The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: 1706/10

Product:  Passenger car - iQ

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Batch number / Barcode: 

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Toyota

Type / number of model:  Model year: 2008 to 2010. <a href="http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/images/rapex/2010-w46/2010-w46_18-vins.pdf">See attached VIN-numbers.</a>

Risk type: Injuries
The product poses a risk of injuries because under certain specific driving conditions, the electric power steering warning light may come on and the required effort to turn the steering wheel may increase.

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer. (By: Other)

Description:  Passenger car

Country of origin: Japan

Alert submitted by: Portugal

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Ireland, Denmark, Germany, Norway, Slovenia, The Netherlands, Iceland, Finland, Estonia, Hungary, Greece, Lithuania, Malta, Sweden