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Recall: 2017 Toyota Tacoma Sudden Loss of Brake Assist


Recall: 2017 Toyota Tacoma Sudden Loss of Brake AssistVehicles Affected: Approximately 800 model-year 2017 Toyota Tacoma pickup trucks built at Toyota Motor Manufacturing de Baja California between Oct. 12 and Oct. 17, 2017

The Problem: During the manufacturing process, the oil galley in the rotor for the brake booster vacuum pump assembly may have been improperly machined possibly resulting in a sudden loss of brake assist. Loss of brake assist could increase the risk of a crash and injury.

The Fix: Toyota will notify owners May 31 and dealers will replace the brake booster vacuum pump for free.

What Owners Should Do: Toyota will begin notifying owners May 31. Owners can call the automaker at 888-270-9371, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit NHTSA’s website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.

Need to Find a Local Dealer for Service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find your local dealer. To check other recalls and to schedule a free recall repair at your local dealership, click here: Toyota Tacoma.


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