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2001 Toyota Tacoma repairs by problem area

Chart based on 47 repairs.

2001 Toyota Tacoma repair cost distribution

Chart based on 26 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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2001 Toyota Tacoma 4dr Crew Cab 5ft bed

190-horsepower 3.4L V6 4-speed automatic RWD

Toyota Tacoma in California, United States
Jun 2012 - Jun 2015
Aug 2012

160300 mi

US $225
Timing Redone. Car wouldn't idle. Computer Reprogrammed. Idle sensor replaced. 
Oct 2013

175700 mi
Front suspension and Wishbone 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 4dr Crew Cab 5ft bed

190-horsepower 3.4L V6 4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range

Toyota Tacoma in Newfoundland / Lab., Canada
Jun 2010 - Aug 2011
Mar 2011

77500 mi

C $350
Check engine light came on, with an OBDII code reader I found a problem code P0136 which indicated a O2 sensor, took to garage and had it replaced all okay since then! 
Aug 2011

78120 mi

C $570
Exhaust developed hole and got unbearably loud! Exhaust replaced at local garage. Engine crank sensor failed above 3200 RPM. Engine was running fine until reaching 3200 RPM. No trouble codes or engine lights came on... but the truck would shut off when the RPM reached 3200, and continue to run again when below 3200 RPM. 
Toyota Tacoma in Indiana, United States
Jun 2010 - Jun 2011
Jul 2010

80000 mi

US $302
O2 sensor in front of cat went bad 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 4dr Crew Cab 5ft bed

150-horsepower 2.7L I4 4-speed automatic RWD

Toyota Tacoma in Oregon, United States
Aug 2012 - Oct 2012
Sep 2012

100000 mi

US $140
Brake pads replaced. 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 2dr Regular Cab 6ft bed

150-horsepower 2.7L I4 4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range

Toyota Tacoma in Maine, United States
Feb 2012 - Mar 2012
Mar 2012

90000 mi

US $653
Warped rotors from overheating 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 2dr Regular Cab 6ft bed

142-horsepower 2.4L I4 4-speed automatic RWD

Toyota Tacoma in Ontario, Canada
Jul 2010 - Oct 2013
Aug 2010

182900 mi

C $1050
Engine light on/ Oxygen sensors replaced 
Dec 2010

186620 mi

C $75
Replaced front pads. Replaced RHS Front side marker light bulb 
Aug 2012

269700 mi

C $660
Muffler had a hole. Design required replacement of front pipe, muffler and tail pipe (one piece design). No universal muffler available. 
Sep 2012

272800 mi
Emission light. Required Oxygen sensor#2 replacement Emission light back on. Indicates Cat converter #2 needs replacement. Engine light back on. Indicates Cat Converter #1 needs to be replaced. 
Jul 2013

319140 mi

C $291
Ignition not working. Internet indicated to install key into ignition and smack end of key with a screwdriver handle to start truck. Once home I was able to replace the ignition switch in less then 10 minutes. Dealer charge was 2 hours at $110/hour. 
Oct 2013

322400 mi

C $750
trailer wiring / module shorted, tail lights not working. rewired from dash to tail lights. 
Toyota Tacoma in California, United States
Jun 2012 - Jul 2012
Jul 2012

143000 mi

US $100
obd II scanner gave P1130 and P1135, P0171 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 2dr Extended Cab 6ft bed

190-horsepower 3.4L V6 5-speed manual RWD

Toyota Tacoma in British Columbia, Canada
Jul 2010 - Jun 2015
Jun 2011

170500 mi

C $1200
replaced front wheel bearings, timing belt, waterpump 
Apr 2013

186600 mi

C $340
NEW SHOCKS 
Sep 2013

190960 mi

C $400
cable in brake broke 
May 2015

191980 mi

C $50
Fixed a/c 
Toyota Tacoma in Connecticut, United States
Dec 2010 - Apr 2011
Jan 2011

190000 mi

US $575
Air Fuel Sensor and other Sensor needed replaced. 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 2dr Extended Cab 6ft bed

150-horsepower 2.7L I4 4-speed automatic RWD

Toyota Tacoma in Texas, United States
Feb 2011 - Apr 2015
Mar 2011

153000 mi
squeaking in power steering pulley. Ignored and it went away. Check engine light is on...its a exhaust sensor...ignoring. 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma Repair Histories

51 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2001 Toyota Tacoma. 21 of these members (41.2%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 47 repairs to 2001 Toyota Tacomas--an average of 0.9 per vehicle--have been reported.

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