2001 Toyota Echo Recall Oct 10, 2001 | Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles Equipped With An Automatic Transmission.

2001 Toyota Echo Service Brakes, Hydraulic,power Assist,vacuum Recall | Oct 10, 2001

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles Equipped With An Automatic Transmission. Due To A Unique Combination Of Conditions Which Consist Of Cold Ambient Temperatures, Load Applied From Air Conditioner And Other Electrical Devices, And Immediately After Starting The Engine, There Is A Possibility That The Vacuum In The Intake Manifold Could Be Insufficient For The Brake Booster.

When The Brake Is Applied Under This Combination Of Conditions, Vacuum Assist To The Brakes Would Decrease, And The Increased Pedal Pressure Required Could Lead To An Increase In Vehicle Stopping Distance.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Brake Booster And Front Brake Pads. Owner Notification Began October 29, 2001. 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 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on Oct 10, 2001 for 2001 Toyota Echo, manufactured by TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Service Brakes, Hydraulic,power Assist,vacuum problems.

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