Illustrative photo | source Toyota
Published on 23. 12. 2020
In vehicles equipped with projector headlights, the movable part for headlights’ dimming could be deformed due to an incorrect dimming process.
This may lead to an inability to switch from main-beam to dipped-beam or from dipped-beam to main-beam, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Toyota Yaris models affected by this recall were manufactured between 2. 6. 2020 – 19. 6. 2020.
Toyota recall code: 20SMD-075
Source: Rapex Alert 51/2020 A12/01820/20
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
This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type. First published in the Weekly overview reports of RAPEX
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.