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2016 Toyota Highlander recall G03

Toyota Recall G03: Brake Fluid Level Sensor Inoperative/FMVSS 135

2016 Toyota Highlander

If the brake fluid level is low and is not detected, the braking performance may be decreased, increasing the risk of a crash.

Service Brakes, Hydraulic — Fluid
Electrical System — Wiring

Summary
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain model year 2016 Highlander vehicles manufactured May 26, 2016, to September 16, 2016. The brake fluid level sensor may not be connected to the wire harness, preventing the sensor from detecting the brake fluid level. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 135, "Light Vehicle Brake Systems."
Actions
Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, as necessary, connect the wire harness to the sensor, free of charge. The recall began November 14, 2016. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota's number for this G03.
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Date Announced
OCT 24, 2016
Vehicles Affected
7,056
Toyota Recall #
G03
NHTSA Campaign #
16V775000
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