TOYOTA TACOMA 2014: ENGINE

Make : TOYOTA Model : TACOMA Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2013-07-01 - 2013-10-11
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V557000
Date Owner's Notified: 2013-11-27 Date Received by ODI: 2013-11-07 Date Added to Database: 2013-11-14
Manufacturers Involved: Toyota Motor Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: ENGINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3795
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.
Remedy:
      Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the valve springs, free of charge. The recall began on November 27, 2013. Owners may contact Toyota at 1-800-331-4331.
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.