Toyota—Genuine Lexus Detachable Towing Hitch

Identifying features

Genuine Lexus detachable towing hitch part number - PZ408-S1552-00 are affected. The part number label is marked on a bracket mounted next to the tow hitch housing.

What are the defects?

In some cases the Lexus detachable towing hitch may develop a crack when under severe mechanical stress.

What are the hazards?

The detachable towing hitch may fracture, posing a hazard to drivers and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners of all affected vehicles that may have the Genuine Lexus detachable towing hitch fitted will be notified by mail at their last known address. Where the Genuine Lexus detachable towing hitch is fitted, owners are asked to contact the nearest authorised Lexus dealer for inspection & replacement, which will be performed at no cost to owners.

Supplier
Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited
Traders who sold this product

Authorised Lexus dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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