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Ball Joint Recall 01-04

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Zork, Nov 23, 2009.

  1. Nov 23, 2009 at 11:29 AM
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    Zork

    Zork [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Is there such a thing? I thought I read somewhere about a ball joint recall or tsb, but I cant find any info. I just purchased a 04 D-Cab, and noticed the front tires are worn on the inside.

    Thanks for any info.
     
  2. Nov 23, 2009 at 11:41 AM
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    dylandercole

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    the allignment is just out i bet. but i havnt heard anything on a recall or tsb
     
  3. Nov 23, 2009 at 11:42 AM
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    xsvtoyz

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    yes there was on pre-runners and 4x4 check with the dealer to see if they were done or not. I got mine done at 50k just for the free alignment.
     
  4. Nov 23, 2009 at 11:42 AM
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    dylandercole

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    and i was wrong. sorry about that
     
  5. Nov 23, 2009 at 11:43 AM
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    JimBeam

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    yep there was a lower ball joint recall
     
  6. Nov 23, 2009 at 12:09 PM
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    Zork

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    Thanks guys, I just got off the phone with the Dealer. They asked for my vin, and said there is a bulletin, but it does not apply to my VIN.
     
  7. Nov 23, 2009 at 12:31 PM
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    xsvtoyz

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    well it was worth a try!
     
  8. Nov 23, 2009 at 6:13 PM
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    slickyd

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    Had mine done about 2 months ago.
     
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