2006 Toyota SCION TC Air Bags problems & defects.

Toyota SCION TC Air Bags problems : 15.

Dt*: The Contact Stated While Driving 10mph, The Vehicle Was Involved In A Crash And The air Bags Did Not Deploy. The Vehicle Was Equipped With Frontal And Side Curtain air Bags. While Driving In Normal Conditions, The Vehicle Was Struck Head On By Another Vehicle. The Contact Sustained Injuries To The Head And Shoulder From Impacting The Driver’s Door. Damage Was Sustained To The Entire Front Of The Vehicle And The Driver’s Side Door. The Police Were At The Scene Of The Accident And Provided A Written Report. The Vehicle Was Inspected By The Insurance Company And The Vehicle Was Deemed Totaled. The Contact Was Wearing A Seat Belt.

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Mileage was 9000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE167260. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in VALLEJO, CA. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20051017. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 drive type:FWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 10 mph. DEALER’S NAME: SAN FRANCISCO TOYOTA . DEALER’S TELEPHONE NUMBER: 415-750-8300 . DEALER’S CITY: SAN FRANCISCO . DEALER’S STATE CODE: CA. DEALER’S ZIPCODE: 94118-3211.

Feb 18, 2006

There Was A Brake Failure On The Car. The Maker Of The Car Is Scion (toyota) The Year Is 2006. This Caused Me To Get Into A Car Accident Its A New Car With Around 3000 Miles On It. I Had It For Less Than Three Months. I Didn’t Not Do Any Modification On The Car Every Thing I Need It Was Done Including Oil Change, I Went To The Dealers. *jb

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE177260. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in SLATE HILL, NY. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20050919. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 drive type:FWD. FUEL TYPE: GAS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 65 mph. DEALER’S NAME: RENE RIQUELME .

Jan 08, 2006

My 2006 scion Tc Was Purchased New July 2005 Had A Deployment Of All Passenger Side airbags For No Reason On February 2006. The Car Was Taken To The Dealer Immediately And They Could Not Say Why The airbags Deployed. In March 2006, The airbag Warning Light Came On And I Took The Car To The Dealer And They Said That There Was No Problem Even Though The Indicator Light Was On And They Said It Was Caused By A Loose Connector. April 2006, airbag Warning Light On Again And They Could Not Explain Why The Warning Light Was On. May 16th, 2006, Took Car In For Normal Service And I Asked Them To Check The airbag Again, As On The Previous Day The Warning Light Came On Again; At This Time And For The First Time, I Was Informed That There Was An Error Code They Knew Nothing About Pertaining To The Deployment Of The airbags And That They Would Repair It. In June 2006, The Car Was Taken Back To Dealer Due To The airbag Warning Light And They Accused Me Of Unhooking The Connector Wires On The Passenger Side. I Contacted The Manufacturer In May 2006 To Advise Of The Multiple Safety Issues With The airbags. I Informed The Dealership I Did Not Feel Safe In The Vehicle And They Said The Only Option Is To Lemon Law, Trade-in Or Keep The Vehicle With The Safety Issues. I Am Pursuing My Options. *jb

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 16000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE167060. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in SINGER ISLAND, FL. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20050718. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 drive type:FWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 TRANSMISSION TYPE: MAN . VEHICLE SPEED: 0 mph. DEALER’S NAME: EARL STEWART TOYOTA . DEALER’S TELEPHONE NUMBER: 561-844-3461 . DEALER’S CITY: LAKE PARK . DEALER’S STATE CODE: FL. DEALER’S ZIPCODE: 33403 .

Feb 10, 2006

– The Contact Had A 2006 scion Tc. The Contact Stated That His Vehicle Had Been Deemed A “lemon” By Scion Corporate. The Vehicle Was Deemed A Lemon Because Of Rattling Sounds Coming From The Hatchback For Which 3 Unsuccessful Attempts Were Made To Repair. Other Failures Included: The Transmission Wouldn’t Engage When You Put The Car In Reverse Gear, The Rear Bumper Was Cracked, And The Tires Screeched. The Contact Was In An Accident On 11/25/2006 At 3:30 Am, On 110 Expressway In Los Angeles. The Contact Was Driving 60 Mph. Neither The Weather Nor The Road Conditions Were A Factor In The Crash. During A Turn, The Tires Weren’t Gripping The Road Well. The Vehicle Veered To The Right And He Applied Brakes To Slow Car Down. The Consumer Overcorrection To The Left And Proceeded Into A Ditch. The Vehicle Spun Around And Another Vehicle Hit Him On The Passenger Side. The Contact Also Stated That The airbags Never Deployed. The Contact Stated That The Car Being A Lemon Was The Cause Of The Crash. The Contact Has A Police Report. *jb

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Mileage was 9800 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE177760. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in PASADENA, CA. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20050715. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 drive type:FWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 TRANSMISSION TYPE: MAN . VEHICLE SPEED: 60 mph. DEALER’S NAME: POWER TOYOTA CERRITOS . DEALER’S TELEPHONE NUMBER: 562-860-6561 . DEALER’S CITY: CERRITOS . DEALER’S STATE CODE: CA. DEALER’S ZIPCODE: 90703 .

