RECALL KLF – Potential Loss of Power Brake Assist – 2019 Lexus

July 24, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V544000

Loss of Stability Control, Brake Assist/FMVSS 126

Deactivation of the vehicle stability control system or a loss of braking assist increases the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V544

Manufacturer Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing

Components ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL, SERVICE BRAKES

Potential Number of Units Affected 6,925

 

Summary

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2019 Lexus LS500, LC500, ES300h, UX250h, LS500h, Toyota Prius, RAV4 HV, 2019-2020 Toyota Prius Prime, and 2020 Corolla HV vehicles. The brake booster pump may fail causing a deactivation of the Vehicle Stability Control system and a loss of braking assist. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 126, “Electronic Stability Control Systems.”

 

Remedy

Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the brake booster pump, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 9, 2019. Toyota owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-888-270-9371 and Lexus owners may contact Lexus customer service at 1-800-255-3987. Toyota’s numbers for this recall are K1L/K0L. Lexus’ numbers for this recall are K2F/KLF.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

 

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10 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
LEXUS ES300H 2019
LEXUS LC500 2019
LEXUS LS500 2019
LEXUS LS500 H 2019
LEXUS UX250 HYBRID 2019
TOYOTA COROLLA HYBRID 2020
TOYOTA PRIUS 2019
TOYOTA PRIUS PRIME 2019-2020
TOYOTA RAV4 HYBRID 2019

5 Associated Documents

Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-19V544-5898.pdf 298.421KB

Download (PDF, 291KB)


Miscellaneous Document – July 24, 2019 NONCOMPLIANCE INFORMATION REPORT

RMISC-19V544-8456.pdf 158.35KB

Download (PDF, 155KB)


Non-Compliance Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V544-1026.PDF 220.524KB

Download (PDF, 215KB)


Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc) – SAFETY (NONCOMPLIANCE) RECALL K0L (Interim Notice K1L)

RCMN-19V544-9206.pdf 465.54KB

Download (PDF, 455KB)


Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc) – Lexus – SAFETY (NONCOMPLIANCE) RECALL KLF (Interim Notice K2F)

RCMN-19V544-4059.pdf 683.562KB

Download (PDF, 668KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V544&docType=RCL


 

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STP 18668 Heavy Duty DOT 3 Brake Fluid, 32 fl oz, Ounces
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ATE 706202 Original TYP 200 Racing Quality DOT 4 Brake Fluid - 1 Liter
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  • Makes brake fluid changing intervals of up to 3 years possible
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Prestone 32 Ounce AS401 DOT 3 Synthetic Brake Fluid-32 oz
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Lucas Oil 10826 Brake Fluid - 1 Quart
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LUCAS OIL 10827 12 ounce Brake Fluid
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Castrol SRF Racing Brake Fluid - 1 Liter 12512
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  • Very high boiling point (312 degree centigrade / 594 degree Fahrenheit)
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Last update on 2019-12-11 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last update on 2019-12-11 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

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