Toyota Motor Corp. reportedly plans to recall 1.41 million vehicles worldwide, its largest callback ever. The majority of the vehicles, 1.27 million, were sold in Japan. The auto maker blames a faulty headlight-switching system for the recall. There are some 16 models, including the Corolla, on the callback list. All were built from May 2000-August 2002. Toyota says the recall will not impact its earnings severely, as “the headlight switch is not that expensive,” a company spokesman ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.