Recalls & Defects For 2017 Toyota Tacoma


Vehicle Report: 2017 Toyota Tacoma


Recalls & Defects

Recall Subject: Engine

Report Receipt Date: 06/01/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v356000

Summary
Toyota motor engineering & manufacturing (toyota) is recalling certain 2016-2017 tacoma vehicles equipped with a six-cylinder engine. the affected vehicles have a crank position sensor that may malfunction, potentially resulting in an engine stall.

Consequence
An engine stall may increase the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the crank position sensor with an improved design, free of charge. the recall began july 26, 2017. owners may contact toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. toyota's number for this recall is h0h.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.


Recall Subject: Power Train:driveline:differential Unit

Report Receipt Date: 04/27/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v285000

Summary
Toyota motor engineering & manufacturing (toyota) is recalling certain 2016-2017 tacoma vehicles. oil may leak from the area where the rear differential carrier is assembled to rear axle housing.

Consequence
If the vehicle is operated with an insufficient amount of oil in the rear differential, the differential may seize and cause a loss of control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the rear differential for oil leakage. based on the inspection, dealers will either tightening the fastening nuts or replace the fastening nuts and gasket. if the rear differential components are damaged, the rear differential carrier assembly will be replaced. the repairs will be performed free of charge. the recall june 19, 2017. owners may contact toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. toyota's number for this recall is h0g.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.


Recall Subject: Service Brakes, Hydraulic:power Assist:vacuum

Report Receipt Date: 04/03/2018
NHTSA Campaign: 18v211000

Summary
Toyota motor engineering & manufacturing (toyota) is recalling certain 2018 toyota camry and highlander vehicles, 2017 toyota sienna and tacoma vehicles and 2017 lexus rx350 vehicles. during the manufacturing process, the oil galley in the rotor for the brake booster vacuum pump assembly may have been improperly machined possibly resulting in a sudden loss of brake assist.

Consequence
A sudden loss of braking assist can increase the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the brake booster vacuum pump, free of charge. the recall began on may 9, 2018. owners may contact toyota customer service at 1-888-270-9371, or lexus customer service at 1-800-255-3987. toyota's numbers for this recall are j0k/jld.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.


Recall Subject: Equipment:other:labels

Report Receipt Date: 12/20/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v831000

Summary
Toyota motor engineering & manufacturing (toyota) is recalling certain 2017-2018 toyota 4runner and tundra, 2018 toyota highlander, rav4 and lexus gx460 and 2017 toyota sienna and tacoma vehicles. these vehicles may have incorrect load carrying capacity modification labels. as such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) number 110, "tire selection and rims."

Consequence
An incorrect load information label can result in the operator overloading the vehicle and increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Toyota will notify owners and provide them with corrected labels, free of charge. the recall began on january 23, 2018. owners may contact toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. toyota's numbers for this recall are h0z for toyota vehicles, and hlf for lexus vehicles.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.



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