2005 Toyota Avalon Recall May 16, 2005 | On Certain Passenger Vehicles, The Steering Yoke Was Not Welded To

2005 Toyota Avalon Steering,column Recall | May 16, 2005

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, The Steering Yoke Was Not Welded To The Steering Shaft. If The Vehicle Is Operated In This Condition, There Is A Possibility That The Yoke May Come Off From The Shaft, And Could Result In A Loss Of Vehicle Steering Control.

Loss Of Control Of The Vehicle Could Result In A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Steering Yoke And Shaft Weld Condition, And Replace The Steering Column Assembly Free Of Charge. The Recall Began On May 2, 2005. Owners May Contact Toyota At 1-800-331-4331.

Toyota Recall No. Ssc 50f.customers May Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline At 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), Or Go To Http://www.safercar.gov.

This recall was issued on May 16, 2005 for 2005 Toyota Avalon, manufactured by TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Steering,column problems.