Today I Had The Dealer Replace My Water Pump Due To Antifreeze Leaking From It. They Are Refusing To Recall These Cars And Make The Proper Repairs, Which Could Be Costly For toyota. Nov 09, 2012 The Contact Owns A 2007 toyota camry. Though toyota has sent letters out about having a test the test itself is rigged. I noticed no decline in performance: the car accelerates just as quickly as ever, and performs the way it always has.
The dealer started the repair today. I don't ride in her car much, but am always shocked how loud it is when I do, as it's so dramatically louder. Apr 07, 2011 Due To Faulty Engineering Design The Car Is Burning Excessive Engine Oil And Has A Service Bulletin That Covers The Car Up To 60,000 Miles Only. I Parked And Contacted World toyota To Explain The Situation. When I Took It Into The Dealer For Its Oil Change, I Mentioned It. It started and my car only had 88,000 miles on it.
I have had to respond to a recall on acceleration problems while driving the car. I have been checking and adding oil as needed. Toyota admits this oil consumption issue as a manufacturing defect and still not issuing a recall. This would mean adding a quart of oil to my motor every 2 weeks. Nice problem change the oil and filter every 5k and add a quart every 1000??? Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. It has been serviced regularly at toyota dealership and has 86000 miles on it. They assured me that the service department must have not filled it completely.
The lawsuit further alleges that the oil control ring groove and patin drain holes are defectively designed or manufactured which can cause debris build up that in turn prevents the oil from returning to the oil pan. There Are No Leaks And Car Is Not Smoking. After the primary coverage period ends, the secondary coverage is applicable for 10 years from the date of first use or 150,000 miles, whichever occurs first. As alleged, Toyota has long been aware of the Oil Consumption Defect yet has routinely refused to repair the Class Vehicles without charge when the defect manifests. Apr 01, 2013 Engine Started Using About 3 Quarts Of Oil After 1500 Miles.
Never could find a leak. I am really frustrated by this since we bought the car with expectations of it lasting much longer than this. Needless to say I was astounded, and now insulted that Toyota could think I or any other self respecting car owner would actually believe it. I could not pull the dip stick out. I bought a new 2008 Toyota Prius. Now at 111,000 no warranty. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
The Contact Had The Oil Changed At 81,000 Miles And The Mechanic Advised That There Was Less Than Half A Quart Of Oil Left At Approximately 86,000 Miles. My 2009 Toyota Camry Hybrid 87,000 mi is burning excess oil. Finally Both My Actions And The Cars Acceleration Were Stopped By The Slamming Of The Car Into A Cement Wall. Feb 01, 2012 Hi, I Purchased A Brand New 2007 toyota camry In February Of 2007. The only time this condition will not occur is that when the engine temperature is at 176 F which is the engine is in optimum performance.
Maybe better check the oil, 2 qts low. The toyota dealership says it has a warranty on it but i have pay to find the problem. In All The Years I Owned The Car, The Check Engine Light Had Never Once Come On. With this issue, it brings me alot of concern. The cost to repair this is insane - considering trading the car in and going upside down on our loan to get rid of it before it requires an engine rebuild.
Takes about 1-2 quarts every 1000 miles, otherwise I run out of oil and it starts to smell like oil when I drive or when car is running. The engine was starting to run very sluggishly also, and when I had the spark-plugs replaced as a test, my suspicions were confirmed - the plugs were fouled from oil burning! If they dont pay for the repair I will never buy a Toyota again and I will try to discourage everyone I know from buying a Toyota. Burning about a quart of oil every 1000-1200 miles. The threshold for the repair is if the engine is burning more than 1 quart in 1,200 miles, which your engine is. I would be curious to know, out of all the repairs they have performed so far, how many customers were given this same recommendation to have the valve seals replaced. I don't ever remember getting any kind of notification, but even if I had, I never had the problem until now.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Won't make this mistake again. Thank you, Imad - Imad A. My last oil change was less than 2500 miles ago. Recently, I got my oil changed at the end of August 2018, used ow-20 full synthetic and two weeks later, the oil had burned out. I have been researching this issue and there seem to be thousands of people with the same problem. .