The Current Mileage Was 92,000. None Of Us Know What To Do To Get This Fixed Or To Make toyota Take Responsibility. This Appears To Be A Defect With The Car. The Vehicle Was Not Taken To A Mechanic. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
The Vehicle In Front Of Me Tried To Slowed Down And That Prompted Me To Apply The Brakes. When She Arrived Home I Checked The Oil Level And Found That It Was Approximately 3 Quarts Low maximum Capacity Is 4. Resulted in requiring a replacement engine from a salvage parts shop. The Dealership Always Knew About The Service Bulletin And Was Trying To Misguide Me! The manufacturer was notified of the failure. Being On The Safe Side, I Checked The Oil Level To Make Sure The Light Coming On Briefly Was Not A Fluke. If you see any drops at all, suspect the valve cover gaskets.
This was done the day I sold it back to the dealership and bought a different Camry. Anything over this mileage will void the test and they will have to start over. My oil light went on less than 2000 miles in to my last oil change. I Took My Vehicle To The Dealer And They Said There Is No Problem With The Engine. I Urge Nhtsa To Take Action And Raise This To Recall Status And Hold toyota Accountable. Since nothing lasts forever, I would be very glad if I received very expensive engine repairs on an 8 year old car that is…long out of warranty. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. After about 15 days the oil lid turned on while I was moving to my school. The Contact Stated While Having The Vehicle Inspected By The Dealer They Confirmed That The Crankshaft Sensor Was Leaking Oil. Replaced with the 2 reserved from previous repair. Oct 20, 2012 2007 toyota camry Le 6 Cyl.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Should Be Recalled With Defective Engine. The electrical wiring in the seat heaters may be damaged when the seat cushion is compressed. Feb 01, 2014 My Car Was Purchased Used In 2009. June 03, 2013 The Engine Was Making A Rattling Noise, Especially At Start Up And Acceleration. Toyota Has a Consumption Problem Whether They Want to Admit it or Not January 2, 2018 An increasing number of Toyotas are experiencing excessive oil consumption which may be the result of defective piston rings.
The recall began on July 14, 2016. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The Pulley Was Rattling And Making Noise Prior To The Failure. I See No Evidence Of Any Leaks From Oil Pan Or Head Gasket Or Oil Cap. Power and Associates and is protected by U.
I would not tear an engine apart for that much usage, nor consider it worn out and ready to replace. In 2018, bob howard tried to tell me that my car is leaking oil instead of burning oil. Additionally, Owners will be advised that if they believe their vehicle has excessive oil consumption, they can contact an authorized Toyota Dealer to have the engine oil consumption test performed to determine if they will be eligible for future part replacement once sufficient parts are available. I contacted Toyota and they got in touch with my normal dealership and upon speaking to them I had my car towed so they could determine if this issue caused my engine failure. The Failure Mileage Was 86,000. The Contact Stated That She Noticed That The Exhaust Tail Pipe Was Black And The Oil Was Consumed Prematurely. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
But the problem grows worse over time and now burns oil extremely quickly. Initially, Toyota will inform Owners that they may seek reimbursement consideration for previous repairs top address excessive oil consumption. The Manufacturer Was Not Contacted. Dealer has done oil consumption tests but unable to reproduce problem. Power and Associates® is a registered trademark of J. Why Was There No Oil In My Car? Sept 21, 2011 The Contact Owns A 2007 toyota camry. I Have Kept Detailed Notes From Going Back And Forth To The Dealer.
I Have Seen That There Are Similar Complains And Its Seems That Dealerships Know About It Already. The Manufacturer Was Made Aware Of The Failure And Stated That The A Technical Service Bulletin Was Issued For The Premature Oil Consumption. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Two ignition coils for hybrid system were replaced.