Toyota says 270,000 vehicles have faulty engines
Toyota Motor Corp. said Thursday about 270,000 cars sold worldwide -- including luxury Lexus sedans -- have potentially faulty engines, the latest quality lapse to hit the automaker following massive global recalls of top-selling models. Japan's top-selling daily Yomiuri said in its evening edition that Toyota w... 7 Jul 2010 23:26
Toyotas Chief Test Driver Dies in Crash in Germany. BMW occupants lived.
On Sun, 27 Jun 2010 02:40:44 -0400, Batpher Stol wrote: On Sat, 26 Jun 2010 18:46:16 -0700 (PDT), john <johngdole(a)hotmail.com> wrote: Toyotas chief test driver, Hiromu Naruse, died in a head-on collision on Wednesday in Germany, the newspaper Rhein-Zeitung reports. The story was picked up by A... 27 Jun 2010 11:45
Toyota�s Chief Test Driver Dies in Crash in German y. BMW occupants lived.
john <johngdole(a)hotmail.com> wrote in news:1884b71c-5875-4a8e-a7e4-5d99916614ff(a)e12g2000prh.googlegroups.com: Toyota's chief test driver, Hiromu Naruse, died in a head-on collision on Wednesday in Germany, the newspaper Rhein-Zeitung reports. The story was picked up by Autoblog. A Toyota spokesman, Wad... 26 Jun 2010 22:52
Toyota’s Chief Test Driver Dies in Crash in Germany. BMW occupants lived.
Toyotas chief test driver, Hiromu Naruse, died in a head-on collision on Wednesday in Germany, the newspaper Rhein-Zeitung reports. The story was picked up by Autoblog. A Toyota spokesman, Wade Hoyt, confirmed that Mr. Naruse, 67, had been killed in the crash. According to Rhein-Zeitung, the accident happened ... 30 Jun 2010 16:33
Toyota recalling, halting sales of Lexus HS250h in US
Toyota Motor Co is recalling and temporarily halting sales of its 2010 Lexus HS250h gasoline-electric hybrid due to a potential fuel leak problem, the company said on Friday. In a letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Toyota said the recall and stop-sale order affected approximately 17,00... 26 Jun 2010 22:52
Accelerator Pedal Replacement
2008 Avalon---Went through the whole throttle system recall in bit March. One thing I noticed right away was that the force required to push on (and hold) the accelerator pedal increased noticeably in the 65-80 mph speed range. Found on a couple of subsequent long trips (more than a 1000 miles) that holding th... 28 Jun 2010 11:46
95 camry won't start in hot
Hi, My 95 camry works well in cold start no issues. But after driving for a few miles and stop. try to restart it won't. It cranks good. after sitting for about an hour it will start normal. Back ground: It was getting over heated after driving for 30 miles. antifreeze collected full in resorvoir. Mechani... 16 Jun 2010 17:46
Mysterious "slide whistle" sound in '02 Camry
Yep, we have a V6 '02 Camry, and every once in a while we hear a sound like a slide whistle. The tone is ascending. We hear this in the cabin, and it doesn't sound like it is coming from anywhere in particular. We only hear it if the AC or the fan is on, but it doesn't sound mechanical, not like a belt or somethi... 14 Jun 2010 00:53
How to repair oil leak for a Camry 95 4 cylinder
Hi, My Camry 95, 4 cylinder developed oil leak problem recently. The oil leak makes the driveway terrible. I find it comes from the driver side engine frontend, see two photos with below links. I have check my repair manul, still not sure what is the cause. What is the wired plug? Is it the problem. I have ch... 19 Jun 2010 09:08
Avalon Automatic AC/Heat fan control suddenly stopped working.
My 1999 Toyota Avalon automatic AC/Heat fan control suddenly stopped working. It still blows cold but in what seems to be the low fan speed only. Tried both Automatic and Manual. Makes no difference. Blows only at the one low speed. Any suggestions on where to look and how to diagnosis? ... 5 Jun 2010 08:11