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Toyota Avalon Problems

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Most Common Toyota Avalon Problems

The Check Engine Light may illuminate because a component of the oxygen sensor stops working.
On higher mileage vehicles, an engine misfire may develop and/or the Check Engine Light may illuminate due to a failed ignition coil.
The 6 cylinder engines have a tendency to leak oil from the valve cover gaskets, especially the one near the firewall.
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Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Toyota Avalon years 2000, 2006, and 1996 are the most likely to experience problems.

2000 Toyota Avalon
2006 Toyota Avalon
1996 Toyota Avalon
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