2013 Scion iQ Recalls

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    12V528000
    Recall Date
    11/08/2012
    Component
    AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE
    Summary

    TOYOTA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012-2013 SCION IQ VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JULY 31, 2011, THROUGH OCTOBER 12, 2012. THE CABLE FOR THE OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM (OCS) MAY BECOME DAMAGED WHEN SLIDING THE PASSENGER SEAT FORWARD OR BACKWARD.

    Consequence

    IF THE CABLE FOR THE OCS BECOMES DAMAGED, THE FRONT PASSENGER AIRBAGS MAY NOT DEPLOY OR THEY MAY DEPLOY INAPPROPRIATELY FOR THE PASSENGER'S SIZE AND POSITION. THIS COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF PERSONAL INJURY DURING THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE CRASH NECESSITATING AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT.

    What Owners Should Do

    TOYOTA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL INSTALL A PROTECTIVE COVER ON THE OCS WEIGHT SENSOR CABLE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN DECEMBER 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT TOYOTA AT 1-800-331-4331.

  • Recall Number
    12V528000
    Recall Date
    11/08/2012
    Component
    AIR BAGS
    Summary

    TOYOTA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012-2013 SCION IQ VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JULY 31, 2011, THROUGH OCTOBER 12, 2012. THE CABLE FOR THE OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM (OCS) MAY BECOME DAMAGED WHEN SLIDING THE PASSENGER SEAT FORWARD OR BACKWARD.

    Consequence

    IF THE CABLE FOR THE OCS BECOMES DAMAGED, THE FRONT PASSENGER AIRBAGS MAY NOT DEPLOY OR THEY MAY DEPLOY INAPPROPRIATELY FOR THE PASSENGER'S SIZE AND POSITION. THIS COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF PERSONAL INJURY DURING THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE CRASH NECESSITATING AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT.

    What Owners Should Do

    TOYOTA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL INSTALL A PROTECTIVE COVER ON THE OCS WEIGHT SENSOR CABLE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN DECEMBER 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT TOYOTA AT 1-800-331-4331.

What Should You Do?

Contact your dealer as soon as possible
Every recall is serious, so it’s important that you contact an authorized service center as soon as possible to make an appointment to get it fixed.