Toyota - Toyota RAV4

recall information

Recall number
REC-003419
PRA number
2012/13061
Campaign number
2507C
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Toyota
Model
RAV4
Affected units
22

What are the defects?

There is a possibility that a prototype instrument panel reinforcement has been installed on certain RAV4 vehicles.

What are the hazards?

During steering operation, a welded portion of the prototype instrument panel reinforcement (steering column support bracket) may separate, causing noise. In the worst case, steering operation may be affected.

What should consumers do?

Owners of the affected vehicles will be notified by telephone and mail.
Any authorised Toyota dealer will replace the Instrument Panel Reinforcement with a new one at NO CHARGE to the vehicle owner.
Supplier details
Toyota

Responsible regulator

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

Product type