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Sedan produced by the Toyota Corporation from 1966 to present.

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I drove on a dirt road rougher than my car was designed for

I have a 2007 Toyota Corolla, and following my GPS, I foolishly drove onto an extremely rough dirt road. There was no way out other than to keep going. My car was flopping all over the place and ...
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Cabin Air Filter door on a 2011 Corolla [duplicate]

I bought a 2011 Corolla and found out the cabin filter door is missing. Would not having it on cause very little air to come out of the floor, dash and defrost outlets?
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2009 Corolla LE 1.8L emission monitors not ready

I live in southern California and over a month ago had the car battery replaced. I did some normal driving (275 miles) before the smog check. The smog check report states that the O2S and the CAT ...
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2011 Corolla fan running but no air coming out

I have a 2011 Toyota Corolla that the fan seems to be running full blast and air barely comes out of the defrost, front dash and floor vents. Just a little comes out of defrost and none out of the ...
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Do Check Engine Light Codes get Stored in ECM if the check Engine Light turns off on it's own?

I have a 2010 corolla with 166k miles on it. I have never had any major issues with the car. This past Saturday I drove about 300 miles and just as I was about to get home I got 3 lights that turned ...
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My Toyota Corolla 2009 Le 1.8l fuel consumption too high

I run my car in normal use in highway and no traffic I spend $20 full tank 90 miles I replace my tires,spark plugs Oem ,Transmission fluid with filter,Engine oil with filter,Thermostat,antifreeze,Air ...
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Upstream O2 sensor stays at 0.4V

To test the upstream O2 sensor on a 2011 Toyota Corolla, I backprobed it with a multimeter. After I idled the engine for a few minutes to warm it up, the multimeter shows a steady voltage of 0.4V. But ...
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My car battery light is on

I have a 2010 Toyota Corolla S. Today, after driving around for 15 minutes, when I parked, my battery light came on. I took it to Autozone. After checking my battery and the changing system they said, ...
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Replacing leaking AC condenser and reciever dryer after 6 years of no refrigerant at all. Do I replace all PAG oil?

I'm in a unique enough situation that I don't think I can trust my research completely. My AC condenser in my 2000 Corolla was dented 6 years ago and consequently all the refrigerant leaked out slowly....
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Troubleshooting low engine power uphills

my 02 Corolla (230k miles) has low power, especially uphills. I did a vacuum test and fuel pressure test, as I was suspecting a clogged exhaust or a faulty fuel pump. Both readings are normal, ...
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Weird Problem! Need to turn steering wheel to crank start the car

I have a 1997 Toyota Corolla It started to have starting problem a few weeks ago. If I didn't drive my car for 1 or 2, the car won't start. The only way to start the car is to turn the steering wheel ...
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2008 toyota corolla overheating and heater not working

My corolla temp will gradually go up while driving and then come back down on its own while driving. The heater is not working. Blowing cold air. We have replaced the water pump, thermostat, and ...
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O2 Sensor Bad Voltage Reading? 2013 Toyota Corolla

I'm Looking at the o2 sensor data for my 2013 Corolla and don't know if B1S2 is bad or not. I've heard that o2 sensors in general should oscillate between 0 and 1 V but I've also heard that for newer ...
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i need to pull crankshaft timing gear on 1996 toyota 1.6 engine

I need to put in front crankshaft seal on 1996 Toyota corolla I have to pull the timing belt gear off the crankshaft to do so I have searched everywhere and haven't found a answer any help would be ...
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Intermittent A/C 1994 Toyota Corolla

Symptoms Refrigerant is not low. I repeat - refrigerant is not low. A/C is not "freezing" up. A/C works every morning. Turn off A/C or stop and get gas after engine is running for 5 minutes and hit ...
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Grey buildup in engine block

Car: Toyota Corolla 2002 Engine: 1zzfe 235000mi Hello, I removed my cylinder head to do a piston job and noticed some grey buildup on the outer wall of the combustion chambers (see picture). It’s the ...
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oil leaks from the breather of toyota corolla 2004

