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2010 Lexus HS250h Recalls

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Most Recent 2010 Lexus HS250h Recall

On August 12, 2016, Lexus recalled 337,449 Lexus HS250h. Toyota motor engineering & manufacturing (toyota) is recalling certain model year 2006-2011 toyota rav4 vehicles manufactured october 31, 2005, to september 7, 2010, and 2010 lexus hs250h vehicles manufactured july 6, 2009, to august 26, 2010. the affected vehicles have rear suspension arms (rear tie rods) with adjusting lock nuts that may have been improperly tightened after servicing. as a result of being loose, the arm may have thread damage and may rust, possibly leading to the failure of the arm and an abrupt change in the vehicle's alignment.
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2010 Lexus HS250h Recall Details

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 12, 2016

The rear suspension arms that support proper wheel direction adjustment and rear alignment adjustment may have lock nuts that are not properly secured. This can result in the arms failing and loss of vehicle control, which can lead to a crash.

Recall repairs on your Toyota or Lexus must be performed by a Toyota or Lexus dealership, respectively. Toyota and Lexus will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in September, 2016. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Toyota or Lexus dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 28, 2013

One or both rear tie rods could fail resulting in loss of vehicle control.

Due to parts availability, Toyota will notify owners of affected vehicles in phases, from September 2013 through February 2014. If don't receive notification and you feel you should, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. Please note: This recall supersedes the previous recall, number 12V-373. Vehicles inspected under the previous recall will need to be re-inspected and have the updated remedy completed.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 5, 2013

Reduced braking performance may be experienced due to a brake booster system issue.

Toyota will begin notifying owners of the affected vehicles during July, 2013. If you notice problems with the braking system, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 1, 2012

Toyota is recalling 2006 through 2011 RAV4 and 2010 Lexus HS250h passenger vehicles. During servicing of the rear suspension of your car, if the fasteners are not tightened properly, unwanted movement and rust can develop leading to component failure and loss of vehicle control.

Because the remedy for this concern is still being developed by Toyota, no owner notification is being sent at this time. Notification will be sent when remedy and necessary parts (if any) are in place. Owners are however, advised to contact their local Toyota or Lexus dealer if they notice any abnormal noise from the rear suspension area. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 9, 2010

It was determined during vehicle crash testing that fuel leakage after a crash exceeded acceptable limits.

Toyota will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning August 9, 2010. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.