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Problem Reported: Ignition Coil May Fail After 100,000 Miles
September 15, 2010, 10:08 PM
<p>On higher mileage vehicles, <span class="ct_selected tooltip">an <a class="ct_auto care advice tooltip" href="/misfires-and-their-causes"><span class="ct_selected tooltip">engine misfire</span></a></span> may develop and/or the <a class="ct_auto care advice tooltip" href="/symptoms/check-engine-light"><span class="ct_selected tooltip">Check Engine Light</span></a> may illuminate due to a failed <a id="ce_84" class="ct_glossary tooltip" href="/ignition-coil">ignition coil</a>. It is not uncommon to replace all the coils when the first one fails in order to prevent return trips to the repair shop.</p>
Problem Reported: Automatic Transmissions May Hesitate When Accelerating
May 27, 2010, 11:09 AM
<p>Cars equipped with an <a id="ce_155" class="ct_glossary tooltip" href="/automatic-transaxle">automatic transmission</a> might experience a hesitation when accelerating. Revised software for the on board computer is available which may correct this problem. Software revisions are commonly most helpful on newer vehicles. once the mileage builds up a worn component could cause similar problems. Whenever major transmission work in performed, the transmission software should be updated as necessary.</p>
Car Review: 2006 Toyota Camry
November 17, 2009, 04:16 PM
This is my wife's car. She does a lot of driving and the car has been very reliable. I think the paint job could be better, but engine and transmission have been great. In 47000 miles, we've changed brakes, oil changes and tires. Not bad!
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