Toyota runs an ad campaign called 'In about an hour' to remind owners about the Takata airbag inflator recall.
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|# of Recalls||Component Affected|
|2016 Scion FR-S||5||Equipment, Tires, Power Train, Electrical System||More Details|
|2016 Scion iM||2||Tires, Equipment||More Details|
|2016 Scion tC||4||Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Equipment, Tires||More Details|
|2015 Scion FR-S||4||Equipment, Power Train, Electrical System||More Details|
|2015 Scion tC||3||Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Equipment, Suspension||More Details|
|2015 Scion xB||2||Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Equipment||More Details|
|2014 Scion FR-S||3||Power Train, Electrical System, Equipment||More Details|
|2014 Scion tC||1||Service Brakes, Hydraulic||More Details|
|2014 Scion xB||2||Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Equipment||More Details|
|2013 Scion FR-S||5||Engine And Engine Cooling, Power Train, Electrical System, Equipment||More Details|
|2013 Scion iQ||2||Air Bags||More Details|
|2013 Scion tC||1||Service Brakes, Hydraulic||More Details|
|2013 Scion xB||2||Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Air Bags||More Details|
|2012 Scion iQ||2||Air Bags||More Details|
|2012 Scion tC||2||Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Equipment||More Details|
|2012 Scion xB||2||Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Air Bags||More Details|
|2011 Scion tC||1||Service Brakes, Hydraulic||More Details|
|2011 Scion xB||4||Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Air Bags, Visibility, Equipment||More Details|
|2011 Scion xD||1||Equipment||More Details|
|2010 Scion tC||2||Equipment||More Details||
Similar recall adjustments are expected from the 17 other affected automakers this week.
Toyota is recalling 6.5 million vehicles worldwide, including 2 million in the US, because the driver's side window power switch could overheat and cause a fire.
Toyota has announced a voluntary recall of 11,200 Scion iQ models from the 2012 and 2013 model years. According to the manufacturer, the problem with these pint-sized hatchbacks concerns the front passenger Occupant Classification System (OCS) weight sensor cables.
The Scion FR-S/Toyota GT86/Subaru BRZ triplets are being recalled due to an issue not with the car, but with the owner's manual: pages detailing the operation of the smart airbags contain a misprint. Although it's classified as a recall, owners don't need to take their cars to their dealers; Scion and Subaru will be sending the nearly 2,800 owners corrected pages that can be inserted in the manual. If you'd rather have your dealer do the Elmer's Glue work, they will have corrected pages that the
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Toyota's 'youth' division seems to be suffering the same recall woes as its parent company, which now includes 30,000 Scion tC coupes. It seems that when the key is in the 'ON' position or was removed within a minute and half, and the door is slammed shut, the side airbags may deploy.
When it rains, it pours... Tuesday was not a good day for Toyota. On top of the recall investigation we reported earlier, The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safey Administration announced that it is investigating problems with the glass moonroof in the Toyota Scion tC model. The NHTSA has received nine reports of the moonroof shattering, with one person slightly injured by falling glass.