Toyota and Lexus called today (4) a call involving recall 3,145 units of Corolla, 470 units of the Prius hybrid and 53 units of the Lexus CT 200h due to a problem in the fuel tank with risk of fire.
According to a statement released by the company, it was found the possibility of a crack in the channel through which the gas flow from the fuel tank, when full, may show some leakage. If this occurs, there is a risk of fire.
Manufacture: 24/10/2007 to 23/12/2009
Last 8 digits of the chassis: 95,000,501 to 95,006,459 and A5006460 to A5008075
Manufacture: 16/07/2012 to 02/04/2015
Last 8 digits of the chassis: from the D1579250 D1703224 and F1847469 to F1927577
Lexus CT 200h
Manufacture: 16/07/2012 to 01/20/2015
Last 8 digits of the chassis: from the D2114786 D2149496 of the E2176195 E2208114 and F2211147 to F2231483
The repair should be scheduled from July 25, consisting of the replacement of the entire fuel pump and control of evaporative emissions. The estimated time for service is approximately two hours. For more information, companies provide phones 0800 703 02 06 (Toyota) and 0800 5398 727 (Lexus) and site www.toyota.com.br and www.lexus.com.br.