Toyota's had a problem lately with their floor mats inadvertently resulting in fiery death. The solution? More zip ties? Better floor mats? No. Give up? Shorter gas pedals!

Japanese newspaper Kyodo News is reporting Toyota plans to drop $5 million to cover paying for shorter gas pedals for legions of faithful JDM Toyota owners already horrified of acceleration. No confirmation on the U.S. side about forking over any money for a shorter gas pedal, but in the meantime you can read our guide to how to stop your Toyota floor mats from killing you.

[Consumer Affairs]