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1997 Toyota Camry Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Toyota Camry

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1997 Toyota Camry is between $328 and $401 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
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1997 Toyota Camry
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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39
- average of all models
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$365
Annual Repair Cost
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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 b...
One or more motor mounts may wear out on cars with high mileage. This will put extra stress on the other mounts, and the faulty mount(s) should be replaced.
The valve cover gaskets have a tendency to leak oil, especially the one near the firewall.
I have not found a box/button/switch of any kind on the dash, under the dash, by the brake pedal,...
Heard clicking noises after locking car. Won't start now. Tried on locking door twice with key, t...
Engine has compression, is getting spark and will run if gas is self fed. Why won't it turn over ...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE STEERING WHEEL SET NUT MAY NOT HAVE BEEN SUFFICIEN...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. DUE TO A POSSIBLE JAMMING OF THE LOCK PIN OF THE KEY I...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF...
Overall (22 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
January 24, 2017
1997 Toyota Camry
Bought my 1997 American Edition V6 XLE new, now 250,000 plus miles later still going strong, although I have had to some unusual repairs lately. Motor mounts, Steering rack, sway bar, Struts & Spr...
June 20, 2014
1997 Toyota Camry
I inherited this 1997 Camry LE 4cyl when my mom passed away a year and a half ago, at the time it had 190,000 miles on it, it now has 235,000 on it, I am the 4th owner, I change the oil every 5,000...
May 30, 2013
1997 Toyota Camry
i have 1997 toyota camry V6 with 200,000 miles on it still run good , most time just doing it my self , timing bell will wor...