Defects Prompt Recall of More than 1 Million Vehicles
- September 11, 2013
- Vehicle Defects
Toyota has recalled more than 1 million vehicles this week, including approximately 780,000 vehicles for a second time after a previous effort to fix a suspension and alignment problem that can increase the risk for a car accident proved ineffective.
If you or a loved one suffered severe injuries in a car accident that may have been caused by a faulty vehicle or negligent driver, the Dallas-Fort Worth personal injury attorneys at Guajardo & Marks are here to help you and your family seek the compensation you need. Please call us at (972) 774-9800 for your free consultation with one of our accomplished lawyers.
The Toyota recalls include:
- Certain 2006-2011 RAV4 sports utility vehicles (SUVs)
- Certain 2010 Lexus HS250h sedans
- Certain 2006-2010 Highlander hybrid vehicles
- Certain 2006-2008 Lexus RX400h crossover SUVs
- Certain 2007-2011 Lexus GS350 sedans
- Certain 2006-2011 Lexus IS350 and IS350c sedans
For detailed information on the recalled vehicles, please see the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recalls and defects page.
While most traffic accidents are the result of driver carelessness, defective motor vehicles and faulty vehicle components contribute to thousands of accidents and severe injuries every year. Our attorneys have an extensive record of success helping victims of catastrophic injuries—including those hurt in crashes caused by motor vehicle defects—and we have the knowledge, experience and resources to challenge auto manufacturers in court when settlement offers are inadequate for your needs.
If you were hurt or a family member was killed in a car accident that may have been due to a motor vehicle defect or negligent driver, please contact Guajardo & Marks today for your personal consultation.