1999 Toyota Solara Q&A
1999 Toyota Solara Question: Check engine light on
I have taken the car to the dealer to have this problem fixed twice in six weeks. The first time I was told it was a part in the emissions system. I was charged 125 for diagnostics plus the repair. The second time, two weeks later they told me the gas cap needed to be replaced and again charged 125 plus the cost. It is on again and I am wondering if it is safe to drive with the light on. I need the car this week but I am not going back to the dealer... - Visitor
I've been driving my Toyota Solara V6 SE for 5 1/2 years with the check engine light on. I had the code checked the first month, and they said it was the Gas Cap/O2 Sensor. Still on and still driving..... 60,000 + miles since it turned on. - Visitor
The other day I was getting on the expressway and as I hit the gas to accelerate the engine hesitated and only accelerated at a very slow rate...if I gave it too much gas it began to shake. The che...
The Check Engine Light may illuminate because a component of the oxygen sensor stops working. As a result the engine computer is unable to determine the proper ratio of air to fuel for the engine...
my check engine light blinks then it stays on then blinks again awhile later, and when i am going about 65 on the highway or i accelerate anytime it runs rough then it smooths out what could this be?
Intermittent failure of a purge control valve in the evaporative emission system can cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. A failed valve should be replaced to correct this problem.
Took vehicle to repair shop and had both lower control arms replaced, 2 tires put on with an alignment and also had both valve cover gaskets replaced. The valve cover gasket closest to the firewall...