Recalls and TSBs

Toyota Tacoma Windshield Wind Noise – TSB

Toyota has released a Technical Service Bulletin (T-SB) for a windshield wind noise issue in 2009-12 Tacomas.

Toyota Tacoma Windshield Wind Noise - TSB

A T-SB has been issued for some 2009-12 Toyota Tacoma's experiencing windshield wind noise.

According to the T-SB-0062-12, “some 2009-2012 Tacoma vehicles may exhibit a wind whistle type noise coming from upper area of the windshield or the outer perimeter of the windshield. This may be caused by a windshield molding fitment issue and/or windshield urethane sealer application issue.”

The T-SB only applies to those trucks that were built BEFORE the production change effective VINs below.

Toyota windshield noise TSB numbers

The T-SB repair is covered under Toyota’s Comprehensive Warranty, 36 months or 3,600 miles and is limited to the condition in this T-SB.

The repair is described below according to the T-SB:

  1. Verify the condition.
  2. Use masking tape to cover the windshield molding and drive vehicle to confirm the wind whistle noise is eliminated. If the noise is still heard, this TSB does not apply.
  3. Remove and reseal windshield following the service manual or sublet to a glass removal company.Note that the windshield molding will be damaged and will need to be replaced completely.
  4. Test drive the vehicle to verify the noise is gone.

As with any T-SB repair, it is advised that you visit your local Toyota dealership if any problems arise.