UMW Toyota Motor has announced a recall involving the Toyota Hilux and Fortuner for a brake booster inspection and replacement.

The recall involves a total of 12,997 units of the Hilux (11,571 units) and Fortuner (1,426 units) made between July 2018 and January 2019.

It’s been found that the resin pistons in the brake booster of the Hilux and Fortuner could compromise the vehicle’s braking performance. Replacements will be made at no charge.

Owners of the affected vehicles will be notified via mail. For further information, owners can contact any authorised Toyota Service Centre or call the Toyota Freephone at 1800-8-TOYOTA (869682).