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It happened to me (unintended acceleration)

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Haja4eva, Nov 24, 2010.

  1. Nov 24, 2010 at 9:15 AM
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    Haja4eva

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    My 05 Tacoma dbl cab has 110000 miles and i had the recall done about a month ago then two weeks ago while at a stop with my wheels cut hard to the right and raining my Tacoma went full throttle i popped it into neutral then slammed it in to park and turned it off. i should have left it in the middle of the road but i restarted it and took it to the dealer and they found nothing of course!!. Not once in two weeks did they call me i had to keep calling them they basically said tough shit. I loved my truck and did not want buy a new one but i lost faith in it and I don't like the other compact trucks out there so i traded it in on a new 2011 Tacoma they gave me a pretty good trade in value but it still feels horrible it was just broken in, they can't even say the words unintended acceleration it will be the last vehicle we buy from Toyota
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  2. Nov 24, 2010 at 9:21 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    Did you touch the brakes during the incident?
     
  3. Nov 24, 2010 at 9:22 AM
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    I woulda turned it off in neutral and then put it in park lol just sayin. Sorry to see you give up on a great brand of car or truck.
     
  4. Nov 24, 2010 at 9:24 AM
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  5. Nov 24, 2010 at 11:58 AM
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  6. Nov 24, 2010 at 11:59 AM
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    Hmmmm :confused:
     
  7. Nov 24, 2010 at 12:01 PM
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    this will end well
     
  8. Nov 24, 2010 at 12:01 PM
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    You lost faith in your '05 Tacoma, so you traded it in for an '11 Tacoma. Now the '11 Tacoma will be the last one you buy?:confused:
     
  9. Nov 24, 2010 at 12:03 PM
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    ...........until the new model design comes out............
     
  10. Nov 24, 2010 at 12:03 PM
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    OZ-T

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  11. Nov 24, 2010 at 12:04 PM
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  12. Nov 24, 2010 at 12:06 PM
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    I'm surprised, In another thread the OP states he had the recall done too? Interesting?
     
  13. Nov 24, 2010 at 12:09 PM
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    OZ-T

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    same story , still ?
     
  14. Nov 24, 2010 at 12:17 PM
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    It has not been entirely proven to be driver error. Joint investigation with Toyota, NASA and NSF continues.
     
  15. Nov 24, 2010 at 12:18 PM
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    OZ-T

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  16. Nov 24, 2010 at 12:23 PM
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    numbah57 GIVE THE MALL A BREAK...WHEEL THAT SHIT

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    Looks like he have one smart one that shifted to neutral, congrats to you sir. I just took my truck to the dealer to change a cv boot and had to argue to 5 different fuck heads about not wanting to have the pedal chop done. How fucking hard is it to shift to neutral I really can't see how people panic that fast, tell me if I'm over the line but I think people should learn how to drive.
     
  17. Nov 24, 2010 at 12:23 PM
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