1997 Toyota Previa Recall Apr 04, 1997 | Due To A Clearance Between The Oil Separator Plate And The Differential

1997 Toyota Previa Power Train,driveline,differential Unit Recall | Apr 04, 1997

Due To A Clearance Between The Oil Separator Plate And The Differential Housing Of The Front Differential Unit, Oil Leakage At The Air Breather Plug Can Occur, When The Vehicle Is Operated Continuously Above 75 Miles Per Hour.

Oil Leakage Will Result In A Sufficiently Low Oil Supply To Cause Bearing Damage To The Front Differential Unit Leading To Eventual Seizure Of The Unit Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install A Modified Air Breather Plug To Prevent Such Oil Loss.

Owner Notification:owner Notification Is Expected To Begin Late-april 1997. Note:owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Toyota At 1-800-331-4331.also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on Apr 04, 1997 for 1997 Toyota Previa, manufactured by TOYOTA MOTOR CO., LTD., in response to Power Train,driveline,differential Unit problems.

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