2012 TOYOTA Highlander

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

3 Recalls for 2012 TOYOTA Highlander

Recall Date Component Summary
January 16, 2013 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE | SEATS

Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC (SET) is recalling certain models interspersed through model years 2009 through 2013 as follows: model year 2009-2012 Tacoma, 4Runner, Camry, Camry Hybrid, Prius, and RAV4; model year 2009-2010 Avalon, FJ Cruiser, and Highlander Hybrid; model year 2010-2013 model year Corolla, Sienna and Tundra; model year 2009-2013 Highlander and Venza; model year 2012 Prius V; and model year 2010-2012 Sequoia. During modification by SET to include accessories such as leather seat covers, seat heaters or headrest DVD systems, these vehicles may not have had the passenger seat occupant sensing system calibration tested. Without passing the calibration test, the occupant sensing system may not operate as designed.

Remedy:

Southeast Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will test the sensitivity of the occupant detection sensors, and recalibrate them as necessary. The recall began on March 21, 2013. Owners may contact Southeast Toyota at 1-800-301-6859.

January 16, 2013 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE | SEATS

Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC (SET) is recalling certain models interspersed through model years 2009 through 2013 as follows: model year 2009-2012 Tacoma, 4Runner, Camry, Camry Hybrid, Prius, and RAV4; model year 2009-2010 Avalon, FJ Cruiser, and Highlander Hybrid; model year 2010-2013 model year Corolla, Sienna and Tundra; model year 2009-2013 Highlander and Venza; model year 2012 Prius V; and model year 2010-2012 Sequoia. During modification by SET to include accessories such as leather seat covers, seat heaters or headrest DVD systems, these vehicles may not have had the passenger seat occupant sensing system calibration tested. Without passing the calibration test, the occupant sensing system may not operate as designed.

Remedy:

Southeast Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will test the sensitivity of the occupant detection sensors, and recalibrate them as necessary. The recall began on March 21, 2013. Owners may contact Southeast Toyota at 1-800-301-6859.

April 9, 2013 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Southeast Toyota is recalling certain model year 2008 and 2010-2013 Toyota Tundra, 2010-2012 Rav4, 2012 Toyota Sequoia, 2010-2011 Toyota Corolla, 2010-2011 Toyota Camry and Camry Hybrid, 2010-2013 Toyota Highlander and Highlander Hybrid, 2010-2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser, 2011 Toyota Land Cruiser, 2010-2013 Toyota Venza, 2010-2011 Toyota 4Runner, 2010-2013 Toyota Tacoma, 2011-2012 Toyota Sienna, 2012 Toyota Prius, 2013 Scion FR-S, 2011 Scion XD, 2011 Scion XB, and 2012 Scion TC vehicles. These vehicles were sold with labels that were outside the allowable one percent of accuracy of actual weight added. Thus, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) Number 110, “Tire Selection and Rims.”

Remedy:

Southeast Toyota will notify owners and provide a corrected label with instructions concerning its installation. A small group of the affected vehicles will need additonal remedies which are still being developed. The recall began on May 28, 2013. Owners may contact Southeast Toyota at 1-800-301-6859.

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3 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2012 TOYOTA Highlander

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Date Component  
accelerator/throttle
brakes

154 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2012 TOYOTA Highlander

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Date Component  
STEERING
ODI Number: 11398404
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11397781
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10923806
STEERING
ODI Number: 10925504
STEERING
ODI Number: 10925502
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10914882
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11005061
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10992665
SERVICE BRAKES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10990716
STEERING
ODI Number: 10972155
VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
ODI Number: 10971376
WHEELS
ODI Number: 10970714
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10967665
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11013328
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10895576
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10966152
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10958968
STEERING
ODI Number: 10959521
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 10960048
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10950440
AIR BAGS | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10954933
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10948988
TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS
ODI Number: 11391212
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11389533
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11385599
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10929523
STEERING
ODI Number: 11365057
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11365316
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 11363463
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11352834
STEERING
ODI Number: 11344119
STEERING
ODI Number: 11343172
STEERING
ODI Number: 11339760
STEERING
ODI Number: 11340674
STEERING
ODI Number: 11327814
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11307417
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11302931
STEERING
ODI Number: 11286685
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11286771
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11282939
STEERING
ODI Number: 11281114
STEERING
ODI Number: 11240454
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11232123
STEERING
ODI Number: 11269462
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11258345
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11206953
STEERING
ODI Number: 11204780
STEERING
ODI Number: 11205861
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11203472
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11196195
STEERING
ODI Number: 11193478
STEERING
ODI Number: 11229870
STEERING
ODI Number: 11228665
STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11220873
STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11217145
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11210570
STEERING
ODI Number: 11174699
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11163347
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11164577
STEERING
ODI Number: 11163417
STEERING
ODI Number: 11164109
STEERING
ODI Number: 11164824
STEERING
ODI Number: 11162957
STEERING
ODI Number: 11162516
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11162121
STEERING
ODI Number: 11133146
AIR BAGS | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER CLOCKSPRING/SPIRAL CASSETTE
ODI Number: 11132806
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11130384
SERVICE BRAKES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11124217
VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR
ODI Number: 11097916
STEERING
ODI Number: 11093446
STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11192394
STEERING
ODI Number: 11184305
STEERING
ODI Number: 11185735
STEERING
ODI Number: 11186161
STEERING
ODI Number: 11074994
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11073431
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11151791
STEERING
ODI Number: 11115836
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11113854
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11112299
SEATS | STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11066446
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN | STEERING
ODI Number: 11066232
SEATS
ODI Number: 11064462
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 11047406
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11025461
STEERING
ODI Number: 10884181
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10874467
STEERING
ODI Number: 10863454
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10862737
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10863594
STEERING
ODI Number: 10825630
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10822127
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10789424
STEERING
ODI Number: 10788977
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10782902
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10779530
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10749682
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10747987
VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10749412
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10744835
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10744578
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10724124
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10724352
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10721143
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10715302
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10702972
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10701692
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 10682287
STEERING
ODI Number: 10681570
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 10671763
AIR BAGS | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10670407
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10667698
STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 10664651
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10664274
VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10660665
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10641311
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10629834
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10628163
STEERING
ODI Number: 10627694
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10604746
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10597939
STEERING
ODI Number: 10593980
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10576724
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10578448
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES
ODI Number: 10578419
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10565408
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10559305
STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10550942
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10552494
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10548398
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10534724
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10523296
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10520013
STEERING
ODI Number: 10519433
TIRES | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10502666
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10496355
TIRES
ODI Number: 10496496
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10495051
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10493322
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10489150
SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10473682
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10470867
POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10467938
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL
ODI Number: 10469001
POWER TRAIN | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10466502
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10459879
SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10457095
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10458807
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10456842
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10454532
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10448197
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10448434
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11155400
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4 Investigations for 2012 TOYOTA Highlander

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
STEERING
STEERING:COLUMN
STEERING
STEERING:COLUMN
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

332 Service Alerts for 2012 TOYOTA Highlander

Date Description
April 28, 2022 160000 STRUCTURE

DD: Multiple Models and Model Years Vehicles Painted with Blizzard Pearl (070) or Super White (040) Paint Color Coverage for Peeling of Factory-Applied Paint Toyota has added approximately 430,700 2008 ? 2018 model year Highlander and H

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April 28, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

DD: Multiple Models and Model Years Vehicles Painted with Blizzard Pearl (070) or Super White (040) Paint Color Coverage for Peeling of Factory-Applied Paint Toyota has added approximately 430,700 2008 ? 2018 model year Highlander and H

