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
16,648
  Prius
12,356
  Corolla
10,604
  Sienna
9,067
  Tacoma
7,302
  RAV4
6,474
  Tundra
5,224
  4runner
4,546
  Sequoia
4,187
  Avalon
3,474
  Highlander
3,162
  Matrix
1,731
  Camry Hybrid
1,329
  Yaris
960
  Highlander Hybrid
922
  Scion Xb
726
  Fj Cruiser
671
  Scion Tc
603
  Venza
436
  Celica
275
  T100
260
  Echo
248
  Land Cruiser
194
  Scion Xa
125
  Scion Xd
91
  Tercel
81
  Avalon Hybrid
64
  Pickup
60
  Toyota Truck
45
  MR2
44
  Previa
37
  Prerunner
33
  Supra
5
  Paseo
3
  Cavalier
2
  LX470
1
  XD
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Number of problems reported for all models of Toyota built from year 1996 to 2018.

Owners of Toyota cars have reported a total of 91,991 problems across all Toyota models built from year 1996 to 2018. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Toyota models, is 3992.1. Cars from Toyota's 2007 model year have the most problems reported (11,539 problems).

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

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Toyota
1,612
  1997 Toyota
1,678
  1998 Toyota
2,323
  1999 Toyota
2,066
  2000 Toyota
3,787
  2001 Toyota
3,727
  2002 Toyota
5,026
  2003 Toyota
5,594
  2004 Toyota
7,448
  2005 Toyota
7,597
  2006 Toyota
8,477
  2007 Toyota
11,539
  2008 Toyota
7,033
  2009 Toyota
5,749
  2010 Toyota
6,694
  2011 Toyota
3,265
  2012 Toyota
2,592
  2013 Toyota
1,577
  2014 Toyota
1,231
  2015 Toyota
993
  2016 Toyota
930
  2017 Toyota
576
  2018 Toyota
304

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 10,516 problems reported. The second most common Toyota car problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (10,169 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Toyota vehicles



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