The vehicle had not been taken to the dealer. On Thursday October 11 2012 I Took My rav4 Back To Carmax In Attleboro With My Complaint—i Will Be Leaving The Vehicle With Them On Friday October 12 2012 So They Can Diagnose The Transmission And The Tcm the Transmission Module Which Has Had The Recall. It's impossible to tell over a computer what happened but to lose oil pressure that quickly you first have to look at the level when the engine is off. When I Put My Vin Number In Your Site, It Says There Are No Known Recalls. I bought my Rav4 from carmax in North attleboro mass on April 19 2012.
I Had To Put My Emergency Flashers On To Drive It Safely, And Drove To A Transmission Shop. We keep stretching it back into place, but it lifts again. They Called toyota And Gave Them My Vin, It Has Not Been Replaced. Now 2 years later I face the harsh shifting condition. I drove it and some other cars in the same price point or a bit cheaper. Had it checked at Toyota dealership, they didn't see what was the problem but they told me it may be the transmission or the engine control.
If you notice any issues with the way the automatic transmission shifts, have it looked at before the problem gets worse. The codes are the same. We drove 2 hours from Kansas for a used car that seemed too good to be true. The Failure Mileage Was 150,000. They went above and beyond to make leasing these vehicles easy. Toyota tried to repeat the problem in the first vehicle by sending it home with a tech who drove to modesto. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
The che … ck engine light service engine soon comes on and stays on when a problem is detected by the self diagnosis system of your vehicle. And in general I miss armrests. The Dealer Said The Issue Is With The Ecm And Possibly The Transmission. Watch this video for lots more helpful information. These vehicles span year models 2000-2005 production dates. I was worried about the ecus in these cars and before buying it, sent the private dealer to Toyota to remedy this. The Vehicle Was Taken To An Independent Mechanic For Inspection.
I definitely feel like I got a very good car and I appreciated the way they conducted their business. Vehicle was purchased on 20021001. Have your vehicle inspected in a repair shop annually to keep it safe. As one a person who cannot afford to fix this out of pocket that is not a lot of help. The technician informed the consumer the transmission was slipping, due to a problem stemming from the ecm, which was not reading properly which was affecting the transmission. They informed me that it was my responsibility to get it fixed. Commonly the smoke is caused by bad valve seals.
The fit and finish is good. The Dealer Recommended A Transmission Replacement. The technician recommended that the vehicle not be driven due to safety risks. I took it to the dealer and they could not find what was wrong with it. I Bought My rav4 From Carmax In North Attleboro Mass On April 19 2012.
Controls are conveniently located and easy to use. A mechanic picked me up at the train station. Feb 01, 2012 Just Purchased This Vehicle In September Of 2013 With Only 95,000 Miles. The Vehicle Remained At The Dealer For Repair. Original review: June 20, 2018 Love this vehicle for my family of three plus two large dogs with the two dogs in the very back, daughters car seat in the back, and plenty of room for passengers! The can get dirty causing hesitation on acceleration.
As of today, I have not been successful at getting Toyota to offer any assistance in getting this repairs. I Contacted toyota To Have This Problem Fixed Since It Was A Manufacturing Problem During Production. The whole engine has to be replaced. A scan tool can be used to look at the performance of the sensors too. Vehicle Stops Running At Any Point During Driving Operations. To say this is old enough-not right issue to deny the problem. Took it a local mechanics they could not help me as well.