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April 28, 2022 160000 STRUCTURE

DL: Toyota has received reports of paint peeling on certain vehicles with the original factory-applied Blizzard Pearl or Super White paint colors. These reports indicate that vehicles with these specific paint colors, applied during the veh

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April 28, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

DL: Toyota has received reports of paint peeling on certain vehicles with the original factory-applied Blizzard Pearl or Super White paint colors. These reports indicate that vehicles with these specific paint colors, applied during the veh

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April 28, 2022 160000 STRUCTURE

TI: Technical Instructions Customer Support Program ZKG Multiple Models and Model Years Vehicles Painted with Blizzard Pearl (070) or Super White (040) Paint Color Coverage for Peeling of Factory-Applied Paint

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April 28, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

TI: Technical Instructions Customer Support Program ZKG Multiple Models and Model Years Vehicles Painted with Blizzard Pearl (070) or Super White (040) Paint Color Coverage for Peeling of Factory-Applied Paint

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April 28, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

CSP: Customer Support Program ZKG – Paint Repair Process Operation Flow Chart

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March 9, 2022 050000 PARKING BRAKE

TSB: This Service Bulletin includes procedures to replace damaged or loose front carpet floor retainer(s) without replacing the carpet assembly. Follow the Repair Procedure in this bulletin to replace the loose or damaged carpet floor retai

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February 1, 2022 220000 SEATS

TSB: Some 2010 ? 2022 model year Toyota vehicles may exhibit paint stains after the removal of Rapgard?. The paint stains may appear to be under the clear coat but are usually under wrinkles in the Rapgard?. The wrinkles may trap water and

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January 12, 2022 190000 TIRES

POL: This consolidated Tire Warranty Guide contains the complete warranty terms for all brands of ground and spare tires currently in use by Toyota. This information must be kept near the point of vehicle sale and be available to any custom

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January 12, 2022 200000 WHEELS

POL: This consolidated Tire Warranty Guide contains the complete warranty terms for all brands of ground and spare tires currently in use by Toyota. This information must be kept near the point of vehicle sale and be available to any custom

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January 12, 2022 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

POL: This consolidated Tire Warranty Guide contains the complete warranty terms for all brands of ground and spare tires currently in use by Toyota. This information must be kept near the point of vehicle sale and be available to any custom

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November 23, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

TSB: Some 2005 ? 2022 model year Toyota vehicles that have undergone water intrusion may exhibit a condition in which a musty smell is present. Follow the procedures in this bulletin to remediate the odor and address this condition. The pur

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May 4, 2001 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Replacement vin plates.

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January 18, 1991 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Product general information.

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June 30, 1989 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Product general information.

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April 9, 1993 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Product general information.

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January 8, 1991 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Product general information.

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March 17, 2021 140000 AIR BAGS

Toyota Safety Recall and Service Campaign – Technician Certification Requirements

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March 12, 2021 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

TT: Some Toyota vehicles installed with Toyota Complete Maintenance Care (TCMC) brake pads may exhibit a groan or squeak noise in various driving conditions.

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March 12, 2021 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

TT: Some Toyota vehicles installed with Toyota Complete Maintenance Care (TCMC) brake pads may exhibit a groan or squeak noise in various driving conditions.

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March 18, 2021 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

OBSOLETE NOTICE March 08, 2021: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0012-21.

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March 8, 2021 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

OBSOLETE NOTICE March 08, 2021: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0044-16.

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March 5, 2021 220000 SEATS

TSB: Some 2010 ? 2021 model year Toyota vehicles may exhibit paint stains after the removal of Rapgard?. The paint stains may appear to be under the clear coat but are usually under wrinkles in the Rapgard?. The wrinkles may trap water an

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February 3, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: Replacement certification labels (the vinyl label installed on the driver door or door post) and VIN plates (the metal plate riveted to dashboard) (see Figure 1) for most 1979 ? 2021 model year vehicles may be available provided the re

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December 14, 2020 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

TT: Some Toyota vehicles installed with Toyota Complete Maintenance Care (TCMC) brake pads may exhibit a groan or squeak noise in various driving conditions.

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December 14, 2020 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

TT: Some Toyota vehicles installed with Toyota Complete Maintenance Care (TCMC) brake pads may exhibit a groan or squeak noise in various driving conditions.

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October 21, 2020 062300 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSES/LINES/PIPING/FITTINGS

TT: HVAC drain tube is found to be blocked/clogged.

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December 14, 2020 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

TT: Some Toyota vehicles installed with Toyota Complete Maintenance Care (TCMC) brake pads may exhibit a groan or squeak noise in various driving conditions.

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October 14, 2020 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TSB: Some 2004 ? 2020 model year Hybrid vehicles may exhibit an excessive buildup of dust, lint, or debris in the HV battery intake filter or cooling fan. The condition could reduce the efficiency of the HV battery cooling system. Perform t

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August 11, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE August 11, 2020: This bulletin is no longer applicable and is now obsolete.

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August 11, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE August 11, 2020: This bulletin is no longer applicable and is now obsolete.

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August 11, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE August 11, 2020: This bulletin is no longer applicable and is now obsolete.

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August 11, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE August 11, 2020: This bulletin is no longer applicable and is now obsolete.

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June 3, 2020 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

These SKUs are Exhaust Manifolds with Catalytic Converters. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory due to a loss of CARB certification. These SKUs can no longer be sold as they do not meet CARB standards, but part

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June 23, 2020 020000 SUSPENSION

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE June 23, 2020: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0063-20.

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June 23, 2020 200000 WHEELS

TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin Nos. ST005-01, SU001-08, and T-SB-0391-08. The aforementioned bulletins are obsolete, and any printed versions should be discarded. Be sure

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August 11, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE August 11, 2020: This bulletin is no longer applicable and is now obsolete.

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August 11, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE August 11, 2020: This bulletin is no longer applicable and is now obsolete.

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August 11, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE August 11, 2020: This bulletin is no longer applicable and is now obsolete.

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August 11, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE August 11, 2020: This bulletin is no longer applicable and is now obsolete.

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August 5, 2020 062200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

TSB: Some 2003 ? 2020 model year Prius, Prius C, Prius V; 2006 ? 2019 model year Highlander Hybrid Vehicle; 2007 ? 2020 Camry Hybrid Vehicle; 2013 ? 2020 model year Avalon Hybrid Vehicle; 2016 ? 2020 model year Mirai and RAV4 Hybrid Vehic

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August 5, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: Some 2003 ? 2020 model year Prius, Prius C, Prius V; 2006 ? 2019 model year Highlander Hybrid Vehicle; 2007 ? 2020 Camry Hybrid Vehicle; 2013 ? 2020 model year Avalon Hybrid Vehicle; 2016 ? 2020 model year Mirai and RAV4 Hybrid Vehic

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August 5, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: Some 2003 ? 2020 model year Prius, Prius C, Prius V; 2006 ? 2019 model year Highlander Hybrid Vehicle; 2007 ? 2020 Camry Hybrid Vehicle; 2013 ? 2020 model year Avalon Hybrid Vehicle; 2016 ? 2020 model year Mirai and RAV4 Hybrid Vehic

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June 18, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: Some 2004 ? 2020 model year Hybrid vehicles may exhibit an excessive buildup of dust, lint, or debris in the HV battery intake filter or cooling fan. The condition could reduce the efficiency of the HV battery cooling system. Perform t

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July 30, 2020 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

TT: HVAC drain tube is found to be blocked/clogged.

