2008 Toyota Camry - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2008 Toyota Camry

1,033 problems have been reported for the 2008 Toyota Camry.
The following chart shows the 24 most common problems for 2008 Toyota Camry.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's visibility
with 237 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's equipment
(154 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 2008 Toyota Camry in the United States are 195,054 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Toyota Camry owners in the last 10 years is 1033, and the age of the vehicle is 10, 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 2008 Toyota Camry in 2008.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2018

28

2017

44

2016

67

2015

80

2014

134

2013

106

2012

105

2011

170

2010

121

2009

84

2008

4

Compare the 2008 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 2008 Toyota Camry
with the Toyota Camry from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2008 Camry is 1,033
while the average number of problems reported for the 23 model years of the Toyota Camry is 712.

Table 3. Compare the 2008 Toyota Camry with other model years