2015 Scion FR-S recall G0E

Scion Recall G0E: Key May Be Removed When Not In Park/FMVSS 114

2015 Scion FR-S

If the key can be removed from the ignition when the transmission is not in the "Park" position, the vehicle could roll away increasing the risk of a crash and occupant or pedestrian injuries.

Power Train — Automatic Transmission — Park/Neutral Start Switch
Electrical System — Ignition

Summary
Toyota Motor Company (Toyota) is recalling certain model year 2013-2016 Toyota Scion FR-S vehicles manufactured March 13, 2012, to January 14, 2016 and equipped an automatic transmission and ignition key. Vehicles with a push-to-start button are not affected. In the affected vehicles, it may be possible to remove the ignition key without the transmission being in the "Park" position. As such, these vehicles fail to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 114, "Theft Protection and Rollaway Prevention."
Actions
Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the ignition key/transmission interlock wiring connections, correcting them as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on March 7, 2016. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota's number for this recall is G0E.
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Date Announced
FEB 10, 2016
Vehicles Affected
25,706
Scion Recall #
G0E
NHTSA Campaign #
16V075000
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