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2010 TOYOTA COROLLA RECALL (SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER)

Make: Toyota
Model Year: 2010
Model: COROLLA
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V396000
Component: SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER
Potential Number of Vehicles Affected: 7,749
Owner Notified Date: N/A
Report Received Date: 06/02/2016
Record Creation Date: 06/02/2016

2010 Toyota COROLLA DEFECT SUMMARY

Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC (SET) is recalling certain 2005-2011 4Runner, Highlander, Sequoia, and Sienna, 2005-2010 Avalon and Tundra, 2006-2008 Camry Solara, 2006-2011 Rav4 and Tacoma, 2007-2010 FJ Cruiser, 2009-2010 Venza, 2010-2012 Prius, 1988-1990 and 2005-2010 Camry, and 1989 and 2009-2010 Corolla vehicles equipped with aftermarket accessory seat heaters with a copper strand heating element. The electrical wiring in the seat heaters may be damaged when the seat cushion is compressed.

2010 Toyota COROLLA DEFECT CONSEQUENCE SUMMARY

If damaged, the copper strand heating element may short circuit, increasing the risk of a fire.

2010 Toyota COROLLA RECALL CORRECTIVE SUMMARY

SET will notify owners, and dealers will disconnect the seat heaters, free of charge, and refund the purchase price of the seat heater accessory. The recall is expected to begin on July 14, 2016. Owners may contact SET customer service at 1-866-405-4226. SET number for this recall is SET16B.
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.

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