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

Alert number: A12/1386/18

Product:  Van

Name: Proace

Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles concerned were manufactured between June 2016 and December 2017.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Toyota

Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: E2*2007/46*0537* and E2*2007/46*0538*; type: V

Risk type: Injuries
The trailer coupling device can become deformed if a trailer is used.
If this occurs, it may become difficult to control the vehicle and the trailer might become detached from the vehicle.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  Van. Company recall code: 18SMD-061

Country of origin: France

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, Sweden