really awful
Crashes / Fires:
2 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
5 / 0
Average Mileage:
69,281 miles

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problem #6

Jun 052017


  • 68,000 miles
I had an accident due to the breaks and steering not working. I was with my 3 children in the truck.

- Petaluma, CA, USA

problem #5

Sep 282017


  • 95,000 miles
Horn stopped working before 100,000 miles and dealership won┐T replace it. Wants to charge over $600 to fix. Vehicle was not in any wreck to cause horn damage. It is due to faulty equipment from Toyota. Seatbelt latch doesn┐T connect seatbelt sometimes and also won┐T release at times when attached.

- Downsville, LA, USA

problem #4

Feb 212018


  • 100,000 miles
My truck is a 2012 Toyota Tundra 4X4 limited. It has 100,000 miles on it. I typically only drive it on the weekends. I was driving and made a turn, all of a sudden I lost power steering. The accordion boot on the passenger side was full of power steering fluid. It blew a seal on the steering rod. The whole rack and pinion had to be replaced. 18 hour labor job, and with parts $3000. I almost got into a accident because I couldn┐T turn it. You have to drop the engine assembly to change it that's why it cost so much. This has to be a factory decfect. Any input?

- Biloxi, MS, USA

problem #3

Sep 112017


  • 47,686 miles
Lost power steering. Mechanic says need rack and pump replaced

- Anchorage, AK, USA

problem #2

Jul 262017


  • 68,000 miles
Driving my 68000 mile 4 year old Tundra on back road about 45 mph and steering locked up, and started shuttering. Was able to slam on brakes and get off the road only to find power steering rack and pinion was blown out and fluid everywhere. This is no a issue of wear its an issue of defect parts in these Tundra, there are many many others online with the same issue. This needs to be address before someone gets severely injured from this. Waiting on pictures from the dealer and can send them to you. Toyota claims steering rack went bad due to dust boot being ripped and outside debris causing seal failure, but while attempting to figure out what was wrong with vehicle while on side of road my arm ripped the dust boot so the dust boot was never ripped until after vehicles was pulled over and already broken.

- Jeannette, PA, USA

problem #1

Dec 252013


  • 37,000 miles
The contact owns a 2012 Toyota Tundra. The contact stated that the steering wheel was shaking and corroded. The contact stated that the vehicle was taken to a dealer for the failure and the technician crashed the vehicle. The details of the crash were unknown. The vehicle was taken back to the dealer but was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was notified of the failures. A police report was not filed and no injuries were sustained. The failure mileage was 37,000.

- Roseland, NJ, USA