2014 TOYOTA TACOMA

Report Date:
December 30, 2014
Campaign Number:
14V828000
Component:
EQUIPMENT

Summary:
Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC (SET) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Toyota 4Runner, Tacoma, FJ Cruiser, Land Cruiser, RAV4, Scion FRS, and XB vehicles. The affected vehicles may have accessories installed by SET, such as running boards or other items, that were incorrectly installed. The accessory attaching fasteners were not tightened with the proper torque, possibly causing the accessory to detach from the vehicle.

Consequence Summary:
Accessories that detach from a vehicle may result in a vehicle crash and/or personal injury.

Corrective Summary:
SET will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and tighten the affected bolts, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 9, 2015. Owners may contact SET customer service at 1-866-405-4226. SET's number for this recall is SET-14B.

2014 TOYOTA TACOMA

Report Date:
August 04, 2014
Campaign Number:
14V475000
Component:
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Summary:
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain model year 2008-2014 FJ Cruiser and Tacoma vehicles equipped with accessory wheels and tires installed by Toyota or dealers prior to the vehicle's first sale. The affected vehicles may list incorrect spare tire size and/or cold tire inflation information on the tire placard. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 110, "Tire Selection and Rims for Passenger Cars."

Consequence Summary:
If the spare tire is inflated to the incorrect pressure provided on the placard, tire failure may occur while it is being driven on, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary:
For the involved vehicles, overlay stickers to correct the tire placard will either be mailed to owners or provided to dealers for placement over the incorrect information on the placard. The recall is expected to begin in September 2014. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331.

2014 TOYOTA TACOMA

Report Date:
November 07, 2013
Campaign Number:
13V557000
Component:
ENGINE

Summary:
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America (Toyota) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Tacoma vehicles manufactured July 1, 2013, through October 11, 2013. The engines of the affected vehicles contain valve springs that may break over time.

Consequence Summary:
If the valve springs break, the engine could fail and stall while the vehicle is being driven, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary:
Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the valve springs, free of charge. The recall began on November 27, 2013. Owners may contact Toyota at 1-800-331-4331.