TOYOTA TACOMA 2012: EQUIPMENT

Make : TOYOTA Model : TACOMA Year : 2012
Build Dates : 2010-09-02 - 2016-07-10
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V425000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-09-01 Date Received by ODI: 2017-07-03 Date Added to Database: 2017-07-06
Manufacturers Involved: Toyota Motor Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: SET17B
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3547
Summary:
      Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC "SET" is recalling certain 2011-2016 Toyota Tacoma and 4Runner vehicles equipped with accessory hood scoops installed by SET or SET dealers. The adhesive attaching the hood scoop may weaken, allowing the hood scoop to detach from the vehicle.
Consequence:
      If the hood scoop detaches, it may become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      SET will notify owners, and dealers will mechanically fasten the scoop to the hood, free of charge. The recall began on September 1, 2017. Owners may contact SET customer service at 1-954-429-2000. SET's number for this recall is SET17B.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.