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Scion xB Problems

Find the most common issues based on Scion xB owner complaints.

Most Common Scion xB Problems

An illuminated Check Engine Light could be caused by a defective VVT-i controller, which changes cam timing for optimal power. Updated parts are available and the repair may be covered under the...
Air conditioning that doesn't blow cold enough could indicate the need for adjusting the cable for the temperature blend door.
When backing up and applying the brakes, you may hear a squeaking noise. Scion engineers addressed this problem by modifying the shape of the brake pad and the anti-squeal shims; they also applied ...
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2 Known Scion xB Brakes Problems

When backing up and applying the brakes, you may hear a squeaking noise. Scion engineers addressed this problem by modifying the shape of the brake pad and the anti-squeal shims; they also applied ...
Our technicians recommend replacing the shim kits when replacing the brake pads.

0 Known Scion xB Drive Train Problems

1 Known Scion xB Electrical & Lights Problem

Vehicles fitted with remote start may encounter a dead battery after sitting for a few days. This can be due to a parasitic draw caused by the remote start computer. Our technicians remind us pro...

3 Known Scion xB Engine Problems

An illuminated Check Engine Light could be caused by a defective VVT-i controller, which changes cam timing for optimal power. Updated parts are available and the repair may be covered under the...
Drivers of the Scion xB may notice excessive oil consumption between oil changes, even to the extent of the engine oil warning light displayed on the multi-function display. This issue is known to...
The head gasket may fail due to a defect in manufacturing of the cylinder block. On this vehicle, the head bolts are known to pull the threads out of the engine block, allowing the head to slightl...

0 Known Scion xB Exhaust & Emissions Problems

1 Known Scion xB Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

Air conditioning that doesn't blow cold enough could indicate the need for adjusting the cable for the temperature blend door.

0 Known Scion xB Maintenance Problems

0 Known Scion xB Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known Scion xB Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known Scion xB Problems & Complaints

Air conditioning that doesn't blow cold enough could indicate the need for adjusting the cable for the temperature blend door.
Drivers of the Scion xB may notice excessive oil consumption between oil changes, even to the extent of the engine oil warning light displayed on the multi-function display. This issue is known to...
When backing up and applying the brakes, you may hear a squeaking noise. Scion engineers addressed this problem by modifying the shape of the brake pad and the anti-squeal shims; they also applied ...
An illuminated Check Engine Light could be caused by a defective VVT-i controller, which changes cam timing for optimal power. Updated parts are available and the repair may be covered under the...
The head gasket may fail due to a defect in manufacturing of the cylinder block. On this vehicle, the head bolts are known to pull the threads out of the engine block, allowing the head to slightl...
Our technicians recommend replacing the shim kits when replacing the brake pads.
Vehicles fitted with remote start may encounter a dead battery after sitting for a few days. This can be due to a parasitic draw caused by the remote start computer. Our technicians remind us pro...
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