2001 Toyota Sequoia Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Toyota Sequoia

2001 Toyota Sequoia Problems

A ticking noise may develop from the engine due to a cracked exhaust manifold. Damaged exhaust manifolds will require replacement to correct this issue.

One or more oxygen sensors may fail resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light.

Toyota issued a recall on the lower ball joint due to the possibility of premature wear from improper finishing in production. The ball joints will be replaced under the recall. There are two separate recalls combined here, one applies to 2002-2004 and the second to 2004-2007 Models.  Please contact you local Toyota dealer to see if your vehicle is included.

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2001 Toyota Sequoia Questions

Its having a hard time shifting, like its staying in the same gear then jerks when it shifts into a higher gear. And that's barely taking off from a stop (not taking off fast). I checked the Tranny fluid's its normal, but I'm so lost. Can it be a DIY or would I have to take it to the ...

It seemed to be dragging when I accelerated above 35 miles per hour. The check engine light came on and now I am told to replace the transmission assembly.

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2001 Toyota Sequoia Reviews

We bought the 2001 Sequoia before anyone else. As soon as it hit the dealership, it was ours. It has been the best vehicle we ahve ever had. We still have it at 140,000 miles. I just replaced the radiator, the only major repair we ahve had other then the brakes. You need to research teh TSB (Toyota Service Bullitens) for the brake issues. They were too small for the size of the vehicle an...

I have had my 2001 Sequoia for over seven years now and have never had any trouble with it mechanically. It has been driven in heavy highway traffic, in the city, on dirt roads, through snow and flooding. My only complaint has been continuing problems with the rear hatch lock, defroster, and windshield wiper, all of which are electrical problems. It's going back in for repairs for the wiper and...

I have a toyota Sequioa with 133K . The transmission went out and it is costing me 3K to get it replaced . Toyota knew the transmission was notany good in models 2000-2006 but they reused to recalll the product . My Toyota was purchased at Lustine Toyota in Woodbridge, VA. Im sickend by this as these vechicles are not cheap . I got more mileage out of an Nissn Maxmium that has over 200K ...

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