Toyota—Toyota Prius NHW20 Intermediate Shaft No.1

Identifying features

Please see the attached VIN list.

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.

Supplier
Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited
Traders who sold this product

Toyota authorised dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 May 2003 - 30 April 2009

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Product category