Post Profile






Green Car, Black Eye: Toyota Prius Recall Targets Potentially Deadly Brake Issue

Toyota shoehorned a lot of cutting-edge technology into the current-generation Prius, but the fuel-sipping vehicle has a low-tech Achilles Heel. The automaker is recalling 340,000 2016 and 2017 Prius models to fix a potentially deadly parking brake problem, the Associated Press reports (via USA Today). In the Prius, it could lead to “sudden acceleration” of a […] The post Green Car, Black Eye: Toyota Prius Recall Targets Potentially Deadly Brake Issue appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
read more

share

Related Posts


Recall Alert: 2010 Toyota Prius and Lexus HS 250h

Vehicles / Cars : Kicking Tires

Toyota is recalling around 87,000 model-year 2010 Prius hatchbacks and Lexus HS 250h sedans to fix a braking issue. According to the automaker, the brake pressure accumulator could develop a crack due to fatigue or internal vibratio...

2015-16 Toyota Prius recalled for parking brake fix:: 300 vehicles affected

Vehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Toyota Australia has issued a recall for 304 of its current-generation 2015 to 2016 model-year Prius vehicles over concerns the parking brake could be faulty. According to the Japanese manufacturer, the affected vehicles are equippe...

2010 Lexus HS 250h And Toyota Prius Models Involved In Recall

Vehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

Toyota has issued a voluntary recall on certain versions of its Lexus HS 250h and Prius hybrid vehicles due to an issue with the cars’ brakes. The recall affects all 2010 model year HS 250h and Prius hybrids, of which there are appr...

Toyota Recalling 87,000 Toyota Prius and Lexus HS 250h Models for Potential Brake Problems

Vehicles / Cars : Automotive.com Blog

If you own a 2010 Toyota Prius or Lexus HS 250h, we have some news that may make you cringe a little. Both vehicles are getting recalled for a potential fault in their brake pressure accumulators, which affects around 87,000 of the ...

Toyota recalls 340,000 Prius hybrids for faulty brakes

Vehicles / Automotive Industry News : Autoblog

There are no deaths or injuries officially connected to this issue yet. Continue reading Toyota recalls 340,000 Prius hybrids for faulty brakes Toyota recalls 340,000 Prius hybrids for faulty brakes originally appeared on Autoblog o...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC