Car Problem Reports

Toyota Tercel Automatic Transmission May Not Shift Correctly at High Mileages

Toyota Tercel Problem
14 Reports
Me Too

Model Years Affected: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999

Drive Train Affected: Automatic Transmission

Average Mileage: 166,049 mi (130,000 mi - 212,198 mi)


At higher mileages, (125,000-150,000) the automatic transmission may not shift correctly. This can be caused by the throttle position sensor being out of adjustment or a shift solenoid needing to be replaced. Typically the transmission does not need to be completely overhauled.

Ask a Question