Cruise Control Problems of Toyota Avalon
Toyota Avalon owners have reported 62 problems linked to cruise control (under the vehicle speed control category).
#1 - Cruise Control problem of the 2005 Toyota Avalon
I had multiple incidences of my car surging in my Toyota Avalon. I would put my foot on the brake but the car wouldn't stop but would surge forward. At first this didn't scare me and I got a little used to it actually so that I thought I could handle it. But it kept getting worse. I drove on the highway between iowa city and cedar rapids a lot. I would always use cruise control. I would say it happened to me 10-15 times on the highway between cedar rapids and iowa city. I remember coming very close to rear ending someone when I had to slow down to exit but the car wouldn't slow down. It was Wednesday, February 7, 2007 when this cruise control issue happened.
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#2 - Cruise Control problem of the 2005 Toyota Avalon
The reporting person's vehicle is a 2005 Toyota Avalon. The contact stated that while driving with the cruise control set at 55 mph, the vehicle surged forward to 70 mph without warning. The failure was experienced twice. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer, but the vehicle was not examined to determine the cause of failure. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The failure mileage was 100,000 and the current mileage was 103,000. The VIN was not available. This cruise control issue occurred Jul. 28, 2011.
#3 - Cruise Control problem of the 2010 Toyota Avalon
VIN of the vehicle was 4T1BK3DB5A_. Consumer has a 2010 Toyota Avalon limited equipped with a dynamic laser cruise control. While attempting to pass another vehicle with the cruise control engaged at speeds of fewer than 65 mph, the vehicle lost acceleration. The driver attempted to depress the brakes to shut off the cruise control, to no avail. The vehicle would not accelerate and she allowed the vehicle to drift off of the highway. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where they could not duplicate the failure. No repairs were made to date to correct the failure. The cruise control mechanism had not been engaged since the incident. The failure and current mileages were 2,625. Updated 03/12/10. Updated 09/21/10. This cruise control problem happened on Dec. 31, 2009.
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#4 - Cruise Control problem of the 2010 Toyota Avalon
I was driving a 2010 Toyota Avalon on Monday 3-1-2010 at 2pm on the 210 going west at 70 mph in cruise control there was no traffic when I up the speed to 75 mph and the car took off up to 100mph by itself I pressed the brake taking it out of cruise control this happened in a few seconds. I bought my car one week before all the recalls started I don't feel safe in my car. This cruise control problem happened on Monday, March 1, 2010.
#5 - Cruise Control problem of the 2010 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle was a 2010 Toyota Avalon. The contact stated he was driving with the cruise control set to approximate speeds of 74 mph. He engaged the brakes and the when attempting to reset the cruise control, the vehicle abnormally accelerated to speeds of 95 mph. He was able to deactivate the cruise control and applied the brakes to stop the acceleration. The manufacturer advised the contact to have the dealer inspect the vehicle for the failure. The contact stated before the failure, the vehicle was repaired under NHTSA campaign id number: 09v388000 (vehicle speed control: accelerator pedal). The failure mileage was approximately 1,800 and the current mileage was approximately 6,000. Updated 11/02/10. Updated 11/04/10. It was 06/16/2010 when this cruise control issue happened.
#6 - Cruise Control problem of the 2009 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle is a 2009 Toyota Avalon. I believe the Toyota acceleration issue has to do with the cruise control. I believe the cruise control is being invoked by a software bug and also the accelerate function of the cruise control somehow gets activated. I was driving a Toyota Avalon using the adaptive cruise control. I decided to bump up my speed to I tapped "accel" a few times. Before I knew it the car was at 85 mph on the cruise control display. I do not think I was actually traveling 85 mph, though. I hit the brake and it cancelled the cruise control and the car slowed down. It was 03/07/10 when this cruise control issue occurred.
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#7 - Cruise Control problem of the 2009 Toyota Avalon
The VIN of this vehicle was 4T1BK36B59_. The reporting person owns a 2009 Toyota Avalon. While traveling at 75 mph with the cruise control engaged, the contact noticed that the cruise control had deactivated. The dealer was unable to duplicate the failure. The current and failure mileages were 16,000. Updated 7/20/10 the consumer stated when the cruise control stopped functioning, the vehicle slowed down. Updated 07/23/jb. It was Feb. 19, 2010 when this cruise control issue occurred.
