Toyota recalling small number of 2014 FJ Cruisers for possible steering failure

Toyota recalling small number of 2014 FJ Cruisers for possible steering failure

February 6, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Filed under: Recalls , Toyota , Safety , United States , SUV Toyota is recalling about 120 units of the 2014 FJ Cruiser because the steering intermediate shaft can fail. If this happens, it would cause drivers to lose control. Continue reading Toyota recalling small number of 2014 FJ Cruisers for possible steering failure Toyota recalling small number of 2014 FJ Cruisers for possible steering failure originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 06 Feb 2015 10:14:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink

Toyota recalls 209,000 FJ Cruisers over seatbelt issue

Toyota recalls 209,000 FJ Cruisers over seatbelt issue

March 17, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Filed under: SUV , Government/Legal , Recalls , Safety , Toyota Toyota has announced that it will be issuing a substantial recall of the FJ Cruiser for a problem that could cause the front seatbelt retractors to separate from the vehicle body. This recall will apply to all FJ Cruisers – from 2007 through 2013 – totaling around 209,000 units. The problem stems from the FJ Cruiser’s pillarless door opening design that has the front-occupant seatbelts attached to the rear doors. Toyota says that when the rear doors are “repeatedly and forcefully closed,” the retractor could completely separate from the door frame. While there is no information about this recall from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration yet, Toyota says that there have been no accidents or injuries associated with this issue. No specific fix or recall date are given, but the official press release is posted below . Continue reading Toyota recalls 209,000 FJ Cruisers over seatbelt issue Toyota recalls 209,000 FJ Cruisers over seatbelt issue originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 16 Mar 2013 10:58:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink

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