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 XD model.

Table 1. Compare Toyota models

Toyota Model Number of Problems
  Camry
16,901
  Prius
12,651
  Corolla
10,720
  Sienna
9,203
  Tacoma
7,454
  RAV4
6,598
  Tundra
5,337
  4runner
4,874
  Sequoia
4,239
  Avalon
3,506
  Highlander
3,264
  Matrix
1,739
  Camry Hybrid
1,366
  Yaris
976
  Highlander Hybrid
956
  Scion Xb
726
  Fj Cruiser
681
  Scion Tc
603
  Venza
449
  Celica
277
  T100
261
  Echo
254
  Land Cruiser
197
  Scion Xa
125
  Scion Xd
91
  Tercel
82
  Avalon Hybrid
64
  Pickup
60
  Toyota Truck
45
  MR2
44
  Previa
37
  Prerunner
33
  Supra
5
  Paseo
3
  Cavalier
2
  LX470
1
  XD
1

Number of problems reported for all models of Toyota built from year 1996 to 2019.

Owners of Toyota cars have reported a total of 93,825 problems across all Toyota models built from year 1996 to 2019. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Toyota models, is 3902.0. Cars from Toyota's 2007 model year have the most problems reported (11,664 problems).

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

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Toyota
1,621
  1997 Toyota
1,690
  1998 Toyota
2,335
  1999 Toyota
2,079
  2000 Toyota
3,834
  2001 Toyota
3,765
  2002 Toyota
5,067
  2003 Toyota
5,698
  2004 Toyota
7,548
  2005 Toyota
7,700
  2006 Toyota
8,618
  2007 Toyota
11,664
  2008 Toyota
7,151
  2009 Toyota
5,823
  2010 Toyota
6,788
  2011 Toyota
3,389
  2012 Toyota
2,696
  2013 Toyota
1,651
  2014 Toyota
1,335
  2015 Toyota
1,077
  2016 Toyota
1,004
  2017 Toyota
665
  2018 Toyota
444
  2019 Toyota
6

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 10,735 problems reported. The second most common Toyota car problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (10,274 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Toyota vehicles



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