Recalls & Defects For 2017 Lexus ES



Vehicle Report: 2017 Lexus ES

Recalls & Defects

Recall Subject: Steering:linkages:tie ROD Assembly

Report Receipt Date: 06/29/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v415000

Summary
Toyota motor engineering & manufacturing (toyota) is recalling certain 2017 lexus es350 vehicles. the right-hand side tie rod lock nut may loosen over time.

Consequence
If the lock nut loosens, the tie rod may separate causing a loss of steering and increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the lock nut and, if it is found loose, replace the lock nut, steering gear assembly, and tie rod assembly, free of charge. the recall began on july 26, 2017. owners may contact toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. toyota's number for this recall is hlc.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.



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