TOYOTA TACOMA 2014: EQUIPMENT

Make : TOYOTA Model : TACOMA Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2013-06-01 - 2014-12-17
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V828000
Date Owner's Notified: 2015-02-23 Date Received by ODI: 2014-12-30 Date Added to Database: 2014-12-30
Manufacturers Involved: Toyota Motor Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: SET-14B
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3958
Summary:
      Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC "SET" is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Toyota 4Runner, Tacoma, FJ Cruiser, Land Cruiser, RAV4, Scion FRS, and XB vehicles. The affected vehicles may have accessories installed by SET, such as running boards or other items, that were incorrectly installed. The accessory attaching fasteners were not tightened with the proper torque, possibly causing the accessory to detach from the vehicle.
Consequence:
      Accessories that detach from a vehicle may result in a vehicle crash and/or personal injury.
Remedy:
      SET will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and tighten the affected bolts, free of charge. The recall began February 23, 2015. Owners may contact SET customer service at 1-866-405-4226. SET's number for this recall is SET-14B.
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.