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Toyota Matrix repairs by problem area

Engine (41%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (10%)

Brakes and Traction Control (6%)

Suspension and Steering (14%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (18%)

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

Other (4%)

Chart based on 593 repairs.
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Toyota Matrix repair cost distribution

$2500+ (3%)

$1000 - $2499 (8%)

$500 - $999 (16%)

$100 - $499 (38%)

< $100 (35%)

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Chart based on 473 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

Toyota Matrix problems by year

2003 - 2004 (38%)

2005 - 2008 (49%)

2009 - 2013 (14%)

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Chart based on 601 repair trips.
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Personal Experiences of the Toyota Matrix

Toyota Matrix Personal Experiences: Pros
2003 4dr Hatch 123-horsepower 1.8L I4
4-speed automatic AWD
Had a Corolla for 10 years and 178,000 miles plus, and it was very cheap to operate, very few problem mechanically. full 2003 Toyota Matrix review

Toyota Matrix Problems and Repair Histories

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