Toyota recalls more than 1 million cars in the USMarch 5, 2020
More recently, the Japanese automaker announced the recall of 700 thousand cars.
Toyota made a statement saying the launch of a revocable campaign for 1.1 million of its cars. Earlier it was announced about a possible malfunction of 700 thousand cars of the Japanese brand. Thus, the total number of machines in need of diagnosis and possible repair will reach 1.8 million copies. In terms of numbers, this campaign can be compared with the recall of cars of many brands due to faulty Takata airbags.
True, in the case of Toyota, the problem is not so critical. We are talking about a fuel pump malfunction – such a breakdown can lead to the cessation of fuel into the tank, as a result of which the engine will stop. The list of Toyota and Lexus models that fall under the review is very wide – they all went off the assembly line from 2015 to 2019.
From Toyota cars, the 2014 FJ Cruiser, 4Runner 2014-2015, Sienna 2017-2019, and Avalon, Camry, Corolla, Highlander, Sequoia, Tacoma and Tundra, released in 2018-2019, are subject to recall.
From the premium Lexus, LS 460 2013-2015, GS 350 2013-2014, IS-F 2014, GX 460, IS 350, LX 570 2014-2015, NX 200t, RC 350 2015 fell under review. , IS 200t, RC 200t 2017, RX 350 2017-2019, GS 300 2018. But the new models suffered the most – Lexus ES 350, GS 350, IS 300, IS 350, LC 500, LC 500 will be sent for diagnostics 500h, LS 500, LS 500h, RC 300, RC 350, RX 350L, which were assembled from 2018 to 2019. Diagnostics and repairs will be free of charge. On cars in which a malfunction is detected, new versions of fuel pumps will be installed.
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