2006 Toyota Corolla Problems
RepairPal has identified the most common problems with the 2006 Toyota Corolla based on complaints from actual vehicle owners. We'll tell you what the problem is and what it'll take to fix it.
There are occasional reports of daytime running light problems.
The 2005-2008 Toyota Corolla 1.8L I4 models have issues with the circuit board in the electronic control module (ECM) cracking. There is no advanced warning for the issue, and when it occurs drivers will experience:
- Harsh shifting
- Possible check engine light
- Engine stalling while driving
Toyota issued a recall for this issue, and notes the need to replace the ECU if this problem occurs.
A transmission fault code of P0770 or P0773 may occur at higher mileages which indicates that the 3-way lock-up solenoid has failed and will need replacement.