#8 - Cruise Control problem of the 2008 Toyota Avalon
The reporting person's vehicle is a 2008 Toyota Avalon. While driving approximately 50 mph, the vehicle spontaneously began accelerating on its own. The contact depressed the brake pedal with maximum force and placed the vehicle into neutral, but it continued to accelerate to 70 mph. He smelled a burning odor and the vehicle began decelerating. There were no warning lights illuminated on the instrument control panel and the cruise control was not engaged. The dealer was unable to duplicate the failure and provide a remedy. The VIN was unknown. The failure and current mileages were 11,000. It was Wednesday, September 10, 2008 when this cruise control issue occurred.
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#9 - Cruise Control problem of the 2008 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle is a 2008 Toyota Avalon. The vehicle surged while driving approximately 60 mph and the speed increased between 5 and 10 mph. She was unable to stop the vehicle by engaging the brake pedal and the cruise control. When the vehicle began to slow down. She was able to engage the brake pedal and down shift to the lowest gear. At approximately 40 mph the contact used the emergency brake to shut the engine off. The vehicle was towed to the dealer. She was told that the floor mat caused became stuck under the accelerator pedal and caused the failure. The dealer cut the floor mat to fit it in the vehicle and hooked it to the bolts. The contact also paid a fee to determine if the computer system displayed any failure codes. The failure did not reoccur after the dealer cut the floor mats. She recently received recall 09v388000, vehicle speed control: accelerator pedal notice. The current mileage was approximately 9,000. The failure mileage was approximately 8,500. Updated 12/30/09 the consumer stated the floor was not cut to fit vehicle. The cruise control was not activated. Updated 12/30/09. It was Thursday, Jul. 23, 2009 when this cruise control issue happened.
#10 - Cruise Control problem of the 2008 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle identification number (VIN) of this Toyota Avalon is 4T1BK36BX8_. Consumer owns a 2008 Toyota Avalon. She stated that since the vehicle was purchased the vehicle accelerated excessively when the cruise control was engaged at various speeds including 35 mph. The vehicle began to slow down when the brake pedal was engaged. The vehicle will be diagnosed the by dealer. The failure mileage was 305 and the current mileage was 10,400. This cruise control issue occurred Dec. 15, 2007.
#11 - Cruise Control problem of the 2008 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle was a 2008 Toyota Avalon. Crash happened when the problem occurred. Vehicle identification number (VIN): 4T1BK36B58_. Laser cruise control malfunctioned without apparent reason, most important problems it has are uncontrollable acceleration and sudden deceleration, which has nearly caused my ramming into a car in front of me and a car behind me crashing into me. These, along with other problems in the system, occur every time it is engaged. When first presented to the dealer in phone conversation was told it was a psychological reaction to news reports and given an 800 number to a recorded message telling me if I have a problem stop my car and report it to my dealer. I then went to the dealer and was then treated with disbelief. Their initial solution was denial that there is a problem. After demanding a mechanic test drive the car, the technician conceded the problem is exactly as I described. I was then told that their in shop diagnostic test showed there was no problem with the laser cruise. And when I questioned this was incredibly asked if I didn't believe technology when their own mechanic verified that in reality the system was not working during the road test. Then they decided to take another tactic. There is a 1/2 inch ding in the front bumper of my car that is the result of my car rolling 5 feet while in neutral and tapping a pole. They decided to blame the malfunction on this minute ding even though I informed them that the malfunction did not correlate with the time of the blemish to the car. Now they want to charge me an exorbitant amount, over $3000, to fix this ding, hoping it will deter me from pursuing the issue of the innate flaws in Toyota's laser mechanism. I know this will not resolve the problem but am instructing them to repair the bumper as a means of guaranteeing this is the solution to my laser cruise problem. I will pay to fix my dlcc, not correct a blemish in my bumper. I am letting you know because others are probably being met with the same resistance and someone is going to get seriously hurt or killed. My car is 2008 Avalon limited. Dealer: toyo of watertown. This cruise control issue occurred Jan. 25, 2010.
