1999 Toyota Towing Hitch Kit Recall Apr 19, 1999 | Towing Hitch Kits And Aftermarket Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converters For Use

1999 Toyota Towing Hitch Kit Trailer Hitches Recall | Apr 19, 1999

Towing Hitch Kits And Aftermarket Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converters For Use On 1998-1999 Lexus Lx470, And Toyota Land Cruisers. Due To Inadequate Waterproofing Performance And Improper Installation Location Of The Converter, Which Is Mounted On The Exterior Of The Vehicle, An Electrical Short Circuit Could Occur If Water Enters The Converter Housing.

The Short Circuit Can Cause A Failure Of The Converter, And If A Trailer Is Being Towed At The Time, Can Also Cause Failure Of The Trailer Lights.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Converter.

Owner Notification Began May 17, 1999.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 Apr 19, 1999 for 1999 Toyota Towing Hitch Kit, manufactured by TOYOTA MOTOR CO., LTD., in response to Trailer Hitches problems.

1999 Toyota Trailer Harness Recall Apr 19, 1999 | Towing Hitch Kits And Aftermarket Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converters For Use

1999 Toyota Trailer Harness Trailer Hitches Recall | Apr 19, 1999

Towing Hitch Kits And Aftermarket Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converters For Use On 1998-1999 Lexus Lx470, And Toyota Land Cruisers. Due To Inadequate Waterproofing Performance And Improper Installation Location Of The Converter, Which Is Mounted On The Exterior Of The Vehicle, An Electrical Short Circuit Could Occur If Water Enters The Converter Housing.

The Short Circuit Can Cause A Failure Of The Converter, And If A Trailer Is Being Towed At The Time, Can Also Cause Failure Of The Trailer Lights.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Converter.

Owner Notification Began May 17, 1999.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 Apr 19, 1999 for 1999 Toyota Trailer Harness, manufactured by TOYOTA MOTOR CO., LTD., in response to Trailer Hitches problems.

2001 Toyota Trailer Harness Converter Recall Aug 01, 2001 | Equipment Description: This Recall Is For Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converters

2001 Toyota Trailer Harness Converter Trailer Hitches Recall | Aug 01, 2001

Equipment Description: This Recall Is For Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converters Installed By Dealers Or For Installation On 1999-2000 Toyota Tundra And Tacoma Vehicles. The Connectors Integrate The Vehicle’s Tail Lights, Brake Lights, And Turn Signal Lights With Those Equipped On The Trailer, Are Defective. Affected Part Numbers Are: Pt207-34000, Pt207-34002, Pt207-04981, And Pt214-04985. In The Tundra Vehicles, The Circuitry Utilized In The Converter Was Inadequate To Properly Manage Vehicle And/or Trailer-side Voltage Spikes. If The Converter Is Exposed To A Voltage Spike, It May Cause An Electrical Short Or Open Circuit Within The Converter. In The Tacoma Vehicles, Due To Deficient Waterproofing And Improper Installation Location Of The Converter, Which Is Mounted In The Lower Portion Of The Tailgate Cavity Of The Vehicle, An Electrical Short Circuit Will Occur If Water Enters The Converter Housing.

An Electrical Short Or Open Circuit Can Cause A Fault In The Converter And A Non-operational Condition Of The Trailer Lights. If The Vehicle Is Driven Without Trailer Lights, It May Be Difficult For Other Drivers To See The Trailer, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Notify The Customers And Install A Redesigned Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converter Free Of Charge. Owner Notification Began August 27, 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 Aug 01, 2001 for 2001 Toyota Trailer Harness Converter, manufactured by TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Trailer Hitches problems.

