Recalls

Toyota
# of Recalls Component Affected
2018 Toyota Prius 1 Electrical System More Details
2017 Toyota Prius 3 Electrical System, Tires, Parking Brake More Details
2016 Toyota Prius 7 Electrical System, Air Bags, Hybrid Propulsion System, Parking Brake More Details
2014 Toyota Prius 3 Hybrid Propulsion System, Electrical System More Details
2013 Toyota Prius 3 Hybrid Propulsion System, Electrical System More Details
2012 Toyota Prius 8 Hybrid Propulsion System, Air Bags, Seats, Electrical System, Equipment More Details
2011 Toyota Prius 8 Hybrid Propulsion System, Air Bags, Seats, Electrical System More Details
2010 Toyota Prius 12 Hybrid Propulsion System, Air Bags, Seats, Electrical System, Service Brakes, Service Brakes, Air, Equipment More Details
2009 Toyota Prius 9 Air Bags, Seats, Engine And Engine Cooling, Hybrid Propulsion System, Steering, Equipment, Vehicle Speed Control More Details
2008 Toyota Prius 6 Engine And Engine Cooling, Hybrid Propulsion System, Steering, Equipment, Vehicle Speed Control More Details
2007 Toyota Prius 6 Engine And Engine Cooling, Hybrid Propulsion System, Steering, Equipment, Vehicle Speed Control More Details
2006 Toyota Prius 8 Engine And Engine Cooling, Hybrid Propulsion System, Steering, Equipment, Vehicle Speed Control, Air Bags More Details
2005 Toyota Prius 8 Engine And Engine Cooling, Hybrid Propulsion System, Steering, Equipment, Vehicle Speed Control, Air Bags More Details
2004 Toyota Prius 8 Engine And Engine Cooling, Hybrid Propulsion System, Steering, Vehicle Speed Control, Air Bags, Exterior Lighting More Details
2003 Toyota Prius 1 Steering More Details
2002 Toyota Prius 2 Steering, Engine And Engine Cooling More Details
2001 Toyota Prius 3 Steering, Engine And Engine Cooling More Details

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An earlier recall didn't solve the problem

An earlier recall didn't solve the problem

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2016-2018 Prius hybrid unit harnesses could wear and short-circuit

Toyota will recall some 192,000 vehicles in the United States to mitigate a fire risk related to hybrid power unit harnesses.

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2016, 2017 model year vehicles affected.

There are no deaths or injuries officially connected to this issue yet.

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428,000 Toyota Prius and Lexus CT200h models in US, no emissions recall stateside.

The Basics: Toyota America issued a recall for certain 2010 - 2012 Toyota Prius and Toyota Prius Plug-In models, plus 2011 and 2012 Lexus CT200h models because of a potential fault in the side curtain airbag. This recall affects 1.43 million cars globally. A second recall for the Prius, Auris, Lexus CT200h, Lexus HS250h, and various other models pertain to the emissions control system. Over time, the evaporative emissions system could develop cracks that could lead to fuel leaks when the gas ta

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Toyota is recalling 625,000 Prius models worldwide for faulty hybrid ECU software. The issue affects 109,000 units of the 2012-2014 Prius V in the US. In some cases, it can cause the vehicles to stop functioning while driving.

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Toyota is recalling 5,000 Prius V models over a faulty passenger-side airbag sensor that may not detect a passenger in the event of an accident.

Software glitch could cause vehicles to stall

Toyota is recalling 1.9 million hybrid Prius cars globally for a software glitch that could cause the vehicle to stall.

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Toyota has announced a set of voluntary recalls covering 960,000 Prius, RAV4, Tacoma and Lexus RX350 models in the United States to address two separate issues. Worldwide, Toyota will have to recall a total of 1.9 million Prius cars.

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Toyota is surely readying its trial lawyers, as the Japanese giant is officially headed to court in a pair of cases relating to its unintended acceleration fiascos of 2009 and 2010.

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The Detroit News is reporting that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will investigate some 561,000 Toyota Prius models for potentially defective steering shafts. The affected hybrid models are from the 2004-2009 model years. The story indicates that NHTSA is weighing whether or not to grant a defect petition, which claims that Toyota incorrectly assembled the hatchback's steering linkage.

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Toyota is recalling sixteen models from the 2009 to 2013 model years over a potential issue with passenger seat airbag calibration. In spite of the large number of different Toyotas covered by the recall, just 3,235 units are included. These were vehicles installed with accessories like leather seat covers and headrest DVD systems by Southeast Toyota Distributors, and during the modifications the passenger seat occupant sensor system might not have been calibration tested. If the sensors aren't

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Automotive News reports Toyota is recalling a total of 2.77 million vehicles worldwide for faulty water pumps and steering system issues. A total of 670,000 of those are 2004-2009 Prius hybrids sold in the US. Those vehicles are headed back to the dealer, where technicians will inspect the intermediate shaft in the steering column for deformed splines and replace the shaft if necessary. Around 350,000 of those same models will also be inspected for a faulty electric water pump. In some cases, th

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Toyota engineers have worked hard to get the emissions that come out of the tailpipe of the Prius V down to a low level, but that doesn't mean everything is copacetic with the car's exhaust system. To fix a known problem, Toyota has announced a service campaign for the Prius V, both in the U.S. and Japan.

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Toyota is recalling 106,000 Prius models built between 2001 and 2003. A total of 52,000 of those units were sold in the States.

Somehow, we're guessing that the "any publicity is good publicity" cliche isn't ringing particularly true with Toyota these days. That said, we do have to give some props to the automaker for being open about the current state of its recent recall woes. According to Toyota, roughly 3.2 million of its many recall notices have been fulfilled.

Ever since the whole Toyota recall debacle exploded late in 2009, one of the company's biggest problems has been the way it has responded to the problems. Many have criticized Toyota for either ignoring the problems or pretending that there is nothing wrong, but the company is now seeking to address that appearance by setting up rapid response teams to deal with reported incidents of unintended acceleration.

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The past few days have seen a new rash of stories about Toyotas run amok. First, a 2009 Venza struck a house in Hamilton, Ontario. According to The Hamilton Spectator, the driver said he lost control of the vehicle after experiencing uncontrolled acceleration. While 2009-2010 Venzas were recalled for the infamous floor-mat issue, police have yet to determine whether the Hamilton incident was a result of faulty hardware or driver error. No one was injured.