Toyota Tacoma

2014-2015 Toyota Entune Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on July 19, 2016


CARS.COM The problem: In vehicles with the Entune audio system, Bluetooth may sometimes disconnect from Android phones, or from the iPhone 4 when connected via USB. The radio may reboot when multiple functions are being used at the same time,… Read More

2014-2015 Toyota Entune Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on July 19, 2016

CARS.COM The problem: In vehicles with the Entune audio system, Bluetooth may sometimes disconnect from Android phones, or from the iPhone 4 when connected via USB. The radio may reboot when multiple functions are being used at the same time,… Read More

Recall Alert: 8,000 Toyota Hybrids, Minivans, Pickup Trucks, Sedans, SUVs, Wagons

By Tom Torbjornsen on June 13, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 8,000 model-year 2005-11 Toyota 4Runner, Highlander and Sequoia SUVs and Sienna minivans; 2005-10 Avalon sedans and Tundra pickup trucks; 2006-08 Camry Solara sedans; 2006-11 RAV4 SUVs and Tacoma pickups; 2007-10 FJ Cruiser SUVs; 2009-10 Venza wagons;… Read More

2016 Honda Civic, Mazda CX-3, Volvo XC90 Earn NHTSA's Top Safety Rating

By Matt Schmitz on May 2, 2016

CARS.COM — The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced a new batch of safety ratings for model-year 2016 vehicles today, with the Honda Civic, Mazda CX-3 and Volvo XC90 faring well. All of those vehicles received overall scores of five… Read More

2016 Toyota Tacoma Review

By Aaron Bragman on April 27, 2016

Toyota has crafted a solid update to the country’s best-selling midsize truck, but a cramped interior and questionable ergonomics keep it from being the best midsize truck. Find out more in my review.… Read More

Our view: 2016 Toyota Tacoma

By Aaron Bragman on April 26, 2016

Verdict: Toyota has crafted a solid update to the country’s best-selling midsize truck, but a cramped interior and questionable ergonomics keep it from being the best midsize truck. Versus the competition: Though its TRD models have an edge off-road, the… Read More

2016 Toyota Tacoma: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on March 17, 2016

CARS.COM — There's plenty to like about the redesigned 2016 Toyota Tacoma, including its impressive fuel economy numbers of 19/24/21 mpg city/highway/combined. However, we found quite a few things we didn't like while installing child-safety seats into a Tacoma TRD Sport… Read More

2015 Toyota Tacoma Compression Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on March 11, 2016

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2015 Toyota Tacoma The problem: Vehicles may exhibit a lit Check Engine light on the dash. See More Service Bulletins Corrective action: Dealers will scan affected vehicles for trouble codes and begin a… Read More

2016 Chicago Auto Show What You Missed: Day One

By Matt Schmitz on February 11, 2016

CARS.COM — On a day when gas prices reached $1.70 a gallon — a February low not seen in a dozen years — it should come as no surprise that automakers are putting SUVs and pickup trucks front and center.… Read More

Toyota Talks Trucks, 2016 Tacoma and Those Darn Manual Seats

By Kelsey Mays on November 4, 2015

Toyota characterizes the 2016 Tacoma as a full, next-generation redesign — more so than the heavily updated Tundra that debuted at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show, which carried over more parts from the prior Tundra. By contrast, the Tacoma shares… Read More

September 2015's Fastest- and Slowest-Selling Cars

By Jennifer Geiger on October 2, 2015

It's no surprise that this month's fastest-selling car is actually a pickup truck. Pickups are perennial best-sellers, with Ford's F-Series, Chevrolet's Silverado and Ram's 1500 riding the top slots in the sales list each month. The Toyota Tacoma crew cab… Read More