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1998 Toyota Camry
3 Recalls & Safety Reports
Recall List for the 1998 Toyota Camry
Official recalls have been issued for the 1998 Toyota Camry by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.
Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Toyota service department immediately!
If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Toyota customer service.
1998 Toyota Camry EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS NHTSA Campaign #09E025000
Summary: Dope, Inc. Is recalling 42,540 combination corner and bumper lamp assemblies of various part numbers sold for use as aftermarket equipment for various passenger vehicles. These headlamps fail to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment." These lamps do not contain the required amber side reflectors.
Consequence: Decreased lighting visibility may result in a vehicle crash.
Actions: Dope, Inc. Will notify owners and offer a full refund for the noncompliant combination lamps. The safety recall began on July 28, 2009. Owners may contact dope, Inc. At 1-626-272-1798. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #09E025000 »
1998 Toyota Camry VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL NHTSA Campaign #01V012000
Summary: Vehicle description: Passenger vehicles equipped with cruise control and V6 engines, and built at one of two lines at the Kentucky plant. The accelerator cable housing could be deformed at the cruise control actuator-to-throttle body connection. The accelerator inner-cable could wear away and eventually break.
Consequence: This could allow the throttle to return to idle or remain in its most recent position regardless of accelerator pedal operation, increasing the risk of a crash.
Actions: Dealers will replace the accelerator cable. Owner notification began February 23, 2001. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Toyota at 1-800-331-4331. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #01V012000 »
1998 Toyota Camry STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR NHTSA Campaign #99V307000
Summary: Vehicle description: Passenger vehicles. The steering wheel set nut may not have been sufficiently tightened causing steering vibration and looseness.
Consequence: This can result in a loss of vehicle control.
Actions: Dealers will tighten the steering wheel set nut. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #99V307000 »
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