RepairPal is your advocate for car care advice and guidance

Q: 2001 toyota idling at stop every 4 to 5 weeks on 2001 Toyota Camry

approx every 4 week the car will idle at a stop. it starts to shake a little at the wheel, then alternator, check enegine and batties lights come on it shuts off. I then put it in park. turn it off start it up and then it runs like a dream until next time
Get a Repair Estimate
Guaranteed by certified locations nationwide. Learn more
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 1,700 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more
It sounds like your idle control valve is wearing out or is getting dirty. This is the area that I would inspect.
Didn't find what you were looking for?