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NHTSA Campaign ID:  05V483000
Component:  Visibility: Sun Roof Assembly
Manufacturer:  Toyota Motor North America, Inc.
Scion TC
Recall Date:
Potential Number of Units Affected: 71,392
Defect Summary:
On certain passenger vehicles equipped with a glass wind deflector, the deflector, if impacted by a projectile, such as road debris, while driving with the wind deflector in the upward-tilted position at highways speeds, may shatter and separate from the frame.
Consequence Summary:
Pieces of the wind deflector glass may separate from the frame and fall upon the vehicle occupants causing driver distraction and/or injury.
Corrective Summary:
Dealers will inspect the wind deflector and apply a plastic film to the inside of the deflector glass. The recall is expected to begin during late October 2005. Owners should contact Toyota at 1-800-331-4331.

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