Cleaning May Correct Faulty Mass Air Flow Sensor on Toyota Avalon

The mass air flow sensor on higher mileage cars occasionally needs to be cleaned or replaced if sluggish acceleration is experienced or the Check Engine Light is illuminated with a mass air flow meter sensor fault code stored.

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Average mileage: 70,477 (10,955–130,000)
Engine affected: 3.0L V6
4 model years affected: 1997, 1998, 2001, 2007
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