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2013 Toyota Corolla repairs by problem area

Engine (27%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (0%)

Brakes and Traction Control (18%)

Suspension and Steering (0%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (27%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (18%)

Other (9%)

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2013 Toyota Corolla 4dr Sedan

132-horsepower 1.8L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

Toyota Corolla in Florida, United States
Jul 2015 - Dec 2016
Aug 2016

19000 mi

US $20
Noticed that one of the map light covers was out of place, took it off and noticed that the plastic clip broke off not allowing it to clip in anymore. The second cover looked fine but when pressed on it, fell off. Covers were replaced 
Toyota Corolla in California, United States
Oct 2015 - Dec 2016
Sep 2015

50610 mi

US $126
Car would suddenly no longer start, within 2 hours of still working and starting properly. Called AAA. They diagnosed that one cell in the battery failed and exchanged battery. 
Nov 2016

62000 mi

US $75
Heat shield below engine was partly loose and caused rattle. 
Toyota Corolla in California, United States
Dec 2012 - Dec 2016
Dec 2014

22000 mi
CD player intermittently fails to read discs. Dealer checked but could not reproduce. 
Feb 2016

36000 mi

US $249
Front brakes were grinding, replaced them. 
Sep 2016

45000 mi

US $650
Brakes were worn and squeaking, replaced them. 
Toyota Corolla in Kentucky, United States
Jan 2013 - May 2015
Apr 2014

24000 mi
Knocking noise coming from the engine at low idle once engine is warmed. Cause not found. Was told to bring back if it got worse. 
Toyota Corolla in Georgia, United States
Feb 2013 - Dec 2016
Mar 2014

9000 mi
motor for the windshield washer system failed 
Dec 2014

13000 mi
fake chrome coating on door handles pealing 
Jul 2015

17700 mi

US $33
Windshield washer spray failed. 1 to 2 splitter valve for washer fluid to windshield failed. Could only get a replacement from Toyota. Small plastic T was $25. Seriously? 
Toyota Corolla in United Arab Emirates
Feb 2013 - Jul 2015
Sep 2013

20460 mi
Dealer said it needed new fuel injectors because it was not starting at the very first turn of the key. It hesitated often. 

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2013 Toyota Corolla Repair Histories

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