Toyota Repair and Maintenance
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Toyota ProblemsProblem With Door Mechanism in Electric Sliding Doors
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.
The power steering pump and power steering hoses tend to develop leaks, particularly in the V6 models.
The center multi-function display may failure. This is commonly caused by poorly soldered internal connection. Our technicians tell us that these display panels can be successfully repaired or reconditioned by a shop specializing in such repairs.
Toyota Questionsdoes it have a timing belt or chain (1 answer)
93k miles, went to repair facility to have timing belt changed they said it has a timing chain and doesn't need replacement. true or false? they did replace the spark plugs
I deliver newspapers and just bought this car. Noise stopped when I had bundles of newspapers in the trunk. Started back once car was empty again. Sometimes kinda feels like the back tire is bouncing...? when I hit a bump.
Pushrod thanks for the advice, I pulled out the clip, and put the tester on it, and it lit up. I didn't even have the key, in the ignition.
Toyota RecallsPower Sliding Door Opens Unexpectedly While Driving
The power sliding door may not open when commanded, and may open unexpectedly while driving. As of the time of this writing, a repair procedure is still being developed. Dealers will make repairs to resolve the concern free of charge.
The brake fluid level sensor may not be connected to its wiring harness, preventing the sensor from alerting the driver that the brake fluid level is low. Dealers will inspect and as necessary connect the wiring harness to the sensor free of charge to resolve the concern.
The parking brake mechanism may not engage the brake cable properly, and allow the vehicle to roll if not properly secured. Dealers will install a clip at the parking brake cable end to prevent the cable from disengaging free of charge to resolve the concern.