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2001 Toyota Tacoma repairs by problem area

Engine (60%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (4%)

Brakes and Traction Control (12%)

Suspension and Steering (15%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (4%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (2%)

Other (4%)

Chart based on 52 repairs.

2001 Toyota Tacoma repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (19%)

$500 - $999 (26%)

$100 - $499 (48%)

< $100 (7%)

Chart based on 27 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

Engine not specified

Toyota Tacoma in Texas, United States
Dec 2014 - Dec 2014
Dec 2014

US $900
Back axel was bent. Had to replace the entire back axel with gearbox as the vehicle is a standard. 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 4dr Crew Cab 5ft bed

190-horsepower 3.4L V6 4-speed automatic RWD

Toyota Tacoma in Texas, United States
Jun 2012 - Jul 2014
Jul 2014

207000 mi
Emissions and knock sensor 
Toyota Tacoma in Texas, United States
Apr 2012 - Oct 2014
Sep 2014

138000 mi

US $1200
Radiator replaced with water pump  Valve cover gasket replaced 
Toyota Tacoma in California, United States
Jun 2012 - Dec 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 Indiana, United States
Jun 2010 - Jun 2011
Jul 2010

80000 mi

US $302
O2 sensor in front of cat went bad 
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. 

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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 5-speed manual 4WD, part-time w/low range

Toyota Tacoma in Connecticut, United States
Aug 2011 - Jun 2016
Aug 2013

172000 mi

US $130
replaced upstream oxygen sensor 
Jan 2014

176200 mi

US $60
Rust spot in oil pan between upper and lower halves - repaired with gasket maker, down wind O2 sensor failure. 
Apr 2014

176500 mi

US $200
Replaced prematurely rusted muffler and downstream air sensor (sensor tore off muffler)((REPAIR ITEMS), replaced all gear oils, grease job, belts, plugs and power (NORMAL MAINTENANCE)) 
Nov 2014

185000 mi

US $190
ignition cylinder malfunction. unable to turn key to start apparently common problem with this era of toyota. happened in my driveway, so no need for a two. locksmith fixed the cylinder. 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 2dr Regular Cab 6ft bed

150-horsepower 2.7L I4 4-speed automatic RWD

Toyota Tacoma in Georgia, United States
Nov 2012 - Jun 2016
Feb 2015

175000 mi

US $1300
Steering was tight with vibration and whining. Replaced rack and pinion due to leak. 
Aug 2015

177700 mi

US $545
Turned key and it just spun in the ignition. Removed and replaced steering column. 

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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 5-speed manual RWD

Toyota Tacoma in Connecticut, United States
Mar 2015 - Mar 2016
Jan 2016

93300 mi
MISFIRING CYLINDER CAUSING EMISSIONS FAILURE, SO USED CATALYTIC CLEANER TO BURN OUT CARBON 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 2dr Regular Cab 6ft bed

142-horsepower 2.4L I4 4-speed automatic RWD

Toyota Tacoma in California, United States
Jun 2012 - Jul 2012
Jul 2012

143000 mi

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

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 2dr Extended Cab 6ft bed

190-horsepower 3.4L V6 5-speed manual RWD

Toyota Tacoma in Connecticut, United States
Dec 2010 - Apr 2011
Jan 2011

190000 mi

US $575
Air Fuel Sensor and other Sensor needed replaced. 
Toyota Tacoma in California, United States
Jun 2013 - Jun 2013
May 2013

159537 mi

US $916
Replaced Radiator and both upper and lower hoses. 
Toyota Tacoma in British Columbia, Canada
Jul 2010 - Mar 2016
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 
Sep 2015

195300 mi

C $400
Replaced worn front shocks, preventively replaced all hoses, went on 2000k trip, ran beautifully 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 2dr Extended Cab 6ft bed

190-horsepower 3.4L V6 5-speed manual 4WD, part-time w/low range

Toyota Tacoma in Maine, United States
Oct 2014 - Jul 2016
Nov 2014

164500 mi

US $200
Replaced worn rear brake pads. 
Oct 2015

176700 mi

US $1500
replaced front and rear bumpers. Truck could not pass inspection given the condition of the old ones. Completely rusted out 
Jul 2016

190000 mi

US $500
replaced front pads and rotors, Adjust rear brakes 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 2dr Extended Cab 6ft bed

190-horsepower 3.4L V6 4-speed automatic RWD

Toyota Tacoma in Florida, United States
Jan 2013 - Feb 2013
Feb 2013

175000 mi

US $1000
Rough ride 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 2dr Extended Cab 6ft bed

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

Toyota Tacoma in Ohio, United States
Dec 2013 - Jun 2016
Oct 2014

167000 mi
Engine knocking 
Nov 2014

168000 mi

US $76
Fixed engine ping by replacing MAF Sensor 

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2001 Toyota Tacoma 2dr Extended Cab 6ft bed

150-horsepower 2.7L I4 5-speed manual 4WD, part-time w/low range

Toyota Tacoma in Massachusetts, United States
Mar 2013 - Dec 2013
Jun 2013

172000 mi
Bolts holding driver side window to lifter mechanism came loose, I removed door panel and replaced bolts, about 20mins problem solved. 
Aug 2013

174000 mi

US $100
upstream air/fuel sensor failure. purchased new one from dense for 100$, replaced in under one hour. 

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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 - Jun 2016
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 2dr Extended Cab 6ft bed

142-horsepower 2.4L I4 5-speed manual RWD

Toyota Tacoma in California, United States
Jan 2014 - Jun 2016
May 2014

280300 mi

US $800
Main bearing on driveshaft went out Replaced complete rear differential for used item 
Jun 2014

283000 mi

US $300
Rear wheel bearing (R) 
Oct 2014

290000 mi

US $240
Rear wheel bearing L 
Dec 2014

295000 mi

US $300
Radiator leak 

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