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June 3, 2020 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

These SKUs are Exhaust Manifolds with Catalytic Converters. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory due to a loss of CARB certification. These SKUs can no longer be sold as they do not meet CARB standards, but part

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April 7, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE April 07, 2020: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0032-20. Replacement Certification Labels and VIN Plates

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April 6, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin Nos. PG021-88, PG015-89, PG0015-90, PG002-91, PG002-93, PG005-97, PG007-01, PG007-07, PG006-01, PG004-97, T-SB-0144-08, and T-SB-0304-17. The a

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May 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TT: This bulletin includes basic procedures for performing a rescue charge on Ni-MH high voltage (HV) batteries. This bulletin should be used in conjunction with the applicable model and model year Repair Manual while performing a rescue ch

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February 6, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: Some 2004 ? 2017 model year Toyota vehicles may exhibit odors naturally occurring from the HVAC system and/or related environmental factors. Although there is no way to eliminate these odors, follow the General Procedure in this bull

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February 12, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

OBSOLETE NOTICE February 12, 2020: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0010-20.

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January 27, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: Vehicles may display evidence of a fluid leak or fluid seep from powertrain components. This bulletin explains how to determine the differences between a fluid leak versus a fluid seep. Cases that are determined to be a ?leak? should b

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July 9, 2019 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE July 9, 2019: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0080-19.

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July 9, 2019 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0033-14. ? Applicability has been updated to include 2019 model year Toyota vehicles. Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0033-14 is obsolete and

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July 9, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0033-14. ? Applicability has been updated to include 2019 model year Toyota vehicles. Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0033-14 is obsolete and

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July 1, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. October 30, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has be

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July 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. October 30, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has be

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July 1, 2019 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. October 30, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has be

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September 14, 2016 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TSB: Supersession Notice. Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service

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February 25, 2019 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

TT: HVAC drain tube is found to be blocked/clogged.

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September 14, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: Supersession Notice. Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service

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December 2, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: This bulletin includes basic procedures for performing a Rescue Charge on Ni-MH High Voltage (HV) Batteries. This bulletin should be used in conjunction with the Repair Manual while performing Rescue Charge. The GRX-5100 should be used

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January 23, 2017 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

TT: Some Customers may complain about a Hybrid Vehicle Battery cooling system warning message. This warning message may appear when the HV Battery cooling system loses efficiency due to debris on the filter and or some object obstructing

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January 6, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes SB No. T-SB-0101-11. Applicability has been updated to include 2016 ? 2017 model year vehicles. Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0101-11 is Obsolete and any printed

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July 21, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Update on Technician Certification Requirements.

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July 21, 2016 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Update on Technician Certification Requirements.

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July 31, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 31, 2018 Rev2: ? The Supersession Notice has been updated. January 11, 2018 Rev1: ? The Supersession Notice has been updated. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. SUPERSESSION NOTICE

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August 31, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

Technical Service Bulletin: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 31, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

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August 31, 2018 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Technical Service Bulletin: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 31, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

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August 31, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

Technical Service Bulletin: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 31, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

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August 31, 2018 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Technical Service Bulletin: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 31, 2018: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0304-17.

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May 19, 2016 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

TSB: On some vehicles, when Rapgard? is removed, the paint may have a stained appearance. These stains appear to be under the clear coat (repainting this area is not necessary). The stain patterns are usually under wrinkles in the Rapgard?

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May 11, 2016 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

TT: HV Batteries have liquid filled cell modules, to prevent leakage from cells, it is very important to confirm the proper orientation mark of the DRC.

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May 11, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

TT: HV Batteries have liquid filled cell modules, to prevent leakage from cells, it is very important to confirm the proper orientation mark of the DRC.

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April 26, 2017 011000 STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

TSB: REVISION NOTICE: April 26, 2017 Rev1: G361 ? The Parts Information section has been updated. Some 2008 ? 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a clunk, pop, or knock-type noise when turning the steering whee

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April 26, 2017 014100 STEERING:RACK AND PINION:PINION SHAFT

TSB: REVISION NOTICE: April 26, 2017 Rev1: G361 ? The Parts Information section has been updated. Some 2008 ? 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a clunk, pop, or knock-type noise when turning the steering whee

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April 6, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Warranty Policy Bulletin POL17-04: Toyota has received reports of customer concerns in which the power back door does not close properly. In some cases, the power back door may reach the fully closed position and then reverse to the open po

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April 6, 2017 350000 EQUIPMENT

Warranty Policy Bulletin POL17-04: Toyota has received reports of customer concerns in which the power back door does not close properly. In some cases, the power back door may reach the fully closed position and then reverse to the open po

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May 19, 2016 160000 STRUCTURE

TSB: On some vehicles, when Rapgard? is removed, the paint may have a stained appearance. These stains appear to be under the clear coat (repainting this area is not necessary). The stain patterns are usually under wrinkles in the Rapgard?

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May 19, 2016 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

TSB: On some vehicles, when Rapgard? is removed, the paint may have a stained appearance. These stains appear to be under the clear coat (repainting this area is not necessary). The stain patterns are usually under wrinkles in the Rapgard?

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June 20, 2018 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

Warranty Policy Bulletin: Toyota has received reports of customer concerns in which the power back door does not close properly. In some cases, the power back door may reach the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. I

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April 6, 2015 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

TT: When updating either the navigation or radio firmware, verify the vehicle applicability BEFORE beginning the update.

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April 6, 2015 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

TT: When updating either the navigation or radio firmware, verify the vehicle applicability BEFORE beginning the update.

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April 6, 2015 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

TT: When updating either the navigation or radio firmware, verify the vehicle applicability BEFORE beginning the update.

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March 26, 2014 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Prior to installing remanufactured U660 and U760 transaxles, it is necessary to remove the lower oil cooler tube union from the original transaxle case and install it into the reman unit. A NEW O-ring and printed installation instructions

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March 26, 2014 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The vehicle will not start or ready0on and the steering wheel lock is engaged so that the steering wheel may only be turned very little from side-to-side. If the operator attempts to ready-on or start the vehicle while there is tension on

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August 24, 2015 100000 POWER TRAIN

TechTip: Condition – The vehicle may be difficult to start or have an abnormally low or rough idle after the battery has been disconnected or power to the Engine ECM has been interrupted.

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April 3, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

In mid-April 2013 Toyota will be mailing an update to the Owner’s Manual for 2008 through 2012 Model Year Highlander and Highlander HV. Sample Owner labels are provided below for your reference.

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July 25, 2013 130000 VISIBILITY

Tips for writing a DPR (Dealer Product Report) on manufacturing issues for windows and windshields.

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March 7, 2017 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

TSB: REVISION NOTICE March 07, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2017 model year Toyota vehicles. On some vehicles, when Rapgard? is removed the paint may have a stained appearance. These stains appear to be under the c

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July 18, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2008-2012 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a condition where the Power Back Door does not close properly. The Back Door may get to the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. In cases

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July 18, 2013 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

Some 2008-2012 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a condition where the Power Back Door does not close properly. The Back Door may get to the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. In cases

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April 15, 2013 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

Technicians should confirm the following key points to minimize the potential for future MIL “ON” concerns after HV battery replacement.

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April 4, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

Since MY 2011, several different update or upgrade USB SSTs have been issued for Toyota audio and navigation systems. Refer to the chart below for a comprehensive list of all current and previously issued USB SSTs and their applicability.

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July 11, 2013 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

The procedure in this bulletin is a general guideline on how to properly diagnose the air conditioning system after a component failure. Refer to the applicable Repair Manual for vehicle specific repair procedures and parts.

