toyota recalls 6.5 million vehicles for window switch defect - power window system
Toyota Motor Companyis recalling 6.
5 million cars around the world will overheat, melt and cause fires due to defective power window switches.
In the United States, it is reported that a person with a hand burn was injured in connection with the defect.
The Japanese carmaker said in an email on Wednesday that the recall included two recalls.
7 million vehicles in North America, 1.
Europe 2 million, Japan 600,000.
The models involved are: Yaris, Corolla, Matrix, Camry, RAV4, Highlander, Tundra, etc.
Toyota said the defect was caused by improper spraying of grease during the manufacture of the electrical contact module.