Help 2018 Tacoma

Discussion in 'General Tacoma Discussion' started by Paulie, Mar 22, 2019.

  1. Paulie

    Paulie Member

    The truck goes into drive but won’t go forward, it’s like the brakes are stuck. It’s now back at the dealership, has anyone have this problem.
    I have to turn the truck on and off 5 to 6 times, Before it will go.
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  3. JimShep

    JimShep Well-Known Member

    Sounds like a sensor problem how many miles?
  4. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Negative Nancy

    The drum brakes can stick in cold weather.
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  5. JimShep

    JimShep Well-Known Member

    How cold is it where your at , have you tried not setting the park brake,
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  6. Lil G

    Lil G Well-Known Member

    I’ve never had that problem. But like the other posters said cold weather will stick the drums. Not saying that’s the fix but its definitely something to think about
  7. pauljboudreau

    pauljboudreau Active Member

    Did you wash it and the temperature is freezing? Happened to me when i carwashed it and went shopping, the brake where frozen solid
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  8. mk_taco17

    mk_taco17 New Member

    I had that issue once on my 2017 TRD off road manual trans. It felt like my brakes where locked up completely on all 4 corners. I ended up pushing the brake pedal and they let go. It's been a year and it hasn't happened since. It was in the summer time so probably around 75°f.
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  9. OP

    Paulie Member

    29,000 I bought it new
  10. OP

    Paulie Member

    I live in Arizona where it doesn’t freeze
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  11. OP

    Paulie Member

    Yeah it’s happen about 10 times, Toyota is sending out a field engineer to look at it on Monday
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  12. OP

    Paulie Member

    No it’s warm here in AZ
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  13. OP

    Paulie Member

    It’s warm here in Arizona, I bought the Tacoma new it only has 29,000 miles on it. It has the same problem with or with out the E brake on
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  14. OP

    Paulie Member

    I want to say thank you to everyone who has responded to this post, Toyota is sending a engineer out to look at the truck on Monday, they now will not give me my truck back because they say it’s now unsafe to drive.
    Last edited: Mar 23, 2019
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  15. texasred

    texasred Well-Known Member

    Be SURE to keep us updated!
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  16. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Negative Nancy

    Hmm. Odd for sure. Hopefully they get it figured out.
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  17. OP

    Paulie Member

    Update ,Toyota had there engineer out, they were unable to duplicate the problem. But they did replace the ABS system on the truck and a few other electrical systems that were connected to the brakes. So good news I have my truck back. So we are keeping our fingers crossed on this one IMG_4555.jpg
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