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Questions tagged [camry]

The Toyota Camry is a series of mid-size (originally compact) automobiles manufactured by Toyota since 1982 and sold in the majority of automotive markets throughout the world. The name "Camry" is an Anglicized phonetic transcription of the Japanese word kanmuri, meaning "crown".

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2005 Camry gauges not working

I have a 2005 Toyota Camry. The gauges (fuel gauge, temp gauge, odometer, speedometer, tachometer) just stopped working yesterday. The instrument panel lights all work -- gear indicator, blinker/...
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Toyota Camry no response from turning key, no dashboard lights but headlights alright

So I was driving my Toyota Camry, it's a 1995 v6 le. Everything was fine then I turned my windshield wipers off and the dash lights got extremely bright then dim and my speedometer and rpm gauge were ...
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Alternator regulator gone bad 3x in one day

I have a 2008 Toyota Camry 2.4l. My problem is battery is over charging causing amplifier ground wire to blow fuses and also melt the wire, battery tested it is good. Tested alternator and tested bad ...
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1995 Camry LE rim and tire swap with 2012

I have a '95 Camry as well as a 2012 Camry which is paid off, but totaled (no collision). I'd just bought brand new tires a month before. Is there any way possible that I can put the 2012 size 16 rims ...
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Will an Aftermarket Water Pump (Came with Paper Gasket) Leak with Metal OEM Gasket?

I have a 2011 Camry. 2.5L, 4 cyl, gas, not hybrid. The pump feels gritty when rotated by hand, and it makes a whirring noise that varies in pitch with the engine RPM. I bought a pump locally from ...
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Can I replace my California emission engine with Federal emission engine?

So, recently I found out that my 2005 Toyota Camry 2.4 L (AZFE) California emission engine needs to be replaced. I found 2005 Camry engine for $800, which turned out to be Federal emission engine. ...
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Idle speed is wrong after replacing battery (2006 Camry)

I have a 2006 Toyota Camry. I replaced the battery the other day which I noticed was getting weak. The battery was disconnected all of 10 minutes. After, it idles too low. It shudders pretty bad and ...
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What could be causing High HC GPM, CO GPM, prevent the RPM from going over 4000, and creating an odd exhaust sound?

I have a Toyota Camry 94, it failed its emission test today with 2.62 HC GPM(Limit is 1.2) , 56.87 CO GPM (Limit is 15). The car also won't rev over 4000 RPM and acts as if it has a governor on when ...
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1997 toyota camry wont crank and lights wont come on

I've replaced my starter but when I tried to crank the car the alarm went off.. I've done everything to disengage the alarm but still it won't crank annone of the lights will come on! I can hot wire ...
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Disabling or removing alarm from '98 Lexus ES300?

I have a '98 Lexus ES300, and if I try to open any door when the car is locked, the alarm will be activated. What I do is when the alarm starts blaring is that I get in the car and turn the ignition, ...
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Camry 2011 Demister is not working

When I used to turn Demister on I used to smell like plastic burning smell. then the Demister stopped working What could be the reason? could it be the fuse? if so where can I find the fuse box in ...
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Help?!? This has a crack in it. And after I’ve been driving it I hear a cranking noise. What is this and did I damage my car badly?

I have a 1995 Toyota Camry. When I cut my car off from driving. It leaks and make a little noise. Today I lifted the hood. I should’ve been did that. And saw this crack with liquid bubbling. I’ve been ...
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Leak under car after mechanic visit

So I took my car to a mechanic (referred my a friend) to get brakes done (rear and front and an oil/filter change. This was done on a Thursday. Saturday I noticed all this water/stuff on my driveway. ...
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Toyota Camry 1998 4 cylinder manual transmission

While in motion on 1st gear, despite clutch been pressed in full to shift on 2nd gear, the vehicle jerks even though its clutch not being released. Predominantly vehicle is jerking on 2nd gear ...
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Camry 2007 4 cylinder. Fuel filter question

Where is the fuel filter located and how often does it have to be changed? I heard that it is part of the fuel pump and to replace one you must replace the other. Is this true?
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Car idles fine, but gas pedal doesn't do anything after failed jump start

