Recall Watch: The Latest Automotive Safety Recalls

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2022-23 Toyota Tacoma
Manufacturer: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
Number of vehicles affected: 75,316
Report Date: July 21, 2022
Issue: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2022-2023 Tacoma vehicles. One or more of the individual welds in the upper child seat anchors may be insufficient. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 225, “Child Restraint Anchorage System.” An insufficient weld may prevent the child seat from being anchored properly, allowing the seat to move during a sudden stop or crash, increasing risk of injury.
Solution: The remedy is currently under development. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed September 02, 2022.
Contact: Owners may contact Toyota’s customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota’s number for this recall is 22TB09/ 22TA09.

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