Auto Recalls for Consumers

TOYOTA PRIUS Problems with Power Train, Service Brakes

 
Auto Recalls For Consumers

2010 TOYOTA PRIUS Problems & Complaints

Read complaint(s) filed for the 2010 TOYOTA PRIUS. These complaints & problems includes information received by NHTSA from consumers either directly or as recorded by the Vehicle Safety Hotline. This information may be used by NHTSA during the investigation process. You may file your own complaint for the 2010 TOYOTA PRIUS by calling the NHTSA Monday-Friday 8am to 8pm at (888) 327-4236, TTY: (800) 424-9153. You can also file your complaint online.

Vehicle Information (2201 Complaints)
Date reported Aug 14, 2012
Location KNOXVILLE, TN
Manufacturer TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION
Vehicle 2010 TOYOTA PRIUS
Transmission Not Specified
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Fuel type Hybrid Electric
Occurences 1
Crash involved N
Injuries 0
Deaths 0
Source Email
All Complaints

THE CONTACT OWNS A 2010 TOYOTA PRIUS. THE CONTACT STATED THAT WHENEVER BRAKING TO DRIVE OVER ANY UNEVEN ROAD SURFACE, THE BRAKING DISTANCE WAS INCREASED. THE CONTACT STATED THAT THE VEHICLE ALSO SEEMED TO PUSH FORWARD AS IF ANOTHER VEHICLE HAD ABRUPTLY CRASHED INTO THE REAR OF THE CONTACT'S VEHICLE. THE VEHICLE WAS NOT INSPECTED. THE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS 36,000 AND THE CURRENT MILEAGE WAS 38,216. THE CONSUMER STATED THE VEHICLE WAS INSPECTED BY TOYOTA. TOYOTA FOUND NO RECALLS OR FAILURES WITH THE VEHICLE. THE CONSUMER STATED TO THE SERVICE EMPLOYEE THE VEHICLE LUNGED, ALL LOOSE ITEMS FLEW BACK IN THE SEATS AND THE CONSUMER WAS THRUSTED AGAINST THE SEAT. THE SERVICE EMPLOYEE REPLIED THAT THE CONSUMER WAS MISTAKEN. UPDATED 09/20/2012

Now lower prices on ALL K&N products. Save up to 15% / $85.
Home  •  Car Recalls  •  Tires  •  Motorcycles  •  RVs  •  Commercial Vehicles  •  Car Seats  •  Complaints  •  Sitemap  •  Privacy Policy

Edmunds  •  Kelley Blue Book  •  SaferCar.gov  •  Consumer Recalls  •  Government Recalls
Follow arfc_recalls on TwitterRSS Feeds