Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited - Toyota PRIUS 2015 - 2018

recall information

Recall number
REC-001299
PRA number
2018/17029
Campaign number
LGG58
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Toyota
Model
PRIUS
Year range
2015 - 2018
Affected units
791

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

Affected vehicles have an engine wire harness connected to the hybrid vehicle Power Control Unit located within the engine compartment. A portion of the wire harness could contact the connector cover and wear over time, causing an electrical short circuit.

What are the hazards?

If sufficient heat is generated, there is an increased risk of a vehicle fire.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by Toyota Australia, asking them to contact a Toyota Dealership to arrange inspection and rectification of the engine wire harness free of charge.

Consumers who require further information can contact their preferred Toyota Dealer or contact the Toyota Recall Assist Helpline on 1800 987 366 (Monday to Friday, 8am-6pm AEST).
Supplier details
Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact website

Responsible regulator

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

Product type