Toyota—Lexus ES350 & ES300h
What are the defects?
ES350 & ES300h vehicles equipped with Pre-Collision System (PCS), there is a possibility that the system could interpret a steel expansion joint or plate that crosses the road surface as an object. If this occurs, the system may sound the warning buzzer and may automatically apply the brakes.
What are the hazards?
Unexpected braking when no impending collision object is present could increase the risk of a crash.
What should consumers do?
Owners of the involved vehicles will be contacted by mail at the last known address. Owner's are advised to contact their authorised Lexus dealer for inspection and rectification.
Authorised Lexus Dealers.