#12 - Cruise Control problem of the 2008 Toyota Avalon
2008 Toyota Avalon - computer defect - cruise control is erratic sometimes working ok other times engaged & not working - suddenly speeds up, error code e2. Auto does not slow down properly. Reported to dealer w/no problem found in 2009. 12/14/09 car dead, dash lights indicate check engine, control system failure, brake, battery failure , towed to dealer. Parts 10 amp etcs fuse/i7. 5 amp -dome fuse/7. 5 amp and am2 fuse. (op code-190011 combo a t1/71 t2/99. 1 #00544-24f60-575 truestart battery) labor $92. Thank you!. This problem occurred on Mon., Dec. 14, 2009.
#13 - Cruise Control problem of the 2008 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle was a 2008 Toyota Avalon. Vehicle identification number (VIN): 4T1BK36B18_. On 01-20-10, this customer states after using cruise control at approx 70 mph and coming up on some other vehicles, applying the brake to begin slowing down. Once the road was clear, I reused the cruise control by pressing the resume switch. The vehicle began to accelerate past 70 mph and continued to about 85 mph before I applied the brake and canceled the resume function. I believe the vehicle would have continued if the brake was not applied. On 02-05-10 fitzgerald Toyota ck the vehicle, no problem found. My veh is a 08 Toyota Avalon. This problem occurred on Jan. 20, 2010.
#14 - Cruise Control problem of the 2008 Toyota Avalon
Toyota Avalon cruise control safety problem. After several experiences with unexpected rapid acceleration I took the car to the Toyota dealership in o'fallon, illinois. What I discovered is that the laser cruise control system adjusts on the cruise control level in 5 mph increments up or down. However, if you tap the lever up more than once it will increase the speed by 5, 10, 15, 20 mph. More importantly, if you hold the cruise level for more than a few seconds, the cruise setting continues to increment and in just a few seconds you may have unknowingly increased the setting for the cruise by 20 or 25 mph. This is very dangerous since older models of most cars, including Toyotas, just increment your speed by a few m. P. H. As you hold the cruise control level up to get to the desired cruising speed. Most importantly, the owners manual is inaccurate and does not describe how the resetting of the cruise speed actually works. In my opinion the cruise control level should not be allowed to increase your set cruising speed by 20 or 30 mph by lifting up the cruise level or a few seconds. I have experienced sudden rapid acceleration several times in highway driving and had to slam on my brakes to avoid an accident. My guess is that a lot of the complaints about the Toyota prius in the press recently result from the same condition with the owners not informed as to how the cruise adjustments work and the manuals are probably inaccurate or incomplete. The failure date was 02/18/10.
#15 - Cruise Control problem of the 2008 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle having this issue was a 2008 Toyota Avalon. The vehicle identification number (VIN) of this Toyota Avalon is 4T1BK36B38_. My 2008 Avalon experienced unexpected acceleration twice,,,once in 2008 and once in 2009. . . Both times I had the cruise control on, which has a safety feature, a laser, which keeps you from getting too close to the car in front of you. . . . My car accelerated and ignored the safety laser. It slowed down immediately when I applied the brakes. The key is, the pedal was not stuck, I did not have to do anything with the floor mats, I did not have to keep applying the brakes, they worked as designed. Therefore it, in my opinion, was all electronic, as far as the acceleration malfunction. This issue happened on Jul. 1, 2009.
#16 - Cruise Control problem of the 2008 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle's vehicle identification number (VIN) was 4T1BK36B08_. The owner has a 2008 Toyota Avalon. The contact stated that the vehicle that he purchased was equipped with a safety feature which was the laser cruise control. The laser in the vehicle malfunctioned and it did not warn him that he was getting close to the vehicle in front of him. The contact had to apply the brakes in order to deactivate the laser cruise control in order to drive the vehicle. The dealer stated that he needed to replace the laser beam in the cruise control. The vehicle was not serviced. The failure mileage was 10000. The current mileage was 52000. The failure date was Jun. 14, 2008.
