RECALL 22LA02 – Potentially Missing Spot-Welds – 2022 Lexus

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Lexus) is recalling certain

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April 13, 2022 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 22V238000

Missing Welds May Cause Shock Absorber to Separate

A separated shock absorber can cause a loss of vehicle stability, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V238

Manufacturer Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing


Potential Number of Units Affected 4,215


Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Lexus) is recalling certain 2022 NX250, NX350, NX350h, and NX450h+ vehicles. Missing spot-welds between the body panels and the front shock absorber mounting areas may cause the front shock absorber to separate from the mounting area.


The remedy is currently under development. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed June 6, 2022. Owners may contact Lexus customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Lexus’s number for this recall is 22LA02.


Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to

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