Toyota—Corolla/RAV4/Echo—Headlamp Dimmer Switch

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
Corolla (ZZE122): 00033348 - 00095197, 02000000 - 02003463, 03020421 - 03045546. Echo (NCP10, NCP12, NCP13): 00057333 - 00175961, 03024731 - 03111550, 00088988 - 00254274, 00001541 - 00034820. RAV4 (ACA20, ACA21): 00001038 - 00039482, 00001070 - 00188727.

What are the defects?

In the subject vehicles, the headlamp dimmer switch contact points may overheat due to high internal electrical resistance caused by residue build up on the surface of the contact points. In the worst case, this overheating may cause the headlamps to become inoperative.

What are the hazards?

Critical driving situations.

What should consumers do?

All owners will be contacted individually by letter.

Supplier
Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited
Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure & Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure & Regional Development
Product category