- Service & Repair
Contact nearby service centers for further assistance. If a recall is issued, your nearby service center can help verify if it can be repaired free of charge.
Problem 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: IF THE VALVE SPRINGS BREAK, THE ENGINE COULD FAIL AND STALL WHILE THE VEHICLE IS BEING DRIVEN, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
What Owners Should Do: TOYOTA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE VALVE SPRINGS, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN DECEMBER 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT TOYOTA AT 1-800-331-4331.
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Bring your car to a dealer for repair.
Recalls are issued because the defect might make the car unsafe in some way.
If a recall is issued, contacting a nearby service center can help you get more information to fix the repair, possibly even free of charge.