Toyota—Genuine Lexus Detachable Towing Hitch
What are the defects?
In some cases the Lexus detachable towing hitch may develop a crack when under severe mechanical stress.
What are the hazards?
The detachable towing hitch may fracture, posing a hazard to drivers and other road users.
What should consumers do?
Owners of all affected vehicles that may have the Genuine Lexus detachable towing hitch fitted will be notified by mail at their last known address. Where the Genuine Lexus detachable towing hitch is fitted, owners are asked to contact the nearest authorised Lexus dealer for inspection & replacement, which will be performed at no cost to owners.
Authorised Lexus dealers
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.