Toyota to Recall Over 420,000 Lexus Vehicles Due to Fuel Line Defect

On November 21, 2014 Toyota announced the recall of 422,509 Lexus vehicles due to a fuel line defect near an ignition source that could lead to deadly fires.  Vehicles recalled are the 2007-2010 Lexus LS models manufactured from May 09, 2006 - July 20, 20, the 2006-2011 Lexus GS vehicles produced from January 06, 2005 [...]

November 21st, 2014|Automobile Defects|Comments Off on Toyota to Recall Over 420,000 Lexus Vehicles Due to Fuel Line Defect

Toyota Recalls 1.9 Million Prius Cars Globally due to Software Problem

2012 Toyota Prius Toyota will recall 1.9 million Prius vehicles globally due to a software defect that affects the car’s hybrid control system.  The vehicles were manufactured between March 2009 and February 2014.  The breakdown is as follows: 997,000 cars in Japan, approximately 713,000 vehicles in North America, another 130,000 in Europe and [...]

February 17th, 2014|Automobile Defects|Comments Off on Toyota Recalls 1.9 Million Prius Cars Globally due to Software Problem

Toyota Announces Three Recalls Affecting Over 1 Million Vehicles

Toyota announced three separate recalls that will affect over 1 million Toyota and Lexus models.  Toyota has recalled over 780,000 Toyota RAV4 sport utility vehicles and Lexus HS 250h autos because the rear suspension arm will loosen over time and develop damage to the rear tire rod.  This damage will eventually lead to a failure, [...]

September 9th, 2013|Automobile Defects|Comments Off on Toyota Announces Three Recalls Affecting Over 1 Million Vehicles