A loss of power steering assist could increase steering effort at low vehicle speeds, increasing the risk of a crash.

Steering — Electric Power Assist System
Steering — Electric Power Assist System

Date Announced
JUN 24, 2020
Vehicles Affected
46
Toyota Recall #
20TB11 / 20TA11
NHTSA Campaign #
20V373000
Summary
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2019-2020 RAV4 and 2020 RAV4 Hybrid vehicles equipped with electric power steering (EPS). Water may enter through the steering gear box cover and cause a loss of electric power steering assist.
Actions
Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the power steering gear box, free of charge. The recall began August 17, 2020. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-888-270-9371. Toyota's number for this recall is 20TB11 / 20TA11.
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