affects some Toyota Crown, Noah, Auris as well as more than a dozen Lexus models.