TOYOTA RAV4 EV 2014: SEAT BELTS:REAR

Make : TOYOTA Model : RAV4 EV Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2012-07-24 - 2014-08-29
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V096000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-06-24 Date Received by ODI: 2016-02-19 Date Added to Database: 2016-02-19
Manufacturers Involved: Toyota Motor Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: G0F
Component: SEAT BELTS:REAR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1123752
Summary:
      Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing "Toyota" is recalling certain model year 2006-2012 RAV4 vehicles manufactured July 28, 2005, to December 19, 2012, and 2012-2014 RAV4 EV vehicles manufactured July 24, 2012, to August 29, 2014. In the event of a frontal collision, the rear seat belts for the outboard seats may be cut by the seat cushion frame.
Consequence:
      A cut seat belt may not properly restrain the seat occupant, increasing their risk of injury in a crash.
Remedy:
      Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will install a protector over both rear seat cushion frames, free of charge. The recall began on June 24, 2016. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota's number for this recall is G0F.
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.