Wind noise coming from 3rd gen tacoma?

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  1. taco thao

    taco thao Member

    Wind noise coming from 3rd gen tacoma driver and passenger window anybody?
     
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  3. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Negative Nancy

    Yeah it's been an issue. Not sure if Toyota is doing anything about it.
     
  4. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

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  5. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

    Some have said it gets better with vent visors installed. I don’t know if it does or not. I’ve never had the problem in my third gen.
     
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    taco thao

    taco thao Member

    7000k on mines alot of wind noise at 75 to 80 got to let toyota take a look
     
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  7. Raeburn

    Raeburn Well-Known Member

    No wind noise on my 2017 DCSB, wouldn't say it's exactly quiet at highway speeds (75-80 mph) but nothing out of the ordinary.
     
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  8. Scuzzy

    Scuzzy Well-Known Member

    This is a common occurrence after a windshield replacement. Neither of my two trucks had issues until I replaced the windshields, my dad’s 06, Sport, same issue. So that is 3. My kids 15 is fine. So the hood scoop has no effect. My 13 has now had two replacements and on #2 they used a different sealant and it went away. I do not know what the TSB says, but it did the trick.
     
  9. VBTacoma

    VBTacoma Active Member

    Had the noise in the ‘16 I had. Dealer wouldn’t do anything to fix it, even though I found the TSB online. I ended raising hell and dealing with the general manager. They traded the truck for an identical ‘17 last March. So far I’ve had no issues with this one. Mine was noticed the first week I had it and was sitting at a stop light with a strong crosswind.
     
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  10. kp.taco

    kp.taco Well-Known Member

    My 2nd gen has a little wind noise at 100 + mph
     
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  11. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    o_O
     
  12. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

     
  13. royandlola

    royandlola New Member

    My 2015 had this wind noise when it was new and now I can’t remember last time I heard it.
     
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  14. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

    That’s a good thing. It seems like vent visors actually help the issue after being installed.
    The only really bad wind noise I had was in my first second gen Tacoma and on a 2010 4Runner we had.
     
  15. ScreaminYoda

    ScreaminYoda Well-Known Member

    I had wind noise in mine also but it was only when my wife was riding shotgun. I keep a roll of duct tape in the glove box.. easy fix.
     
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  16. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

    Haha!
     
  17. B-Man

    B-Man Well-Known Member

    My '17 OR is quiet and we've had alot of wind this year.
     
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  18. WiskyT

    WiskyT Well-Known Member

    My 15 had a stall horn that would go off at interstate speed in a strong cross wind. I kept stabbing the throttle and pushing the yoke forward and it wouldn't help.
     
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  19. kp.taco

    kp.taco Well-Known Member

    I live on a rural hwy. I was outside yesterday not much traffic around, I start to hear a howl noise off in the distance... It gets a little closer... Sure enough a 3rd gen taco pops over the hill.. I don't know what that howling/ screaming banchee noise was but it really sounded like ****.
     
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  20. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    Did it have a snorkel?
     
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  21. kp.taco

    kp.taco Well-Known Member

    No..
     
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