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2007 Toyota RAV4 transmission repair cost distribution

Chart based on 8 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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2007 Toyota RAV4 4dr SUV

269-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

56000 mi Replaced mounting bushings to repair transmission gear whine. Parts replaced, but whine still there. New transmission on backorder. 
58000 mi Installed rebuilt transmission to correct gear whine. 

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2007 Toyota RAV4 4dr SUV

269-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic AWD

77500 mi Transmission suffered from a known issue, generating a loud whine. A TSB was issued for this problem, so I asked them to replace the transmission as the TSB recommends. 
54000 mi rear seals 
58000 mi pinion seal 
143220 mi gear noise from rear of rav4, electromagnetic coupler. cost of repair will be $1200. have not done repair toyota may have a special warranty still waiting for response from toyota. 
149420 mi the rear coupler was replaced under warranty 
45260 mi Leaking transfer case seal Leaking transfer case again 
45260 mi Transfer case leak cause by broken transmission shaft. New transmission was installed. 
48000 mi

US $360
had a warning light on my dash come on intermitently. Had something to do with my 4wd 
65000 mi Transaxle Whine Noise; step 1 did not fix the whine so step 2 (transmission replacement) will need to be done 
67000 mi Front differential leak; the plug was replaced 
53720 mi Left rear boot was twisted, starting to make noise. Replaced the whole unit under warranty. 
85560 mi

C $1600
I had a leak in the rear axle and also had to replace the water pump. 
26000 mi jan 2008 transmission was replaced,dec 2008 transmission was replaced again,june 2009 transmission was again replaced.due to input shaft failure,all was repaired under warranty.milage-8208,19192,25000, 
47700 mi transmission had to be replaced---for the fourth time since since(june 2007) toyota replaced my 2007 i bought in april 2007  

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2007 Toyota RAV4 4dr SUV

166-horsepower 2.4L I4 4-speed automatic AWD

111000 mi replaced driveshaft to rear wheels - failed 

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2007 Toyota RAV4 Transmission Problems

211 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2007 Toyota RAV4. 10 of these members (4.7%) have reported transmission repairs for their car. A total of 18 transmission repairs to 2007 Toyota RAV4s--an average of 0.1 per vehicle--have been reported.

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