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July 11, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The procedure in this bulletin is a general guideline on how to properly diagnose the air conditioning system after a component failure. Refer to the applicable Repair Manual for vehicle specific repair procedures and parts.

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April 23, 2013 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0054-13.

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April 23, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

California (CA), Federal (FED), and 50 State Certified emission control underhood labels (emission labels) may be obtained through your dealership?s Parts Department utilizing standard replacement parts ordering procedures. Follow the guide

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April 4, 2013 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

If a creak, tick, or rattle noise is heard at the top or bottom of the windshield, or at the top of the rear glass, the source of the noise may be the two stoppers bonded to the top of the windshield/rear glass, or the windshield retainers

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April 4, 2013 358100 EQUIPMENT:EMERGENCY:ESCAPE/EGRESS/EXIT

If a creak, tick, or rattle noise is heard at the top or bottom of the windshield, or at the top of the rear glass, the source of the noise may be the two stoppers bonded to the top of the windshield/rear glass, or the windshield retainers

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March 27, 2017 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

TT: Rev2 Some Customers may complain about a Hybrid Vehicle Battery cooling system warning message. This warning message may appear when the HV Battery cooling system loses efficiency due to debris on the filter and or some object obstruc

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March 24, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TT: When replacing components on vehicles equipped with the Power Back Door option, please reference the following guide to ensure the correct parts are used in combination with each other.

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March 18, 2015 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TechTip: Condition: Engine No Start and/or Poor Engine Power DTCs set immediately after performing service on the Inverter such as SSC D0M for IPM replacement or Inverter Assembly Installation.

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August 1, 2017 162500 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

Warranty Policy Bulletin: Toyota has received reports of customer concerns in which the power back door does not close properly. In some cases, the power back door may reach the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. I

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July 20, 2017 140000 AIR BAGS

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 20, 2017 Rev1: Applicability has been updated to exclude 2007 ? 2017 model year Avanza vehicles. Some hazardous material treatment and handling regulations at the state and local level define the pre-disposal deplo

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July 20, 2017 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 20, 2017 Rev1: Applicability has been updated to exclude 2007 ? 2017 model year Avanza vehicles. Some hazardous material treatment and handling regulations at the state and local level define the pre-disposal deplo

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October 1, 2013 100000 POWER TRAIN

The purpose of this service bulletin is to provide precautions to follow when installing an automatic transmission/transaxle assembly to avoid MIL ?ON,? shifting issues, and/or transmission damage. Use the information in this bulletin when

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December 19, 2013 130000 VISIBILITY

The following procedures are recommended during routine maintenance or in the event of a customer concern for wiper performance.

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October 24, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Immediately following a cold soak startup, some 2009 ? 2013 model year vehicles equipped with 1AR-FE or 2AR-FE engines may exhibit a brief knock/rattle noise from the engine compartment for approximately one second. Follow the repair proced

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October 2, 2013 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

Some vehicles may exhibit a condition where there is a lack of cooling from the A/C system. An A/C Line Retainer (Piping Clamp) may have become unlatched and caused a refrigerant leak. Follow the procedure in this bulletin to address this c

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October 2, 2013 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

If a customer states there is an unpleasant odor in the vehicle from the HVAC system, there are various factors that may be involved.

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October 2, 2013 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

If a customer states there is an unpleasant odor in the vehicle from the HVAC system, there are various factors that may be involved.

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October 23, 2013 132000 VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

The appearance of spots in tempered glass (when viewed at certain angles) is the result of the heat treating and quick quenching process during manufacturing.

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November 4, 2013 140000 AIR BAGS

Beginning in 1998, Toyota introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Toyota does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Toyota leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT

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November 4, 2013 220000 SEATS

Beginning in 1998, Toyota introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Toyota does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Toyota leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT

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November 4, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

Beginning in 1998, Toyota introduced side airbags as optional equipment. Toyota does NOT recommend replacement of original seat covers with non-Toyota leather or other seat cover materials on vehicles due to the following: Seat covers NOT

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October 24, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

These concerns can be caused by changes made on the customer?s phone. Make sure to inquire with the customer if the connectivity concerns occurred after receiving an operating system update on their phone or they have restored their phone d

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October 24, 2013 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

These concerns can be caused by changes made on the customer?s phone. Make sure to inquire with the customer if the connectivity concerns occurred after receiving an operating system update on their phone or they have restored their phone d

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September 29, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

In our continuing efforts to ensure the best in customer satisfaction, Toyota is launching a Limited Service Campaign (LSC) on certain 2011 ? 2012 Model Year Highlander Hybrid Vehicles. This LSC will cover approximately 4,000 vehicles.

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October 2, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Due to the improved performance and durability of 0w-20 synthetic oil, Toyota has extended the oil change intervals to 10,000 miles for most vehicles that require this oil. With this change, the following should be noted

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October 2, 2013 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Customer?s experiencing this condition can use a 3rd party podcast application on their iPhone (such as Pocket Casts or Instances) instead of the native Apple Podcast application.

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September 12, 2013 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Some 2004 ? 2014 model year Toyota vehicles may exhibit odors naturally occurring from the HVAC system and/or related environmental factors. Although there is no way to eliminate these odors, follow the General Procedure in this bulletin to

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December 19, 2013 130000 VISIBILITY/WIPER (PWS)

This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0185-13.

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September 9, 2013 050000 PARKING BRAKE

A new Special Service Tool (SST 09709-00002) has been introduced to aid in the inspection procedure for certain vehicles equipped with a floor pedal-type parking brake system. This bulletin references the correct method for installing the B

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September 9, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

A new Special Service Tool (SST 09709-00002) has been introduced to aid in the inspection procedure for certain vehicles equipped with a floor pedal-type parking brake system. This bulletin references the correct method for installing the B

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January 11, 2016 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Tech Tip: Some customers may experience difficulty programming HomeLink.

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April 13, 2016 100000 POWER TRAIN

TSB: This bulletin includes basic procedures for inspecting and adjusting World Standard (WS) Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) level at normal vehicle operating temperature. Note: The following adjustment procedures are for U660E/F and

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January 15, 2015 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bull

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January 15, 2015 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bull

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January 14, 2014 140000 AIR BAGS

Toyota vehicles are equipped with Supplemental Restraint Systems (SRS), including various airbags and in some models, seat belt pre-tensioners, to help reduce the risk of injury in a collision. If a customer expresses any concerns that the

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January 23, 2014 190000 TIRES

Toyota vehicles are equipped with either conventional or run-flat tires. Sometimes punctures may occur as a result of contact with road debris or other hazards. If a puncture occurs, it may be possible to repair the tire and return it to se

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December 17, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2012 ? 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a condition where the overhead console sunglass holder is difficult to open or close, and/or the sunglass holder door will not stay closed. The sunglass holder la

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February 28, 2014 350000 EQUIPMENT

Customer complains of Bluetooth connectivity concerns such as: Difficulty to pair phone, Intermittent Bluetooth failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle. These concerns can be caused by changes made on the custom

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February 24, 2014 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Engine No Start and/or Poor Engine Power DTCs set immediately after performing service on the Inverter such as SSC D0M for IPM replacement or Inverter Assembly installation.

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March 25, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Starting with 2010 Model Year, Toyota began a gradual transition to the use of synthetic 0W-20 viscosity engine oil. There a re man benefits of this oil.

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February 11, 2014 350000 EQUIPMENT

Since MY 2011, several different update or upgrade USB SSTs have been issued for Toyota audio and navigation systems. Refer to the chart below for a comprehensive list of all current and previously issued USB SSTs and their applicability.

