Recalls and TSBs

Toyota will recall 690,000 2005-2011 Tacoma pickups to address rear suspension issues related to leaf springs.

Toyota Recalls 690,000 2005-2011 Tacoma Pickups – Faulty Leaf Springs

Toyota announced it will recall approximately 690,000 2005-2011 Tacoma model year pickups to fix an issues with leaf springs breaking. We have covered this issue quite a bit and are glad to see Toyota finally taking action.

by September 29, 2014 0 comments Recalls and TSBs
If your Tacoma shudders after sitting out in the cold for a long time, there is a fix available.

2012-14 Toyota Tacoma Shudder, Slowing Down – TSB

Toyota has issued a technical service bulletin to address a problem with 2012-14 Tacoma pickups. These trucks may shudder after being in the cold for a long period of time.

by May 1, 2014 3 comments Recalls and TSBs
Toyota has issued another TSB for the driveline vibration issue. This perplexing problem affects an inconsistent amount of trucks. We have heard trucks on the same lot can have varying severity of vibration.

Toyota Tacoma Driveline Vibration TSB – 2005-2014 Models

Toyota has issued yet another Technical Service Bulletin related to the driveline vibration associated with some Tacoma pickups. This is the most extensive TSB we have seen in a while and hopefully this is the real fix. If you have the driveline vibration issue, you already know this vibration occurs […]

by April 23, 2014 7 comments Recalls and TSBs
2009-10 Toyota Tacoma Recalled – Faulty Air Bag Electrical Connection

2009-10 Toyota Tacoma Recalled – Faulty Air Bag Electrical Connection

Toyota is recalling approximately 218,000 2009-10 Toyota Tacoma pickups due to an issue where the airbag may not deploy. The issue seems to be an electrical connection can be damaged causing it to short when the steering wheel is turned.

by April 11, 2014 0 comments Recalls and TSBs
Toyota is recalling approximately 109,000 2012/13 Tacoma pickups to fix an issue that could cause several safety systems to fail.

Toyota Recalls 2012/13 Tacoma Pickups – Disabled Safety Systems

Toyota is recalling about 109,000 2012/13 Tacoma pickups to fix an issue affecting several electronic safety systems. These systems can turn off during a skid which may cause the pickup to lose control. Here is what you need to know.

by February 17, 2014 1 comment Recalls and TSBs
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2013-14 Toyota Tacoma 4-cyl Recalled – Defective Valve Springs

Toyota announced that it is recalling around 4,000 Tacoma pickups with 4-cylinder engines due to defective valve springs.

by November 11, 2013 2 comments Recalls and TSBs
2004-2011 Toyota Tacoma Seat Belt Voluntary Recall

2004-2011 Toyota Tacoma Seat Belt Voluntary Recall

Toyota has issued a small recall of certain 2004-2011 Tacoma Access Cab pickups due to a seat belt flaw. This recall will only affect 340,000 vehicles in the U.S.

by August 26, 2013 0 comments Recalls and TSBs
2010-12 Toyota Tacoma Audio Distortion – TSB

2010-12 Toyota Tacoma Audio Distortion – TSB

Toyota released a technical service bulletin (TSB) to address an issue with the stock radio assembly related to audio distortion when playing certain types of music. Do you have this issue?

by March 5, 2013 4 comments Recalls and TSBs
Driveline Vibration Expands to Include 09-13 Toyota Tacoma – TSB

Driveline Vibration Expands to Include 09-13 Toyota Tacoma – TSB

Toyota has expanded a Technical Service Bulletin (TSB) for 2005-13 Toyota Tacoma’s that have a driveline vibration while driving between 15 and 25 MPH. The TSB specifies how to address this issue.

by February 28, 2013 46 comments Recalls and TSBs
Another Toyota Truck Rust Recall, This Time For Tacoma

Another Toyota Truck Rust Recall, This Time For Tacoma

In what is an increasingly depressing – and predictable – turn of events, Toyota is recalling 150k 2001-2004 Tacoma in the so-called “rust belt” over concerns that the spare tire carrier underneath the bed may rust to the point of failure. Says Toyota: During manufacture, the spare tire carrier lift […]

by November 21, 2012 5 comments Recalls and TSBs