Toyota - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

📉 Compare Toyota models

The following chart shows the Toyota models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Toyota has sold far more Camry model cars than the Prerunner model.

Table 1. Compare Toyota models

Toyota ModelNumber of Problems
  Camry
17,923
  Prius
13,448
  Corolla
11,121
  Sienna
9,574
  Tacoma
7,965
  RAV4
7,211
  Tundra
5,819
  4runner
5,501
  Sequoia
4,391
  Highlander
3,678
  Avalon
3,650
  Matrix
1,790
  Camry Hybrid
1,486
  Yaris
1,043
  Highlander Hybrid
1,014
  Fj Cruiser
800
  Scion Xb
732
  Scion Tc
604
  Venza
478
  Celica
281
  T100
262
  Echo
254
  Land Cruiser
233
  Scion Xa
125
  Scion Xd
91
  Tercel
83
  Avalon Hybrid
71
  Pickup
61
  Toyota Truck
45
  MR2
44
  Previa
37
  Prerunner
33

📊 Number of problems reported for all models of Toyota built between 2020 and 1996

Owners of Toyota cars have reported a total of 99,848 problems across all Toyota models built from 2020 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Toyota models, is 3986.8. Cars from Toyota's 2007 model year have the most problems reported (12,205 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2020 Toyota
40
  2019 Toyota
494
  2018 Toyota
892
  2017 Toyota
946
  2016 Toyota
1,241
  2015 Toyota
1,359
  2014 Toyota
1,648
  2013 Toyota
1,920
  2012 Toyota
3,053
  2011 Toyota
3,692
  2010 Toyota
7,052
  2009 Toyota
6,084
  2008 Toyota
7,503
  2007 Toyota
12,205
  2006 Toyota
8,985
  2005 Toyota
7,945
  2004 Toyota
7,866
  2003 Toyota
5,968
  2002 Toyota
5,225
  2001 Toyota
3,847
  2000 Toyota
3,908
  1999 Toyota
2,115
  1998 Toyota
2,353
  1997 Toyota
1,703
  1996 Toyota
1,627

🔎 Common problems of Toyota Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Toyota cars. The number one most common problem of Toyota cars is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic, with 11,373 problems reported. The second most common Toyota car problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (10,701 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Toyota vehicles



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