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February 4, 2014 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Starting with the 2010 Model Year, Toyota began a gradual transition to the use of synthetic 0w-20 viscosity engine oil. There are multiple benefits of this oil. Due to the improved performance and durability of 0w-20 synthetic oil, Toyot

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March 15, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Immediately following a cold soak startup, some 2009 ? 2013 model year vehicles equipped with 1AR-FE or 2AR-FE engines may exhibit a brief knock/rattle noise from the engine compartment for approximately one second. Follow the repair proced

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February 21, 2013 011000 STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

Some 2008 ? 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a clunk, pop, or knock-type noise when turning the steering wheel left or right. A new intermediate shaft has been developed to address this condition. Use the fo

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February 25, 2013 011000 STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

The vehicle will not start or ready-on and the steering wheel lock is engaged so that the steering wheel may only be turned very little from side-to-side.

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February 20, 2013 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin contains general vehicle pulling diagnosis and repair procedures along with specific information to help correct pulling complaints.

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November 22, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: REVISION NOTICE November 22, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2014 ? 2018 model year vehicles. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. In the event that a Toyota vehicle becomes submerg

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February 19, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Some customers may inquire about the frequency and power output of the Smart Key/Smart Entry systems used on various models. The Smart Key/Smart Entry systems conform to all applicable FCC rules. This bulletin details the applicable specifi

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July 8, 2014 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Tech Tip: Starting with the 2010 Model Year, Toyota began a gradual transition to the use of synthetic 0w20 viscosity engine oil. There are multiple benefits of this oil including: Reduced friction and wear on engine surfaces, Improved fuel

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March 8, 2017 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

TSB: REVISION NOTICE March 08, 2017 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2015 – 2017 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Parts Information section has been updated. Some vehicles in particular geographic areas may exhibit a c

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March 17, 2017 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE March 17, 2017: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0191-17.

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March 20, 2017 162600 STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

Warranty Policy Bulletin POL17-04: REVISED March 01, 2017: Toyota has received reports of customer concerns in which the power back door does not close properly. In some cases, the power back door may reach the fully closed position and th

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March 1, 2017 162600 STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

Warranty Policy Bulletin POL17-04: Toyota has received reports of customer concerns in which the power back door does not close properly. In some cases, the power back door may reach the fully close position and then reverse to the open po

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March 1, 2017 162600 STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

Dealer Package: Certain 2008 – 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander Hybrid vehicles may exhibit a condition where the Power Back Door does not close properly. In some cases, the Power Back Door may reach the fully closed position and t

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March 1, 2017 162600 STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

Dealer Email: Toyota is announcing a Warranty Enhancement Program to extend the warranty coverage for the Power Back Door on certain 2008 – 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander Hybrid vehicles.

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July 7, 2014 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE: July 7, 2014: This bulletin is now obsolete.

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July 7, 2014 353100 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES

TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased.

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July 25, 2014 353100 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES

TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased.

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June 26, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Warranty Policy Bulletin POL17-04: Rev Toyota has received reports of customer concerns in which the power back door does not close properly. In some cases, the power back door may reach the fully closed position and then reverse to the ope

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July 29, 2014 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Tech Tip: Tips for writing a DPR (Dealer Product Report) on manufacturing issues for windows and windshields.

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July 29, 2014 130000 VISIBILITY

Tech Tip: Tips for writing a DPR (Dealer Product Report) on manufacturing issues for windows and windshields.

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June 12, 2014 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

TSB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bullet

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July 7, 2016 062200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

TSB: For vehicles that are used under certain severe operating conditions, the HV Battery Cooling Fan may experience an excessive buildup of dust, lint, or other debris that can reduce the efficiency of the HV Battery Cooling System. HV Ba

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March 8, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth connectivity concerns such as: ? Difficulty pairing the phone. ? Intermittent Bluetooth failure to connect when first turning on the vehicle. ? Various Bluetooth Audio functions are no lon

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February 27, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The customer is having difficulty changing the multi-display screen from Day Mode. If the multi-display screen is set to Day Mode when the headlights are on, the setting we be memorized when the engine is turned off.

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February 16, 2016 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

C0F Expired on May 31, 2015.

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February 16, 2016 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

C0F Expired on May 31, 2015.

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February 7, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SSTs are key elements to provide your customers with swift and accurate repairs resulting in superior customer satisfaction.

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August 9, 2013 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some 2008 ? 2013 model year Highlander vehicles equipped with the 5-speed automatic transaxle may exhibit a whine noise from the final drive gear assembly. This noise is noticeable above 35 mph. Please refer to the repair procedure to addre

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August 9, 2013 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

Some 2008 ? 2013 model year Highlander vehicles equipped with the 5-speed automatic transaxle may exhibit a whine noise from the final drive gear assembly. This noise is noticeable above 35 mph. Please refer to the repair procedure to addre

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September 29, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

In our continuing efforts to ensure the best in customer satisfaction, Toyota is launching a Limited Service Campaign (LSC) on certain 2011 ? 2012 Model Year Highlander Hybrid Vehicles. This LSC will cover approximately 4,000 vehicles.

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September 27, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

iTunes Radio is a new feature for iPhone 4, 4S, 5, 5S, and 5C running iOS 7 or later. This feature does work with the in-vehicle audio system either via Bluetooth or by USB cable. Details on how to access this feature are described below.

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September 26, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

Customers using iPhone 4, 4S, 5, 5S, or 5C running iOS 7.0 or later now have the ability to make Facetime Audio calls (no video). When a customer is paired by Bluetooth Hands Free and they make a Facetime Audio call the vehicle radio will t

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May 1, 2014 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Tech Tip: Low battery voltage can contribute to a MIL “ON” condition for P0335 (Crankshaft Position

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May 1, 2014 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

Tech Tip: Low battery voltage can contribute to a MIL “ON” condition for P0335 (Crankshaft Position

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November 10, 2016 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

TSB: REVISION NOTICE November 10, 2016 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2016 ? 2017 model year Toyota vehicles. ? Parts Information section has been updated. Some 2004 ? 2017 model year Toyota vehicles may exhibit odor

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October 31, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Dealer Package: This Limited Service Campaign has expired as of October 31, 2016.

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October 31, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Dealer Package: This Limited Service Campaign has expired as of October 31, 2016.

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October 23, 2017 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

Warranty Policy Bulletin: Toyota has received reports of customer concerns in which the power back door does not close properly. In some cases, the power back door may reach the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. I

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November 29, 2016 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE: September 14, 2016: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0134-16.

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September 15, 2015 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

TT: The vehicle may be difficult to start or have an abnormally low or rough idle after the battery has been disconnected or power to the Engine ECM has been interrupted.

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September 15, 2015 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TT: The vehicle may be difficult to start or have an abnormally low or rough idle after the battery has been disconnected or power to the Engine ECM has been interrupted.

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September 14, 2015 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TT: Customers may experience connectivity issues when the following conditions are met: The customer’s iPhone is operating on iOS9 firmware. The customer’s iPhone is connected to the vehicle via Bluetooth. The customer may complain of the f

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September 14, 2015 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

TT: Customers may experience connectivity issues when the following conditions are met: The customer’s iPhone is operating on iOS9 firmware. The customer’s iPhone is connected to the vehicle via Bluetooth. The customer may complain of the f

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October 22, 2012 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Some 2008-2012 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a condition where the Power Back Door does no close properly. The Back Door may get to the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. In cases w

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October 4, 2012 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

Toyota vehicles are equipped with either conventional or run-flat tires. Sometimes punctures may occur as a result of contact with road debris or other hazards. If a puncture occurs, it may be possible to repair the tire and return it to se

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May 22, 2013 190000 TIRES

Please refer to the following recommendations for the best practices for vehicle tire rotations.

