Now having said that, I am speaking of what has been done in the past with other warranty extensions like the oil gelling campaign. Needed time to check sensor before the converter. Check engine light came on indicating the problem. Had Wife Start Car, Saw Oil Squirting In A Small Stream From A Rubber Hose Attached To Metal Pipe. Replace the upper shaft which had worn ujoings.
I own a 2007 rav 4, 110,000 miles and I backed out of my drive way began to drive and the transmission failed. Idler bearing making noise, replaced with new. Found a minor leak during an oil change. But beside that at times engines feels like it is about to stop and idle falls below 400 rpm shaking or vibrating the whole car for good 3-5 second and then spikes back up just enough to slow down that vibration a bit. Replaced sensor with new part. Picked car up next day. New pads and rotors were installed on all 4 wheels just 11,000 miles ago April 2014.
Should we take legal action?. The check engine light had started coming on after rapid acceleration. Bad coil pack 2 causing misfire. On this model the entire exhaust pipe is one Toyota part to replace , not just the muffler. My wife took the Rav4 to the dealer.
The Primary Coverage offers warranty enhancement until October 31, 2016 regardless of mileage. They replaced 4 ignition coil at no cost. Needed to replace bank 2 airfuel sensor and O2 sensor 8000 mi Evap canister had leak. Irregularities in this lubrication process may cause the power window master switch assemblies to malfunction and overheat. The Vehicle Was Taken To The Dealer For Inspection But The Cause Of Failure Was Unknown. If you look on web site Rav4 World you will see my report and other reports of same problem.
The first step is to schedule and appointment with your local Toyota Dealer and have an oil consumption test performed. Leakes oil continually, but I'm told leaking as much as 1. It was titled the economic loss class action settlement. Current diagnosis is that it is the security system on the ignition. Each Time It Happens, Car Is Driving And Once About 6 Minutes Passes, I Can Drive Again.
The Vehicle Was Repaired Five Times Due To The Unintended Acceleration. Awaiting warranty repair 206752 km Failed oil consumption test. Took it to the mechanic to take a look but he couldn't find anything. Not yet repaired, minor leak. In response to the public pressure, in the beginning of 2015 the famous auto manufacturer has finally done something about thousands of unsatisfied customers who were unable to get their vehicles repaired due to expired warranty or paid ridiculous costs out of pocket. Mechanic told me he thought it was from their recent service and they failed to tighten the hose properly he didn't charge for it. I think you get two chances to prove that your engine uses more than the 1.
The dealership where I purchased it is refusing to help me since I purchased the vehicle without a warranty. Dealer provided free rental car. Since the problem is intermittent and only on startup, they said it likely is cosmetic. Please contact you local Toyota Dealer for appropriate diagnosis and repair at no cost to you. They Only Cover This Repair Up Until 60,000 Miles. . Probably worth a shot at trying the various ring-unsticking techniques but I expect the problem is they and the bores are worn, and nothing will fix that except new rings and refurbished cylinder bores.
It started using oil right away. Calls with Toyota have been unsuccessful at any sort of recourse for this. Assessed the problem to be with charcoal canister, pipes, and filler-pipe. Took to the dealer and they had to replace the gas tank and all of the lines connecting to the tank. I called Toyota and a rep said it was not the law to legally notify me of the warranty enhancement since I was not original owner.
Codes said needed new O2 sensor. The Dealer Stated That They Were Unable To Diagnose The Failure. Toyota will pay for the test to be performed twice that the engine is burning oil in excess of the limit. As a result of being loose, the arm may have thread damage and may rust, possibly leading to the failure of the arm and an abrupt change in the vehicle's alignment. Aug 18, 2013 My rav4 Has Been Consuming Lots Of Engine Oil Lately And I Have To Get The Oil Refilled For Couple Of Months This Year Before Its Service Is Due.