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2016 Scion tC TSBs

2016 Scion tC

52 Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs)

TSB List for the 2016 Scion tC

The TSB information displayed below are summaries. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

  • TSB #S-SB-0005-16

    NHTSA ID #10140581

    • Date Announced: MAY 11 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: The 2016 model year tC has a new accessory package known as Release Series 10.0 that includes an aero kit. To minimize damage to the aero kit?s front bumper spoiler during transportation, 2 spacers have been installed on each of the f

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #S-SB-0015-14 Rev

    NHTSA ID #10132574

    • Date Announced: MAY 26 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bulleti

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15 Rev

    NHTSA ID #10134310

    • Date Announced: MARCH 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership?s new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: ? Careful inspection of the paint for pa

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  • TSB #S-SB-0014-15

    NHTSA ID #10111422

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership's new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: * Careful inspection for paint chips/scrat

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  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15

    NHTSA ID #10111131

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership's new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: * Careful inspection for paint chips/scrat

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  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15

    NHTSA ID #10111421

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership's new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: * Careful inspection for paint chips/scrat

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  • TSB #S-SB-0014-15

    NHTSA ID #10111132

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership's new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: * Careful inspection for paint chips/scrat

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  • TSB #S-SB-0012-15

    NHTSA ID #10111145

    • Date Announced: JUNE 29 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: While a vehicle is in inventory, the battery is subject to conditions that can reduce its performance and life. Batteries can become discharged due to an extended storage period, temperature, parasitic drain, or while demonstrating veh

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  • TSB #S-SB-0012-15

    NHTSA ID #10111295

    • Date Announced: JUNE 29 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: While a vehicle is in inventory, the battery is subject to conditions that can reduce its performance and life. Batteries can become discharged due to an extended storage period, temperature, parasitic drain, or while demonstrating veh

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #S-SB-0012-15

    NHTSA ID #10111295

    • Date Announced: JUNE 29 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: While a vehicle is in inventory, the battery is subject to conditions that can reduce its performance and life. Batteries can become discharged due to an extended storage period, temperature, parasitic drain, or while demonstrating veh

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  • TSB #S-SB-0012-15

    NHTSA ID #10111145

    • Date Announced: JUNE 29 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: While a vehicle is in inventory, the battery is subject to conditions that can reduce its performance and life. Batteries can become discharged due to an extended storage period, temperature, parasitic drain, or while demonstrating veh

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

  • TSB #S-SB-0008-15

    NHTSA ID #10111573

    • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Some 2016 model year vehicles are equipped with a Smart Key system, which allows the customer to enter and start the vehicle without using a mechanical key. To ensure the system is operating properly, the Smart Key functions (Smart Ent

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #S-TT-0094-15

    NHTSA ID #10111157

    • Date Announced: JUNE 16 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TT: iPhone text messages do not appear on multi media display.

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STRUCTURE

  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15 Rev

    NHTSA ID #10134310

    • Date Announced: MARCH 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership?s new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: ? Careful inspection of the paint for pa

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  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15

    NHTSA ID #10111421

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership's new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: * Careful inspection for paint chips/scrat

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  • TSB #S-SB-0014-15

    NHTSA ID #10111132

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership's new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: * Careful inspection for paint chips/scrat

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  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15

    NHTSA ID #10111131

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership's new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: * Careful inspection for paint chips/scrat

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  • TSB #S-SB-0014-15

    NHTSA ID #10111422

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership's new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: * Careful inspection for paint chips/scrat

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #S-TT-0115-18

    NHTSA ID #10129992

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 21 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: Some vehicles may display a 22-digit request code when attempting to perform a navigation map update.

