2012-2014 Toyota Sequoia, Tundra Engine Troubles

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Vehicles affected by service bulletin:

  • 2012 Toyota Tundra
  • 2013 Toyota Tundra
  • 2014 Toyota Tundra
  • 2012 Toyota Sequoia
  • 2013 Toyota Sequoia
  • 2014 Toyota Sequoia

The problem: In affected vehicles with a 5.7-liter V-8, the engine control module may trigger a trouble code in the performance computer if debris or ice becomes lodged in the air-switching valve. If this occurs, the check-engine light could illuminate and the vehicle could enter fail-safe mode, reducing the vehicle’s power and speed and requiring immediate repair.

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Corrective action: Dealers will verify the engine control module calibration and, if necessary, update the software at no charge to vehicle owners.

Warranty info: This limited service campaign will be available to owners free of charge until Feb. 28, 2016.

What owners should do: Call your local dealer with your vehicle’s identification number to determine if it’s eligible for repairs under this service campaign. You can call Toyota directly at 800-331-4331 or NHTSA at 888-327-4236. Reference TSB No. SC-F0A.

Need to find a dealer for service? Go to Service & Repair to find a local dealer.

Editor’s note: This is only one of dozens of service bulletins issued each month by automakers. Please check your automaker’s website to see if your vehicle has any service bulletins pending.

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