2005 Toyota Tacoma Recall Feb 11, 2005 | On Certain Pickup Trucks Equipped With An Automatic Transmission, There Is

2005 Toyota Tacoma Parking Brake Recall | Feb 11, 2005

On Certain Pickup Trucks Equipped With An Automatic Transmission, There Is A Possibility That The Parking Brake Pedal Cable Lock Nut May Not Have Been Tightened To The Proper Torque Specification. In This Condition, The Lock Nut May Loosen And Come Off, Which Will Reduce The Effectiveness Of The Parking Brake.

This Condition Could Allow The Vehicle To Roll If The Transmission Is Not Placed Into The “park” Position And The Vehicle Is Parked On A Slope, Thus Raising The Possibility Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect And Tighten The Parking Brake Pedal Cable Lock Nut To The Proper Torque Specification Free Of Charge. The Recall Began On March 3, 2005. Owners May Contact Toyota At 1-800-331-4331.

Toyota Recall No. 50c.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.

This recall was issued on Feb 11, 2005 for 2005 Toyota Tacoma, manufactured by TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Parking Brake problems.

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