2001 Toyota Tacoma Recall June 07, 2001 | Vehicle Description: 4×2 Trucks Equipped With Tu4 White Letter Tire Upgrade

2001 Toyota Tacoma Tires,sidewall Recall | June 07, 2001

Vehicle Description: 4×2 Trucks Equipped With Tu4 White Letter Tire Upgrade Option And Distributed By Southeast Toyota Distributors In The States Of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North And South Carolina. Tire Damage May Have Occurred Due To Improper Installation, Which Could Cause The Tire To Deflate Or A Bulge Appearing In The Sidewall Of The Tire.

An Improperly Inflated Tire Could Result In Vehicle Handling Problems Or A Blow Out Of An Improperly Installed Tire.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Check All Four Tires, Rebalance And, If Necessary, Replace Any Damaged Tire. Owner Notification Began July 3, 2001. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Southeast Toyota At 1-800-301-6859.

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 June 07, 2001 for 2001 Toyota Tacoma, manufactured by SOUTHEAST TOYOTA DISTRIBUTORS, in response to Tires,sidewall problems.