Toyota Recall Avensis and RAV 4
December 5, 2017
Toyota Ireland is carrying out a voluntary recall of certain Avensis and RAV 4 motor vehicles.
For the Avensis this recall affects vehicles manufactured: between June 2016 and July 2016;
For the RAV 4, this recall affects vehicles manufactured: between August 2016 and November 2017.
With regards to these vehicles they are equipped with a 2.0 litre turbocharged diesel engine. The risk identified with these vehicles is a possibility that the bolts on the exhaust –side of the turbocharger assembly may not have been correctly tightened due to defective tightening equipment. As a result the bolts could loosen over time, causing insufficient sealing of the turbocharger and could allow gas leakage. There are 552 vehicles in Ireland affected by this recall.
What to do
Toyota Ireland will be contacting consumers affected by this recall, by letter. Should consumers need any further information, please contact Toyota Ireland on the following telephone number: 01 419 0222.
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