2013 Toyota Camry - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2013 Toyota Camry

259 problems have been reported for the 2013 Toyota Camry. The following chart shows the 19 most common problems for 2013 Toyota Camry. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's power train with 42 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's equipment (37 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2013 Toyota Camry

small car iamge PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

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 2013 Toyota Camry in the United States are 249,267 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Toyota Camry owners in the last 6 years is 259, and the age of the vehicle is 6, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

      PPMY Index = 259 / 249,267 / 6 * 1000 = 0.17.

For more information, refer to this page: A study of reliability comparison across Toyota Camry model year vehicles.

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2013 Toyota Camry in 2013.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
9
  2018
28
  2017
30
  2016
37
  2015
29
  2014
44
  2013
82

small car iamge Compare the 2013 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 2013 Toyota Camry with the Toyota Camry from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2013 Camry is 259 while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Toyota Camry is 714.

Table 3. Compare the 2013 Toyota Camry with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Camry
10
  2018 Camry
221
  2017 Camry
66
  2016 Camry
122
  2015 Camry
184
  2014 Camry
343
  2013 Camry
259
  2012 Camry
544
  2011 Camry
606
  2010 Camry
648
  2009 Camry
1,314
  2008 Camry
1,079
  2007 Camry
3,404
  2006 Camry
482
  2005 Camry
976
  2004 Camry
956
  2003 Camry
935
  2002 Camry
1,199
  2001 Camry
401
  2000 Camry
640
  1999 Camry
761
  1998 Camry
744
  1997 Camry
679
  1996 Camry
564


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