Toyota is going to recall more than million vehicles Prius models and C-HR worldwide due to a possible fire, writes The Wall Street Journal.
The company has recognized the defect, caused by problems during Assembly. He touched hybrid models: Prius, Prius gas-electric Prime and C-HR, issued primarily in 2016-2018.
It is known that the feedback will relate to several countries around the world. The biggest party will be withdrawn in the United States — with 192 thousand cars. It is noted that the repair will be free for owners of defective vehicles.
Toyota fears were confirmed due to the recent incident in Japan. Then because of a defect with the wiring harness caught fire one car. As a result of incident nobody has suffered.
This is not the first time in 2018, when Toyota recalled their cars. In may, Russia had recalled 7.6 thousand vehicles, including luxury Lexus brand, due to the defective airbags. In August they added another 20 thousand cars for the same reason in Russia and 181.8 thousand in China.
Video, photo All from Russia.