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2016 TOYOTA PRIUS RECALL (ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING)

Make: Toyota
Model Year: 2016
Model: PRIUS
NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V579000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
Potential Number of Vehicles Affected: 192,347
Owner Notified Date: N/A
Report Received Date: 09/05/2018
Record Creation Date: 09/05/2018

2016 Toyota PRIUS DEFECT SUMMARY

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Toyota Prius vehicles. A portion of the engine wire harness connected to the hybrid Power Control Unit (PCU), could contact the cover at this connection and wear, causing an electrical short circuit.

2016 Toyota PRIUS DEFECT CONSEQUENCE SUMMARY

An electrical short can increase the risk of a fire.

2016 Toyota PRIUS RECALL CORRECTIVE SUMMARY

Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the engine wire harness assembly and replace it if damage is found. A protective sleeve or protective tape will be included to prevent any future damage. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 30, 2018. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-888-270-9371. Toyota's number for this recall is J0T.
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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