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Recall Alert: 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser

By Matt Schmitz on October 5, 2014


Vehicles Affected: Nearly 1,800 model-year 2014 FJ Cruiser SUVs equipped with the optional Trail Teams Ultimate Edition Package in which the front shock absorbers and springs were replaced at vehicle processing centers The Problem: The two bolts that secure the… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser

By Matt Schmitz on October 5, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 1,800 model-year 2014 FJ Cruiser SUVs equipped with the optional Trail Teams Ultimate Edition Package in which the front shock absorbers and springs were replaced at vehicle processing centers The Problem: The two bolts that secure the… Read More

Is Driving a Certain Car Your Ticket to Traffic Court?

By Matt Schmitz on September 29, 2014

Look, just because you drive a Subaru WRX doesn't mean you're more likely to be the type of person who exceeds the speed limit or breaks other traffic laws. OK, it actually does mean that, but we're not the ones… Read More

Recall Alert: 2008-2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser, Tacoma

By Matt Schmitz on September 15, 2014

Vehicles Affected: About 20,000 model-year 2008-14 Toyota FJ Cruiser SUVs and Tacoma pickup trucks equipped with accessory wheels and tires installed by Toyota or dealers before the vehicles' first sale. The Problem: The vehicles may incorrectly list the spare tire… Read More

So Long, Toyota FJ Cruiser

By Kelsey Mays on November 5, 2013

Sometimes automakers quietly scuttle a car at the end of its run. Others throw a last hurrah, like the Volkswagen New Beetle Final Edition. Toyota, it seems, took a page from the latter playbook with the FJ Cruiser Trail Teams… Read More

Recall Alert: 2007-13 Toyota FJ Cruiser

By Matt Schmitz on May 2, 2013

Toyota is recalling 11,489 model-year 2007-13 FJ Cruiser SUVs due to auxiliary headlights that do not comply with federal safety standards for brightness, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The affected vehicles were manufactured between Jan. 25, 2006,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2007-13 Toyota FJ Cruiser

By Matt Schmitz on March 15, 2013

Toyota is voluntarily recalling 209,000 model-year 2007-13 FJ Cruiser SUVs due to a problem with the driver and front passenger seat belts. According to Toyota, the seat belt retractors for the driver and front passenger are mounted in the vehicle's… Read More

Recall Alert: 3,235 2009-13 Toyotas

By Jennifer Geiger on January 28, 2013

Southeast Toyota Distributors is recalling 3,235 vehicles spanning model-years 2009-13 due to problems with the occupant sensing system, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The affected vehicles were modified by Southeast Toyota Distributors to include accessories such as… Read More

Recall Alert: 2007-2012 Toyota FJ Cruiser

By Jennifer Geiger on October 31, 2012

Toyota is recalling 655 model-year 2007-12 versions of the FJ Cruiser SUV due to problems with an accessory brake kit, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The affected vehicles use Toyota Racing Development (TRD) brake kits P/N PTR09-35070… Read More

Car Backseats to Avoid

By Kelsey Mays on August 15, 2012

Car shoppers without families often overlook the backseat. It can go empty weeks at a time, until friends jump in for that trip across town and find out Johnny's shiny new ride has a backseat best suited for groceries, overcoats… Read More

Recall Alert: 2011 Toyota FJ Cruiser, 2009-11 Tundra

By Dave Lee on March 28, 2011

Toyota is recalling 1,489 FJ Cruiser and Tundra vehicles because the tire pressure monitoring system may not be properly calibrated, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. In certain 2011 FJ Cruisers and 2009-11 Tundras sold with accessory light-truck… Read More