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December 21, 2012 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Starting with the 2010 MY, Toyota began a gradual transition to the use of synthetic 0w-20 viscosity engine oil.

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May 14, 2013 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

On some Highlander, Sienna, and Sequoia vehicles, a plastic clamp connecting the rear A/C lines may become loose. This may allow separation of the A/C lines and a loss of refrigerant.

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February 2, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: The purpose of this Service Bulletin is to elevate awareness and provide best practices for leather and synthetic leather care in Toyota vehicles. As an additional resource, if the vehicle is equipped with factory leather seats, the ve

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April 23, 2014 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin includes basic procedures for inspecting and adjusting World Standard (WS) Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) level at normal vehicle operating temperature.

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March 18, 2015 100000 POWER TRAIN

TechTip: Condition: Engine No Start and/or Poor Engine Power DTCs set immediately after performing service on the Inverter such as SSC D0M for IPM replacement or Inverter Assembly Installation.

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March 18, 2015 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TechTip: Condition: Engine No Start and/or Poor Engine Power DTCs set immediately after performing service on the Inverter such as SSC D0M for IPM replacement or Inverter Assembly Installation.

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February 28, 2017 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

TSB: Some 2008 ? 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a condition where the Power Back Door does not close properly. The Back Door may get to the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. In

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February 12, 2018 190000 TIRES

TSB: REVISION NOTICE February 12, 2018 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2015 ? 2018 model year vehicles. January 23, 2014 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2013 ? 2014 model year vehicles. Any previous print

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February 21, 2017 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

TT: This bulletin is regarding best practices when handling navigation systems that use Hard Disc Drive or Micro SD Card memory.

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February 2, 2017 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

TT: A vehicle may arrive to the dealer with a MIL ?ON? condition and P0A80 or P1AC000 stored in the memory. Some cases have been identified with internal modification done to the HV Battery. Modified or altered parts are not covered under

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March 1, 2017 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Region Letter: Certain 2008 – 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander Hybrid vehicles may exhibit a condition where the Power Back Door does not close properly. In some cases, the Power Back Door may reach the fully closed position and th

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March 1, 2017 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Region Email: Toyota is announcing a Warranty Enhancement Program to extend the warranty coverage for the Power Back Door on certain 2008 – 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander Hybrid vehicles.

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February 12, 2018 190000 TIRES

TSB: REVISION NOTICE February 12, 2018 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2015 ? 2018 model year vehicles. January 23, 2014 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2013 ? 2014 model year vehicles. Any previous print

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January 11, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin Nos. PG021-88, PG015-89, PG0015-90, PG002-91, PG002-93, PG005-97, PG007-01, PG007-07, and T-SB-0144-08. Service Bulletin Nos. PG021-88, PG015-89

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January 29, 2013 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bulletin de

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December 7, 2012 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Starting with the 2010 MY, Toyota began a gradual transition to the use of synthetic 0w-20 viscosity engine oil.

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January 2, 2013 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bulletin de

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January 29, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This communication pertains to a current safety recall being conducted by the Southeast Toyota Distributors LLC (SET). TMS is sending this communication for informational purposes in the event you are contacted by a customer covered by th

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February 25, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Toyota will be sending Safety Recall Follow-up notices to remind owners whose vehicles have not yet had campaign repairs completed

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February 25, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Toyota will be sending Safety Recall Follow-up notices to remind owners whose vehicles have not yet had campaign repairs completed

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January 10, 2013 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

technicians should confirm the following key points to minimize the potential for future MIL “ON” concerns after HV Battery Replacement.

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January 3, 2013 140000 AIR BAGS

Toyota vehicles are equipped with SRS, including various airbags and in some models, seat belt pre-tensioners, to help reduce the risk of injury in a collision. If a customer expresses any concerns that the SRS airbags or pretensioner devi

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January 29, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0012-13.

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July 13, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 13, 2017 Rev1: The Repair Procedure, Parts Information and Required Tools & Equipment sections have been updated. SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes SB No. T-SB-0038-15. The e

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July 13, 2017 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 13, 2017 Rev1: The Repair Procedure, Parts Information and Required Tools & Equipment sections have been updated. SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes SB No. T-SB-0038-15. The e

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July 13, 2017 162310 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 13, 2017 Rev1: The Repair Procedure, Parts Information and Required Tools & Equipment sections have been updated. SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes SB No. T-SB-0038-15. The e

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May 21, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

TSB: Some 2010 – 2013 model year Highlander vehicles may exhibit a condition in which the driver side or passenger side Sun Visor may move from the stowed position, or may not completely stow flush against the headliner. Follow the Repair P

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October 30, 2017 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

TSB: REVISION NOTICE October 30, 2017 Rev1: * Applicability has been updated to include 2018 model year vehicles. SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes SB No. T-SB-0012-13. Flash reprogramming allows the

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October 27, 2017 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

TSB: Vehicle replacement certification labels (the vinyl label installed on the driver door or door post) and VIN plates (the metal plate riveted to dashboard) may be available from Toyota, provided the request meets one of the criteria lis

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July 23, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased. Follow the procedures in this bulletin to

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July 23, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TSB: The Immobilizer and Smart Key Reset is a feature that allows the registration of new keys when all master keys are lost. Once the system is reset, all previously registered keys will be erased. Follow the procedures in this bulletin to

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February 26, 2016 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Southeast Toyota Accessory Advent Navigation system displays splash screen only or randomly shuts off, Discusses audio system hard reset procedure and updated software card.

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July 27, 2017 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Revised Document- Southeast Toyota Accessory Advent Navigation system displays splash screen only or randomly shuts off, Discusses audio system hard reset procedure and updated software card. Updated contact information for Radio software

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April 30, 2015 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

TT: When updating either the navigation or radio firmware, verify the vehicle applicability BEFORE beginning the update.

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April 30, 2015 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

TT: When updating either the navigation or radio firmware, verify the vehicle applicability BEFORE beginning the update.

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April 30, 2015 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

TT: When updating either the navigation or radio firmware, verify the vehicle applicability BEFORE beginning the update.

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April 17, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TT: Since MY 2011, several different update or upgrade USB SSTs have been issued for Toyota audio and navigation systems. Refer to the chart below for a comprehensive list of all current and previously issued USB SSTs and their applicabilit

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April 17, 2015 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

TT: Since MY 2011, several different update or upgrade USB SSTs have been issued for Toyota audio and navigation systems. Refer to the chart below for a comprehensive list of all current and previously issued USB SSTs and their applicabilit

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April 17, 2015 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

TT: Since MY 2011, several different update or upgrade USB SSTs have been issued for Toyota audio and navigation systems. Refer to the chart below for a comprehensive list of all current and previously issued USB SSTs and their applicabilit

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April 7, 2015 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

TT: Starting with 2010 Model Year, Toyota began a gradual transition to the use of synthetic 0w-20 viscosity engine oil. There are multiple benefits of this oil. Due to the them improved performance and durability of 0w-20 synthetic oil, To

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April 10, 2015 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

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April 9, 2015 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

TSB: Some 2004 – 2015 model year Toyota vehicles may exhibit odors naturally occurring from the HVAC system and/or related environmental factors. Although there is no way to eliminate these odors, follow the General Procedure in this bullet

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May 14, 2014 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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March 26, 2014 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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May 13, 2015 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

TSB: The procedure in this bulletin is a general guideline on how to properly diagnose the air conditioning system after a component failure. Refer to the applicable Repair Manual for vehicle specific repair procedures and parts.

