Tundra owners will be notified beginning in late-December 2007 and are requested to contact their local Toyota dealer for inspection. New Car Test Drive editor Mitch McCullough filed this report from Alaska. The Tundra feels quick and responsive, lighter on its feet and more refined than the domestic trucks. The V6 supercharger is still available, the V8 supercharger ended production once Toyota released the updated equipped 4. Also the transmission is the same way don't try to service it your self, add… Yes! Toyota claims the Tundra provides more front legroom than any of the domestic pickups, though only by about half an inch; and the Nissan Titan has only a tiny edge over Tundra. First of all… If you are asking about the 5. Running an engine that has been overfilled with oil may cause damage to gaskets, seals or other components along with sluggish performance.
You might suggest to him that he consult a manual specific to his model year, I'd wager that it reads identical to what csuviper posted above. When the installation is carried out by a Toyota dealership the existing warranty remains intact. Double cab models received a sliding rear window. The Tundra was nominated for the North American Truck of the Year award and was magazine's Truck of the Year in 2000 and 2008. Move the used oil catch basin to just below the oil drain bolt which faces straight down towards the ground.
The 2007-2010 Tundra was recalled as part of the for its accelerator pedal. Yet, it's super-quiet when sitting inside the truck or standing in front of it. Access Cabs add interior storage space and the ability to carry two more passengers. The Tundra Double Cab looks bigger and brawnier than the Regular Cab and Access Cab models. The oil filter is up under the skid plate on the 5.
Driving Impressions The Toyota Tundra rides almost as quietly as a luxury sedan, whether it's a four-wheel-drive or two-wheel-drive model. Toyota recalled 2000-2001 Tundras, soon expanding it through 2003. These shocks allow for an additional 1. Front-seat roominess is competitive with other full-size pickups. Using Bilstein sho Summary The Toyota Tundra may not boast the brawny looks and heavy-duty capability of other full-size pickups, but it is smooth and quiet, light on its feet, and easy and enjoyable to drive on a daily basis. Once the oil is at the correct level, replace the dipstick and tighten the oil filler cap in the clockwise direction.
Like the domestic trucks, Tundra is available with regular cab, extended cab, and crew cab Double Cab bodies. . The shuttle's 12-mile 19 km journey to the was performed by four self-propelled robotic transporters. I expected to have to put in the 5. Mike, wouldn't the manual say: total oil replacement is!! If the hardness is not correct the dealer will then replace the rear propeller shaft. Be ready for a shock when you find out. I bought my truck used.
The Toyota Tundra is recommended by Consumer Reports and is the only full-size truck to have an above average reliability rating. Some other changes Toyota included in the new Tundra are optional tow mirrors, a 26. And you have to let things quiet down a few minutes after running the engine before trying to read it. Transmission and engine oil coolers are standard on Double Cab models. The Toyota Tundra plant sits on land that Toyota purchased from the oldest working cattle ranch in Texas.
I recommend buying the oil filter since it has excellent reviews on Amazon. Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges. Read my postings on it near the bottom of the page. That makes it slightly deeper than the Nissan Titan Crew Cab's bed, though still not as deep as the Ford's. Two- and four-wheel-drive versions are offered, employing similar suspensions and bed heights. Be careful when you remove the drain bolt.
These included the shared use of a 3. Interior Features The Tundra is a comfortable truck with a friendly interior. Bounding over harsh dips and humps, the suspension offered impressive travel and damping. Engine choices available in the Tundra were a 24V 3. I also own a 2008 5.
Replace the dipstick and make sure that the oil filler cap is tight. Each rear seating position has a headrest and three-point safety belt. However the stability control system remains operational at times when the truck is in 4x2 mode though many drivers will select the 4x4 mode in slippery conditions. No accidents have been connected to the recall. Combined, the two plants give Toyota a maximum capacity to produce 300,000 Tundra units annually or 100,000 units from the Indiana plant and another 200,000 units from the Texas plant. Access Cab V8 models are available with a full-width or stepside bed.
Yet the Tundra was impressively composed in awkward situations. It was built in a new Toyota plant in Princeton, Indiana, with 65 percent domestic content. When designing the Texas plant, Toyota arranged for 21 key Tundra suppliers to set up factories on the same site to avoid logistical issues, however those suppliers are more vulnerable to a market downturn. In 2006, the Tundra got Toyota's first manufacturer championship winning 12 of the 25 races. Toyota has been replacing frames on affected vehicles rather than paying the 1. In the eight years of owning the truck, he logged in an average of 125,000 miles 200,000 km a year and had it serviced at his local dealership a total of 117 times. In addition, the 2015 model year saw the 4.