The rear wheels of the Toyota C-HR may fall off: a recall of crossovers has been announcedOctober 12, 2018
The American office of Toyota announced another recall. At this time, a compact C-HR crossover is suspected of failure, which may cause the rear wheels to fall off due to improperly tightened hub bearing bolts.
Toyota again, and again the risk of a serious accident. In America, announced another review of the Japanese brand, which will affect, not yet named the number of compact crossovers C-HR. According to official information, a defect was discovered that could lead to the loss of one of the rear wheels when driving.
The company itself says that the loss of one wheel dramatically increases your chances of an accident. Agree – it is unpleasant if the wheel of your car is lost somewhere on the track?
The cause of the malfunction could be an error on the conveyor, due to which the bolts of the rear hub bearing may not be tightened correctly. Details are not reported.
All owners of recalled cars will be notified of the need to visit a dealership service station. As part of the recall, the company will carry out thorough diagnostics, as well as correct faults. All work will be carried out exclusively by the manufacturer.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has not received any reports of injuries or accidents caused by this fault.
Also recall that last week, Toyota has already announced the most ambitious recall of hybrid cars, which affected about 2.4 million vehicles. Also on the eve it was announced the recall of 168,000 cars because of the airbag control unit.
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