22TA05 – Axle Shaft May Separate – 2022 Toyota Tundra & Tundra Hybrid

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling

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June 23, 2022 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 22V445000

Axle Shaft May Separate

Axle shaft separation can cause a loss of vehicle stability and brake performance, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V445

Manufacturer Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing

Components POWER TRAIN

Potential Number of Units Affected 46,176

Summary

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2022 Tundra and Tundra Hybrid vehicles. The flange nuts on the axle shaft sub-assemblies can loosen over time and potentially cause one or both axle shaft sub-assemblies to separate from the axle housing.

Remedy

Dealers will inspect the rear axle assembly, tighten the axle flange nuts, and replace any damaged axle-related components if necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed July 15, 2022. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota’s number for this recall is 22TA05.

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

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