MEC COMES DOWN ON LEXUS
Citing a defect in the inflatable device of airbags for the front passenger, the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) announced the recall of the 2010-2011 Lexus IS-F, 2009-2011 Lexus IS-Convert /GX460, and the 2006-2011 Lexus ES350/IS250 vehicles last month.
The move, according to MEC, is aimed at protecting the rights of consumers. The ministry has also urged all customers to report all violations to the Consumer Protection and Anti-Commercial Fraud Department which receives complaints and suggestions through its communication channels.
As far as the defect in the Lexus cars is concerned, the ministry said it will ensure that the implementation of the procedures and the repair work in the cars are carried out.