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Toyota Sienna Electrical and AC Problems and Repair Histories

1313 TrueDelta members own a 2000 or newer Toyota Sienna. 269 of these members (20.5%) have reported electrical and air conditioning repairs for their car. A total of 331 electrical and air conditioning repairs to Toyota Siennas--an average of 0.3 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page for more details. To see how frequently Toyota Sienna problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Want to read about specific problems behind these stats? Jump to the Toyota Sienna problem descriptions below.

Don't infer Toyota Sienna problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

Percentage of Toyota Sienna repairs by problem area

21% of the Toyota Sienna repairs were to the engine, 4% to the transmission, 12% to the brakes, 14% to the suspension, 26% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, 9% to the body and trim, and 13% to other areas of the vehicle.

Chart based on 1255 repairs.

Toyota Sienna electrical and air conditioning repair cost distribution

Of the Toyota Sienna electrical and air conditioning repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 27% cost less than $100, 35% between $100 and $499, 23% between $500 and $999, 14% between $1000 and $2499, and 0% more than $2500.

Chart based on 202 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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Repair costs are in local units.

2007 Toyota Sienna 4dr Minivan, ext.

266-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

Toyota Sienna in Delaware, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2007 0    
3000 0 Day time running lights were not activated on delivery. We had to take it to a local dealer to have them activated. 
 
Toyota Sienna in Florida, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jun 2007 0    
1000 0 Navigation system takes you couple hundred feet away from your destination 
2000 0 Navigation system takes you couple hundred feet away from your destination. 
 

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2006 Toyota Sienna 4dr Minivan, ext.

215-horsepower 3.3L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

Toyota Sienna in Virginia, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Dec 2006 12000    
23000 0 Air bag light flashing 
28000 0 Airbag light flashing. Replaced front passenger wiring harness and front passenger seat. 
86000  

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2005 Toyota Sienna 4dr Minivan, ext.

230-horsepower 3.3L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

Toyota Sienna in North Carolina, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Sep 2005 5000    
32000 0 Had issue with vehicle "knocking" when at low rpms going up slight inclines. There was a TSB on the issue that resulted in a computer "upgrade" and the brake accuator being replaced. I was told it was a $2400 part that is part of the laser guided cruise 
34000 0 There was a noise coming from the fan back behind the glove box whenever the fan was at a low setting. Dealer ordered new fan and replaced at a follow-up visit. Fan replaced. 
39000 0 Ticking/clicking noise was coming from behind drivers side dash. Was actually in the shop a few different times for them to figure out the problem, but finally fixed it after ordering an A/C Servo and replacing it the last time. 
75000 0 car made moaning/grinding noise when turning when it was hot other problem was clicking under passenger side dash. one dealer replaced a blower motor the next dealer replaced servo switch(?) 
99000 225 noise noticed with fresh air intake, not on recirculate or climate control off. Replaced filter 
156000  

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2004 Toyota Sienna 4dr Minivan, ext.

230-horsepower 3.3L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

Toyota Sienna in New York, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Aug 2006 55000    
60000 365 Rear View Camera Defective. 
 
Toyota Sienna in Florida, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2007 41000    
42000 0 failed to fix the sensor on the rear hatch. had to replace entire electric motor 
 
Toyota Sienna in New York, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
May 2006 24000    
36000 0 Radio/Headunit replaced due to inoperable cd player. - ordered part Radio/Headunit replaced due to inoperable cd player. 
102000  

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2004 Toyota Sienna 4dr Minivan, ext.

230-horsepower 3.3L V6 5-speed automatic AWD

Toyota Sienna in Indiana, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2007 34000    
36000 0 passenger sliding door failure - needed a whole new mechanism. tires wore down prematurely - need to put 3rd set of tires on at 37,000. 
88000 100 Power sliding door broke and would cost 1200 to repair. Would not cover under extended warranty despite have replaced every other part of that same door over the years. 
 

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2004 Toyota Sienna 4-door

6-cylinder automatic AWD

Toyota in Washington, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
May 2006 16000    
19000 0 The daytime running lights do not work. They have been unable to fix it three times. I need to take it back in again when they can talk to Toyota corporate. 
21000 0 Daytime running lights did not work. This was the 4th visit to get them repaired, but the dealer was unable to figure out how to repair it. 
 

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