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Oct 17, 9:12pm - #302435 
Celical recall...?

Anyone hear about a recent recall for the celica? My friend who owns a 04 GT said he got a e-mail from TRD stating there is a recall on the 7th gen Celicas. He said something about "gear slipage"? Anyone know if this is really true? Anymore info?

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Oct 18, 2:24am - #302436 
Gear slipage on manual or auto ? Can you give us more info. I never got a e-mail from TRD? I've gotten letters from Toyota but never TRD. Nope sorry don't know. confused


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Oct 18, 7:48am - #302437 
Call up the dealer and give them your VIN and theyll tell you whether theres a recall or not.

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Oct 18, 7:59am - #302438 
anywhere online that we can find info...a whloe lot of the 03 GT owners have had tranny bearing and synchro problems

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Oct 18, 1:38pm - #302439 
how did they get your e-mail?

i got a letter in the mail saying there was a recall on late 02 and early 03 models on something that deals with the sensor in the gas tank. toyota just replaced my whole tank.


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Oct 18, 7:40pm - #302440 
He said he has a friend at TRD. Thats who emailed him. He really didn't give me much info. on it though. He just said if your traveling at high speeds (80+ mph) and you are down shifting, theres a chance for the gear to slip into another one. Ex: down shifting from 5th to 4th, theres a chance to slip to another gear. I'm still not totally clear on it. I just wanted to see if anyone else has heard anything, before I took the time to research it further. (call a dealership etc.)

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