Its a 5 minute job and does not require the entire removal of the dash board. I am very angry with Toyota for not addressing this issue, especially since others have experienced it and it is dangerous. After restarting the engine, the vehicle operated normally. My timing chains and water pump malfunctioned while driving on the highway. Complaint Number: 10730959 Incident Date: June 23, 2015 Date Added to File: June 29, 2015 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2009 toyota corolla. The vehicle was towed to the dealer where it was diagnosed that the power switch failed.
Battery light never came on before that day. The new Toyota vehicles are very advanced. The failure continues with no resolutions. The contact stated that there was a fire inside of the drivers side door panel. The car only has less than 32,000 miles and another alternator.
Well, I took it to a mechanic and they gave me a new battery, an oil change and ran another diagnostic test after switching the ignition coil B to another acord. Then consult your owner's manual for the brake light bulb replacement procedure. Took to dealership for repair on apr. Complaint Number: 10299000 Incident Date: December 15, 2009 Date Added to File: January 11, 2010 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2009 toyota corolla. Cannot operate window and it is in open position.
Have the vehicle inspected by your Toyota dealer immediately if this occurs. I purchased new tires but still the same problem of wondering all over the road. Open the box and lift it up and out slightly to remove it with out breaking. There has been very frequent loss of power to the power door locks and manufacturers radio. The manufacturer was notified of the failure.
Pdf apparently,toyota knew of the wiring harness problem, but they chose to conceal it and fix only if the customer complained. I took it to the dealer for the airbag recall fix, and it also had the engine check light on. The manufacturer was made aware of the problem. There will be a … long clear light defuser that looks like a prizim. Complaint Number: 10474007 Incident Date: August 30, 2012 Date Added to File: September 5, 2012 Description of the Complaint: Car was turned off and parked in a parking lot on a normal day, I came back to it turned the car on and smoke started coming out of the power window controls on the driver side, I turned of the car right away, the smoke got worse and then there were flames. I managed to pull into a bank parking lot at chase bank on 161 w spring creek pkwy, plano. Locate and test the lighting controls.
Five minutes later, the contact took the vehicle to a local technician and was informed that the lighting and excessive rain caused the vehicle to fail. I finally put the transmission into n and shut the engine off and coasted to the side of the road about a mile or so from where the problem started, regained my composure and allowed the car to sit a few minutes. Read More: Toyota Dashboard Symbols Read More: Dashboard lights are displayed in a variety of different colors, depending on the system, severity, and status in a. However, on march 6, 2010, the consumer made a right turn on a street that was curvy and was relatively steep descending toward an intersection. The second time I took it in they fixed something with the brake lights, now the third time they fixed something with a short to the brakes. This has occurred 2ce in the past 2 days, once the engine was cold, within 2 miles of start, the other occurred when engine was warm after driving 10 miles on highway, and slowing down quickly to pass through electronic toll booth. I had to have the car towed to the dealership and the problem was another defective alternator! The driver has to manually correct the wheel every time.
With abs light turned on, the vehicle is incapable of applying abs when required during brake, creating a high safety concern. This past december, I drove to san francisco when it is raining and windy, this is a real big hazard for a branch to have come inside my car without my daughter being able to close to the window and had poked her arm some how. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic where it was diagnosed that the computer failed and needed to be replaced. The vehicle did not catch fire. Complaint Number: 10328709 Incident Date: April 26, 2010 Date Added to File: May 3, 2010 Description of the Complaint: Date: may 4, 2009-I just purchased a 2009 toyota corolla le and have had it for 7 days before having to return it to the dealer where it was purchased due to a wandering feeling in the steering and movement of the car while on the highway.
I took it and had a diagnostic test run, it said one of the ignition coils was faulty. The ecm for certain 2005 through 2008 toyota corolla and corolla matrix models equipped with the 1zz-fe engine and two-wheel drive may have been improperly manufactured. Due to this issue, I have almost been in a crash. The contact stated that while driving 20 mph, the steering wheel locked, the brakes failed to stop, and the accelerator failed. My 17 yr old son lost control and hit a tree. The dealer made repairs to the vehicle unknown to the contact. Usually happens after car is driven about 15 to 20 minutes, then it happens non stop even with the volume down.
When you see red or yellow, it may indicate a serious problem or safety issue and you should have your vehicle checked by a certified Toyota technician as soon as possible. To check the fuses, remove the cover or door and use fuse pullers to remove the fuse. The approximate failure mileage was 118,000. Then connect the positive lead on the test light tool to the positive wire on the headlight wiring harness. .
Zero point and monitor again per tech assist failed after 3 turn. One of the switches would not operate freely and seemed to get stuck. With the recalls Toyota has been having I felt it was necessary to take my car to an outside entity so I took my car to ntb for a diagnosis and was told that the 02 sensor on my vehicle was failing, the p02420 catalyst was below threshold. The worst part is no one knows what is wrong. Red icons indicate a condition that requires immediate attention, such as an open door or low engine oil pressure. Currently, it does not have 50k. Complaint Number: 10790451 Incident Date: October 21, 2015 Date Added to File: November 15, 2015 Description of the Complaint: After replacing the alternator in my 2009 corolla in july 2015.