TOYOTA 4RUNNER 2018: STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD

Make : TOYOTA Model : 4RUNNER Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2014-12-05 - 2017-10-26
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V763000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-01-17 Date Received by ODI: 2017-11-29 Date Added to Database: 2017-12-01
Manufacturers Involved: Toyota Motor Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: SET17C
Component: STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 431
Summary:
      Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC "SET" is recalling certain 2015-2018 Toyota 4Runner vehicles equipped with an accessory Billet Grille Overlay installed by SET or provided by SET and installed by SET dealers. The U-nut that secures the overlay grille may fracture, allowing the Billet Grille Overlay to detach from the vehicle.
Consequence:
      If the Billet Grille Overlay detaches while driving, it can become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      SET will notify owners, and dealers will replace the securing U-nuts with upgraded hardware, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 26, 2018. Owners may contact SET customer service at 1-866-405-4226. SET's number for this recall is SET17C.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.