Sheila: The computer has picked up on a problem within the system. The V6 can pull 5,000 pounds, while the V8 boosts the tow rating to a whopping 7,300 pounds. This happens because these airbags are missing a chemical drying agent that absorbs moisture, which leads to early propellant degradation due to excessive moisture and fluctuating high temperatures. If I Do Not Realize What Is Happening And Apply Gas, When It Finally Engages, The Car Dangerously Lurches Forward. Me being an alfred state graduate and around cars all of my life know that something is not right. Doesn't happen all the time, but most frequently when the gas tank is full or close to it. Available Only in Gulf States.
It starts working automatically when a driver's foot comes off the brake pedal. Available Only in Southeast Region. I've enclosed 5 out of 42 photo's of the rust its serious and I need help along with lots of other 4th gen Toyota 4runner owners that will sooner or later get injured or kill someone due to the serious failures of our vehicle frames rusting. Toyota 4Runner in Florida, United States Aug 2017 - Jan 2019 Sep 2017162903 km Sun roof leaking into interior cab. This Is A Major Safety Issue As If We Are Backing Up Onto A Road Or Anywhere By That Means And We Have To Spend The Extra Time Putting The Vehicle Back Into Neutral And Then Into Drive It Waste Valuable Time. Available Only in Gulf States.
Replaced both front brake calipers. The affected vehicles may experience compression of the seat cushion which may damage the seat heater wiring. The engine is paired with the 4Runner's universal five-speed transmission. We Do Not Know What Else To Do. Available Only in Southeast Region.
Had to threaten by calling toyota north america but seat bracket was finally replaced and problem seems to have subsided. Dec 2014150000 km Navigation unit - cd changer stopped working. Rust expanded the seals resulting in binding of the sunroof mechanism. However, there is still vibrations at highway speeds. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's vehicle speed control 15 problems. Toyota techs don't have a successful fix process.
I have serious concerns about the ongoing safety and road-worthiness of this vehicle. This overdrive shift occurs at about 35-40 mph. First Dealership Workers Stated Nothing Wrong. Mar 201056452 km Passenger seat still noisy when car flexes during curves. Jan 2011136339 km Leather on driver seat threads unraveling, major cracking and spliting on top and side of seat Sep 201159677 km Several harnesses failed or improperly installed. I don't feel safe driving my 2008 4runner but it only has less than 27,000 original miles. Available Only in Southeast Region.
Available Only in Southeast Region. When Going From Reverse To Drive The Vehicle Does Not Always Go Into Drive. This is not a pitty letter but a please help us and others that may have the same problem. After Three More Visits To The Dealership, The Last In May, 2010, The Dealerships Service Department Stopped Returning My Phone Calls And Failed To Resolve The Problem. Premature Piston Ring Failure: This leads to excessive oil consumption, which — if not caught in time — will make your engine seize. To address this issue, in summer 2017.
This V8 comes in full-time four-wheel drive with Torsen limited-slip center differential with locking feature. My Toyota service man said that this is normal. I Have Had A Couple Of Close Calls In Parking Lots And It Is Inevitable That I Will Be Rear-ended If This Is Not Resolved. Available Only in Southeast Region. On the other hand, the V6's towing capacity should be adequate enough for those who don't tow or only tow light trailers.
The rubber had worn and the bolt was no longer centered. It feels as if the rear brakes are sticking and letting off a second or two after letting off the pedal. Ean I have the same problem on a Silverado with one difference. Also replaced a leaking water pump and serpentine belt. Whether you already own a or are looking to buy one, simply being aware of the most common problems this vehicle has can help you prepare or prevent.
Dealer reported they installed a defective gas cap last year when the gas cap was replaced for the 3rd time. Common problems of the 2008 Toyota 4Runner 112 problems have been reported for the 2008 Toyota 4Runner. The base model is also available with a more powerful 4. The system cuts down on body pitch and lean in corners. That Toyota no longer provides a rubber piece between the two offending metal parts like it did in the previous generations of 4 runners.
Available Only in Southeast Region. The Dealership Called The toyota Technical Assistance System. When Going From Reverse To Drive The Vehicle Does Not Always Go Into Drive. Dealership Refused To Permit Owner To Retain Loaner Vehicle Until Problem Is Resolved. Replaced all calipers with Stoptech branded ones.