Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing is recalling 9,905 model year 2016-2018 Lexus GS F, model year 2018 LC500, and model year 2015-2018 Lexus RC F vehicles, equipped with 5.0L V8 2UR-GSE engines with two high pressure fuel pumps.
Specific operating conditions may result in damage to the pulsation damper in one of the high pressure fuel pumps, possibly causing a fatigue crack in the fuel pump cover.
A cracked cover may leak fuel, which, in the presence of an ignition source, can increase the risk of a fire.
What to do
Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the high pressure fuel pumps, free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin April 2, 2018.
Owners may contact Lexus customer service 1-800-255-3987. Toyota's numbers for this recall are J2B and JLB.