Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited—Toyota RAV4

PRA number

2012/13422

Published date

Product description

Toyota RAV4 - ACA33, ACA38 and GSA33 model vehicles
Identifying features
See attached VIN list

Other identifying numbers

See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

Following an "in-service" rear wheel alignment, it is possible that the adjustable rear suspension arm may be insufficiently tightened.

What are the hazards?

The threads on the rear suspension arm may wear, potentially causing the arm to separate while in motion and resulting in loss of vehicle control at speed.

What should consumers do?

Customers will receive a letter instructing them to take their vehicle to their preferred Toyota dealer for inspection and installation of rear suspension arm retaining clips.

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Toyota dealers

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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