Toyota Sienna Repair and Maintenance
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Toyota Sienna 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.
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.
Toyota Sienna Questionswhy does the tire low pressure indicator light keep coming on with pressure ok (1 answer)
Recently had a valve stem replaced, and now my low pressure light is on. First steady, now flashing
I had a Prius it was difficult to repair and expensive. I had to take it to the dealership just to have the oil changed due to it being a hybrid.
Now I am looking at a buying a Sienna. Are they difficult to repair? Could I do basic repairs?
Air conditioning unit is blowing but no cold air
Toyota Sienna RecallsSeat Heater Wiring Shorts And Causes Fire
For vehicles equipped with aftermarket accessory seat heaters, the seat heater elements may short circuit when the seat cushion is compressed, and result in a fire hazard. Dealers will disconnect the seat heaters and refund the purchase price of the seat heaters free of charge to resolve the concern,
The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator or in some cases replace the air bag assembly free of charge to resolve the concern.
An interior trim panel may not be secured properly due to a mounting clip being reused during installation of an overhead entertainment system. This can result in the trim panel detaching in an accident. Dealers will replace the trim panel securing clip free of charge to resolve the concern.