Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited - Toyota HILUX 4X4 & 4X2 HI RIDER 2015 - 2017

recall information

Recall number
REC-001293
PRA number
2017/16046
Campaign number
GGG39
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Toyota
Model
HILUX 4X4 & 4X2 HI RIDER
Year range
2015 - 2017
Affected units
39,754

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

Vehicles equipped with a Toyota genuine accessory auxiliary battery kit may experience damage to the mounting points on the fender apron due to vibration when driving on rough roads.

What are the hazards?

This may cause the auxiliary battery assembly to move and interfere with surrounding engine wire harness, causing the wires to become damaged, resulting in illumination of warning lights and possible engine stall.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their local Toyota dealers to have the Toyota genuine accessory auxiliary battery kit & fender apron inspected and repaired.
Supplier details
Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Product type