An incorrect load information label can result in the operator overloading the vehicle and increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V831000
Manufacturer Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
Potential Number of Units Affected 649
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Toyota 4Runner and Tundra, 2018 Toyota Highlander, RAV4 and Lexus GX460 and 2017 Toyota Sienna and Tacoma vehicles. These vehicles may have incorrect load carrying capacity modification labels. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 110, “Tire Selection and Rims.”
Toyota will notify owners and provide them with corrected labels, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 15, 2018. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota’s numbers for this recall are H0Z for Toyota vehicles, and HLF for Lexus vehicles.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.