#17 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle was a 2007 Toyota Avalon. The VIN of this vehicle was 4T1BK36B07_. I am on highway with 65mph speed. I turned the laser cruise control on. When the vehicle in front of me is slowing down, the laser cruise control detects the speed and slow down automatically. However, the defect the braking lights never light up while the car is slowing down. It almost causes me an accident because the car behind me can not recognize my car being braked. It happens many times at cruising with highway speed. This cruise control issue occurred Wednesday, June 6, 2007.
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#18 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
Consumer has a 2007 Toyota Avalon. While driving 50-55 mph with the cruise control activated, the vehicle automatically shifts to the lowest gear. As a result, the engine revs and the tires skid. The failure occurs while driving up the slightest incline. He called the dealer and was informed that this was the vehicle's new drive by wire system and all of the new Toyota's perform in this manner. The VIN and engine size were unavailable. The current mileage was 7,800 and failure mileage was 100. It was Monday, October 16, 2006 when this cruise control issue occurred.
#19 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle's vehicle identification number (VIN) is 4T1BK36BX7_. 2007 Toyota Avalon problems with cruise control. Consumer states that when using the cruise control when the road condition changes and he puts the cruise control back on it will jump and the rpm's will jump from 2100 to 4800. The consumer stated the cruise control worked well until the road conditions changed. If the road conditions changed the consumer had to touch the brake and take the vehicle off cruise control temporally. When the road conditions changed again, and the speed was no more than 6-7 mph below the speed set on the cruise control the tachometer reading was 2,100 the consumer restored the cruise control to the setting being used. The vehicle suddenly jolted ahead as if the consumer pressed the accelerator to the floor. The tachometer suddenly jumped from 2,100 to 4,800 rpm to raise the vehicle speed 6 or 7 mph. The dealer informed the consumer it was a normal operation of the vehicle. This problem occurred on 06/02/2008.
#20 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle is a 2007 Toyota Avalon. Saturday, August 22, 11:30 am, I drove about 4 miles, got onto a freeway (northbound I-5) in san diego, at which time my car continued to accelerate, without my foot on the accelerator pedal. I looked down at my feet, saw that the floor mat was correctly in place. The car behaved as though "cruise control" were on, so I toggled cruise control on, then off. I also depressed the button for turning the car off (it has a "Smart key" ignition), but the car did not stop. Engine speed continued to increase. My brakes could slow the car a bit (from 70 mph down to 65 mph, but the car quickly accelerated back up to 70 mph and higher. I down-shifted (into one of the "mountain-driving" gears, then down-shifted again as I contemplated how to navigate around traffic and off the freeway. The engine tachometer indicated that the speed was increasing. I transitioned off the I-5 and onto the eastbound I-8 freeway, and slowed enough, with all my weight on the brake pedal, to the nearest offramp. I could not bring the car to a complete stop, but finally shifted into park before hitting anything. I now shut off the car. I tried to restart the car, in park, and the engine speed meter indicated 4500 rpm in a few seconds. I shut the car off and phoned aaa to tow me to the nearest dealer. The dealer could not find a cause for this uncontrolled acceleration. The manufacturer was also called. They said to pick up the car. I took the car to the dealer that normally services this vehicle, and they had the car for several days. They did some minor repair on the throttle, but said they could not determine nor fix the case of this. They also repaired the brakes, which were badly burned. I was apprehensive to drive the vehicle, and finally told the dealer to get me a replacement, which I am now driving. The car which had uncontrolled acceleration is at the dealers lot as of yesterday. Updated 11/18/09. The failure date was Saturday, Aug. 22, 2009.
#21 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
The VIN of the problem Avalon is 4T1BK36B57_. Find when I am on cruise control in my 2007 Toyota Avalon and I reduce speed on resuming speed using my remote engine surges at a high rate of speed and brakes are slow in responding. This has happened on numerous occasions ;latest being on date listed below. This issue happened on Sun., Nov. 1, 2009.
