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Old 05-26-2013, 02:43 PM   #21
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happened to me too.

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Did a Chevy, Ford or Dodge guy tell you that Toyota engines blow up?
my 2013 tundra with only 1500 mi blew last weekend. luv Toyotas and am very disappointed at this.
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Old 05-26-2013, 02:43 PM   #22
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I have a 2013 5.7 with ONLY1500 mi with a blown motor. have driven Toyota since 1996 and never had a breakdown. now I am waiting for a new motor off their assembly line to be shipped and installed. pissed off as Toyota roadside was terrible also. I am so unhappy with the whole ordeal !!!
Interesting . We're you just cruising along ? Or were you getting into it .
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Interesting . We're you just cruising along ? Or were you getting into it .
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Old 05-27-2013, 07:52 AM   #24
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blown motor

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Interesting . We're you just cruising along ? Or were you getting into it .
i was driving on the NYS thruway at a steady 65 mph when motor started knocking bad. pulled off the road shut her down and there was oil and gas everywhere.
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I have had 3 2nd gen tundras, 2 had the 5.7, 1 the 4.6. First batch of 5.7's had bad cams, fixed them, had 70 k miles on 1, 44k on the other 5.7. My problem was the air injection pump. failed and they wanted 4 grand to fix it
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