Toyota Motor Corporation - Toyota HILUX 2020 - 2021

recall information

Recall number
REC-001608
PRA number
2021/18981
Campaign number
WFU01 or WGG21
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Toyota
Model
HILUX
Year range
2020 - 2021
Affected units
683

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The power wire for the cargo roller cover may be routed incorrectly and may chafe against the battery clamp post. If the power wire insulation is damaged, this may lead to a short circuit.

What are the hazards?

If a short circuit occurs, this may cause a fire. A vehicle fire could increase the risk of an accident, serious injury or death to vehicle occupants, other road users and bystanders, and/or damage to property.

What should consumers do?

Toyota will contact affected owners in writing via letter, email or SMS if available, requesting that owners make an appointment at their preferred Toyota dealer for rectification, free of charge.

To find a local dealer, visit https://www.toyota.com.au/find-a-dealer

For further information, consumers should contact the Toyota Recall Assist helpline on 1800 987 366 (Monday to Friday, 8am - 6pm AEST).
Supplier details
Toyota Motor Corporation

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact website

Responsible regulator

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

Product type