Toyota Proace, Proace Verso Van / passenger car

Recall published
2017-02-13
Brand
Product title
Van / passenger car
Proace, Proace Verso
Product description
Van / passenger car
Risk
1. Incorrect fuel cap seal installation could lead to fuel leakage. 2. Incorrect front shock absorber to hub tightening could affect the vehicle handling. 3. The earth cable attachment point for the airbag control unit may not be properly tightened which could lead to the airbags malfunctioning. 4. The bolts holding the steering valve on the steering rack may be missing or incorrectly tightened which could affect the steering. 5. Incorrect tightening of one of the nuts fixing the brake pedal to the brake booster could lead to a sudden loss of brake assistance. 6. Water could leak into the cabin and reach the airbag module leading to unexpected airbag deployment. 7. Wheel bolt looseness could lead to the wheel detaching during driving.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Barcode
Production year: 2016
Model number
EC-type approval numbers:
Proace: e2*2007/46*0538*01, e2*2007/46*0538*03
Proace Verso: e2*2007/46*0537*01, e2*2007/46*0537*02.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Injuries
Country of origin
France
RAPEX Reference
A12/0162/17
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Portugal