Recalls & Defects For 2017 Toyota Highlander



Vehicle Report: 2017 Toyota Highlander

Recalls & Defects

Recall Subject: Tires:temporary/Emergency Spare Tire

Report Receipt Date: 05/02/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v295000

Summary
Gulf states toyota, inc. (gulf states) is recalling certain 2017 4runner , 86, avalon, camry, camry hybrid, corolla, corolla im, highlander, highlander hybrid, prius, prius c, rav4, rav4 hybrid, sienna and yaris vehicles. the spare tire air pressure was not adjusted to the proper pressure as stated on the tire pressure label.

Consequence
A spare tire that is not inflated to the proper value may not perform as intended, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Gulf states will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the spare tires, adjusting their pressure as necessary, free of charge. the recall began june 15, 2017. owners may contact gulf states customer service at 1-800-444-1074. toyota's number for this recall is 17r2.

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.


Recall Subject: Equipment

Report Receipt Date: 08/23/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v520000

Summary
Gulf states toyota, inc. (gst) is recalling certain 2017 toyota highlander and highlander hybrid vehicles equipped with accessory roof rail cross bars. the fasteners for the roof rails may not be torqued properly.

Consequence
The roof rails may loosen and possibly detach from the vehicle, becoming a road hazard and increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Gst will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and properly torque the fasteners, free of charge. the recall began september 29, 2017. owners may contact gst customer service at 1-800-444-1074. gst's number for this recall is 17r3.

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.


Recall Subject: Electrical System

Report Receipt Date: 11/27/2018
NHTSA Campaign: 18e107000

Summary
Fujian wanda automobile glass industry (wanda) is recalling certain aftermarket replacement windshields sold for use in 2014-2018 toyota highlander vehicles. the windshields have an attached wire harness that water may leak into, possibly causing damage to the vehicle's engine control module (ecm).

Consequence
The ecm damage may result in the engine stalling, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Wanda will notify owners, and service centers will replace the windshields, and inspect the ecm for damage, having it replaced, as necessary, free of charge. the recall began january 29, 2019. owners may contact wanda customer service at 1-864-281-2760.

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.


Recall Subject: Fuel System, Gasoline:delivery:fuel Pump

Report Receipt Date: 11/04/2020
NHTSA Campaign: 20v682000

Summary
Toyota motor engineering & manufacturing (toyota) is recalling certain 2018-2019 4runner, 2019-2020 avalon, 2019 corolla hatchback, 2017-2019 highlander, 2018-2020 camry, 2020 corolla, 2018-2019 land cruiser, 2017-2020 tacoma, 2019-2020 rav4, 2019-2020 sequoia, 2017-2020 sienna, 2019-2020 tundra, 2018-2020 lexus es350, 2017 lexus gs200t, 2017-2019 lexus gs350, 2019 lexus gs300, 2018-2020 lexus lc500h, 2019-2020 lexus ls500, 2018-2019 lexus gx460, 2017 lexus is200t, 2019 lexus is300, 2019 lexus is350, 2018-2020 lexus lc500, 2018 lexus ls500, 2019 lexus ls500h, 2018-2019 lexus lx570, 2017 lexus rc200t, 2019 lexus rc300, rc350, 2017 and 2019-2020 lexus rx350, 2018-2020 rx350l, 2019 lexus ux200, 2018-2019 lexus nx300 vehicles. the low-pressure fuel pump inside the fuel tank may fail.

Consequence
If the fuel pump fails, the engine can stall while driving, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump assembly with an improved one, free of charge. interim notices informing owners of the safety risk were mailed beginning november 23, 2020. owners will receive a second notice when the remedy becomes available. owners may contact toyota customer service at 1-888-270-9371 or lexus customer service at 1-800-255-3987. note: this recall is an expansion of recall 20v-012. toyota's number for this recall is 20ta02. lexus' number for this recall is 20la01.

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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