Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Hilux 4x4 and Hilux 4x2 Hi Rider Diesel

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

Vehicles equipped with a Toyota genuine accessory auxiliary battery kit may experience damage to the mounting points on the fender apron caused by vibration when the vehicle is driven on rough roads.

What are the hazards?

This may cause the auxiliary battery assembly to move and interfere with surrounding engine wire harness, causing the wires to become damaged, resulting in illumination of warning lights and possible engine stall.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their local Toyota dealers to have the Toyota genuine accessory auxiliary battery kit & fender apron inspected and repaired.

Supplier
Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited
Traders who sold this product

Authorised Toyota Dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 29 September 2015 - 14 January 2017

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure & Regional Development
Product category