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2012 Toyota Tacoma Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 4, 2014

The information printed on a sticker located on the vehicle that states the proper spare tire size and inflation pressure may be incorrect. This could allow for improper tire inflation and lead to spare tire failure if utilized.

Toyota began mailing replacement labels to customers or dealerships in Septemer 2014. If you receive a label, you may install it yourself, or seek the assistance of your dealer. If you have not received a label and want to see if your vehicle is affected, you can contact your dealer. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 12, 2014

The Antilock Brake System (ABS), Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), and Traction Control (TC) systems may not function as expected and associated warning lights would be illuminated.

As of February 14, 2014, Toyota has not yet released a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely fashion and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 17, 2013

When the spare wheel is installed on certain Tacoma vehicles (979 are being recalled) it may become loose because the lug nuts are incorrect.

Southeast Toyota Distributors will notify owners beginning November 2013. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 9, 2013

Southeast Toyota is recalling certain 2010 - 2013 Toyota & Scion vehicles because the vehicle weight information label is incorrect. This recall applies to Toyotas sold in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, North & South Carolina. 

Southeast Toyota will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning May 7, 2013. If you are not notified and feel you should have been, please contact your local dealer. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 16, 2013

Vehicles that had added on seat accessories such as seat cover installation, seat heaters or headrest DVD systems may not have had proper calibration procedures performed to properly operate the occupant sensing system of the passenger seat. This may result in the passenger front air bag being inadvertently deactivated, increasing risk of injury in an accident.

Recall repairs on your Toyota must be performed by a Toyota dealership. Toyota began notifying known owners of affected vehicles beginning in March, 2013. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Toyota dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 9, 2012

Gulf States Toyota is recalling 672 vehicles because the tire information label contains incorrect spare tire size and pressure information. 

Gulf States Toyota will notify owners of affected vehicles during April, 2012. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If 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.