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Lexus Recall SSC 5LB: Toyota/FMVSS 108/Drl

2005 Lexus LX 470

This condition could blind the driver of a vehicle driving in the opposite direction, increasing the risk of a crash.

Exterior Lighting — Headlights

Summary
Certain sport utility vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment." The daytime running lights do not meet luminous intensity standard.
Actions
Dealers will install a resistor, which will decrease the luminous intensity of the drl. Owner notification began June June 10, 2005. Owners should contact Lexus at 1-800-255-3987.
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Date Announced
SEP 08, 2004
Vehicles Affected
75,395
Lexus Recall #
SSC 5LB
NHTSA Campaign #
04V434000
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