I have a 2006 Toyota Camry LE. Just the other day my car battery died so I asked my neighbor for a jump. My husband normally would handle it but I took it into my hands that day being that the lady ...
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2007 Toyota Camry “Check VSC System” and Check Engine Light On

When i started my car today morning, I saw "Check VSC System" and then it has the check engine light and slippery indicator light on. About three months ago, I had "Check VSC System" with check ...
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Mysterious Check Engine Light but no codes

On a recent business trip where I was, unfortunately, driving my wife's 2006 Toyota Camry, the Check Engine Light (CEL) came on after about 90 minutes of driving. I had no tools with me, but stopped ...
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Dim low beams on 2007 toyota camry bulbs brand new

I replaced the bulbs because they were dim but the new ones were no better I've cleaned the oxidation off new batter new alternator, when I'm in front of a car i can see my cars shadow and the bulbs ...
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2007 Camry won't rev past the redline

I have a 2007 Toyota Camry. It won't rev past the red line. About 6250RPM approximately. It doesn't matter if it's in P, N, or D or manually on the 1st Gear. It's still the same. Any idea what ...
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LiftMaster garage opener not working in 2017 Toyota Camry

I have a new Toyota Camry 2017 which features a HomeLink garage door opener. I have a garage from LiftMaster (I don't know any details because I did not buy and/or install it). The remote looks like: ...
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camry 2004 cranks but takes a long time to start

I have toyota camry 2004, it cranks but takes a long time to start,I changed self starter and fuel pump but nothing changed. Can anyone advise plz. Thanks in advance
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Is it bad alternator or starter? Camry ‘05 173k miles..

I started my car after two days of cold weather, around 20 F. After heating my engine for about 15 minuets I turned ignition off. After that it does not start, it start to crank but dies off well ...
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Car wants to die and bog out after driving short distance

2000 Camry LE 2.4L When driving, approximately 5-8 miles or so, car wants to die and bog out. I try to pump the gas pedal and ends up sputtering and dying. Could it be the fuel pump? Replaced fuel ...
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Battery draining whenever the headlights come on

My car (2001 Toyota Camry) drives fine as long as the headlights are not on. As soon as it gets dark and the automatic headlights come on the battery light comes on and my car dies. What's going on? I ...
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Dual Zone Climate Control Problem Toyota Camry

I recently (about a month back) replaced the evaporator core in my 2007 Toyota Camry. It has now developed a weird issue. Whenever I engage dual zone climate control, the rear passenger vents start ...
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2003 toyota camry engine problem?

So this happens since 2 months ago.. it has 123,000 miles on it. I normally wait until the engine arrow goes below 1( I am not an expert so my bad on wording). And it seems ok to drive. does not make ...
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Car makes rattling sound after shifting gears?

Recently after I got my alternator and battery replaced, I noticed that after a night or two whenever I tried to start my car (after engine turned on), I heard a rattling sound if i started shifting ...
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Camry vibrates when braking

Disclaimer 1 Before I begin explaining my issue, I want you to know that I am definitely planning on taking my car to the mechanic. I just want to know what I am getting myself into so I don't get ...
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What is causing my vehicle to make slight slips and harsh noise in Wet condition uphill starts?

I have a Toyota Camry 2002. The vehicle runs normally. But for the last few months, I am noticing my vehicle slips slightly and the tires make harsh sound with the road when I try to start from a ...
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99 Camry, suddenly started not accelerating

My 99 Camry V6 suddenly (like 10 minutes after a normal drive) started having issues accelerating. If i am in park i can rev it and is fine up to 5000 rpm, but in drive, it now hesitates to accelerate ...
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Does accelerometer log data in Toyota Camry?

