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Another Recall..........

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Lonewolf, Mar 7, 2011.

  1. Mar 7, 2011 at 3:53 PM
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    Lonewolf

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    chaz834

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    crap bolted and welded together....
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    Detective_Dan

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    at least its done for free with no hassle, and i get some new TPMS sensors out of it soooo......:turtleride:
    im just gonna keep on ridin'
     
  5. Mar 7, 2011 at 3:58 PM
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    MetalJon

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    Isn't TPMS just a convenience thing? Why would it be a safety issue if they aren't functioning correctly? People should check their tire pressure once a month anyway, and if you get a flat while driving you'll probably feel it at the same time the light comes on. But I've never had that happen so I don't know.
     
  6. Mar 7, 2011 at 3:59 PM
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    snowgod06

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    crap bolted and welded together....

    some people sadly are to stupid to check tire pressure.
     
  7. Mar 7, 2011 at 4:57 PM
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    mattygabe

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    Not sure how you "stupid to check tire pressure", but some people are too stupid :D
     
  8. Mar 7, 2011 at 5:04 PM
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    Bryan07sport

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    with working tpms, there's no reason to check tire pressure... thats kinda the point. get it?
     
  9. Mar 7, 2011 at 8:00 PM
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    BlueT

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    That's two strikes
    1. Drivers are too stupid to check floor mats
    2. Drivers are too stupid to see their tire is too low.
    :rolleyes:
    :facepalm:
    Time to re-test people or start taking away driver license
     
  10. Mar 7, 2011 at 8:02 PM
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    Andrew H

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    oh well no big deal.
     
  11. Mar 7, 2011 at 8:05 PM
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    OH NOOOOOO! Heaven forbid the car doesn't tell you when your tires are getting low! Man...just think if they were to ever make cars that didn't even have TPMS. Oh wait...
     
  12. Mar 7, 2011 at 8:09 PM
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    Agree about checking the tire pressure often...I usually go with weekly or so...

    Do not agree that you will feel it. I had a tire cut by some trash on the road- It was a slower leak so the tire was only flattening out a little bit but heating up fast. It could have gotten bad if I didn't have that light. And with the load I had on the truck already- I never felt a thing.
     
  13. Mar 7, 2011 at 8:12 PM
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    If you were the #1 auto maker in the United States with the kind of litigious society we have, where a judge decides you're due compensation after you spill hot coffee on your lap, etcetera ad infinitum, you'd be sure to recall the 22,000 trucks that don't have a properly functioning tire pressure monitoring system.

    If you didn't, the next thing you know three months down the road as you click the TV on there's a speedway blue Tacoma crashed in a 15-car pileup, and the driver has already told one reporter they don't know why they spun out of control and caused this huge accident, they thought their tire pressure was good, but they'll be contacting their lawyers soon.

    Not right, and drivers in general can always have more common sense, but that's the society we live in. As a company, you have to look out for your own ass.
     
  14. Mar 7, 2011 at 8:14 PM
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    That's it , I've had it with this shit . There's a new recall every week !!!!!!!

    I'm trading this hunk of junk in .




    Not really
     
  15. Mar 7, 2011 at 8:15 PM
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    Thank god my truck is 15 years old...
     
  16. Mar 7, 2011 at 8:17 PM
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    You're right. Because this new generation of people suck and want everything for nothing...so they blame everything on everyone else. It really is too bad that the majority of people in America are retarded. (I'm not talking about anyone on here, unless you want everything for nothing and would blame Toyota for making a faulty window after you smashed it in with a sledgehammer. Then, you're retarded.)
     
  17. Mar 7, 2011 at 8:17 PM
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    if the light on your dash is the only way you can tell you have a flat tire, you are a retard. I have not taken my truck in for a single recall since the day i bought it, and i haven't died in a fiery crash yet.
     
  18. Mar 7, 2011 at 8:18 PM
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    Thank you . Really . Really . :)
     
  20. Mar 7, 2011 at 8:19 PM
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    well,this looks like the techs werent recalibrating the sensors during wheel upgrades,not a manufacture defect.....
     
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