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  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15 REV

    NHTSA ID #10093002

    • Date Announced: MAY 12 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: PRE-DELIVERY SERVICE (PDS) IS A CRITICAL STEP IN SATISFYING YOUR DEALERSHIP┐S NEW CAR CUSTOMERS. CUSTOMER FEEDBACK INDICATES THE FOLLOWING AREAS DESERVE SPECIAL ATTENTION WHEN PERFORMING PDS: CAREFUL INSPECTION FOR PAINT CHIPS/SCRATC

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  • TSB #S-SB-0014-15

    NHTSA ID #10093001

    • Date Announced: MAY 12 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: 2016 PRE-DELIVERY SERVICE CHECK SHEET

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  • TSB #S-SB-0005-16

    NHTSA ID #10092766

    • Date Announced: MAY 11 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: THE 2016 MODEL YEAR TC HAS A NEW ACCESSORY PACKAGE KNOWN AS RELEASE SERIES 10.0 THAT INCLUDES AN AERO KIT. TO MINIMIZE DAMAGE TO THE AERO KIT┐S FRONT BUMPER SPOILER DURING TRANSPORTATION, 2 SPACERS HAVE BEEN INSTALLED ON EACH OF THE F

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  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15 REV

    NHTSA ID #10096984

    • Date Announced: MARCH 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SSB: PRE-DELIVERY SERVICE (PDS) IS A CRITICAL STEP IN SATISFYING YOUR DEALERSHIP┐S NEW CAR CUSTOMERS. CUSTOMER FEEDBACK INDICATES THE FOLLOWING AREAS DESERVE SPECIAL ATTENTION WHEN PERFORMING PDS: ┐ CAREFUL INSPECTION OF THE PAINT FOR P

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  • TSB #S-SB-0007-15

    NHTSA ID #10093260

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 18 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: 2016 MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EQUIPPED WITH DRIVER'S SIDE FLOOR MAT RETAINING CLIPS TO SECURE THE FLOOR MAT IN THE CORRECT POSITION. IN ADDITION, SOME MODELS MAY UTILIZE RETAINING CLIPS FOR PASSENGER SIDE FLOOR MATS AS WELL. FOLLOW THE

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  • TSB #S-SB-0015-14 Rev

    NHTSA ID #10134472

    • Date Announced: MAY 26 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SB: Flash reprogramming allows the ECU software to be updated without replacing the ECU. Flash calibration updates for specific vehicle models/ECUs are released as field-fix procedures described in individual Service Bulletins. This bulleti

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  • TSB #S-SB-0006-15

    NHTSA ID #10111571

    • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Long-term or off-site storage requires special care to keep vehicles factory fresh and ready for delivery. The following guidelines should be performed to minimize vehicle component/part degradation due to extended vehicle storage cond

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  • TSB #S-SB-0006-15

    NHTSA ID #10111188

    • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Long-term or off-site storage requires special care to keep vehicles factory fresh and ready for delivery. The following guidelines should be performed to minimize vehicle component/part degradation due to extended vehicle storage cond

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #S-TT-0094-15

    NHTSA ID #10111307

    • Date Announced: JUNE 16 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TT: iPhone text messages do not appear on multi media display.

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  • TSB #S-TT-0094-15

    NHTSA ID #10111157

    • Date Announced: JUNE 16 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TT: iPhone text messages do not appear on multi media display.

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  • TSB #S-SB-0008-15

    NHTSA ID #10111573

    • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Some 2016 model year vehicles are equipped with a Smart Key system, which allows the customer to enter and start the vehicle without using a mechanical key. To ensure the system is operating properly, the Smart Key functions (Smart Ent

    More Information »

  • TSB #S-SB-0008-15

    NHTSA ID #10111190

    • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Some 2016 model year vehicles are equipped with a Smart Key system, which allows the customer to enter and start the vehicle without using a mechanical key. To ensure the system is operating properly, the Smart Key functions (Smart Ent

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

  • TSB #S-TT-0094-15

    NHTSA ID #10111307

    • Date Announced: JUNE 16 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TT: iPhone text messages do not appear on multi media display.

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  • TSB #S-TT-0094-15

    NHTSA ID #10111157

    • Date Announced: JUNE 16 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TT: iPhone text messages do not appear on multi media display.

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #S-TT-0115-18

    NHTSA ID #10129992

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 21 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: Some vehicles may display a 22-digit request code when attempting to perform a navigation map update.

