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2002 Toyota Tacoma Recalls

RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 3 official 2002 Toyota Tacoma recalls. Find out if your 2002 Toyota Tacoma needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 23, 2012

The metal plate that helps secure the spare tire may rust excessively and break. As a result, the spare tire could come loose while driving, creating a road hazard.

Toyota has not yet developed a remedy for this recall, owners of affected vehicles will be notified when a remedy is in place. If you notice the spare tire is not secure, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 5, 2005
Summary on June 3, 2003