2000 Toyota Solara Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2000 Toyota Solara
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2000 Toyota Solara ProblemsSludge Buildup on Engine Due to Infrequent Oil Changes
Sludge can build up in the engine because Toyota did not recommend frequent enough oil changes. Lexus will sometimes offer a discount on cleaning the engine if necessary. Owners who changed their oil every 3,000 miles did not experience these problems. This sludge build up can lead to excessive oil consumption.
Debris can get into the idle air control valve. This will restrict the air flow into the engine, causing idle speed and/or stalling when cold. The valve can be cleaned or replaced to correct this concern.
2000 Toyota Solara QuestionsThe blows no heat and has no leaks. What could it be? (1 answer)
The thermostat has already been replaced. The temp gauge is normal.
I recently discovered my tail lights are not turning on when I turn on my headlights. The 10A fuse keeps blowing every time turn the headlight switch. I have replaced the turn signal switch but I am still having problems with the fuse. I have checked all the wires in the trunk and they are in g...
When it does this I will wiggle the fuses around and then it starts. What fuse should I be concerned with?
2000 Toyota Solara RecallsToyota Recalls 2000 Vehicles Due to Weak Rear Axle
Toyota is recalling 2000 Avalon, Camry, and Solara models because an improper heat treatment may cause the rear axle to be weaker in some areas. After extended use of the vehicle, the rear axle shafts could fail or break. Dealers will inspect and replace the rear axle hub assemblies.