Toyota is recalling about 3,400 model year 2019 Corolla Hatchbacks.
The torque converter in the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) could fail, resulting in a loss of motive power increasing the risk of crash.
What to do
Toyota is currently obtaining parts to replace the Direct Shift-CVT with a new one containing a new torque converter not affected by this issue at no cost to customers. Owners of all recalled vehicles will will be notified by first-class mail.
The recall is expected to begin in mid-February.
Owners may contact Toyota at (800) 331-4331