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Suspension squeaking

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by dwalden2, Mar 24, 2009.

  1. Mar 24, 2009 at 2:34 PM
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    dwalden2

    dwalden2 [OP] Your mom goes to college

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    So, about a year ago, I noticed my suspension was squeaking when I would go over a bump or even if I got on the back bumper and made the suspension move at all. I took it to the dealer and they said "There is a recall" on it, so they fixed it. About 5 months later, it started squeaking again. I haven't taken it back yet because it's been winter and I haven't had the windows down and haven't noticed it as much. But since it warmed up a little I've been riding with the windows down and I notice it when going down a dirt road. Would this be covered in the TSB? What about if I'm at 57K miles?

    Thanks.
     
  2. Mar 24, 2009 at 3:12 PM
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    SUPMO72

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    There was a TSB for squeaking from the rear. The fix was to put grease between the leaf springs at the ends where they rub against each other as the suspension goes up and down. I think it was 3yrs or 36k for the warranty.
     
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