Due to an improper weld, the gas needed to inflate the driver’s knee air bag may escape from the inflator.
A defective inflator may increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
The recall began March 7, 2016.
Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331.
Toyota’s number for this recall is GLA.
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.