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Frame rust recall

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by markey, Feb 14, 2013.

  1. Jun 22, 2019 at 6:32 PM
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    sgage

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    That does seem a bit crazy. Mine (also a 2007) was 2 1/2 months - this in NH. Did they give you a loaner
     
  2. Jun 22, 2019 at 7:11 PM
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  3. Aug 4, 2019 at 6:42 AM
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    Is my 2013 tacoma frame covered for the rusted frames recall?
     
  4. Aug 4, 2019 at 7:13 AM
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    robssol

    robssol If it ain't broke, leave it the eff alone!

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  5. Aug 4, 2019 at 12:33 PM
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    I did try to search but i couldnt really find a clear answer so i decided to ask about it
     
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  6. Aug 4, 2019 at 12:45 PM
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    bobsuruncle

    bobsuruncle I void warranties

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    Probably because you searched for recall and not warranty enhancement program.

    :evil:
     
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  7. Aug 4, 2019 at 2:03 PM
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    bubbapark1

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    I have a 2007 and they sprayed it first then i took it back cause the frame was so bad you could just push a hole through it. So they replaced the frame but my truck came with a trailer hitch and its rusted just as bad as the frame was, but they safty since its a accesory is not covered. I personally disagree because it's the same metal that come on the truck and i cannot use it.
     
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  8. Aug 4, 2019 at 3:10 PM
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    TrailRayted

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    I was told the same thing. They couldn't re install my hitch. I bought one and they put it on no labor
     
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  9. Aug 4, 2019 at 4:23 PM
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    bobsuruncle

    bobsuruncle I void warranties

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    Did Dana Corp make the hitch also?
     
  10. Aug 4, 2019 at 4:24 PM
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    So if the frame on my 2013 is rusted there is nothing i can do?
     
  11. Aug 4, 2019 at 4:43 PM
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    bobsuruncle I void warranties

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    Afaik the warranty enhancement only covers up to 2011. Is your rusted through? They don't consider surface rust an no issue, only if it's deteriorating and causes a 10mm hole or larger. Got a pic of your rust?
     
  12. Aug 4, 2019 at 7:16 PM
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    They’re in process of extending the warranty program. Nothing official or “public” yet. If you have a legit 10mm or larger hole, I would at least get in touch with Toyota for documentation purposes. Other than that, wait and see.
     
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  13. Aug 5, 2019 at 10:38 AM
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    Well, went in for my frame inspection this morning and .... I'm in!!!:thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:. Thank God because I replaced a weeping trans line yesterday (the second one) and it is a horror show under my truck. Every line and connection is blistered and rotting. I have no idea what it would cost and what a pita it would be to replace every hard line, both trans and brakes, and connection. When I saw the tech taking pics I prayed and crossed my fingers was thrilled when the service writer came back with the report and said I qualify. She said 4-6 weeks to get the frame and a week to do the swap. Now to start speed reading this thread so I know when they're trying to charge me for something they shouldn't. Figure I'll buy a new set of 5100's, a fresh aal and install it myself when I get the truck back and a new rear bumper.
     
  14. Aug 5, 2019 at 11:09 AM
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    see if they will spray the frame with another coat of protectant. also inspect the motor mounts, and have them replaced if needed. 2 things i wish i would have done when my frame was replaced.
     
  15. Aug 5, 2019 at 2:04 PM
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    Its not too rusted but living in the north im trying to keep up with the rust proofing every year but still seems to be rusting. I plan on keeping this truck for at least 10 years so im a little worried
     
  16. Aug 5, 2019 at 3:03 PM
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    It’s not just the frame - it’s all the hard lines and their fittings and connections.
     
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  17. Aug 5, 2019 at 3:13 PM
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    Yes i know that but i want the main part "the frame" to last me
     
  18. Aug 5, 2019 at 4:20 PM
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    Spray Fluid Film all over everything underneath!!!!inside the new frame too
     
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  19. Aug 5, 2019 at 4:31 PM
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    I had the same conversation with my dealer. They obviously disagree. It’s up to us to repair or replace it. My rear bumper is a worthless pile rust that I’m sure they won’t fix and that is part of the passenger safety system!
     
  20. Aug 5, 2019 at 7:52 PM
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    My hitch/ bumper support was rusted out like the rest of my frame. My dealer agreed to install my aftermarket rear bumper for free. The bonus is the new bumper had an integrated hitch behind the license plate.20190805_195108.jpg
     
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