Fire Risk Sparks Toyota Hybrid Recall

Toyota is recalling 200,000 of its hybrid vehicles in the U.S. because of an electrical system defect that could cause a fire. Affected are these models produced between June 2015 and May 2018:

  • Prius
  • Prius plug-in hybrid
  • C-HR SUV

Owners should start receiving letters this month. Dealers will fix the problem for free. To see if your vehicle is affected, go here and enter your VIN number. The total number of vehicles affected by this recall is more than one million world wide.