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Crashes / Fires:
0 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
135,000 miles

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2001 Toyota Camry engine problems

engine problem

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2001 Toyota Camry Owner Comments

problem #2

May 162013

Camry 4-cyl

  • 160,000 miles


The contact owns a 2001 Toyota Camry. The contact stated that while driving 45 mph, the vehicle stalled without warning as smoke emerged from the engine. The vehicle then caught on fire from under the hood. The fire was contained by the fire department and a police report was filed. There were no injuries. The manufacturer was not notified. The vehicle was not inspected for the cause of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 160,000.

- Miami Beach , FL, USA

problem #1

Dec 312012


  • 110,000 miles
The contact owns a 2001 Toyota Camry. The contact stated that while driving 25 mph, the vehicle suddenly lost acceleration power. Upon inspection it was found that the spark plug had become detached from the socket. The vehicle was towed to the dealer where it was determined that the spark plug socket failed. The vehicle was scheduled for repairs. The manufacturer was contacted about the failure. The failure mileage was 110,000.

- Fullerton, CA, USA

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