RECALL: More Than 18,000 Lexus Hybrid Vehicles Could Suddenly Lose Power

A component within the hybrid transaxle assembly may short circuit

RECALL: More Than 18,000 Lexus Hybrid Vehicles Could Suddenly Lose Power
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November 1, 2017

Toyota is recalling approximately 18,130 model year 2010 Lexus HS 250h Hybrid vehicles.

What's the problem?

A component within the hybrid transaxle assembly may short circuit and result in a reduction or a complete loss of available power for moving the vehicle.

A complete loss of motive power can increase the risk of a crash.

What happens next?

Lexus will notify owners of the recalled Lexus HS 250h Hybrid vehicles beginning in mid to late November 2017. Dealers will then replace the hybrid vehicle transaxle assembly at no cost to vehicle owners.

For further details on this recall, contact Lexus customer service at (800) 255-3987—reference recall number HLE.