Toyota 4Runner Problems

Toyota Recall For Lower Ball Joint Issue on Toyota 4Runner

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Toyota issued a recall on the lower ball joint due to the possibility of premature wear from improper finishing in production. The ball joints will be replaced under the recall. This recall applies to 2001-2002 models only. Please contact you local Toyota dealer to see if your vehicle is included.

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Average mileage: 126,400 (13,000–200,000)
5 model years affected: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, more2002
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Ball joints broke and almost killed 4 teens terror now autozone won't sell them cause of lawsuit if u are with Toyota please help!!!
For the past year, year and a half we have replaced ball joint after ball joint. We have had the front end aligned as well. About a year ago the ball joint broke, snapped everything in the from end and put me in a ditch. We had to replace ball joint again yesterday!