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Toyota Echo repairs by problem area

Engine (22%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (9%)

Brakes and Traction Control (2%)

Suspension and Steering (40%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (11%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (7%)

Other (9%)

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Toyota Echo suspension repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (29%)

$500 - $999 (7%)

$100 - $499 (50%)

< $100 (14%)

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Chart based on 14 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2005 Toyota Echo 4dr Sedan

108-horsepower 1.5L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

131440 mi

C $1200
Front wheel bearings; front low arms; power belt + AC belt replacement. 

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2004 Toyota Echo 4dr Sedan

108-horsepower 1.5L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

157480 mi

C $400
Front passenger side hub and bearing replaced 

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2003 Toyota Echo 4dr Sedan

108-horsepower 1.5L I4 5-speed manual FWD

60760 mi Change right front wheel bearing / under warranty 
130200 mi

C $480
Front wheel bearing replaced 

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2003 Toyota Echo 4dr Sedan

108-horsepower 1.5L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

47000 mi

US $350
Replace wheel bearing. Started making noise about 6 mo/5,000 mi prior to this but I ignored it. The other wheel bearing may need to be done as well, but I'm ignoring it for now as it isn't too bad yet. 

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2002 Toyota Echo 2dr Sedan

108-horsepower 1.5L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

40000 mi

US $175
Broken rear spring 
62500 mi

US $55
noisy stabilizer link Stabilizer Links noisy (worn out) 

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2001 Toyota Echo 4dr Sedan

108-horsepower 1.5L I4 5-speed manual FWD

167400 mi

C $130
replaced front left wheel bearing 
139860 mi

C $485
Left front Press-fit bearing replaced, right needs doing soon. Both front struts had failed, and were replaced. 
149420 mi

C $2400
and steering system components. Its common on cars around year 14, I'm told. 
163780 mi

C $500
Loud clicks while turning, snapping sound when turning. Tie rods replaced, wheel bearing replaced. Strut mounts need replacing but work not done. 

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2000 Toyota Echo 4dr Sedan

108-horsepower 1.5L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

227540 mi

C $180
Replaced front lower control arms and sway bar bushings. Removed front sub-frame to remove bolt broken during control arm replacement 
57660 mi

C $1400
replace tie rods and control arms. replace tie rods and control arms. 

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2000 Toyota Echo 2dr Sedan

108-horsepower 1.5L I4 5-speed manual FWD

US $1200 Needed some badly, the car didn't sit level and kept throwing the wheels out of alignment. Only major repair in 4 years, 90,000 miles. 

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