Toyota recalls the old Prius/Corolla, involving 3833 units
Recently, Toyota said it will recall 2.77 million vehicles in worldwide, Toyota recall of over one million second in the two months. In the domestic market, the Sichuan FAW Toyota Motor Co., Ltd. Changchun Fengyue, Toyota Motor (China) Investment Co., Ltd. submitted a recall report to the State General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine, and decided, to recall some of the Corolla and Prius sedan, a total of 3833, since December 13, 2012.
The recall is due to the connected toothed spline insufficient strength between steering wheel and steering machine parts (intermediate shaft) in the vehicle steering. If repeated played rudder by force in a low speed , parts joints will be loose. If you continue to use, the joints will produce severe wear, steering operation can not be carried out.
In addition, some imported and domestic Prius (Prius) the automobile hybrid system inverter use the electric water pump to make cooling, coil winding process failed causing the coil wire trauma. Corrosion trauma site due to the coil wire disconnected, the water pump stopped working cause the warning light lit. When a short circuit occurs between the coil line, causing the vehicle fuse is disconnected, the vehicle can not travel.
Fuzik products GPS Tracker, Window Closer and Push Start System have already successfully been adopted with most of TOYOTA cars, including VIOS, YARIS, COROLLA, CAMRY, REIZ, CROWN, HIGHLANDER, PRADO, LEXUS, LAND CRUIER, SEQUOIA, etc. half of them have been tested working with Can-Bus Push Start & Remote Start System
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