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2010 Lexus HS 250h recall

Lexus Recall : Fuel System Integrity/FMVSS 301

2010 Lexus HS 250h

Fuel leakage, in the presence of an ignition source, could result in a fire.

Fuel System, Gasoline — Storage

Summary
TOYOTA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010 HS250h LEXUS VEHICLES FOR FAILING TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 301, "FUEL SYSTEM INTEGRITY." WHEN THE VEHICLE WAS ROTATED FOLLOWING A CRASH TEST AS REQUIRED, THE AMOUNT OF FUEL LEAKAGE EXCEEDED THE ALLOWABLE LIMITS.
Actions
Toyota will notify owners and dealers will repair the affected vehicles by installing a newly designed protector component for the fuel filler inlet pipe free of charge. The safety recall began on August 9, 2010. Owners may contact Lexus at 1-800-255-3987.
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Date Announced
JUN 25, 2010
Vehicles Affected
17,801
NHTSA Campaign #
10V285000
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