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Toyota ProAce (2019)

Published on 23. 12. 2020

Problem description:

The rear seat’s locking mechanism may not function properly.

As a result, the seat may inadvertently slide in the event of an accident, increasing the risk of injury.

The Toyota ProAce models affected by this recall were manufactured between 19. 11. 2019 – 5. 12. 2019.

Toyota recall code: 20SMD-099

Source: Rapex Alert 51/2020 A12/01822/20

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Type of alert Serious
Make Toyota
Model ProAce
Production period 19. 11. 2019 - 5. 12. 2019
Risk Injury
Type/number of model PROACE –WMI: YAR, Range by frame number: VDS – VAYHV# - GZ167169-GZ168226, VEAHK#- GZ167261-GZ168469, VEAHX#- GZ167129-GZ168486, VEEHZ#-GZ167075-GZ168506;
Country of origin Belgium
Alert submitted by Bulgaria
Products were found and measures were taken also in see the source
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex 20201218

What the owner should do?

If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Toyota dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

Check the vehicle's history

UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.

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