Brake Disc Caliper Problems of Toyota Avalon
Toyota Avalon owners have reported 4 problems linked to brake disc caliper (under the service brakes category).
#1 - Brake Disc Caliper problem of the 2003 Toyota Avalon
The car had a crash. Consumer owns a 2003 Toyota Avalon. The contact took the vehicle to the dealer to have the brakes replaced. Three months after the brakes were replaced the vehicle accelerated and crashed into another vehicle. The contact stated that the vehicle became difficult to stop when the brakes were applied. The contact and the driver of the other vehicle were injured. A local mechanic noticed that the brake calipers did not have any screws to hold them in place while driving. The dealer confirmed that the screws were not properly placed in the calipers. The contact stated the manufacturer would not offer any assistance since the dealer did not repair the brakes properly. The failure mileage was 60,000. This issue happened on 07/09/2010.
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#2 - Brake Disc Caliper problem of the 2001 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle identification number (VIN) is 4T1BF28B21_. 2001 Toyota Avalon xls: vibration felt in steering, typically above 60 mph on interstate or braking going down a hill. Aligned front end, re-balanced tires/wheels, replaced tires, replaced front rotors twice within a few thousand miles, brake pads, caliper pins, regreased caliper pins with appropriate pin grease, ensured proper air in tires - none of this has addressed the vibration. Noted a fair number of other Avalon owners searching the internet on the words '2001 Toyota Avalon vibration'. Vehicle has not sustained any damage, such as jumping a curve or being struck by another vehicle. No other suggested repairs from Toyota. This brake disc caliper problem happened on Wednesday, September 30, 2009.
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#3 - Brake Disc Caliper problem of the 1996 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle is a 1996 Toyota Avalon. Vehicle identification number (VIN): 4T1BF12B5T_. Brake calipers failed. This problem occurred on Thursday, December 26, 1996.
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#4 - Brake Disc Caliper problem of the 1996 Toyota Avalon
The car involved is a 1996 Toyota Avalon. The vehicle identification number (VIN) of this Toyota Avalon is 4T1BF12B5T_. Brake caliper failed.
Other Service Brakes related problems of Toyota Avalon:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Service Brakes problems||55|
|Brake Foundation Components problems||19|
|Brake Electric Antilock problems||15|
|Brake Master Cylinder problems||15|
|Brake Disc Rotor problems||7|
|Brakes Failed problems||6|
|Brake Abs Warning Light problems||4|
|Brake Light On problems||4|
|Brake Disc problems||4|
|Brake Disc Caliper problems||4|
|Brake Antilock Control Unit/module problems||3|
|Brake Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems||3|
|Brake Pedal And Linkage problems||2|
|Brake Fluid Leak problems||2|
|Brake Disc Pads problems||2|
|Brake Grinding Noise problems||2|