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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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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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 ...
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Radiator fan doesnt work!

My Toyota camry altise 2003 automatic transmission car recently had a bad leak with the radiator and replaced it wth a brand new one.Now it drives pretty smooth but I noticed that the radiator fans ...
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Windshield weather stripping resecure

The weather stripping on my front windshield has detached along the roof. How can I resecure this? I have called around and no one will do this repair. They do full windshield replacement instead. ...
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07 Camry Engine slow RPM and excessive fuel consumption reading

I have 2007 Camry manual made in Australia for Arabic gulf. The engine sometimes go to 500 rpm and suddenly stops. Or it also goes to 1500 rpm and doesn't return to 1000 rpm (which is the normal as ...
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Do I need to align my tires after replacing the struts?

I just replaced all 4 struts in my 2002 Camry. I'm about to put the tires back on, but am I good to drive off or do I need to do alignment first? I know how to check my front toe if my rear wheels are ...
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Camry 2004 , Engine Cranking but not starting!

I have Camry 2004 it's not starting but the engine is cranking. The technician told me that the problem is from the computer of the car. Is this true? By the way, I faced the same issue 2 years ago ...
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Toyota stalls when AC is turned on

When I start my 2008 Toyota Camry in the morning, I hear a clicking sound coming from under the hood and it seems to be on the drivers side. (This has been going on for approx. 3 months). Now when I ...
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Rough/loud knocking and different noise when accelerated

I have a 1999 Toyota Camry with 193,000 miles on it. When I was driving a few days ago, the battery light came on and the engine died at a red light. It started right back up, so I didn't think ...
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Should I replace my bushings and brackets with my stabilizer links?

I have a Toyota Camry ACV40, and during a regular service, I was told to replace the front stabilizer links and bushings. Looking at the diagrams, I saw there are two clips that are related, I'm ...
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Brakes fully applied with a light pedal press

I have a 2007 Toyota Camry. When I start the car after it has completely cooled down, the brakes are applied completely even with a light press of the pedal and the car comes to a sudden stop. After ...
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P2118 Motor Current Range/Performance

We were trying to solve an issue with the taillight on our 2004 Toyota Camry when we saw the check engine light come on. I checked the code and it was P2118. A little backstory: when checking the ...
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Engine died in Camry Altise [closed]

My mum was driving her Camry and the engine just stopped. She had to get it towed to a mechanic and they said she needs a new engine but they don't know why hers died. Does anyone know what could ...
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2002 Camry Sludge issues

2002 Camry drives well with 150k on the original engine. Its my daughters car and she is due to make a big trip so I am giving it the dad DIY once over. Found a very clogged PCV, and when I removed ...
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Need to read OBD-II steering angle PID on 2009 Toyota Camry [duplicate]

My graduation project is about developing the car side mirror. And for that purpose I need some data from my 2009 Toyota Camry. I have searched for the PID's (parameter ID's) for some sensors, but I ...
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2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5L SFI DOHC 4cyl missing sensor connector

https://kodieh40.imgur.com/ I pulled the sensor to see if it had any identifying marks. It does, E 5 NA8. But that didn't bring anything up for me. The car is throwing P0013 which is P0013 - "B" ...
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2006 camry- doors lock themselves

the doors started locking themselves whether or not the key is in ignition turned off or key is in my pocket. i have never had a fob with car. did it pretty regularly until i took it to dealer where ...
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High pitched sound coming from car when heat is on

Dont know whats happening with my car. Every time I turn the heat on I hear slight rattling sound coming from my car. When AC is on then its less noticeable but with heat its quite loud. Btw its a ...
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Checking Transmission Fluid Condition

I have read a lot about transmission fluids, what good ATF looks like, and when to change it. But, I still have trouble defining the deterioration level of transmission fluid I extracted from my 2008 ...
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Effects of the flywheel having broken teeth, Toyota Camry

It seems like my car no longer moves as quickly or as easily when it is in 3rd gear. I suspect the flywheel, hence the question: What does the flywheel effect if it has missing teeth? I have done a ...
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Can hooking up jumper cables incorrectly cause one to have to replace the throttle body?

Can hooking up jumper cables incorrectly cause one to have to replace the throttlebody? I own a 2007 Toyota Camry XLe (6-cylinder) and accidentally hooked battery cables up to the wrong post. The ...
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unable to open 97 Camry door

97 Camry exterior door handle replacement has been difficult and forced me to use the rods to open close / lock door: This morning I was able to open the door by reaching around and pushing down on ...
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Seeking tips to install replacement Camry door handle: rod insertion

I'm attempting to replace a 98 Camry door handle. I'm able to clip the cylinder lock's plastic clip to the corresponding rod. Now I am seeking tips / tricks to insert terminals of door handle's ...
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Can hooking up battery cables incorrectly ruin the throttle body in a 2007 Toyota XLE V6 [closed]

Can hooking up jumper cables incorrectly on a 2007 Toyota Camry XLe V6 affect the throttle body? After I did my car would not go over 25 mph. My mechanic put it on the tester for the code and told me ...
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I have a 97 toyota camry, I turn the key over everything works fine except it just clicks?

