We dislike to rain on the parade of Toyota RAV4 owners, but 423,500 of the crossovers are getting recalled in the US for a problem with their windshield wipers. Specifically, the campaign covers 421,000 examples of the 2009-2012 RAV4 and two,500 units of the 2012-2014 RAV4 EV There adapters enabling are no reviews of accidents or injuries from the problem.

I drive truck lengthy haul from Alberta to Texas weekly through Montana and Wyoming and I get to see some quite gnarly climate! These Wiper Shakers“ produced last winter so much less demanding! It's a excellent issue remaining ready to see! Robert Kearns takes on the Detroit automakers who he claims stole his idea for the intermittent windshield wiper.

I had my windshield replaced on April 7. On Jan 10 all of my dashboard brake lights came on (Brake, ABS, stability management) and my rear brake lights stopped working. The Toyota area mechanic informed me that my windshield had been leaking, most likely since April, and the water had corroded the sensor mechanism that tells the car that the brakes are on. Restore at least $400, not counting removal and substitute of the windshield.

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