2002 Toyota Avalon Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Toyota Avalon
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2002 Toyota Avalon ProblemsMisfire and/or Check Engine Light Due to Failed Ignition Coil
On higher mileage vehicles, an engine misfire may develop and/or the Check Engine Light may illuminate due to a failed ignition coil. It is not uncommon to replace all the coils when the first one fails in order to prevent return trips to the repair shop.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate because a component of the oxygen sensor stops working. As a result the engine computer is unable to determine the proper ratio of air to fuel for the engine. Replacing the failed oxygen sensor should correct this concern.
valley cover on intake and pcv valve failure lead to oil in my intake. Replacing both seemed to cure them problem not sure yet.
2002 Toyota Avalon QuestionsCar shakes when stopped or shakes when you go over a certain milage (1 answer)
Id like to know whats wrong
have incorrect flo. whats wrong with my car?
i have propane and a lighter will that fix it after all?
Me that code.I did some research and if. It was that shouldn't I have some lack of power or back fire I have nothing the car is running great.I just hate to pay alot of money if that isn't it.what do I do?
2002 Toyota Avalon RecallsToyota Recalls 2000–2004 Avalons Due to Cracking Steering Lock Bar
Toyota is recalling 2000–2004 Avalon models due to improper casting of the steering lock bar, which may cause the bar to crack or even break. If the bar breaks, the steering wheel will lock, causing the driver to lose control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the steering lock device free of charge.