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Nor I :(

I'm just getting over the Airbag recall for the wife's old Corolla which has been dragging on forever

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According to Toyota Australia's statement for the C-HR recall, on the 24th November 2017 they are posting out a letter of notification to all affected C-HR owners.

It pretty much impacts all Australian C-HR owners that had their vehicle built prior to 10th October 2017.

Fortunately this recall fix is fairly simple and does not require any mechanical work to be done to the car or its electronic park brake.  Toyota service centre's will only require to update the vehicle's  software (via the connector under the bonnet release latch) in order to reprogram the Skid Control ECU.  Should take around 30 mins or so.

Regards

Julian.

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3 hours ago, The Green Machine said:

Fortunately this recall fix is fairly simple and does not require any mechanical work to be done to the car or its electronic park brake.  Toyota service centre's will only require to update the vehicle's  software (via the connector under the bonnet release latch) in order to reprogram the Skid Control ECU.  Should take around 30 mins or so.

 

That's Good to know :smile:

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Only one recall so far... No bad for a new model on a new chassis.

Waiting for my letter.

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On 12/3/2017 at 9:28 PM, Surfsideminer said:

Only one recall so far... No bad for a new model on a new chassis.

Waiting for my letter.

My C-HR was built in June 2017, just over 6 months after initial production began in Japan in December 2016.  So I would have expected that they would have sorted out all the 'bugs' by the time my C-HR was built. 

Fortunately this recall is a simple fix that only requires reprogramming of the Skid Control ECU, and does not involve any mechanical work to be done to the vehicle or its electronic park brake.

I haven't received my recall letter as yet too.  I think Toyota Australia is posting these letters out progressively in batches based in order of VIN number or when the vehicle was sold, and not posting  out to all 4800 C-HR owners at once, otherwise Toyota service centres would be inundated in one hit to fix all these vehicles as opposed to spreading out the recall fix over several months.

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13 minutes ago, The Green Machine said:

So I would have expected that they would have sorted out all the 'bugs' by the time my C-HR was built. 

Expect nothing.

10+ year old cars still have issues(think airbags).

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Be thankful that it is a minor recall. You made the right decision and bought Toyota.

Hyundai and Kia are currently doing a major recall of 1.2M vehicles due to engine failures to check/repair and replace engines.

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Went to my online Dashboard:

See below for your vehicle’s past and outstanding recalls. Please contact your dealer if you have any questions.

  DATE PUBLISHED DESCRIPTION STATUS  
  November 2017 C-HR SKID CONTROL ECU REPROGRAM Outstanding DETAILS

 

Outstanding Recall Details:

  • Notification date: 20/11/2017

  • Recall code: GGG8x

  • Recall description: C-HR SKID CONTROL ECU REPROGRAM

  • What your Dealer will review:

  • NGX50 CVT CHECK CAL FILE ID

  • NGX50 CVT PROGRAM SKID CONTROL ECU

  • NGX50 CVT REPLACE + REFLASH ECU

 

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