Japanese car giants Toyota and Nissan have issued vehicle recalls.
Toyota say they have recalled 615,000 Sienna minivans in the US as a result of a faulty lever, which may cause the model to shift out of park mode without the knowledge of the driver.
The company says it is aware of “24 minor accidents” because of the problem.
Nissan has has put out a call for close to a million cars globally due to a fault in the accelerator sensor, no accidents have been reported.
Nissan say the sensor may become unstable and leading to less acceleration, not more and the car is at risk of stalling
The models affected are the Infiniti M, Serena, X-Trail, Lafesta and Fuga models produced in Japan between 2004 and 2013.
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