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #S-TT-0109-17

    NHTSA ID #10142507

    • Date Announced: APRIL 25 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TT: During previous air conditioning service, leakage prevention agent (A/C stop leak) may have been added to the A/C system. Adding stop leak products to the A/C system is not a recommended or approved Scion repair process. During A/C serv

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  • TSB #S-SB-0035-13 Rev

    NHTSA ID #10132900

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 10 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: REVISION NOTICE November 10, 2016 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2015 model year xB vehicles, 2016 model year iM vehicles, and 2015 ? 2016 tC vehicles. ? The Parts Information section has been updated. Any previo

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  • TSB #S-SB-0005-15

    NHTSA ID #10111570

    • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: The procedure in this bulletin is a general guideline on how to properly diagnose the air conditioning system after a component failure. Refer to the applicable Repair Manual for vehicle specific repair procedures and parts.

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  • TSB #S-SB-0005-15

    NHTSA ID #10111187

    • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: The procedure in this bulletin is a general guideline on how to properly diagnose the air conditioning system after a component failure. Refer to the applicable Repair Manual for vehicle specific repair procedures and parts.

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EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

  • TSB #S-SB-0014-15

    NHTSA ID #10111132

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership's new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: * Careful inspection for paint chips/scrat

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  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15

    NHTSA ID #10111131

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership's new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: * Careful inspection for paint chips/scrat

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  • TSB #S-SB-0014-15

    NHTSA ID #10111422

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership's new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: * Careful inspection for paint chips/scrat

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  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15

    NHTSA ID #10111421

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership's new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: * Careful inspection for paint chips/scrat

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15 REV

    NHTSA ID #10093002

    • Date Announced: MAY 12 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: PRE-DELIVERY SERVICE (PDS) IS A CRITICAL STEP IN SATISFYING YOUR DEALERSHIP┐S NEW CAR CUSTOMERS. CUSTOMER FEEDBACK INDICATES THE FOLLOWING AREAS DESERVE SPECIAL ATTENTION WHEN PERFORMING PDS: CAREFUL INSPECTION FOR PAINT CHIPS/SCRATC

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  • TSB #S-SB-0014-15

    NHTSA ID #10140586

    • Date Announced: MAY 12 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: 2016 Pre-Delivery Service Check Sheet

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  • TSB #S-SB-0014-15

    NHTSA ID #10093001

    • Date Announced: MAY 12 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: 2016 PRE-DELIVERY SERVICE CHECK SHEET

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  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15 Rev

    NHTSA ID #10140587

    • Date Announced: MAY 12 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying your dealership?s new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: Careful inspection for paint chips/scratc

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  • TSB #S-SB-0015-15 REV

    NHTSA ID #10096984

    • Date Announced: MARCH 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SSB: PRE-DELIVERY SERVICE (PDS) IS A CRITICAL STEP IN SATISFYING YOUR DEALERSHIP┐S NEW CAR CUSTOMERS. CUSTOMER FEEDBACK INDICATES THE FOLLOWING AREAS DESERVE SPECIAL ATTENTION WHEN PERFORMING PDS: ┐ CAREFUL INSPECTION OF THE PAINT FOR P

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  • TSB #S-SB-0005-15

    NHTSA ID #10111187

    • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: The procedure in this bulletin is a general guideline on how to properly diagnose the air conditioning system after a component failure. Refer to the applicable Repair Manual for vehicle specific repair procedures and parts.

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #S-SB-0005-16

    NHTSA ID #10140581

    • Date Announced: MAY 11 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: The 2016 model year tC has a new accessory package known as Release Series 10.0 that includes an aero kit. To minimize damage to the aero kit?s front bumper spoiler during transportation, 2 spacers have been installed on each of the f

    More Information »

  • TSB #S-SB-0007-15

    NHTSA ID #10134272

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 18 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: 2016 model year vehicles are equipped with driver's side floor mat retaining clips to secure the floor mat in the correct position. In addition, some models may utilize retaining clips for passenger side floor mats as well. Follow the

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  • TSB #S-SB-0007-15

    NHTSA ID #10111572

    • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: 2016 model year vehicles are equipped with driver's side floor mat retaining clips to secure the floor mat in the correct position. In addition, some models may utilize retaining clips for passenger side floor mats as well. Follow the

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  • TSB #S-SB-0007-15

    NHTSA ID #10111189

    • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSB: 2016 model year vehicles are equipped with driver's side floor mat retaining clips to secure the floor mat in the correct position. In addition, some models may utilize retaining clips for passenger side floor mats as well. Follow the

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