Toyota Recalls Almost 700K Vehicles Due To Faulty Fuel Pumps

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If you own certain  2018 or 2019 Toyota models, be advised that a massive recall has been initiated by the company here in the United States.  The vehicles are being recalled due to faulty fuel pumps which could fail, resulting in the engine to stall.

Here is the latest information from the Associated Press:

DETROIT (AP) – Toyota is recalling nearly 700,000 vehicles in the U.S. because the fuel pumps can fail and cause engines to stall. That can increase the risk of a crash.

The recall covers certain 2018 and 2019 Lexus LS 500, LC 500, RC 350, RC 300, GS 350, IS 300, ES 350, LX 570, GX 460, and RX 350 models. Also included are certain 2018 and 2019 Toyota 4Runner, Camry, Highlander, Land Cruiser, Sequoia, Sienna, Tacoma, and Tundra models. Some 2019 models also are affected including the Avalon and Corolla.

Toyota is still developing repairs. Owners will be notified by mail in mid-March.