Engine Oil Leaking problems of the 2008 Toyota Highlander
Three problems associated with engine oil leaking have been reported for the 2008 Toyota Highlander.
Engine Oil Leaking problem #1
The vehicle was a 2008 Toyota Highlander. The contact stated that after parking the vehicle, he noticed a large amount of oil in the driveway. The contact checked the oil level and it showed that there was no oil in the vehicle. He then added oil and found a steady stream leak from a rubber hose. The contact purchased an after market metal hose and replaced the defective hose. He then drained the oil and found that there were metal shavings in the oil, which he assumed came from the bearings. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The vehicle had not been repaired. The failure and current mileage was 64,000. This engine oil leaking issue occurred 06/14/13.
Engine Oil Leaking problem #2
Vehicle identification number (VIN) of the vehicle is JTEDS42A58_. 2008 Toyota Highlander. Consumer is not satisfied with decision on her Toyota the consumer stated the vehicle was leaking oil and the cover had to be resealed. The right front main oil seal was replaced as well. The failure date was Jan. 1, 1901.
Engine Oil Leaking problem #3
The vehicle involved was a 2008 Toyota Highlander. Went to local dealer to get oil change, 15 minutes later oil leak all out from bottom. Dealer said that it was a hose malfunction, but no recall, car is only two yrs old. This issue happened on August 17, 2010.
Other Engine And Engine Cooling related problems of the 2008 Toyota Highlander:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Engine And Engine Cooling problems||4|
|Engine Oil Leaking problems||3|
|Engine Rattling And Whining Sounds problems||2|
|Manifold/header/muffler/tail Pipe problems||1|
|Car Stall problems||1|
|Engine Cooling System problems||1|
|Engine Exhaust System problems||1|
|Water Pump problems||1|