Certain Toyota Tacoma Trucks Recalled
nearly 1,000 vehicles are included in this recall
what is being recalled?
Southeast Toyota distributers is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Tacoma vehicles equipped with 18" Maverick Alloy Wheels.
what's the problem?
In the affected vehicles, the spare tire requires the use of a different style of lug nut to attach it to the vehicle than the other wheels use. These lug nuts were not provided with the vehicle.
If the spare tire/wheel is installed on the vehicle using the lug nuts from another wheel, damage to the wheel could result and may eventually lead to a loose wheel, increasing the risk of a crash.
Southeast Toyota will notify the owners of all affected Tacoma vehicles, and dealers will: (a) Install a Warning Label on the spare tire/wheel, (b) supply a bag containing proper spare wheel lug nuts, and (c) place an Owner's Manual Addendum in the vehicle's glove box.
what should i do next?
For additional information on this recall, contact Southeast Toyota distributers at 954-429-2000.