Also keep an eye on the cooling system!! I Put Almost As Much Oil In The Car Every Week As I Do Gasoline. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. I Urge Nhtsa To Take Action And Raise This To Recall Status. If I Remember Correctly, There Was A Recall For 2001 — 06 toyotas For The Same Issue.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Any Help Or Advise You Could Provide Would Be Most Helpful! We get oil change at dealership so they provide free top offs. I Will Have The Dealer Look Into This But I Feel I Will Get The Same Response That The Others 07 camry Owners Are Getting. After much arguing they agreed to it. After Researching For The Problem, I Found Out There Was A Service Bulletin For Exactly The Same Problem And Basically The Engine Needed To Be Rebuilt In Order To Fix The Problem. I'm supposed to turn in my car at the Toyota dealership for an oil change every 5,000 miles per Toyota standards, but after about 700 to 800 miles my engine begins giving noises when I turn on the car, which over time I came to learn that this kind of noise is an indication that the oil level is very low and I need to add more oil. The Contact Also Stated That The Rpm Gauge Fluctuates Without Warning.
I Then Retrieved My Laptop Bag, Coat And Hat From The Drivers Side Backseat. Some Soot In Tail Pipe But Is Not Smoking. I'll never buy a Toyota after this. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. For more, check out my page. The Manufacturer Was Not Contacted.
It Has Not Even Been 3000 Miles Since My Last Oil Change. When you notice a good sized puff of blue smoke when you pull away from a stoplight then you have a problem. Despite the move from Virginia where it had been previously serviced at First Team Toyota and Checker Flag Toyota- located in Virginia Beach, Virginia - I was never made aware that I should be concerned with high oil consumption. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Excessive engine oil consumption is causing a low oil light and possible engine failure. Record the mileage and oil change details in your service record book.
For the past 4 years I've experienced more that average engine oil consumption. The Failure Mileage Was 86,000. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Last year I rented a Toyota Matrix which had its manual say that 1 quart per 750 miles!! What I Have Noticed When My Oil Light Comes On, It Is Harder For Me To Stop My Vehicle. The Car Currently Uses About A Quart Every 1200 Miles. When I Asked Where The Oil Went, I Was Told It Evaporated.
I Had To Carry The Oil With Me Just In Case As The Nearby Auto Place Told Me It Was Abnormal. The Vehicle Was Taken To The Dealer Where The Dealer Stated That The Vehicle Only Had Two Quarts Of Oil Left. The oil is below the first dot. Just Like The Other People Here. I have to add at least 5 quarts of oil in between oil changes now at 150,000 miles. Vehicle Should Be Recalled With Defective Engine. When I Took It Into The Dealer For Its Oil Change, I Mentioned It.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The Oil Also Looks Very Dirty. When you change your own oil, you know that you are putting quality oil in your Camry and that the filter is being changed too. In Doing Extensive Research On The Internet, We Found Out This Is A Known Defect With This Oil Hose. We Began To Check Oil Level Once A Week, Due To Low Amount Of Oil.
Apr 01, 2011 2007 toyota camry. The Results Of Each Oil Consumption Test Is Said To Be Ok, But Every Two Months An Oil Consumption Test Is Required And My Car Keeps Burning Too Much Oil. Run the engine for a minute, shut it off, and allow it to rest for a few minutes with the vehicle parked on a level surface. Jan 03, 2013 My toyota camry 07 2. The Contact Stated That The Vehicle Was Taken To The Dealer For An Oil Change And The Dealer Advised That The Front Axle Failed.
Sludge buildup in an engine occurs over a long period of time usually due to lack of oil changes. The Contact Stated That The Vehicle Was Burning More Oil Than Usual. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Why are they treated differently and still selling their vehicles there or to the world? The Pulley Was Rattling And Making Noise Prior To The Failure. Engine Oil Had Just Been Changed 2500 Miles Previous To This. When I Read These Posts On This Website Then It Definitely Seems Like A Problem And Now My Vehicle Is Not Under Warranty Either. Pull or pry off the old rubber o-rings with a pair of tweezers, needle nose pliers, or a small flathead screwdriver.
Apparently there are issues with excessive oil consumption in some model Toyotas with piston rings flaws. The Vehicle Was Not Taken To The Dealer For Inspection. The Failure Was Not Corrected. From What I Read On The Safercar. I Was Still Concerned, And Asked Him If He Was Sure It Was Ok For Me To Continue Driving It Because I Heard The Noise Every Time I Took Off From A Stop.