#22 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
2007 Toyota Avalon limited. Defective laser cruise control. Note: vehicle has keyless ignition. When activated the unit would register obstructions that were not there or would not even recognize a vehicle directly in front. When the unit recognizes the object it starts to slow down, apply the brakes, and when the obstruction is far enough away it resumes speed. The problem is when it resumes speed. The accelerator is almost pushed to the floor and acceleration is rapid. The best way to disengage the system is from the control stalk on the steering column. I had this problem from the time I bought the vehicle in July of 2007. After two years of complaining to the dealer the unit was recognized as being defective and replaced in June 2009. The dealer claimed that he had not received any directive from Toyota USA concerning a problem with the unit. With all the publicity that Toyota is receiving concerning accelerator problems, I thought that in some cases the cause may be related to computer problem in addition to a 'jammed" or stuck accelerator. This problem occurred on Monday, Jun. 15, 2009.
#23 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
The VIN of the car is 4T1BK36B67_. We have a Toyota Avalon 2007 & have noticed that after we reengage the cruise control there is a sudden acceleration up to the preset speed, there has also been numerous incidents when the car accelerates past the preset speed & we have to disengage the cruise control & then reset it. It was Nov. 26, 2009 when this cruise control issue occurred.
#24 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle was a 2007 Toyota Avalon. Vehicle identification number (VIN): 4T1BK36BX7_. This complaint is related to the recent reports of unintended acceleration. Ever since my 2007 Avalon was new, I have experienced a rapid acceleration when the cruise control tries to return to the pre-selected speed after bring slowed by the laser gap distance controller or when selecting a higher preset speed setting. This condition is most prevalent as the difference between set speed and actual speed increases. Initially, I thought that it was merely a design quirk that was just slightly irritating. However, since learning about other more serious complaints of unintended acceleration, im thinking that I could have a more serious problem in the future. It was Mon., Jan. 1, 2007 when this cruise control issue happened.
#25 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle identification number (VIN) of this Toyota Avalon is 4T1BK36B77_. 2007 Toyota Avalon- rapid acceleration problem. When we first got the new car and were using the cruise control, it shifted down on a hill and went speeding up like crazy. We almost ran down the cars in front of us. It was way above the set speed, so I turned off the cruise control and it stopped speeding up. I thought it was a new car and just doing something strange. I have never had it do that again. But I never use cruise on steep hills. Thought it was my problem until now of not knowing how or when to use cruise control. This cruise control problem happened on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2007.
#26 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
The reporting person's vehicle is a 2007 Toyota Avalon. The contact stated that while driving at approx 60 mph with the cruise control engaged, the vehicle did not slow down as it should have when sensing a vehicle in the near front. The vehicle was equipped with a laser cruise control that was capable of scanning another vehicle and slowing down as to not hit that vehicle. The contact would have to depress the brake pedal in order to avoid hitting a vehicle. He noticed the problem at least 12 times. He took the vehicle to the dealership and the dealer stated that they had heard nothing about such a problem and arranged for the vehicle to be inspected 02/23/2010. He had not called the manufacturer to-date. The current mileage was approximately 40,000. The failure mileage was approximately 39,300. Updated 03/19/10. The cruise control failed to disengage. The vehicle was repaired on Feb 23, 2008. Updated 09/21/10. This cruise control issue occurred Thu., Feb. 11, 2010.
#27 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle identification number (VIN) of this Toyota Avalon is 4T1BK36B87_. 2007 Toyota Avalon,27. 00 miles. When in cruise going up hill car races to get to cruise speed. Has been doing this since day one of purchase. I have reported sever times. Dealer says they all do it and there is no fix for it. It was Mar. 12, 2007 when this cruise control issue occurred.
#28 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
2007 Toyota Avalon - I had no problem with my Avalon until the local Toyota dealership installed the recalls. Upon departing the dealership, after completion of the recalls, I found my Avalon would not drive below 55 mph (engine rpm would not go below 1800 rpm) as if the cruise control was on but it was not! I returned to the dealership and the service manager was able to duplicate the problem. The dealership kept the Avalon over night and the next day was unable to duplicate the problem! Toyota engineering indicated, to me, that they thought this was a computer issue with the computer learning my driving habits, sounds strange to me! the newly installed brake override did work properly. Toyota returned the Avalon to me but I am only using it when I have to as my family does not want to ride in it. The failure date was 03/03/2010.