After car accident (rear end hit) I need data of peak acceleration. Does accelerometer log data in Toyota Camry LE 2015? How to read?
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Car key got wet and is broken how do i start my car

My car key for my Toyota Camry was accidentally put through the washing machine and now no longer works. How can I fix this?
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1997 Toyota Camry won't start after using Multimeter to Test Starter Wire

I'll start with saying I realize I probably made a serious rookie mistake. I took apart the driver's side interior of the car for a learning experience. I got to the point where I removed the ...
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Toyota Camry 1996 - Axles failing every 5 to 6 years, is that expected?

We bought our 1996 Camry in 2000. A year later the axles started to fail so we replaced them in 2001. Then those failed and were replaced in 2006. Those then failed and were replaced in 2012. Now ...
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Instrument cluster malfunction

On a 2007 Camry why does the instrument panel work properly and suddenly goes haywire and all guages shut down but the car continues running fine. What's going on?
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Should a sealant be used, or not, when replacing a molded rubber valve cover gasket?

I did search for this, and there are some oblique references to the sealant, but the full answer has come up that I can find. The car is a 1998 Toyota Camry-XLE, 6 cylinder (1MZ-FE) engine with about ...
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2009 Camry I4 Intermittent Random Indicator Lights, Car Shutting Off

Two days ago I had the cruise control indicator come on randomly while driving. (I wrote it off to me accidentally pressing the button at the time). Yesterday evening the car idled rough on start ...
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replace passenger side engine mount camry 05 2.4 L

I am planning to replace passenger side motor mount in my 2005 Camry with 170K miles on it. I have craftsman floor jack and two jack stands. Do you thing it is DIY job to replace motor mount? Is it ...
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Toyota Navigation System Connector doesn't fit Pioneer receiver

I'm trying to replace my car stereo in my 2006 Toyota Camry XLE with navigation system. I had the default navigation system Denso DW468100-0150 and wanted CarPlay and Bluetooth, so I bought the ...
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Best practice for replacing fuel injector o-ring?

Never worked on fuel side o a car so have a few concerns: What's best way to relieve fuel pressure? After swapping o-rings, does a lubricant need to be added to the o-ring to prevent damage when ...
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P0430 (Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold) Toyota Camry 2005 V6

I have a 2005 Toyota Camry V6. The check engine light was on for while and I cleared it once using an OBD2 reader. It didn't come up for while. I used the .87 petrol and I thought that is what ...
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Did Not receive a recall notice for sticky dashboard. Will Toyota still fix it?

Did not receive a recall notice for sticky dashboard on my 2010 Toyota Camry. It was in husband`s name at that time. Will they still fix it?
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Does Toyota Camry LE support mounting of fog lights?

Toyota camry SE has standard fog lights integrated. LE edition has no standard fog lights. According to feature spreadsheet fog lights are not even optional in LE. But I saw video where guy ...
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Shared parts between 97 Toyota Camry and 97 Lexus ES300

I'm looking to source used parts to try a repair for my car, which is a 1997 Lexus ES300. This is mainly for self-learning as I'm not familiar with DIY car repairs. Since Camry components are far ...
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Exhaust Pipe Repair - Safety Question

I have a safety question regarding a sheared exhaust pipe repair I performed on my 2002 Toyota Camry. I did the following: -Cut up a steel can and fit it inside the two sheared ends of exhaust pipe. ...
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If my 99 Camry has H4 for low beams, and HB3 for high beams, should I expect the H4 high beam filaments to fire as well when on high beam?

Anyone out there know how the headlights work in an 99 Camry? I recently just replaced my low beams, as one was dead. This works fine now. However, in testing it, I discovered my high beams are not ...
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Strange vibration from steering wheel

it started about 2 days ago. When I accelerate, I feel a slight vibration under the steering wheel. When I let go of the gas pedal, the vibration gets stronger. It's not the steering wheel, feels like ...
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Does the 95 Toyota Camry have a single belt for alternator, ac, power steering and drive?

The auto shop has offered to replace my 95 Camry's AC belt and P/S belt. I replaced the 'serpentine' belt myself (it took about five minutes) and no matter what googling I do, I can't find evidence of ...
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Engine stoped working

I was driving my car to work today where it stopped working. It happened when I tried to drive it after I stopped for traffic light. Luckily some people helped me over to push it to the side road ...