Engine light flashes and brake light on

Asked by May 30, 2016 at 08:02 PM about the 2001 Toyota Camry LE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My engine light has been on since I bought
the car. A couple weeks my spark plug blew
out and it started knocking and shaking we
got it home and replaced the spark plugs
and put it back in but now it reads the 4 th
cylinder is misfiring. It's died twice on start
up and now when first accelerating it
doesn't want to go so I kick it down and it
seems that after it gets out of first gear it
drives ok but the engine light flashes
inconsistently. My brake light has also
came on when this all started. Any guesses
as to what is wrong?

2 Answers

11,585

Engine light flashing is from misfiring of cylinders, Brake light can be from low fluid level to other issues scan the vehicle again write down all codes...The spark plug was loose and blew out? stripped threads? This Toyota needs a complete check out! is the 4 Cylinder?

1,070

Krissy...did you ever resolve the issues with this vehicle. What was the final fix?

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Oil light flashes when I step on the brake hard 3 answers

    Hi - does anyone know why the oil light flashes every time I step on the brake hard at any speed? I just took my car to the repair shop to change oil about 3 weeks ago. My car is a 2007 Camry. Th...

    2007 Toyota Camry LE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Camry check engine light flashing? 7 answers

    The check engine light started flashing on the freeway earlier today on my 1996 Camry. It felt like it is choking and loosing power wile accelerating. A few days ago my father in law took a look and...

    1996 Toyota Camry LE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Blinking check engine light 8 answers

    I have an 09 Camry and the check engine light started flashing and car started to shake. What does that mean?

    2009 Toyota Camry LE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • brake lights are not on 3 answers

    I have a Toyota Camry CE year 2000 with an issue the brake light is not on for night driving but when I step on the brake then both brake lights are on but soon I release the brake it go off and rem...

    2000 Toyota Camry

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • check engine light flashes 1 answer

    i have a 01 Toyota Camry and the check engine light flashes and the car has started to spit and jerk after I take off anybody have any idea

    2001 Toyota Camry LE

    -

    General

Camry

Looking for a Used Camry in your area?

CarGurus has 90,858 nationwide Camry listings starting at $1,300.

ZIP:

Search Toyota Camry Questions

Toyota Camry Experts

#1 Reelin68
Reelin68
Reputation 11,690
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 5,840
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 4,170
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord
705 Great Deals out of 81,926 listings starting at $500
Used Toyota Corolla
728 Great Deals out of 74,096 listings starting at $1,790
Used Honda Civic
487 Great Deals out of 80,458 listings starting at $558
Used Nissan Altima
778 Great Deals out of 76,999 listings starting at $470
Used Toyota Avalon
211 Great Deals out of 13,604 listings starting at $1,475
Used Toyota RAV4
565 Great Deals out of 65,613 listings starting at $999
Used Hyundai Sonata
489 Great Deals out of 49,603 listings starting at $1,300
Used Nissan Maxima
266 Great Deals out of 25,822 listings starting at $2,545
Used Toyota Highlander
348 Great Deals out of 24,084 listings starting at $2,900
Used Honda CR-V
667 Great Deals out of 55,844 listings starting at $2,090
Used Chevrolet Malibu
748 Great Deals out of 88,201 listings starting at $1,900
Used Toyota Prius
170 Great Deals out of 19,891 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota 4Runner
285 Great Deals out of 20,392 listings starting at $2,700
Used Toyota Tacoma
526 Great Deals out of 37,483 listings starting at $2,950

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
12 Great Deals out of 19,518 listings starting at $15,932
2016 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
29 Great Deals out of 1,823 listings starting at $12,500
2015 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
26 Great Deals out of 1,469 listings starting at $10,999
2014 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
51 Great Deals out of 1,866 listings starting at $8,295
2013 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 478 listings starting at $8,995