Can anyone tell me why my 1997 Toyota Camry is acting up? I'll turn the key over and it just clicks. My vents, lights, etc all work. We even tried jumping it and nothing...it just clicks. Worked ...
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Womp womp sound coming from rear

On my 2011 Toyota Camry, there was a womp womp sound coming from the rear, associated with some shaking of the car. It does it when you take off, slow down or cruise on the highway. First I put two ...
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How long it take for car engine to heat up to a normal range ? 2005 Toyota Camry 2.4L L4 FI DOHC 16V

I recently bought a used 2005 Camry with 157k miles on it. What I notice is that the thermostat gauge stays in the middle even while the car is running at 70mph. Today I noticed that it takes 3 ...
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2000 Toyota Camry LE window fails to roll up, but only when it's really hot

The car is a 2000 Toyota Camry LE, 149,000 miles (give or take a few hundred) on the clock. 2.2l I4 Engine (5S-FE). Yesterday the passenger side front window went down (power windows), but would not ...
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Looking at buying a 1997 Toyota Camry XLE V6 with dark colored ATF, mistake?

I am looking at buying a 1997 Toyota Camry with 179,000 miles on the clock. The car is a V6 with an automatic transmission. Positive points about the car: Frame is immaculate (car spent several years ...
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What does the ECT button on a 94 Camry do? [duplicate]

On a Toyota Camry XLE sedan, V6, there is a button labeled "ECT". What does it do?
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Toyota camry 1997 electrical short in Dashboard

Hello I'm having the same exact problem the other guy is having with his BMW. I have a 1997 Toyota Camry, I recently had a new engine installed because the old one threw a rod. I go get my car from ...
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Pressing brake makes a fast clicking sound and the brake pedal jumps

I have 1999 camry. Just replaced bearing and axle. Now when pressing brake it makes a fast clicking sound and the brake pedal jumps. What would cause this????
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Integrity of plastic welding for car rear bumper

I have a 2010 Toyota Camry and I was involved in a minor bumper crash last week where the one of the tab that holds the bumper to the car broke off. I went to two body shops and body shop A told me ...
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Are generic steel rims bad for car/tires?

I was looking into buying a set of steel rims for my '97 Camry (for winter tires). I was talking to a guy, who worked at an auto shop, who said generic steel rims aren't exactly good for cars (...
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Testing and diagnosis for hissing sound only in forward gears 2000 Toyota Camry-LE

I have a 2000 Toyota Camry LE, with 147,000 miles on it. At present, when sitting at idle with the transmission in park, neutral, or reverse, there is no noise, everything sounds normal. When the ...
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96 toyota camry cranks but wont start

My boyfriend was trying to get his fans to work. Decided to watch a youtube video and did what the guy said to. I don't know exactly but it consisted of touching wires to the wires on the harness. ...
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1999 Toyota Camry Transmission issue

I have a 1999 Toyota Camry. Bought it from dealership a year and 3 months ago. I went from 150,000 to 170,000 miles on the Odometer. Overtime the car started to shift rough (automatic vehicle). I ...
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Gauging tight parking spots

So that I don't keep dinging or putting scratches my front bumper, what is the best way to gauge tight parking spaces ? Say, if a parking spot is walled in three directions and you are pulling in ...
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Car dies while driving

My 2007 Toyota Camry dies out while driving. 76000 mi well kept. New battery sensors and coils. No pattern. Stops I turn it off and in a few minutes it goes again. All dash warning lights come on. ...
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2003 Toyota Camry dirt guard panels under car front, are they really necessary?

On a 2003 Camry, there are two plastic/fiber material panels that are mounted long-wise on the left and right side from the front under the bumper. They appear to be dirt/rock shields under the engine....
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Needs alignment or brakes? [duplicate]

I've noticed my Toyota Camry shimming a bit when coming to stop when braking hard.My husband seems to think it's an alignment issue .Could it be the brakes?
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1989 toyota camry revving to 4-5k in park and neutral

My mom's Toyota Camry revs as high as 4500rpms in both park and neutral and stays that high until put in a different gear any ideas would be much appreciated
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Found small debris in used oil

After I changed the oil on a 2007 Toyota Camry I found debris in the bottom of the used oil container. I used a magnet to test and found the debris to be non-metal. Considering the car age is this ...
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Specifics about changing a brake caliper on 2000 Toyota Camry

I went to change the brake fluid in my 2000 Toyota Camry and when I tried to unscrew the bleeder nipple on a front caliper it broke in half rather than unscrewed. So, I need to replace the caliper ...
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What is a safe procedure for replacing a fuel filter on a 2000 Toyota Camry?

I bought this 2000 Toyota Camry from some very nice folks who cannot even spell "maintenance". So I need to replace the fuel filter as no one knows when it was last done. What I would love to know is ...