Toyota is keeping on top of things by issuing two, small recalls on
2015 model year vehicles.
TOYOTA RECALLS CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2015 YARIS AND TACOMA VEHICLES
TORRANCE, Calif., February 17, 2015 Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A.,
Inc., today announced it will conduct a safety recall of approximately
230 Model Year 2015 Yaris hatchbacks and approximately 20 Model Year
2015 Tacoma TRD Pro model pickup trucks.
In the involved Yaris vehicles, the rear axle bearing bolts may not
have been tightened sufficiently during vehicle assembly. If a bolt is
loose and falls off during vehicle operation, the bolt could damage
rear brake components, resulting in reduced brake performance or
potential wheel lock up, which could increase the risk of a crash.
The Tacoma TRD Pro model pickup trucks were distributed to dealers in
Puerto Rico without the correct B-pillar tire placard indicating the
tire size and recommended cold tire inflation pressure for the front
and rear tires. An improperly inflated tire can increase the risk of a
Toyota is not aware of any crashes, injuries, or fatalities caused by