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Radio comes on by itself?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Jimsc, Sep 13, 2010.

  1. Sep 13, 2010 at 6:21 PM
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    Jimsc

    Jimsc [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have about 1500 miles on my 2010 Taco and twice the radio has come on by itself. Anybody have this happen?
     
  2. Sep 13, 2010 at 6:23 PM
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    Brunes

    Brunes abides.

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    Lots of folks have issues with the newer radios. It's under warranty....Make 'em fix it!!
     
  3. Sep 13, 2010 at 6:27 PM
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    STLTaco09

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    5100's all around, fronts at 1.75". TSB leaf pack + Toytec TSB AAL
    Mine did this, and shut off by itself 2 months into my new '09 2 years ago. Replaced it under warranty, new one was good for a little over a year then started doing the same thing. Seemed to be heat related as it only did it when it was really hot out.

    Anyways, installed a Kenwood deck because I didn't want to mess with the goons scratching up my dash installing the new factory radio under warranty, never been happier.
     
  4. Sep 14, 2010 at 4:54 AM
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    fjm0008

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    There is a known problem with the volume and power on the 09 and up stereos. It will need to be replaced. Problem with the supplier of the radio which seems to be the root of most of the problems with the truck. Good Luck.
     
  5. Sep 14, 2010 at 5:29 AM
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    AeroCooper

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    It used to happen to me all the time in my old car. I really miss her....I used to call her Christine...
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  6. Sep 14, 2010 at 6:01 AM
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    478DblSport

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    | EXTERIOR | Access Roll-up Tonneau Cover, Tailgate Hose Clamp Mod, Shortened OEM Antenna, DeeZee Bed Mat ---------------------------- | INTERIOR | Flyzeye V2W (Amber/White/Amber) Audio: Alpine CDA-117, PDX-5 (119Wx4+410W), Polk Audio MM6501 (F) & MM651 (R), JL Audio CP108LG-W3v3 (Sub), w/Monster, Rockford, & Streetwire cabling, Metra Dash Kit.
    ^^^ Good one AeroCooper ^^^ :)
     
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