Nov 25, 2006

– The Contact Owns A toyota 2006 scion Tc. The Contact Complained About The airbags And The Wire Harness System On The Vehicle. On April 29, 2006 The Contact’s Daughter Was Involved In A Collision While Driving The Vehicle On A Sunny Day. The Vehicle Was Driven To A Stop Sign At An Intersection That Was A Two Way Stop. The Contact’s Vehicle Was Struck On The Passenger’s Side Mid To Rear Doors By An Incoming Vehicle. This Caused The Front Bumper To Collide With The Second Vehicle. The Contact Wanted To File A Complaint Against toyota Since The airbags And Wire Harness System Did Not Provide The Protection Required With This Type Of Collision. The Case Is Been Reviewed By All State. toyota Explained That Since The Wiring Harness Was Cut When The Vehicle Was Struck It Caused The Seat Belts And airbags Not To Deploy. There Was One Injury The Current And Failure Mileage Were Both 500 Miles. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Mileage was 500 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE167760. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in PALMDALE, CA. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20060411. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 drive type:FWD. FUEL TYPE: GAS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO.

Apr 29, 2006

On 9/23/07 I Was In An Accident While Driving My 2006 scion Tc. The Front End Of My Car Hit The Passenger Side Of Another Car. I Had Been At A Stop And Had Just Proceeded Into The Intersection About 20 Feet When We Hit, So I Could Not Have Been Going More Than 15-20 Mph. The Other Driver’s Speed Is Unknown, Although The Posted Speed Limit Is 35 Mph. The Entire Front End Of My Car Was Ripped Off And The Frame Was Pushed Back. The Body Shop Estimated The Damage To Be Well Over $11,750 So The Insurance Company Declared It A Total Loss. Damage To The Other Vehicle Was Minor. Not One Of My 6 airbags Ever Deployed Even Though The Force Of The Crash Was Enough To Demolish The Car And Throw Me Against The Driver’s Side Door. *tr

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 25500 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE167260. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in MILWAUKEE, WI. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20060213. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 6 CYLINDERS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 drive type:FWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: BIFUEL. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 20 mph. DEALER’S NAME: WILDE TOYOTA . DEALER’S CITY: WEST ALLIS . DEALER’S STATE CODE: WI. DEALER’S ZIPCODE: 53227 .

Sept 23, 2007

The Contact Owns A 2006 toyota scion Tc. When The Passenger Side Door Was Closed From Within The Passenger Compartment, All Of The air Bags Deployed. The Dealer Informed The Contact That She Would Be Responsible For The Repair Costs. The Current Mileage Was 58,809 And Failure Mileage Was 52,800.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 52800 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE167960. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in ORO VALLEY, AZ. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20050818. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 drive type:AWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 0 mph. DEALER’S NAME: PRECISION TOYOTA . DEALER’S TELEPHONE NUMBER: 520-795-5565 . DEALER’S CITY: TUSCON . DEALER’S STATE CODE: AZ. DEALER’S ZIPCODE: 85705 .

Mar 06, 2008

The Contact Owns A 2006 toyota scion Tc. While Driving Approximately 55 Mph, A Vehicle Crashed Into The Passenger Side Of The Contact’s Vehicle. Her Vehicle Then Spun Around And Crashed Directly Into The Front Of The Other Vehicle. The Contact’s Vehicle Was Completely Destroyed And None Of The air Bags Deployed. In Addition, The Seat Belts Failed To Properly Secure The Contact And Caused Her To Strike The Steering Column. A Police Report Was Filed. The Contact Has Pictures Of The Vehicle After The Crash. The Failure And Current Mileages Were 2,220.

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 2220 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE167760. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in PALM DALE, CA. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. VEHICLE SPEED: 55 mph. DEALER’S NAME: CR TOYOTA OF LANCASTER .

Apr 12, 2005

2006 White scion Tc Suddenly Lost Control And Spun Out While Driving Straight At 55 Mph. This Lead To The Car Flipping And Totaling The Car. After The Crash, The airbags Did Not Deploy. *tr

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Mileage was 40800 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE177260. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in NORTH WALES, PA. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. VEHICLE SPEED: 55 mph.

