Toyota sa9d no accidents, injuries or deaths have been reported as a result of the glitch.
Toyota didn't reveal the recall's financial impact. The automaker said the process to repair the glitch is not extensive and should only take about 40 minutes.
Toyota has been challenged with other recalls in recent years, as well as the debilitating effects of last year's earthquake and tsunami in Japan on its supply chains.
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