You are a secondary customer. Toyota bell rd and 17ave Phoenix, az and bell road and 83rd ave both suck: corporate sucks. Toyota's number for this recall is H0G. But only happens there when engine and trans is cold. The transmission has come completely disengaged when I stop to look. The new generation Tacoma has a very low ratio overdrive to bump down engine speed as much as possible while cruising.
Once it would engage it would lurch forward. Are you a Toyota truck fan? Step 2: Remove t transmission filler plug Step 3: The oil surface should be no lower than 5 mm below the opening What could be more simple than that? He decided to keep the truck there and contact Toyota corporate. My other cars are Miatas, and those are known for their super-precise transmissions, ala Honda S2000. According to iSeeCars, Tacoma owners keep their truck over ten years 1. Mike is the founder of The Geek Pub. Any class action suits being considered? The clutch is not weak, I have towed multiple occasions hauled loam, boat, building materials etc.
The trainer said he thought that possibly the wrong transmission fluid had been put in at the service. Expensive mistake on my part. Actually he stated that other Tacoma owners come in with said issue. The vehicle was taken to the local dealer mike fox Toyota Inc, 725 S rochester rd, rochester, mi 48307, 248 656-8195 where it was diagnosed that the brake booster pump needed to be replaced. Did leave a message for the dealership owner to call me. The reflash fix some problems but created others. I was advised to contact Toyota directly and complain.
This beast of burden has a tough-as-nails chassis and a durable composite plastic bed. I'm hoping Toyota fixes this in fw soon. When ever in 4 wheel drive the seat belts lock up and wont unlock lock. I refuse to drive the truck. Unfortunately, the unit in the Tacoma is known to leak fluid early on, opening the door to premature failure.
We did find one that described my problem exactly, except for it was from shifting from Park to Drive. Took my truck in immediately, offered a loaner. When this happens, the assembly may seize, causing the vehicle to abruptly stop moving. But it's a Pilot with a cool bed in it. Radio Turning Off by Itself: The radio turning off at random times or when going over a bump is a common issue experienced by Tacoma owners. As soon as i can trade or sell without getting raped, its going byebye.
Problems with front end howling sounds. They said they are totally aware of the problem and it is being addressed. Glad to report that since the update was performed the transmission issues are gone. Safety The new Tacoma has not yet been crash tested by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, aside from a rollover rating of four stars. The story even gets more interesting…. I slowed down to go over a railroad track earlier this morning and the truck felt like it was about to stall on me. We looked up the procedure on identifix.
I am frustrated as can be. You'll find claims of milk and honey as well as a lot of end of the world stuff. This truck is suck a poor performer that I no longer will drive it. Not a single red icon, not a single score below the middle icon. Someone also pointed out to me that it is possible it is a torque converter problem. Now it's time to move into the 21st Century.
Today when he finally contacted me, I was told that I would have to take it up with the dealer. Same guy took it out on the road and said it now drives like a completely new truck. Every morning i can feel the trans slip at the same spot on the hill when going up. Today, it did not accelerate when pulling onto a busy road. This time, I had a new guy who after doing my oil change told me he wanted to keep my truck and open a ticket with Toyota corporate.