June 27, 2010

While Driving Down The Main Highway A Lady Pulled Directly In Front Of Me While I Was Doing 35mph I Could Not Stop And T-boned Her. My Car Hit Her Directly In The Side And My airbags Did Not Deploy In Which They Should Have. It Caused Me To Sling Forward In The Car Spraining My Neck, Spine, Lower Lumbar, Bruising Ribs And Pinched Nerves. *tr

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 49000 miles. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in NEWTON, NC. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. VEHICLE SPEED: 35 mph.

Oct 06, 2010

The Contact Owns A 2006 toyota scion Tc. The Contact Was Traveling 30 Mph When He Crashed Into The Rear Of Another Vehicle And The air Bags Did Not Deploy. The Contact Sustained A Broken Sternum, A Broken Left Wrist, Left Elbow And Shoulder. The Contact Did Not Inform The Dealer Or Manufacturer Of The Failure And The Vehicle Was Not Repaired. A Police Report Was Not Filed. The Approximate Failure And Current Mileage Was 80,000. Updated 07/08/11

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Mileage was 80000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE177X60. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in LYNWOOD, WA. Vehicle was purchased on 20080301. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 drive type:FWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 30 mph. DEALER’S NAME: ACURA OF BELLEVUE . DEALER’S TELEPHONE NUMBER: 425-644-3000 . DEALER’S CITY: BELLEVUE . DEALER’S STATE CODE: WA. DEALER’S ZIPCODE: 98005 .

May 06, 2011

I Owned A 2006 scion Tc. It Was Recently Totaled In An Accident With Over 11,000 Dollars Worth Of Damage. The Impact Was On The Passenger Front Quarter Panel And Rear Passenger Panel. The Impact Also Was On The Bumper. This Is The Fourth Impact On The Front And No airbags Have Ever Deployed. Thankfully, Everyone Involved In The Accident Was Not Seriously Injured. *kb

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 111000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE177260. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in NEEDVILLE, TX. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 drive type:FWD. FUEL TYPE: GAS.

Aug 14, 2011

I Was Driving Up Spruce Street In Manchester Nh. As I Went Through A Green Light At The Corner Of Spruce St And Beech St, I Was Involved In An Accident That I Was Not At Fault For, By Someone Who Was Not Paying Attention And Went Through A Red Light, As I Was Going Through My Green Light. I Was Hit Very Hard (all The Impact Was To The Front Of My Vehicle) And I Am Thankful I Had My Seat Belt On Because My airbags Did Not Deploy. The Damage To The Front End Of My Vehicle Was So Bad My Car Was Almost Totaled ($7,200 In Repairs). I Was Told By The Collision Center That “there Are Many Factors That Go Into The air Bags Deploying And Not Deploying” I Almost Felt As Though I Was Brushed Off For Something That Could Have Caused Me My Life. There Still Has Not Been Anything Done With My airbags, I Was Only Told That They “should” Be Fine. *tr

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Mileage was 62750 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE177760. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in MANCHESTER, NH. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 drive type:FWD. VEHICLE SPEED: 30 mph.

Aug 19, 2011

Rear Curtain airbags Began Swelling, Causing Separation Of Interior Panels. Called Scion Customer Relations And Was Advised That, Because My Vin Did Not Match The Recalled Units, There Was Nothing That Could Be Done And That The Owner Would Be Considered Responsible Even Though I Was Experiencing A Similar Issue As Documented In toyota Recall No. Ssc 60h. According To Their Records The Proper Repairs Were Already Made Prior To My Purchase. Either This Is A Continued Defect, Or The Repair Was Completed Improperly As No Incident Has Occurred That Would Otherwise Compromise The Integrity Of The airbag Units. *tr ..updated 11/05/12 *bf Updated 11/14/2012 *js

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 100000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTKDE167360. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in SIMI VALLEY, CA. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 drive type:FWD. FUEL TYPE: GAS. VEHICLE SPEED: 0 mph.

Aug 28, 2012

The Contact Owned A 2006 toyota scion Tc. While Driving 50 Mph, The Contact Crashed The Vehicle Into A Tree. The Vehicle Rolled Over Three Times, But The air Bags Failed To Deploy. The Contact Sustained A Bruised Chest And A Passenger’s Toe Was Lacerated. A Police Report Was Filed And No Medical Attention Was Received. The Vehicle Was Destroyed. The Manufacturer Was Notified. The Approximate Failure Mileage Was 130,000.

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 2 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 130000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):JTLKT324464. TOYOTA SCION TC 2006 problem was reported in WOODBRIDGE, VA. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. VEHICLE SPEED: 50 mph.

June 23, 2011

2006 Toyota SCION TC problems and complaints, and up-to-date recall information. If you are researching a used Toyota SCION TC, driving a 2006 Toyota SCION TC, or if you are planning to purchase one, review owner-reported Air Bags problems and defects.

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