2017 Toyota Camry - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2017 Toyota Camry

60 problems have been reported for the 2017 Toyota Camry. The following chart shows the 15 most common problems for 2017 Toyota Camry. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's equipment with 13 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's vehicle speed control (8 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2017 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 2017 Toyota Camry in the United States are 379,621 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Toyota Camry owners in the last 2 years is 60, and the age of the vehicle is 2, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

      PPMY Index = 60 / 379,621 / 2 * 1000 = 0.08.

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 2017 Toyota Camry in 2017.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
1
  2018
24
  2017
2

small car iamge Compare the 2017 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 2017 Toyota Camry with the Toyota Camry from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2017 Camry is 60 while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Toyota Camry is 708.

Table 3. Compare the 2017 Toyota Camry with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Camry
5
  2018 Camry
203
  2017 Camry
60
  2016 Camry
119
  2015 Camry
178
  2014 Camry
332
  2013 Camry
252
  2012 Camry
536
  2011 Camry
597
  2010 Camry
641
  2009 Camry
1,308
  2008 Camry
1,061
  2007 Camry
3,394
  2006 Camry
478
  2005 Camry
974
  2004 Camry
955
  2003 Camry
934
  2002 Camry
1,199
  2001 Camry
400
  2000 Camry
639
  1999 Camry
759
  1998 Camry
744
  1997 Camry
679
  1996 Camry
564


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