Shocking News780,000 Toyota Vehicles Recalled:

Toyota announced that it is recalling 780,584 vehicles due to suspension issues.  According to a source, “the rear suspension arm in affected vehicles may rust, leading to eventual failure.”  Of course, this may increase the risk of a crash.

If you are the owner of a RAV4 sport utility vehicle or a Lexus HS 250h, keep reading!

Product Information:

  • Affected Models:
    • RAV4 sport utility vehicle
    • Lexus HS 250h
  • Model Year:
    • RAV4 models were made between 2006 and 2011
    • Lexus HS 250h models were made between October 2005 and September 2010
  • Number of Units Being Recalled: 780,584
  • Problem: Suspension issues

Suspension Arm Replacements

As part of the recall, Toyota has asked its dealers to replace suspension arms if any rust is found on them.  If you are the owner of the recalled pickup truck, contact your Toyota dealer.

Additional Information:

For information on the recall, customers may 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.

What to Do if You or a Loved One Has Been Harmed by a Defective Product:

If you or a loved one has become injured as a result of these vehicles, you may be entitled to compensation.  Potential damages may include things such as medical bills, property damage, and awards for pain and suffering.

Here at LawInfo.com, we have experienced attorneys specializing in products liability cases to help you if you have been injured by a defective product.

Most of the attorneys at LawInfo.com offer free initial consultations, so it would be advantageous to speak to a products liability attorney to discuss your potential legal claims.

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