I have a corolla 2004 with 380000km on the counter, recently I've observed a small oil leakage in the breather part ( near the air filter), and a ''clicking'' noise somewhere in the engine. please ...
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2016 Toyota Corolla L Keyless Entry / Remote lock unlock

I just purchased a 2016 Corolla L. Love the car! I recently had a remote start/keyless entry system installed. (it's the scytek a4.2w - linked here) The issue is that I cannot figure out how to get ...
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Diagnosing P0171 2007 Toyota Corolla

First time poster trying to get into cars. So my 2007 Toyota Corolla (with around 89k miles) has a Check engine light that reads error code P0171 (System too lean Bank 1). I was looking that up and ...
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Engine leaning more after refueling?

Corolla with intermittent code saying System Too Lean (Bank 1) P0171 after refueling. First i noticed that there is slightly stronger fumes when i refuel then the code will illuminate ( Code not ...
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Lowest Fuel trims achieved only in the 1200-1500 RPM range?

This car still driving me crazy. I wrote here before about getting the code P0171 and some suggested a vacuum or exhaust leak. I sprayed some flammable connector cleaner around the intake manifold, ...
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Corolla idle fluctuation and noise

This is a 2009 1.8 Corolla with 150k km on the 2ZR-FE engine. At idle RPM's cycle up and down by one or two hundred RPM and there is a gasping or rotational noise from the right hand (belt) side of ...
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Replaced car door speaker, question about connecting the wires

I had to cut the wires and connect the copper strands together, I basically just twisted it together and put electrical tape to hold it. My question is that I cut some of the copper strands of wire ...
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Difficulty removing car radiator in 2001 manual 1.4l petrol Toyota Corolla

I'm trying to remove the radiator from my 2001 Toyota Corolla in order to provide access to the lower radiator hose (which is to be replaced). At present, the radiator readily rocks forwards and ...
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Toyota Corolla metal clanking sound after driving

I noticed a metal clanking sound after driving my car not sure what’s causing it. I don’t see any leak or anything under and I can’t hear it inside the car or while driving. I began to noticed it ...
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'04 Corolla won't start sometimes

I drive a manual stick shift and car's engine sometimes dies. When this happens and I make the first attempt to restart the engine, it won't. It does start after I make sure to turn off radio and air ...
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Corolla 2008 Replacement Key (program transponder chip)

Thanks for reading my post. I have 2008 Corolla ascent zre152r HATCHBACK automatic having a master key with a single dot on it. Recently, I bought a blank single dot transponder key from eBay. Now, I'...
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Suspected suction control valve issue, car also hard to start

I drive a Toyota Corolla with a 1AD-FTV engine. This car has become progressively harder to start over the years. Even at 10°C it might take two tries. It still starts without too much trouble, if you ...
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Does a 2015 (11th generation) Toyota Corolla accept a cartridge-type block heater?

I bought a this cartridge-style block heater which lists it as compatible with my 11th generation 2015 Corolla. However I cannot see the insertion slot that is visible in this video for the 10th ...
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Is this Purge valve ticking sound normal? Youtube video

It is 2001 Corolla 1.8 engine. I'm still in the process of diagnosing an intermittent P0171 code. I posted a video in other post and user Carguy was very helpful and he mentioned that this ticking ...
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What does the fluctuating needle means in this vacuum test? Video uploaded to youtube

I would appreciate any opinions on this vacuum test. Car is corolla 2001 1.8 engine with the code p0171. While the needle is in the normal green range, it fluctuates rapidly with very small movement. ...
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Tazz 2e oil leak coming from

I have a Toyota Tazz 2e engine that has oil leaking what appears to be I thought was the rear main seal, but now notice form the top below intake and above water pipes above bell housing joining the ...
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Corolla 2001 engine 1ZZ-FE with P0171 code

I bought this car about three months ago with 180K on it and tested for codes after taking for drive test with no problems. I drove it for about 200 miles after purchase no problems except not so ...
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What's everything I should replace/maintain while changing the clutch? [duplicate]

I've got a 2007 Corolla with what seems to be a bad pilot bearing. I know changing the clutch isn't a trivial job, so I'm going to do whatever else I can do w/ the gearbox removed. I just ordered this ...
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Running engine without ignition condenser/capacitor

tl;dr: Is the capacitor inside a 97 Corolla's distributor important? A few months ago my 97 Corolla wouldn't start. After some investigating we found what looked to me like a bad capacitor (plastic ...
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When should I change my car's oil?

