Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Toyota Prius

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

Affected vehicles have an engine wire harness connected to the hybrid vehicle Power Control Unit located within the engine compartment. A portion of the wire harness could contact the connector cover and wear over time, causing an electrical short circuit.

What are the hazards?

If sufficient heat is generated, there is an increased risk of a vehicle fire.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by Toyota Australia, asking them to contact a Toyota Dealership to arrange inspection and rectification of the engine wire harness free of charge.

Consumers who require further information can contact their preferred Toyota Dealer or contact the Toyota Recall Assist Helpline on 1800 987 366 (Monday to Friday, 8am-6pm AEST).

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Toyota Dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 27 November 2015 - 14 May 2018

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category