2005 Toyota Tundra Recall June 02, 2005 | Certain Pickup Trucks Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor

2005 Toyota Tundra Air Bags,on-off Switch Assembly Recall | June 02, 2005

Certain Pickup Trucks Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 225, ‘child Restraint Anchorage Systems.’ These Vehicles Have A Manual Air Bag On-off Switch To Disable The Front Passenger Air Bag And Do Not Have A Child Restraint Lower Anchorage System In The Front Passenger Seat. This Specification Does Not Meet The Standard Requirements.

This Standard Establishes Requirements For Child Restraint Anchorage Systems To Ensure Their Proper Location And Strength For The Effective Securing Of Child Restraints, To Reduce The Likelihood Of The Anchorage Systems’ Failure, And To Increase The Likelihood That Child Restraints Are Properly Secured And Thus More Fully Achieve Their Potential Effectiveness In Motor Vehicles.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Remove The Manual Air Bag On-off Switch, Replace The Owner’s Manual, And Affix A New Sun Visor Air Bag Warning Label. The Recall Began In Early January 2007. Owners May Contact Toyota At 1-800-331-4331.

Toyota Recall No. 70a.customers Can 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 June 02, 2005 for 2005 Toyota Tundra, manufactured by TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Air Bags,on-off Switch Assembly problems.

1998 Toyota Tacoma Recall Aug 06, 1998 | Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles. The Statement Required In The

1998 Toyota Tacoma Air Bags,on-off Switch Assembly Recall | Aug 06, 1998

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles. The Statement Required In The Owner’s Manual That “…the On-off Switch Should Only Ben Used When A Member Of A Passenger Risk Group Identified In The Request Form In Appendix B……is Occupying The Right Front Passenger Seating Position…” Is Mis-stated. This Does Not Comply With The Requirements Of Fmvss 208, “occupant Crash Protection.”

If The Air Bag Switch Is “off,” The Seat Occupant Who Is Not A Member Of The Passenger Risk Group Would Be Subject To Increased Injury In The Event Of A Vehicle Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Owners Will Be Sent A Corrected Owner’s Manual.

Owner Notification Began November 16, 1998.owners Who Do Not Receive The Corrected Owner’s Manual Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Toyota At 1-800-331-4331.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 Aug 06, 1998 for 1998 Toyota Tacoma, manufactured by TOYOTA MOTOR CO., LTD., in response to Air Bags,on-off Switch Assembly problems.