2002 Toyota Tundra Recall May 01, 2002 | On Certain 4×2 Vehicles Equipped With An Alloy Wheel Tire Upgrade (options

2002 Toyota Tundra Wheels Recall | May 01, 2002

On Certain 4×2 Vehicles Equipped With An Alloy Wheel Tire Upgrade (options Wm4, Wm8, Zl1-zl4, Dh4, Or Dh5) Installed By The Processing Centers In Jacksonville, Florida Or Commerce, Georgia, A Label Identifying The Spare Tire As A Temporary Use Spare Tire Was Not Installed. The Upgrade Includes 4 Larger Size Tires With Alloy Wheels. The Original Spare Tire/steel Wheel Is Not Part Of The Upgrade And Was Not Changed.

Different Operating Characteristics Can Be Experienced When The Spare Tire Is Installed On The Vehicle.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Owners Will Be Provided With A Caution Label And An Insert For Their Owner’s Manual. Owner Notification Began July 15, 2002. Owners Who Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Southeast Toyota At 1-800-301-6859.

Customers Can Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on May 01, 2002 for 2002 Toyota Tundra, manufactured by SOUTHEAST TOYOTA DISTRIBUTORS, in response to Wheels problems.