Toyota—Toyota Prius NHW20 Intermediate Shaft No.1
What are the defects?
Due to insufficient harness treatment of some extension shafts, the splines that connect the extension shaft to the steering gear box may deform over time.
What are the hazards?
The defect may result in reduced steering control, posing a potential traffic hazard to the driver and other road users.
What should consumers do?
Owners of the involved vehicles will be notified by mail at their last known address. Owners are advised to contact their authorised Toyota dealership for inspection and rectification.
Toyota authorised dealers
- 1 May 2003 - 30 April 2009