The recall information below is provided directly from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
|US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID:|| 00V103|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected:|| 7,000|
On certain pickup trucks distributed by Gulf States Toyota and equipped with a Tekonsha trailer hitch wiring harness and converter, an electrical short circuit can occur if water enters the converter housing. This short circuit could cause a failure of the converter, and if a trailer is being towed at the time, can also cause inoperative trailer lights.Remedy:
Dealers will replace the wire harness and converter. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification was to begin during May 2000. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Gulf States Toyota at 1-800-444-1074.
Dates of Manufacture:
April 1999 - March 2000
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