I had my Toyota Corolla 2013's maintenance light starting to flash when I turn on my car. Probably due to an automatic maintenance schedule or oil change. I had my car's oil changed Jun 1, 2018 with ...
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Toyota Corolla 2011 Model Auto Transmission RPM / Accelerating problem

I have Toyota Corolla 2011 model. When i accelerate the car from 35 to 60 KPH, the RPM increase a sudden and remains 2000 and above (it's not normal as before) but car doesn't accelerate. When i ...
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Toyota Corolla 2011 not accelerating when on 60mph or above

I recently bought a toyota corolla 2011 s from a local dealer with 80,000 miles on it. In my test drive everything seemed normal and was satisfied with the deal. But on a recent trip when i actually ...
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Car jerks intermittently - Corolla 2007

A month ago, after driving for 2 hours, my car suddenly started jerking on the highway. By the time I pulled over, the car died and everything turned off. I was able to start the car again and exit ...
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Can I shift the AT gear while on handbrake without using the brake pedal?

Probably I will seem a bit silly, but still. I have Toyota Corolla 2006 with automatic transmission. Today, after the ride, I was curious to see how the motor behaves on different gears. Car was ...
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2016 Toyota Corolla A/C not working

I just purchased a 2016 Corolla (15000 miles) in Feb 2020. Went to turn on the A/C and hot air comes out. Took it back to the dealer (which was a Nissan dealer) and they did a few tests and ...
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2009 Toyota Corolla difficulty starting after sitting over 30 minutes engine warm

Starter motor runs for 3 seconds or more after 2009 toyota corolla has been sitting 30 minutes or more and engine is still warm. If engine is cold it starts fine. If engine is warm but only sitting ...
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Slow acceleration is working, but rapid acceleration is not

When I press the accelerator pedal slowly, the car normally accelerates, it does this in a good way, no lack power. If I press the accelerator pedal all the way to the maximum in one rapid movement, ...
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Is the 16,000 km oil change interval for the 2016 Corolla correct?

I recently bought a 2016 Toyota Corolla and the service schedule the dealer has provided has the first oil change at 16,000 km. Given that I did oil changes on my previous vehicle at 5,000 km, I find ...
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2004 Toyota Corolla - Brake Pedal Pressue

The other day, I had been driving for about an hour and whilst stopped at some traffic lights, I pumped the brake pedal about 15-20 times, out of boredom. I then noticed that the pedal become very ...
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Mother in law damaged new car

My mother in law drove over a center divider in her brand new corolla (which we bought her 🙄) The only damage I can see is this area of the undercarriage, under the driver seat. Being a new vehicle, ...
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Will my car pass emissions if all monitors pass scanner except EVAP monitor

I had toyota remove a P code off my 2010 1.8L corolla after a repair. I need to pass emissions in Arizona in the next 2 weeks. I went to AZ and they let me borrow the scanner so I plugged it and ALl ...
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2003 Toyota Corolla - Cyl Misfire + Lean Mix after month long storage. Possible causes?

I've not been driving my 2003 Toyota Corolla since we were ordered to shelter. Today, I turned it over and found it rough idling. ECU faults show as follow: which reads: Current Fault: P0303 - ...
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06 Toyota Corolla No Brakes

I have a 2006 Toyota Corolla with 132k miles. Just replaced the front brakes rotors and pads yesterday. Afterward, I manually pumped them up before starting the vehicle; however, upon starting my ...
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My Toyota Corolla 2007 vibrates when idling, stopping at a stop sign. No issue when car is running

My Toyota Corolla 2007 CE, vibrates when idling or when stopped. The vibration goes away when the car is running. The vibration is coming from the engine. What could be the issue? I recently changed ...

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