UPDATE 1-Japan to probe Toyota acceleration complaints

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* 134 reports in Japan of unintended acceleration over 3 yrs * Of those 38 for Toyota cars, in line with market share * Ministry says to launch probe, focus on Toyota cars (Adds details) TOKYO, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Japan's Transport Minister Seiji Maehara said the government would launch a probe into 38 reports of unintended acceleration with Toyota Motor cars in Japan over the past three years. Maehara said the number of complaints for Toyota cars was in proportion to the automaker's ...

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