2001 Toyota Tundra Recall Aug 01, 2001 | Equipment Description: This Recall Is For Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converters

2001 Toyota Tundra Trailer Hitches Recall | Aug 01, 2001

Equipment Description: This Recall Is For Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converters Installed By Dealers Or For Installation On 1999-2000 Toyota Tundra And Tacoma Vehicles. The Connectors Integrate The Vehicle’s Tail Lights, Brake Lights, And Turn Signal Lights With Those Equipped On The Trailer, Are Defective. Affected Part Numbers Are: Pt207-34000, Pt207-34002, Pt207-04981, And Pt214-04985. In The Tundra Vehicles, The Circuitry Utilized In The Converter Was Inadequate To Properly Manage Vehicle And/or Trailer-side Voltage Spikes. If The Converter Is Exposed To A Voltage Spike, It May Cause An Electrical Short Or Open Circuit Within The Converter. In The Tacoma Vehicles, Due To Deficient Waterproofing And Improper Installation Location Of The Converter, Which Is Mounted In The Lower Portion Of The Tailgate Cavity Of The Vehicle, An Electrical Short Circuit Will Occur If Water Enters The Converter Housing.

An Electrical Short Or Open Circuit Can Cause A Fault In The Converter And A Non-operational Condition Of The Trailer Lights. If The Vehicle Is Driven Without Trailer Lights, It May Be Difficult For Other Drivers To See The Trailer, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Notify The Customers And Install A Redesigned Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converter Free Of Charge. Owner Notification Began August 27, 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 Aug 01, 2001 for 2001 Toyota Tundra, manufactured by TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Trailer Hitches problems.

2001 Toyota Tacoma Recall Aug 01, 2001 | Equipment Description: This Recall Is For Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converters

2001 Toyota Tacoma Trailer Hitches Recall | Aug 01, 2001

Equipment Description: This Recall Is For Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converters Installed By Dealers Or For Installation On 1999-2000 Toyota Tundra And Tacoma Vehicles. The Connectors Integrate The Vehicle’s Tail Lights, Brake Lights, And Turn Signal Lights With Those Equipped On The Trailer, Are Defective. Affected Part Numbers Are: Pt207-34000, Pt207-34002, Pt207-04981, And Pt214-04985. In The Tundra Vehicles, The Circuitry Utilized In The Converter Was Inadequate To Properly Manage Vehicle And/or Trailer-side Voltage Spikes. If The Converter Is Exposed To A Voltage Spike, It May Cause An Electrical Short Or Open Circuit Within The Converter. In The Tacoma Vehicles, Due To Deficient Waterproofing And Improper Installation Location Of The Converter, Which Is Mounted In The Lower Portion Of The Tailgate Cavity Of The Vehicle, An Electrical Short Circuit Will Occur If Water Enters The Converter Housing.

An Electrical Short Or Open Circuit Can Cause A Fault In The Converter And A Non-operational Condition Of The Trailer Lights. If The Vehicle Is Driven Without Trailer Lights, It May Be Difficult For Other Drivers To See The Trailer, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Notify The Customers And Install A Redesigned Trailer Towing Wire Harness Converter Free Of Charge. Owner Notification Began August 27, 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 Aug 01, 2001 for 2001 Toyota Tacoma, manufactured by TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Trailer Hitches problems.

1993 Toyota Land Cruiser Recall July 22, 1993 | The Weld On The Receiver Unit Of The Trailer Hitch Can Break.

1993 Toyota Land Cruiser Trailer Hitches Recall | July 22, 1993

The Weld On The Receiver Unit Of The Trailer Hitch Can Break.

If The Failure Occurs, The Trailer Can Separate From Thetowing Vehicle, And Could Result In A Vehicle Crash Without Warning.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Replace The Trailer Hitch.

System: Trailer Hitch.equipment Description: Reese Class Ii Trailer Hitch, Part No. 06070.note: If Your Vehicle Is Presented To The Dealer From Whom You Purchased Theitem On An Agreed Service Date And The Remedy Is Not Provided Or The Remedy Does Correct The Safety-related Defect Or Noncompliance, Please Contact Reese Products Warranty Department At 1-800-326-1090, Ext. 203. Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on July 22, 1993 for 1993 Toyota Land Cruiser, manufactured by REESE PRODUCTS, INC, in response to Trailer Hitches problems.