#29 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
- the reporting person owns a 2007 Toyota Avalon. The contact was driving approximately 65 mph with the cruise control activated. The vehicle increased acceleration to 90 mph without warning which was beyond the cruise control set speed. The vehicle speed rate decreased when the brakes were engaged. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer. There was a recall under NHTSA campaign id number 10v017000 (vehicle speed control: accelerator pedal). The vehicle was repaired for the recall defect. The failure mileage was 700. The current mileage was 24,000. This cruise control problem happened on Aug. 1, 2007.
#30 - Cruise Control problem of the 2007 Toyota Avalon
The VIN of the problem Avalon is 4T1BK36B97_. The reporting person owns a 2007 Toyota Avalon. The contact stated the vehicle was previously repaired for NHTSA campaign id number: 09v388000 (vehicle speed control: accelerator pedal). The vehicle had since surged forward on numerous occasions while the brake pedal was depressed. During one of the failures the vehicle was traveling approximately 69 mph with the cruise control engaged, and accelerated to a speed of 80 mph. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer where they were unable to diagnose the failure. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure but offered no assistance. The failure mileage was 35,800 and the current mileage was 37,800. It was Fri., Feb. 11, 2011 when this cruise control issue happened.
#31 - Cruise Control problem of the 2006 Toyota Avalon
2006 Toyota Avalon surged forward after resetting cruise control. The consumer stated the tachometer went into the red before she could react and hit the brake. After the consumer was able to hit the brake everything returned to normal. This cruise control issue occurred Tuesday, Jan. 1, 1901.
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#32 - Cruise Control problem of the 2006 Toyota Avalon
The vehicle involved was a 2006 Toyota Avalon. The vehicle's vehicle identification number (VIN) was 4T1BK36BX6_. Laser cruise control system: when the system detects a vehicle/object within the programmed following distance it slows the vehicle as designed. When the vehicle/object then leaves the detection zone the vehicle will, if it has slowed significantly, suddenly down shift and accelerate very quickly. This could lead to loss of control and possibly cause a collision with another vehicle if you have changed lanes to overtake the vehicle that caused you to slow. I cannot think that the manufacturer intended the system to work in this manner , but it seems to be common across all of these vehicles and not a failure. It was Friday, June 30, 2006 when this cruise control issue happened.
#33 - Cruise Control problem of the 2006 Toyota Avalon
The car involved was a 2006 Toyota Avalon. Driving on a two lane highway, using the ir laser cruise control, and following a pickup truck at a speed below the "set" speed of the cruise system. As we approached a traffic signal the truck slowed and my cruise applied the brakes on my 2006 Toyota Avalon as it should. I applied the brake to disengage the cruise and to bring the car to a stop behind the pickup. At that point, everything appeared to be totally normal. But at a speed of approximately 30 mph the brake petal suddenly went to the floor and there was no evidence of any brakes. (total brake failure). I managed to find a hole thru the traffic, by entering the oncoming lane, and ran thru the intersection (against the red light), and managed to avoid vehicles at the light by turning left 90 degrees. Fortunately, other drivers at the intersection apparently saw me coming and held their positions. The car finally stopped rolling about 100 yards beyond the intersection. I shifted into "park" and tried to assess the situation. The engine continued to run, and when I stepped on the brakes again, the pedal responded as normal. The light on the dash indicated that the cruise control was disengaged, and there was no other warning light noticed. I had the vehicle transported to scottsboro, al by flatbed truck. It has been at the Toyota dealers for the past six days. They checked the computer for codes, and tell me that no codes were stored. They also said they called Toyota to see if they have any experience with a failure of this nature, and Toyota apparently told them they did not. Inspection of the vehicle did turn up a problem with the ir laser sensor, which was misaligned, but the dealer told me that would not cause a brake failure. Inability to stop a vehicle is a significant safety issue. Had the traffic pulled into the intersection as they should have, I would have had no place to go, and an serious accident would have occurred. The failure date was 07/30/07.
Other Vehicle Speed Control related problems of Toyota Avalon:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Vehicle Speed Control problems||218|
|Car Accelerates On Its Own problems||107|
|Cruise Control problems||62|
|Accelerator Pedal problems||51|
|Accelerator Stuck problems||24|
|Speed Control Cable problems||5|
|Speed Control Linkage problems||3|
|Speed Control Springs problems||2|
|Car Throttle Stuck problems||1|