1. 2016 Toyota Prius PARKING BRAKE NHTSA Campaign #16V741000

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 14, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 91,585

    Summary: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Prius vehicles manufactured August 6, 2015, to October 3, 2016. The affected vehicles are equipped with a foot-operated parking brake system that has a parking brake cable that may disengage.

    Consequence: If the parking brake cable disengages from the mechanism and the transmission is left in a gear other than 'Park' while the ignition is on and the driver leaves the vehicle, the vehicle may roll unexpectedly, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will install a clip at the parking brake cable end to prevent the cable from disengaging, free of charge. The recall began November 10, 2016. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-888-270-9371. Toyota's number for this recall is G01. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V741000 »

  2. 2016 Toyota Prius AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL NHTSA Campaign #16V672000

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 7,817

    Summary: Toyota Motor Engineering and Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain model year 2016 Toyota Prius vehicles manufactured November 30, 2015, to June 14, 2016. An air bag inflator manufacturing error may result in the inadvertent partial inflation of the front passenger air bag.

    Consequence: A front passenger air bag that unintentionally inflates can increase the risk of a crash or injury.

    Actions: Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag assembly, free of charge. The recall began November 10, 2016. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota's number for this recall is G0W. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V672000 »