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Toyota Tacoma Recall (NHTSA Campaign: 13V557000) Your Auto and SUV Crash Legal Experts > Mitsubishi Recalls & Defects > Auto Recalls > Toyota Tacoma Recall (NHTSA Campaign: 13V557000)

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing has issued a recall for the Toyota Tacoma.

Description of Recall

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America (Toyota) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Tacoma vehicles manufactured July 1, 2013, through October 11, 2013. The engines of the affected vehicles contain valve springs that may break over time.

Severity of the Defect

If the valve springs break, the engine could fail and stall while the vehicle is being driven, increasing the risk of a crash.

Toyota’s Recommended Action

Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the valve springs, free of charge. The recall began on November 27, 2013. Owners may contact Toyota at 1-800-331-4331.