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Fresh Air Vent Reverts to Exterior

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by jcman01, Jan 1, 2013.

  1. jcman01

    jcman01 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have a 2011 Tacoma. I prefer to drive with the vent fan recirculating interior air, rather than bringing in outside air, which in my area usually contains diesel exhaust.

    However, I've noticed lately that the switch keeps reverting to exterior after a couple of minutes.

    Is behavior normal, or is there a fault somewhere in my switch?

    Thanks for any advice.
     
  2. jcman01

    jcman01 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    agv1700 FML

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    Not sure, I have a 2010 and have had the same problem since I drove it off the dealership lot. I looked into it some but couldn't find any info on the matter so I just said screw it. I just hit the record button when I see it switch over on its own...
     
  4. agv1700

    agv1700 FML

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    Nice...
     
  5. Bobbb

    Bobbb "Rumors of Bob, but never Bob. It is Bob, right?"

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    I'm on outside air 95% of the time, but this is good to know if/when I do run into it. Thanks for the heads-up!
     
  6. monkeyface

    monkeyface Douchebag, or just douche if we're friends

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    Hold the button down for about five seconds and it stays on interior recirculation. Doofy, but that's how it is.
     
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