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Recall 17V831000

Load Capacity Incorrect On Vehicle Load Carrying Capacity Label

Recall Details

The weight of load that the vehicle can carry may be incorrect on the load carrying capacity label. Dealers will provide and install proper labels as needed free of charge to resolve the concern.

Our Quick Take

The load capacity of the vehicle that is listed on the load carrying capacity label may be incorrect. This could lead to overloading of the vehicle inadvertently, which can result in a crash.

What Should You Do?

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 January, 2018. If you do 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. The Toyota recall number is H0Z, and for Lexus is HLF.

Suspension & Steering, December 20, 2017

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
December 20, 2017
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
649
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
17V831000
Component
EQUIPMENT
Summary
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Toyota 4Runner and Tundra, 2018 Toyota Highlander, RAV4 and Lexus GX460 and 2017 Toyota Sienna and Tacoma vehicles. These vehicles may have incorrect load carrying capacity labels. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 110, "Tire Selection and Rims."
Consequence
An incorrect load information label can result in the operator overloading the vehicle and increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy
Toyota will notify owners and provide them with corrected labels, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 15, 2018. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota's numbers for this recall are H0Z for Toyota vehicles, and HLF for Lexus vehicles.
Notify
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
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