On Wednesday, Toyota Motor Corporation announced the recall of 6.5 million vehicles around the world in order to correct the defect power window control switch in car models such as the compact car Yaris / Vitz, Corolla, Camry and others.
According to the management of the largest Japanese automotive corporation that is part of the central components of the switch it is likely to have been damaged by inconsistent during the manufacturing process.Remains of the electrical contacts may accumulate and cause a short circuit. This in turn may cause overheating switch, and possibly cause a fire, the company said.
Among other models subject to the recall, cars Matrix, RAV4, Highlander, Tundra Sequoia, and Scion XB. The vehicles were manufactured between January 2005 and December 2010.
The automaker also reported a separate recall of approximately 140,000 of vehicles and models Crown Crown Majesta in Japan because of the failures that may result in accidental opening of the hood.
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