Posted: Sep 29, 2009 2:38 PM by Associated Press
The government has ordered Toyota and Lexus to recall vehicles because of safety problems tied to removable floor mats.
The Transportation Department says the mats could interfere with the vehicle's accelerator and cause a crash.
If you own a Toyota or Lexus-- you should remove the floor mats on the driver's side and not replace them.
The affected vehicles are 2007-2010 model year Toyota Camry, 2005-2010 Toyota Avalon, 2004-2009 Toyota Prius, 2005-2010 Tacoma, 2007-2010 Toyota Tundra, 2007-2010 Lexus ES350 and 2006-2010 Lexus IS250 and IS350.