2013 Toyota Camry Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2013 Toyota Camry
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2013 Toyota Camry ProblemsHesitation on Acceleration
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.
The VVT-i oil line is known to burst. This is a very large leak which covers the ground, engine, and undercarriage.
If the oil line ruptures while driving, the low engine oil message and engine oil pressure warnings will illuminate. Continued use after these warnings will result in complete engine failure due to oil starvation.
The line is known to be defective, and a revised part has been issued by Toyota, however, this revised part is known for the same issue.
To repair the issue, the line must be replaced, and the engine bay and undercarriage must be cleaned thoroughly.
2013 Toyota Camry Questionslooking to find harness for 3rd brake light (1 answer)
trying to add a brake light modulator for insurance company rate reduction so without pulling entire rear seat, headrests and seatbelts etc can these wires, what colors, be found in the side harness running doiwn side of car I believe on the passenger side
passenger side front bumper bracket became detached no accident... dealer said not covered warranty..car not even 1 year old. is this expensive to order front bracket to secure bumper//
2013 Toyota Camry RecallsAirbag System Concerns
As part of normal operation of the air conditioning system, condensation will accumulate in the condenser housing behind the dashboard. A drain is incorporated so that excess water can drain out. This drain hose can become plugged, the accumulated water can leak onto the airbag control module. This can result in an electrical short in the control module. If this were to occur the airbags could become disabled or deploy unexpectedly. Improper airbag operation increases the risk of personal injury and/or a crash. The power steering assist could also become inoperable resulting in increased steering effort. Dealers will seal the air conditioning condenser housing and install a protective cover on the airbag control module to correct this concern.
An electrical short can develop in the windshield wiper switch assembly. As a result, the wipers may not function as expected. If the driver's visibility is reduced the risk of a crash increases. Dealers will replace the wiper switch assembly in affected vehicles to correct this concern.