2016 Toyota Highlander Recalls

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    16V775000
    Recall Date
    10/24/2016
    Component
    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FLUID
    Summary

    Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain model year 2016 Highlander vehicles manufactured May 26, 2016, to September 16, 2016. The brake fluid level sensor may not be connected to the wire harness, preventing the sensor from detecting the brake fluid level. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 135, "Light Vehicle Brake Systems."

    Consequence

    If the brake fluid level is low and is not detected, the braking performance may be decreased, increasing the risk of a crash.

    What Owners Should Do

    Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, as necessary, connect the wire harness to the sensor, free of charge. The recall began November 14, 2016. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota's number for this G03.

  • Recall Number
    18E107000
    Recall Date
    11/27/2018
    Component
    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
    Summary

    Fujian Wanda Automobile Glass Industry (Wanda) is recalling certain aftermarket Replacement Windshields sold for use in 2014-2018 Toyota Highlander vehicles. The windshields have an attached wire harness that water may leak into, possibly causing damage to the vehicle's Engine Control Module (ECM).

    Consequence

    The ECM damage may result in the engine stalling, increasing the risk of a crash.

    What Owners Should Do

    Wanda will notify owners, and service centers will replace the windshields, and inspect the ECM for damage, having it replaced, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 10, 2019. Owners may contact Wanda customer service at 1-864-281-2760.

  • Recall Number
    16V420000
    Recall Date
    06/09/2016
    Component
    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
    Summary

    Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC (SET) is recalling certain model year 2016 Toyota Camry and Highlander, 2015-2016 Toyota Tundra, Scion FR-S, and tC vehicles. The Load Carrying Capacity Modification Label may not reflect the correct added weight of the installed accessories. As a result, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 110, "Tire Selection and Rims for Passenger Cars."

    Consequence

    An incorrect label may lead an owner to overload the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

    What Owners Should Do

    SET will notify owners, and provide a corrected label for placement over the inaccurate label, free of charge. The recall began on July 14, 2016. Owners may contact SET customer service at 1-866-405-4226.

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.

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