Safety Recall H0U – Inverter Assembly Replacement – 2016 Toyota Prius

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling

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Improperly Bolted Hybrid Capacitor may cause Stall

If the capacitor was not properly secured, vibrations from driving the vehicle may damage the capacitor, shutting down the hybrid system, causing a loss of motive power and increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V658

Manufacturer Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing


Potential Number of Units Affected 6


Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2016 Prius vehicles. A capacitor within the hybrid system may not have been properly bolted to the inverter housing.


Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the inverter, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin by early December 2017. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota’s number for this recall is H0U.


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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