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Does upgrading the exhaust and air intake void warranty?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Massy, Jun 16, 2009.

  1. Jun 16, 2009 at 12:40 PM
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    Massy

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    It better not.
     
  2. Jun 16, 2009 at 12:43 PM
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    lsocoee

    lsocoee My hair is all natural Moderator

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    It will only void parts of your warranty if it is deemed to cause some sort of failure.

    For instance, if they can prove that your air filter let in too many particulates, then your engine locked up, they could try to deny a warranty claim.
     
  3. Jun 16, 2009 at 12:54 PM
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    Bryan139

    Bryan139 I have a spectacular aura

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    You were reading the trd catalog, weren't you? I asked my dealer's parts dept. the same question after reading the same stuff. They got their book out and showed me where it pretty much says as long as it's their part that they put in you're covered. I can't say for sure about putting in their parts yourself. Your last name could be Toyota and they'd probably try to tell you your work was faluty and you're voided. Anything to make or not spend a buck.
     
  4. Jun 16, 2009 at 12:54 PM
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    judd94

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    they have to prove that the failure was directly caused by the mod. and if its trd they really can't even try to say squat.
     
  5. Jun 16, 2009 at 12:56 PM
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    DdayIsNear

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    always save stock parts, especially bolt ons like exhaust on intake. then you can always put back oem and stick in their arses
     
  6. Jun 16, 2009 at 1:05 PM
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    thanks. yeah ill never sell the stock stuff.
     
  7. Jun 16, 2009 at 1:29 PM
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    It would obviously void the warranty on that particular part that you are replacing.
     
  8. Jun 16, 2009 at 1:39 PM
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  9. Jun 16, 2009 at 3:51 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    I'm going to try something new: Yes, it will void your warranty. Mods are the devil.
     
  10. Jun 16, 2009 at 5:29 PM
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    Bite your tongue sir, bite your tongue.
     
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