Karachi: Indus Motor Corporate (IMC), the makers of Toyota Corolla in Pakistan, introduced a national ‘provider marketing campaign’ for tens of hundreds of its automobiles over a suspected inaccurate gasoline pump mechanism, advising shoppers to have their automobiles checked at accepted dealerships.
The advance was once showed to Trade Recorder by way of IMC Leader Government Officer Ali Asghar Jamali who stated that the “gasoline pump mechanism in some Toyota automobiles might fail to perform”.
“This will result in low or no gasoline provide to the automobile techniques resulting in stoppage of the automobile or a beginning downside. The engine test mild will display the caution,” Jamali instructed Trade Recorder.
“Even supposing the gasoline pump failure fee has been very low, Toyota has made up our minds to exchange the gasoline pumps in (the) whole vary.”
The IMC leader government maintained that affected gasoline pumps will likely be changed freed from value at approved dealerships.
Background analysis performed suggests over 140,000 Toyota automobiles – most commonly other variants of Corolla – might be affected.
The breakdown of all automobiles that may be affected:
Toyota Corolla Altis 1.6L variant: manufactured between June 2017 and June 2020
Toyota Corolla 1.3 and the 1.8L variants: manufactured between January 2018 and June 2020
Toyota Fortuner petrol variants: manufactured between August 2017 and January 2020
Toyota Land Cruiser: made of December 2013 to January 2019
Toyota Prado petrol variant: made of October 2013 to February 2015 and from June 2018 to April 2019
Toyota Hiace: made of June 2018 to December 2018
Toyota Camry: made of June 2018 to July 2018