make and model information
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
What are the defects?
Lexus NX vehicles are equipped with a brake hold function which keeps the brake applied after the vehicle comes to a complete stop. Under certain conditions, the system is designed to deactivate the brake hold function, warn the driver and automatically set the parking brake.
What are the hazards?
Due to improper programming, there is a possibility that the parking brake may not automatically apply when the system is deactivated by certain conditions. If this occurs, the vehicle could move forward, increasing the risk of an collision.
Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.