Scion tC Problems

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Most Common Scion tC Problems

An illuminated Check Engine Light could be caused by a defective VVT-i controller, which changes cam timing for optimal power.
Drivers of the Scion tC may notice excessive oil consumption between oil changes, even to the extent of the engine oil warning light displayed on the multi-function display.
The head gasket may fail due to a defect in manufacturing of the cylinder block.
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Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Scion tC years 2009, 2008, and 2007 are the most likely to experience problems.
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