2001 Toyota Camry - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2001 Toyota Camry

395 problems have been reported for the 2001 Toyota Camry.
The following chart shows the 24 most common problems for 2001 Toyota Camry.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling
with 67 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's vehicle speed control
(51 problems).

In our research we use the PPMY index to compare the reliability of vehicles. The PPMY index of a certain model is defined as the problems reported per thousand vehicles per Year. The total sales of the 2001 Toyota Camry in the United States are 312,208 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Toyota Camry owners in the last 17 years is 395, and the age of the vehicle is 17, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service
years since the debut of the 2001 Toyota Camry in 2001.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2018

4

2017

3

2016

3

2015

9

2014

13

2013

7

2012

14

2011

11

2010

23

2009

26

2008

22

2007

16

2006

31

2005

17

2004

26

2003

37

2002

32

2001

7

Compare the 2001 Toyota Camry with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Toyota Camry,
the following table can be used to compare the 2001 Toyota Camry
with the Toyota Camry from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2001 Camry is 395
while the average number of problems reported for the 23 model years of the Toyota Camry is 720.

Table 3. Compare the 2001 Toyota Camry with other model years