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1999 Toyota Camry Repair Histories

149 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 1999 Toyota Camry. 48 of these members (32.2%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 124 repairs to 1999 Toyota Camrys--an average of 0.8 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 1999 Toyota Camry repairs by problem area

Chart based on 124 repairs.

1999 Toyota Camry repair cost distribution

Chart based on 73 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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1999 Toyota Camry

Engine not specified

Toyota in Minnesota, United States
Jun 2008 - Mar 2010
Jul 2008 US $600 Timing belt blew on the highway. Had them replace the water pump while they were at it. 

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1999 Toyota Camry 4-door

6-cylinder manual 2WD

Toyota in New York, United States
Nov 2008 - Jul 2009
Jul 2009 US $200 Hole in exhaust patched. 
Toyota in Iowa, United States
Jan 2008 - Jun 2014
Jul 2008 US $80 Rear bushing worn out - replaced to reduce interior noise (rattles) and improve ride. 
Sep 2010   The blower motor resistor failed - so the fan would only run on "HIGH" - replacement of resistor corrected the problem. Resistor appeared to be rusted from AC moisture. 
Feb 2012   Replaced driver side rear window motor/mechanism - internal parts were broken that made the window loose (it still worked but would move around when open). 
Sep 2012   Passenger side rear window mechanism failed. Replaced with new part from Toyota. Have replaced both mechanisms for the rear windows in the last year...repair shop said the new part is more robust than the OEM, so it should last. 
May 2013   TPS bad - shown by error codes, check engine light on. Car not really drivable once the TPS went bad (lurching & bucking). Replaced TPS - issue fixed. 

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1999 Toyota Camry 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

Toyota in Ohio, United States
Jan 2008 - May 2008
May 2008 US $450 Also, EGR (exhaust gas recirculation) valve replaced. Charcoal canister replaced (including sensor that is built on to new unit) - couldn't determine if it has a leak or a bad sensor, but cannot order sensor separately anyway. 

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1999 Toyota Camry 4-door

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

Toyota in Oklahoma, United States
May 2009 - Jun 2014
Jun 2009   feels like tires badly out of balance, also drivers side front looked low (which it often does and when I or the shop check it- it is normally fine or actually OVER inflated). Shop "said" they checked the air and re-balanced all 4 wheels. Yeah right.  
Jul 2010 US $190 replaced PCV? valve. unable to reset check engine light. code still reads same problem, drives fine. May take to another mechanic later. 
May 2012   Plus transmission solenoid code, replaced it. Car has always run great even with codes. Brakes put on backwards, squeak. 
May 2013   every 3rd try she would start, thought it was the battery I just bought (<18mos ago). Battery tested fine. parts store clerk said probably starter. I said no way this is a camry, gotta b a fuse. got home wouldn start at all. it was starter. 
Jan 2014   Replaced brake light switch 
Toyota in California, United States
Feb 2008 - Mar 2011
Nov 2008   The rear brake pad was misaligned and it was corrected. 
Toyota in New Mexico, United States
Jan 2008 - Jun 2014
Jun 2008 US $1200 Needed new struts. Old ones were just worn out after 9 yrs, 120 K miles. 
Feb 2010   Replace oxygen sensor 
Mar 2010   Noted excessive brake dust, brakes worn unevenly, needed pads, machined rotors. 
Aug 2010   Corrosion in master cylinder caused brake calipers to not release until brakes got hot. O2 sensor replacement 
Oct 2010   Master cylinder replacement in September had a seal leak. Repair shop replaced (under warranty) master cylinder at no cost. 
Jun 2011   Air Conditioning/heater blower motor stopped functioning. Unit replaced. 
Sep 2011   Rear window regulator failure. Parts ordered, but not repaired until a week later. 
Jan 2012   Alternator replacement, battery cable replacement. 
Mar 2012   Bad wire (overheated) on blower motor for heat/ac blower motor. 
Nov 2013   Timing belt broke, needed replacement. 
Apr 2014   Cracked radiator. Replaced the radiator. Leaky head gasket. Replaced. 
May 2014   Blower motor replacement. 
Jun 2014   Charcoal canister on EVAP system replacement 
Toyota in Connecticut, United States
Oct 2008 - Jun 2011
Nov 2008 US $150 Water pump siezed taking out timing belt. Completely disabled vehicle No Warning. 87k After tow did work myself changed water pump,timing belt tensioner and idler pulley. Accessory belts and cooling flush. Repair Successful. Was going to do belt @ 90k 
Nov 2009   Heard Exhaust leak under car. Leak at failed Flex Coupling. Replaced with repair pipe made for this problem, purchased online for $70. Checked Motor Mounts all OK  Heard thump/clunk under rear of car while driving over bumps. Bad rear stabilizer bushings. Easy repair $10. Checked front stabil. bushings all OK Heater blower/fan only operates at high speed,no response on other speeds. Bad Blower Motor Resistor Pack. $15. located pass side under dash against fire wall left side.  
Dec 2009   Took 20 Min to fill Gas Tank. Gas pump kept clicking off every 10 seconds at 4 different gas stations. Read online about breather hose clogging with spider webs and such. Hose located under car by fuel tank. Just blew it out wth air hose Problem Solved. 
Toyota in Maryland, United States
Jan 2008 - Mar 2010
Feb 2008 US $1613 Warped head, leaking gasket. 
Sep 2008   Replaced EGR control. 
Toyota in Ontario, Canada
Jan 2008 - Mar 2011
Jun 2008 C $1200 starter motor replacement, alternator replacement 
Sep 2008   Replace resonator exhaust pipe. 
Oct 2010   Replaced the valve that directs gas vapour from the gas tank to the engine for burning. 

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