1990 Toyota Camry Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1990 Toyota Camry
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1990 Toyota Camry ProblemsPower Steering Pump and Hoses May Leak and Need Replacing
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.
Cars equipped with an automatic transmission might experience a hesitation when accelerating. Revised software for the on board computer is available which may correct this problem. Software revisions are commonly most helpful on newer vehicles. once the mileage builds up a worn component could cause similar problems. Whenever major transmission work in performed, the transmission software should be updated as necessary.
1990 Toyota Camry QuestionsRan great last night, started this morning, only gear I could get was reverse, which faded after about a minute. New pan filter and fluids about 600 miles ago. Now NO GEARS PERIOD! (1 answer)
Old but well maintained. 176K on odometer. No prior drips , whines, hard shifting
1990 Toyota Camry RecallsToyota Recalls 1990 Camrys Due to Power Door Lock Problems
Toyota is recalling 1990 Camry models because the electronic control unit (ECU) for the power door lock system can fail, causing the contacts to "weld." This may result in door lock solenoid damage, which may make the doors fail to lock or unlock, even under manual operation. This can prevent passengers from exiting the vehicle in an emergency situation. Dealers will install an additional subcircuit relay control to prevent malfunction of original relays in the ECU.