The vehicle was not diagnosed nor repaired. He restarted the engine with his foot on the brake pedal and the gear selector in neutral and it started with the same roar. I took the car to my dealership where I had purchased the vehicle less than a month before these issues. I drove the vehicle a few days until once again my car had the exact same issue. The car only has less than 32,000 miles and another alternator. Complaint Number: 10561760 Incident Date: January 26, 2014 Date Added to File: January 28, 2014 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2009 toyota corolla.
Pay attention to these lights and follow the recommendations above to keep your car in top running order. It went over a curb in the parking lot and collided with another vehicle standing on the opposite side. Something about the taillights blinking rapidly? If it flares on your dashboard, pull over to the side of the road immediately and turn off your Toyota, especially if the engine makes noise or if you feel vibrations. During inclement weather, the vehicle would not start. There is a possibility that a crack may develop at certain solder points or on varistors on the circuit board. There is a possibility that a crack may develop at certain solder points or on varistors on the circuit board. It turned out to be an alternator gone bad.
I was unaware and so was the mechanic that the timing belts were damaged until after the water pump and serpentine belt was replaced. Car was recently at toyota dealership for recall to repair to electrical power window problem to prevent electrical fire, oil change and service done at same time, the car has been well maintained. I had to have the car towed to the dealership and the problem was another defective alternator! I would never feel safe in these vehicles. The warning indicator light remained illuminated until the engine was turned off. I experience this at all speeds.
Complaint Number: 10670997 Incident Date: December 30, 2014 Date Added to File: January 8, 2015 Description of the Complaint: My 2009 toyota corolla, which I bought new in 2009, power window panel, caught fire on december 30 while I was driving it and when I brought it to the franchise I purchased it from on december 31, they told me, it was regular wear and tear and that my car was old and I would have to pay for it myself. I asked the dealer to repair the car at no cost to me because, obviously, the fire resulted from an inherent defect. The approximate failure mileage was 114,820. I made it about 3 blocks from auto zone and power steering went out and brake light come on and car started to chug. Also, if your fluid level is low it is also a sign that your brakes may need to be serviced. It is not consistent and can't be repeated consistently. This happened all in like a half hour.
Replaced power steering column assembly and also found loose pwr supply wire nut causing voltage drop to system. I extinguished the fire and disconnected the windows-switch panel. Toyota has called in a field rep to assess the situation. Toyota Corolla 2009 Dashboard Warning Lights- Encouraged in order to our website, with this time I am going to provide you with in relation to toyota corolla 2009 dashboard warning lights. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. Complaint Number: 10734690 Incident Date: June 1, 2015 Date Added to File: July 17, 2015 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2009 toyota corolla.
He was advised to try replacing wiring harness. Things continued to act normally so I came back home 18 miles and had no more problems. The main actuator is completely broken. Standing, exited lot to stop sign, braked; engine raced against brake, slowed when shifted d-n-d with brake applied. This past december, I drove to san francisco when it is raining and windy, this is a real big hazard for a branch to have come inside my car without my daughter being able to close to the window and had poked her arm some how. After restarting the engine, the vehicle operated normally.
In limited instances, if cracking occurs on particular solder points or varistors, the engine could stop while the vehicle is being driven which may increase the risk of a crash. A police and fire report were filed. You might see the maintenance required warning light if your car is due for an oil change, tire rotation, and other regular maintenance. The instrument panel gauges would fluctuate oddly and the power steering, power brakes and headlights all became inoperable. Any help you can give me before I spend a lot of money having it looked at would be greatly appreciated.
The failure continues with no resolutions. The dealer made repairs to the vehicle unknown to the contact. Consumer writes in regards to vehicle console accessory fuse blowing out. During the inspections, toyota mechanics could not identify a problem in this area either. If so, fill it to the proper level.
The vehicle was not repaired and the manufacturer was notified. This icon brightens every time you start your car — it indicates that the vehicle is testing its charging system — but it should disappear after a couple of seconds. The vehicle had a sudden, abrupt and unintended acceleration I pressed the brake pedal it did not stop. I have owned five other cars since 1973, one for 23 years, and I never had to replace the engine wire harness! Low Oil Pressure Warning Light The low oil pressure warning light looks like a fuel can with oil dripping from the end. Information redacted pursuant to the freedom of information act foia , 5 u.