1999 Toyota Sienna Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Toyota Sienna
- Check engine light came on,oil was low, added oil, check engine light still on?
- cable doesn't release latch mechanism when you pull cable to latch by the handle or by hand
- Replaced hatch door handle, but pulling on cable doesn't release lock or taking off interior to pull cable by hand doesn't release mechanism
- hatch door lock won't release even when I reach inside and pull the cable by han
- My Check engine came On w cvs and Trac Control lights came On, Mechanic says o2
1999 Toyota Sienna Problems
Models with electric sliding doors can develop problems with the door mechanism. The cable in the door becomes frayed, which will damage the electric motor.
Multiple cracks may develop on the upper surface of the dashboard. At this time, the only suggested repair is to replace the dashboard.
1999 Toyota Sienna Questions
Mechanic says 02 sensor needs to replaced.
How many 02 sensors are there in Toyota Sienna 2009
And what are the possibly that could be the problems?
It has 97k miles on it.
The codes that I found out was:
Any advice ?
Engine doesn't sound any different, nothing different about my van, just the light came on.
Oil was very very low, added oil, cleaned air filter, but light is still on? Can I reset the light by pulling the fuse out and putting it back in?
The EVAP code 440 was returned. Did a smoke test and found a plastic valve on top of the gas tank is leaking. Very hard to get to and because of the age and rust this is going to be a bigger job than it should. Cannister and other valves OK. Anyone else encounter this?
1999 Toyota Sienna Recalls
Toyota is recalling 1998–2010 Sienna models manufactured or registered in twenty-two Eastern and Midwestern states because of problems with the spare tire carrier and assembly cable due to road salt corrosion. This may cause the spare tire assembly cable to break and the spare tire to separate from the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash. Toyota will notify owners via letter with instructions on how to remedy the problem. For a list of the affected states, call Toyota at 1-800-331-4331.
1999 Toyota Sienna Reviews
We bought ours new in '99, and it handled beautifully then. Now, not too bad. brakes are good, heating and AC good. No problems at all with exhaust and emissions. 2 coils went bad, caused hesitation on cold days, and it took a very long time (over a year) to diagnose by 2 different mechanics. The drivers side window motor needed replaced: about $300. The tailgate door opener/handle cost 30...
Had to have A/c system recharged at 70,000 miles, had problems with A/C again at 129,000. Still having problems at 188,000. Also have a slight oil leak now. Other than that its been a great running car. Would buy another one. Probably after 200,000 miles.