check engine light goes on and off

Asked by Apr 06, 2015 at 03:26 PM about the 2011 Toyota Camry

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I own a 2011 camry xle and the check engine light goes on and off whenever. I keep checking the fuel cap but everything seem ok there. I'm being told I need spark plugs and an oxygen sensor. Not sure if this is accurate, the car is running just fine.

4 Answers

8,045

take the car to a muffler shop most do free exaust system checks and that will either conferm the o2 sensor or rule it out

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

The Denso iridium Spark Plugs from the factory are good for 100,000+ miles. And a 2011 no way will need an 02 sensor. You need an OBDII scan to find out why the CEL comes on. If you buy cheap gas, it might foul the 02 sensor but not ruin it. And by cheap gas, I mean from convenience stores, always buy name-brand gas. It has detergents cheap gas doesn't. If you have 100,000 on it then you may have been advised right however.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Where do I get an OBDII scan? And thanks guys you have been very helpful !! I was afraid I'm being ripped off.

8,045

autozone or oriellys any car parts store really

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Camry

Looking for a Used Camry in your area?

CarGurus has 74,333 nationwide Camry listings starting at $295.

ZIP:

Toyota Camry Experts

  • #1
    Reelin68
    Reputation
    13,500
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    4,630
  • #3
    tenspeed
    Reputation
    3,010
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord
1,119 Great Deals out of 62,342 listings starting at $1,199
Used Toyota Corolla
901 Great Deals out of 57,654 listings starting at $1,488
Used Honda Civic
796 Great Deals out of 73,925 listings starting at $1,400
Used Nissan Altima
1,012 Great Deals out of 75,707 listings starting at $1,300
Used Toyota Avalon
222 Great Deals out of 17,054 listings starting at $1,988
Used Toyota RAV4
819 Great Deals out of 51,136 listings starting at $1,500
Used Hyundai Sonata
729 Great Deals out of 50,248 listings starting at $500
Used Nissan Maxima
285 Great Deals out of 23,297 listings starting at $799
Used Toyota Highlander
426 Great Deals out of 28,268 listings starting at $1,999
Used Honda CR-V
824 Great Deals out of 55,278 listings starting at $1,750
Used Ford Fusion
1,056 Great Deals out of 71,254 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota 4Runner
291 Great Deals out of 22,121 listings starting at $1,750
Used Toyota Tacoma
629 Great Deals out of 43,328 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,085 Great Deals out of 71,439 listings starting at $2,499
Used Toyota Prius
338 Great Deals out of 17,192 listings starting at $1,634

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Toyota Camry For Sale
31,278 listings starting at $20,828
2017 Toyota Camry For Sale
40 Great Deals out of 7,863 listings starting at $13,495
2016 Toyota Camry For Sale
118 Great Deals out of 5,991 listings starting at $9,995
2015 Toyota Camry For Sale
134 Great Deals out of 5,201 listings starting at $9,889
2014 Toyota Camry For Sale
279 Great Deals out of 7,397 listings starting at $8,800

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.