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2013 Toyota RAV4 Transmission Problems and Repair Histories

2013 Toyota RAV4 repairs by problem area

Engine (7%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (17%)

Brakes and Traction Control (2%)

Suspension and Steering (2%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (22%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (43%)

Other (7%)

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2013 Toyota RAV4 4dr SUV

176-horsepower 2.5L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

1000 mi transmission failed;dealer installed new transmission 

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2013 Toyota RAV4 4dr SUV

176-horsepower 2.5L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

40300 mi Noise problem with the drivetrain that was acknowledged but never fixed by Toyota. 
33000 mi The dealer determined that the torque converter was making a humming noise and it was replaced. 
50000 mi replaced torque for second time and problem still exists. now dealer is suggesting to replace transmission. 
55000 mi Dealer replaced transmission and transmission cooler due to leaking cooler resulting in contaminated fluid entering and damaging transmission 
42000 mi The car was vibrating between 30-45 mph with little throttle. Vibration at low speeds. Dealer replaced torque converter. 

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2013 Toyota RAV4 Transmission Problems

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