2020-2021 BMW Supra Potential Fuel Tank Leak Recall Interim Notice 20TA16

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2020-2021 BMW Supra Potential Fuel Tank Leak

On November 12, 2020 BMW filed a Defect Information Report (DIR) with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) informing the agency of their intent to conduct a voluntary Safety Recall on 2020-2021 model year Supra vehicles.

Condition:
The fuel tank in the subject vehicles may not have been welded properly and could leak fuel. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can result in the risk of a fire.

Remedy:
Toyota is currently preparing the remedy for this issue. When the remedy is available, Toyota dealers will replace the fuel tank with a new one FREE OF CHARGE. At this time, Toyota estimates the remedy can be available in January 2021.

Covered Vehicles:
There are approximately 35 vehicles covered by this Safety Recall. There are no vehicles in Puerto Rico involved in this Safety Recall.

Owner Letter Mailing Date:
Toyota will notify owners by early January 2021.


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the condition?

The fuel tank in the subject vehicles may not have been welded properly and could leak fuel. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can result in the risk of a fire

Are there any warnings that this condition exists?
No. However, if a fuel leak occurs, drivers may notice fuel under the vehicle or smell a fuel odor.

What is Toyota going to do?
Toyota is currently preparing the parts and repair instructions for the remedy. When the remedy becomes available, any authorized Toyota dealer will replace the fuel tank with a new one FREE OF CHARGE.

When will the remedy become available?
Toyota is currently preparing the parts and repair instructions for the remedy. At this time, Toyota estimates that the remedy can be available in January 2021

Which and how many vehicles are covered by this Safety Recall?
There are 35 vehicles covered by this Safety Recall.

What if I previously paid for repairs related to this Safety Recall?
Reimbursement consideration instructions will be provided in the owner letter.

What if I have additional questions or concerns?
If you have additional questions or concerns, please contact the Toyota Brand Engagement Center at 1-888-270-9371 Monday through Friday, 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, Saturday 7:00 am to 4:30 pm Central Time.
 
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