I struggled to get my canister off during my first oil change. Then I noticed a little locking tab that kept the canister from turning. I put a small flat-tipped screwdriver on the tab as I turned the filter wrench and it came right off. Look closely. Mine is a 2012.
"If a man speaks in the woods, and a woman is not there to hear him, is he still wrong?"
2012 Tundra 5.7 Superwhite regular cab long bed 4X4, ARE V-Series cap, Wet Okole Max-4 HD seat covers with lumbar support, Husky Liners, Line-X, tow mirrors, back-up camera
TWACCM # 51 RCTC #21