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Recall: 2010 Tacoma: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT

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    [FONT=&quot]NHTSA #: [/FONT][FONT=&quot]84603[/FONT]
    [FONT=&quot]Make: [/FONT]
    [FONT=&quot]TOYOTA
    Model: TACOMA
    Model Year: 2010

    Description: POWER TRAIN, DRIVELINE, DRIVESHAFT

    Manufacturer that filed defect/noncompliance report: TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC.
    Begin Date of MFG: 12/16/2009
    End Date of MFG: 2/5/2010
    Vehicle, Equipment, or Tire report: V

    Number of units affected: 8,000
    Date owner notified by MFG: 3/22/2010

    Recall Initiator: MFR
    MFG's of Recalled Vehicles/Products: TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION

    Defect Summary: TOYOTA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010 TOYOTA TACOMA PICKUP TRUCKS. THE PROPELLER SHAFT MAY DEVELOP CRACKS DURING THE MANUFACTURING PROCESS. OVER TIME, THE CRACKS MAY EVENTUALLY LEAD TO THE SEPARATION OF THE PROPELLER SHAFT..

    Consequence Summary: THIS MAY RESULT IN A LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

    Corrective Summary: OWNERS MAY CONTACT TOYOTA AT 1-800-331-4331.

    Recall Notes: OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153).[/FONT]
     

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