Toyota has introduced a recall together with the 2022 Toyota Tundra full-size pickup truck and the Lexus NX compact luxurious SUV. It includes 84,000 automobiles complete and is expounded to the digital parking brakes.
The problem is that the parking brakes could not have interaction or disengage accurately. This might imply that the automobile may very well be left stationary with out the brake on, making it doable for the automobile to roll away. This might find yourself hitting and/or pinning somebody, doubtlessly fatally. The same state of affairs led to the loss of life of actor Anton Yelchin.
The repair is easy, and naturally free. Homeowners of affected automobiles can go to their Toyota or Lexus seller the place a technician will replace the automobile’s ECU. Toyota will probably be notifying house owners by October of the this yr. Homeowners can even verify toyota.com/recall, lexus.com/recall or nhtsa.gov/recalls with their VIN or license plate quantity for recall data.