The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to an evaporative emission (EVAP) system fault. Our technicians tell us these EVAP system faults can be difficult to diagnose but it is not uncommon to find a failed charcoal canister or a loose or worn gas cap.
2001 Toyota Echo Problem Reports
Most Reported 2001 Toyota Echo Problem Reports
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.
On certain models, the crankshaft angle sensor has been found to be defective and may be replaced under warranty.
Occasionally the timing chain and sprockets need replacement due to premature wear and problems with the variable valve timing system (VVTi).