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2005 TOYOTA TUNDRA Recall - Campaign #05V123000

 
Auto Recalls For Consumers

2005 TOYOTA TUNDRA RECALL - #05V123000

RECALL FOR ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING : EXHAUST SYSTEM

CERTAIN PICKUP TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH BOTH VEHICLE STABILITY CONTROL (VSC) AND THE TRD DUAL EXHAUST SYSTEMS. THE TRD DUAL EXHAUST SYSTEM MET ALL CLEARANCE SPECIFICATIONS ON MODELS WITHOUT VSC, HOWEVER THE DRIVER'S SIDE EXHAUST LOCATED IN A POSITION WHERE CONTACT BETWEEN A BRAKE LINE FOUND ONLY ON VEHICLES WITH VSC AND THE TRD EXHAUST PIPE MIGHT OCCUR.

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Recall Details
Vehicle 2005 TOYOTA TUNDRA
Manufacturer TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufactured between 8/1/2003 - 12/22/2004
Recalled on 3/30/2005
Influenced by TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Owners Notified on 5/31/2005
# Affected 5,726
Recalled for ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
 
Description CERTAIN PICKUP TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH BOTH VEHICLE STABILITY CONTROL (VSC) AND THE TRD DUAL EXHAUST SYSTEMS. THE TRD DUAL EXHAUST SYSTEM MET ALL CLEARANCE SPECIFICATIONS ON MODELS WITHOUT VSC, HOWEVER THE DRIVER'S SIDE EXHAUST LOCATED IN A POSITION WHERE CONTACT BETWEEN A BRAKE LINE FOUND ONLY ON VEHICLES WITH VSC AND THE TRD EXHAUST PIPE MIGHT OCCUR.
Consequences IN THIS CONDITION, THE EXHAUST PIPE FLANGE MAY RUB AGAINST THE RIGHT REAR BRAKE LINE, WHICH COULD CAUSE BRAKE FLUID LEAKAGE. THIS COULD LEAD TO AN INCREASE OF VEHICLE STOPPING DISTANCE, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.
Corrective action DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND, IF SO EQUIPPED, WILL REPLACE THE TRD DUAL EXHAUST SYSTEM FREE OF CHARGE. DURING THIS REPLACEMENT, THE DEALER WILL ALSO INSPECT THE SPECIFIC BRAKE LINE TO ASSURE IT HAS NOT BEEN DAMAGED AND REPLACE IT IF NECESSARY. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 31, 2005. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT TOYOTA AT 1-800-331-4331.
Notes TOYOTA RECALL NO. 50E.CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.
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Comments

10/17/2010 - jscen hyatt
i love my toyota tundra it a 2005 i have had problem with the breaks i was driving down the road on the interstate wen to get off the exit ramp running about 75 mph wen i plied to my brak wen i soon relized there was no breaks i realized no were to go it was a stop sign with big oak trees so i wen down the hill on the side of the exit ramp back on to the road out of controle and spone out all most killing me and others ,, i had no warning no sign and no leaks rember my truck only 55.ooo miles what the HELL.... NO RECALES toyotas sad break boster two thousend and 4 hundred dollers ,, master cilnder 11 hundred doller im still trying to figure out the problem with out taking it to toyota place so they can rip me off more i tried bleeding the line put vacum test ree done all fluid no air in the line run dinostic on the truck dont no what the problem is

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