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February 2, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TT: Some customers may encounter various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed

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February 2, 2015 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

TT: Some customers may encounter various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed

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February 10, 2015 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

TSB: On some vehicles, when Rapgard is removed, the paint may have a stained appearance. These stains appear to be under the clear coat (repainting this area is not necessary). The stain patterns are usually under wrinkles in the Rapgard. T

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January 12, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TT: Customers complain of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed throug

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January 12, 2015 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

TT: Customers complain of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed throug

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January 12, 2015 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

TT: Customers complain of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed throug

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October 13, 2014 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Tech Tip: Customer complains of carious Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed

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October 13, 2014 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Tech Tip: Customer complains of carious Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed

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October 13, 2014 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Tech Tip: Customer complains of carious Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed

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April 10, 2015 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

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April 10, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TSB: When servicing interior electrical switches and components, please note the precautions in this bulletin to avoid damaging electrical components and switches. Many lubricants, cleaners, and automotive chemicals contain silicone or othe

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April 9, 2015 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

TSB: Some 2004 – 2015 model year Toyota vehicles may exhibit odors naturally occurring from the HVAC system and/or related environmental factors. Although there is no way to eliminate these odors, follow the General Procedure in this bullet

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May 21, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

TSB: Some 2010 – 2013 model year Highlander vehicles may exhibit a condition in which the driver side or passenger side Sun Visor may move from the stowed position, or may not completely stow flush against the headliner. Follow the Repair P

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May 13, 2015 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

TSB: The procedure in this bulletin is a general guideline on how to properly diagnose the air conditioning system after a component failure. Refer to the applicable Repair Manual for vehicle specific repair procedures and parts.

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April 30, 2015 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

TT: When updating either the navigation or radio firmware, verify the vehicle applicability BEFORE beginning the update.

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April 30, 2015 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

TT: When updating either the navigation or radio firmware, verify the vehicle applicability BEFORE beginning the update.

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April 30, 2015 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

TT: When updating either the navigation or radio firmware, verify the vehicle applicability BEFORE beginning the update.

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April 17, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TT: Since MY 2011, several different update or upgrade USB SSTs have been issued for Toyota audio and navigation systems. Refer to the chart below for a comprehensive list of all current and previously issued USB SSTs and their applicabilit

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April 17, 2015 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

TT: Since MY 2011, several different update or upgrade USB SSTs have been issued for Toyota audio and navigation systems. Refer to the chart below for a comprehensive list of all current and previously issued USB SSTs and their applicabilit

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April 17, 2015 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

TT: Since MY 2011, several different update or upgrade USB SSTs have been issued for Toyota audio and navigation systems. Refer to the chart below for a comprehensive list of all current and previously issued USB SSTs and their applicabilit

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October 16, 2014 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to assist in the identification and location of serial numbers on 2006 -2014 model year remanufactured automatic transmissions.

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February 2, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TT: Some customers may encounter various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed

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February 2, 2015 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

TT: Some customers may encounter various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed

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February 2, 2015 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

TT: Some customers may encounter various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed

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October 16, 2014 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

TSB: The purpose of this service bulletin is to provide information regarding the installation of the correct torque converter bolts during automatic transmission/transaxle assembly replacement. Incorrect torque converter bolts or missing w

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October 16, 2014 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

TSB: The purpose of this service bulletin is to provide information regarding the installation of the correct torque converter bolts during automatic transmission/transaxle assembly replacement. Incorrect torque converter bolts or missing w

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February 10, 2015 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

TSB: On some vehicles, when Rapgard is removed, the paint may have a stained appearance. These stains appear to be under the clear coat (repainting this area is not necessary). The stain patterns are usually under wrinkles in the Rapgard. T

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October 16, 2014 100000 POWER TRAIN

TSB: World Standard (WS) Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) was introduced to reduce maintenance costs and increase the mileage between scheduled maintenance checks. Here are some important tips when working with ATF-WS in Toyota vehicles r

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October 16, 2014 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

TSB: World Standard (WS) Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) was introduced to reduce maintenance costs and increase the mileage between scheduled maintenance checks. Here are some important tips when working with ATF-WS in Toyota vehicles r

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October 16, 2014 103600 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES

TSB: World Standard (WS) Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) was introduced to reduce maintenance costs and increase the mileage between scheduled maintenance checks. Here are some important tips when working with ATF-WS in Toyota vehicles r

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January 12, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TT: Customers complain of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed throug

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January 12, 2015 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

TT: Customers complain of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed throug

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January 12, 2015 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

TT: Customers complain of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed throug

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January 12, 2015 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

TT: Customers complain of various Bluetooth connectivity concerns after upgrading to iOS 8.0 and later. Conditions typically experienced include inability to pair the iPhone to the system, poor sound quality during phone calls placed throug

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April 7, 2015 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

TT: Starting with 2010 Model Year, Toyota began a gradual transition to the use of synthetic 0w-20 viscosity engine oil. There are multiple benefits of this oil. Due to the them improved performance and durability of 0w-20 synthetic oil, To

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August 19, 2014 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Tech Tip: Since MY 2011, several different update or upgrade USB SSTs have been issued for Toyota audio and navigation systems.

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August 19, 2014 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Tech Tip: Since MY 2011, several different update or upgrade USB SSTs have been issued for Toyota audio and navigation systems.

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September 29, 2014 220000 SEATS

TSB: Some 2012 – 2013 model year Highlander vehicles may exhibit difficulty when folding down or stowing the third row seat assembly due to binding between the seat frame and the banana bracket guide in the seat assembly.

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June 22, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

RL: In our continuing efforts to help ensure the best in customer satisfaction, Toyota is announcing a Warranty Enhancement Program to extend the warranty coverage for Sun Visor Assemblies on Certain 2010 to 2013 Model Year Highlander vehic

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June 22, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

DL: In our continuing efforts to help ensure the best in customer satisfaction, Toyota is announcing a Warranty Enhancement Program to extend the warranty coverage for Sun Visor Assemblies on Certain 2010 to 2013 Model Year Highlander vehic

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June 22, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

TSB: Some 2010 – 2013 model year Highlander vehicles may exhibit a condition in which the driver side or passenger side Sun Visor may move from the stowed position, or may not completely stow flush against the headliner. Follow the Repair P

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June 12, 2015 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE-June 12, 2015: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0038-15.

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June 12, 2015 162310 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE-June 12, 2015: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0038-15.

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June 12, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE-June 12, 2015: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0038-15.

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June 12, 2015 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

TSB: Some 2008 – 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a condition where the Power Back Door does NOT close properly. The back door may get to the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. In c

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June 12, 2015 162310 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

TSB: Some 2008 – 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a condition where the Power Back Door does NOT close properly. The back door may get to the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. In c

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June 12, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TSB: Some 2008 – 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a condition where the Power Back Door does NOT close properly. The back door may get to the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. In c

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June 22, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

DL: In our continuing efforts to help ensure the best in customer satisfaction, Toyota is announcing a Warranty Enhancement Program to extend the warranty coverage for Sun Visor Assemblies on Certain 2010 to 2013 Model Year Highlander vehic

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June 22, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

RL: In our continuing efforts to help ensure the best in customer satisfaction, Toyota is announcing a Warranty Enhancement Program to extend the warranty coverage for Sun Visor Assemblies on Certain 2010 to 2013 Model Year Highlander vehic

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June 22, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

TSB: Some 2010 – 2013 model year Highlander vehicles may exhibit a condition in which the driver side or passenger side Sun Visor may move from the stowed position, or may not completely stow flush against the headliner. Follow the Repair P

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June 12, 2015 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE-June 12, 2015: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0038-15.

