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Toyota Motor Corporation - Lexus ISF MY2013-2014, LX MY2013-2015, IS, GS and LS MY2013-2018, NX MY2014-2015, RC MY2014-2019, LC MY2017-2018 and RX MY2017-2019 Recall

A recall notice for Lexus ISF MY2013-2014, LX MY2013-2015, IS, GS and LS MY2013-2018, NX MY2014-2015, RC MY2014-2019, LC MY2017-2018 and RX MY2017-2019 supplied by Toyota Motor Corporation as the fuel pump on affected vehicles may stop operating. If the fuel pump stops working, warning lights and messages may display on the instrument panel, and the engine may not run smoothly. This can result in the vehicle stalling and the vehicle may not be able to be restarted.

Toyota Motor Corporation - Lexus ISF MY2013-2014, LX MY2013-2015, IS, GS and LS MY2013-2018, NX MY2014-2015, RC MY2014-2019, LC MY2017-2018 and RX MY2017-2019

PRA No.

2020/18243

Date published

6 Apr 2020

Campaign number

VGG05

Product description

Lexus IS-F (USE20)
Model Years 2013-2014
22 affected vehicles

Lexus LX (URJ201)
Model Years 2013-2015
226 affected vehicles

Lexus IS (ASE30 and GSE31)
Model Years 2013-2018
2 113 affected vehicles

Lexus GS (ARL10, GRL10/11/12 and GWL10)
Model Years 2013-2018
264 affected vehicles

Lexus LS (USF40, GVF50, VXFA50 and UVF4#)
Model Years 2013-2018
149 affected vehicles

Lexus NX (AGZ1#)
Model Years 2014-2015
829 affected vehicles

Lexus RC (ASC10 and GSC10)
Model Years 2014-2019
498 affected vehicles

Lexus LC (GWZ100 and URZ100)
Model Years 2017-2018
81 affected vehicles

Lexus RX (GGL2# and GYL2#)
Model Years 2017-2019
2 428 affected vehicles

Total of 6 610 affected vehicles

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

See attached VIN lists

VIN list - Lexus IS-F.xlsx (12.08 KB)

VIN list - Lexus LX.xlsx (16.25 KB)

VIN list - Lexus IS.xlsx (54.34 KB)

VIN list - Lexus GS.xlsx (17.28 KB)

VIN list - Lexus LS.xlsx (14.93 KB)

VIN list - Lexus NX.xlsx (28.06 KB)

VIN list - Lexus RC.xlsx (21.78 KB)

VIN list - Lexus LC.xlsx (13.25 KB)

VIN list - Lexus RX.xlsx (60.15 KB)

What are the defects?

The fuel pump on affected vehicles may stop operating. If the fuel pump stops working, warning lights and messages may display on the instrument panel, and the engine may not run smoothly. This can result in the vehicle stalling and the vehicle may not be able to be restarted.

What are the hazards?

A loss of power while driving could increase the risk of a crash, which may cause injury to the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Lexus will contact affected owners in writing with an interim notification advising of this safety recall and will re-contact once parts become available requesting that owners make an appointment at their preferred Lexus dealer for repairs, free of charge. Parts are expected to become available progressively from June 2020. Owners of affected vehicles should update their contact details with Lexus if these have changed so that future communications can be received.

For further information, consumers can contact their preferred Lexus dealer or contact the Lexus Customer Assistance Centre on 1800 023 009 (Monday to Friday, 8am-6pm AEST).

Supplier

Toyota Motor Corporation

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Lexus dealers

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

  • 27 September 2013 - 29 February 2020

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.