According to reports, Toyota has stated that grease inside the shift lever assembly could transfer to other internal components. This could lead to the vehicle rolling away when it should be in park, thereby increasing the risk of accident or injury.
Toyota will repair the affected vehicles at no cost to the owner, and affected customers will be notified by mail by mid-December.
Toyota has included the following model years in the rollaway recall:
All recalled vehicles were sold in the United States.