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June 12, 2015 162310 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE-June 12, 2015: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0038-15.

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June 12, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE-June 12, 2015: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0038-15.

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June 12, 2015 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

TSB: Some 2008 – 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a condition where the Power Back Door does NOT close properly. The back door may get to the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. In c

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June 12, 2015 162310 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

TSB: Some 2008 – 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a condition where the Power Back Door does NOT close properly. The back door may get to the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. In c

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June 12, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TSB: Some 2008 – 2013 model year Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles may exhibit a condition where the Power Back Door does NOT close properly. The back door may get to the fully closed position and then reverse to the open position. In c

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August 9, 2013 013000 STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)

TOYOTA: THERE IS A WHINING NOISE WHEN VEHICLE IS DRIVEN ABOVE 35 MPH, FROM FINAL DRIVE GEAR ASSEMBLY AND A REPAIR PROCEDURE HAS AVAILABLE TO ADDRESS THIS ISSUE. MODEL 2008-2013 HIGHLANDER. *PE

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August 9, 2013 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

TOYOTA: THERE IS A WHINING NOISE WHEN VEHICLE IS DRIVEN ABOVE 35 MPH, FROM FINAL DRIVE GEAR ASSEMBLY AND A REPAIR PROCEDURE HAS AVAILABLE TO ADDRESS THIS ISSUE. MODEL 2008-2013 HIGHLANDER. *PE

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March 15, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TOYOTA: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, A KNOCK OR RATTLE NOISE, COMING FROM ENGINE COMPARTMENT, IS HEARD DURING A COLD SOAK STARTUP, AND THE CONDITION LASTS APPROXIMATELY ONE SECOND. MODEL YEARS 2009-2012 CAMRY, HIGHLANDER, SIENNA, VENZA, RAV4.

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March 31, 2011 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

TOYOTA: LONG-TERM STORAGE PROCEDURE FOR SOME 2012 MODELS. *RM

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September 15, 2015 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TT: THE VEHICLE MAY BE DIFFICULT TO START OR HAVE AN ABNORMALLY LOW OR ROUGH IDLE AFTER THE BATTERY HAS BEEN DISCONNECTED OR POWER TO THE ENGINE ECM HAS BEEN INTERRUPTED.

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September 15, 2015 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TT: THE VEHICLE MAY BE DIFFICULT TO START OR HAVE AN ABNORMALLY LOW OR ROUGH IDLE AFTER THE BATTERY HAS BEEN DISCONNECTED OR POWER TO THE ENGINE ECM HAS BEEN INTERRUPTED.

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September 30, 2014 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to assist in the identification and location of serial numbers on 2006 – 2014 model year automatic transmissions.

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September 30, 2014 100000 POWER TRAIN

TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to provide precautions to follow when installing an automatic transmission/transaxle assembly to avoid MIL “ON” shifting issues and/or transmission damage. Use the information in this bulletin when insta

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September 30, 2014 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

TSB: The purpose of this bulletin is to provide precautions to follow when installing an automatic transmission/transaxle assembly to avoid MIL “ON” shifting issues and/or transmission damage. Use the information in this bulletin when insta

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September 29, 2014 220000 SEATS

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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October 24, 2013 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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March 13, 2012 061110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

TOYOTA: CHARGING SYSTEM INOPERATIVE. SOME ENGINES MAY EXHIBIT INSUFFICIENT CHARGING PERFORMANCE FROM THE ALTERNATOR. AN UPDATED PULLEY ASSEMBLY IS AVAILABLE TO ADDRESS THIS CONDITION. *JS

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March 13, 2012 112000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR

TOYOTA: CHARGING SYSTEM INOPERATIVE. SOME ENGINES MAY EXHIBIT INSUFFICIENT CHARGING PERFORMANCE FROM THE ALTERNATOR. AN UPDATED PULLEY ASSEMBLY IS AVAILABLE TO ADDRESS THIS CONDITION. *JS

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May 14, 2013 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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April 4, 2013 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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February 25, 2013 010000 STEERING

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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October 11, 2012 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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November 7, 2012 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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March 25, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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September 6, 2011 140000 AIR BAGS

TOYOTA: INFORMATION PROVIDED FOR REPLACING THE SEAT COVERS FOR VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SIDE AIRBAGS. *PE

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September 6, 2011 220000 SEATS

TOYOTA: INFORMATION PROVIDED FOR REPLACING THE SEAT COVERS FOR VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SIDE AIRBAGS. *PE

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September 26, 2013 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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August 27, 2013 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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July 25, 2013 358100 EQUIPMENT:EMERGENCY:ESCAPE/EGRESS/EXIT

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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December 17, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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October 14, 2011 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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October 2, 2013 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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September 9, 2013 050000 PARKING BRAKE

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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March 15, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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February 19, 2013 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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March 15, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TOYOTA: THERE IS A KNOCKING OR RATTLING NOISE COMING FROM ENGINE COMPARTMENT, FOR A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME, AFTER A COLD SOAK STARTUP. MODEL 2010-2012 CAMRY, 2009-2013 HIGHLANDER, VENZA, 2009-2012 RAV4, 2011-2013 SIENNA. *PE

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September 14, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

TT: CUSTOMERS MAY EXPERIENCE CONNECTIVITY ISSUES WHEN THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS ARE MET: THE CUSTOMER’S IPHONE IS OPERATING ON IOS9 FIRMWARE. THE CUSTOMER’S IPHONE IS CONNECTED TO THE VEHICLE VIA BLUETOOTH. THE CUSTOMER MAY COMPLAIN OF THE F

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September 14, 2015 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

TT: CUSTOMERS MAY EXPERIENCE CONNECTIVITY ISSUES WHEN THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS ARE MET: THE CUSTOMER’S IPHONE IS OPERATING ON IOS9 FIRMWARE. THE CUSTOMER’S IPHONE IS CONNECTED TO THE VEHICLE VIA BLUETOOTH. THE CUSTOMER MAY COMPLAIN OF THE F

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May 14, 2013 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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August 5, 2013 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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August 2, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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June 21, 2012 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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July 11, 2013 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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June 13, 2012 181000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL

TOYOTA: ACCELERATOR PEDAL SENSOR ASSEMBLY INFORMATION REGARDING THE INSPECTION, REMOVAL, AND INSTALLATION, IF LUBRICATION OR OIL, IS APPLIED. *PE

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January 11, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

TECH TIP: SOME CUSTOMERS MAY EXPERIENCE DIFFICULTY PROGRAMMING HOMELINK.

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May 22, 2013 190000 TIRES

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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September 13, 2013 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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January 15, 2015 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

TSB: FLASH REPROGRAMMING ALLOWS THE ECU SOFTWARE TO BE UPDATED WITHOUT REPLACING THE ECU. FLASH CALIBRATION UPDATES FOR SPECIFIC VEHICLE MODELS/ECUS ARE RELEASED AS FIELD-FIX PROCEDURES DESCRIBED IN INDIVIDUAL SERVICE BULLETINS. THIS BUL

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April 3, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

TOYOTA: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. INFORMATION PROVIDED REGARDING THE UPDATED OWNER’S MANUAL FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES. MODELS 2008-2012 HIGHLANDER. *PE

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October 4, 2012 190000 TIRES

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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October 2, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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October 2, 2013 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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September 27, 2013 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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