is my engine under new enhancement warranty for oil consumption the engine blew up with now warning

Asked by Aug 07, 2016 at 08:45 AM about the 2007 Toyota Camry LE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

5 Answers

257,925

Contact your Toyota dealer or Toyota customer service...http://www.toyota.com/support/contact-us

257,925

http://www.toyotaproblems.com/trends/excessive-oil-consumption/

my 2007 TOYOTA CAMRY LE ENGINE BLEW UP DUE TO OIL CONSUMPTION PROBLEM. EVEN THOUGH THEY ARE EXTENDING WARRANTY, FOR OIL CONSUMPTION ISSUE THEY SAID THEY WILL MOST LIKELY DENY CLAIM AS THEY CANT TEST IT SINCE IT WILL NOT DRIVE. I HAVE ALL RECORDS OF MAINTAINING VEHICLE. HOWEVER THEY SAY THEY CANNOT TEST IT BECAUSE IT WONT START. I HAD NO WARNING SIGNS, ETC., THERE WAS A PROBLEM COULD ANYONE ADVISE ME ON WHAT TO DO. THEY WANT ME TO TOW IT THERE BUT I DONT WANT TO TOW IT JUST FOR THEM TO TELL ME AGAIN THEY CANNOT TEST IT SINCE IT DOES NOT RUN. AND ON TOP OF THAT, THE CARS WITH OIL CONSUMPTION PROBLEMS HAS MY EXACT VIN NUMBER!! PLEASE HELP. ALSO I ASKED FOR THE CEO PHONE NUMBER AND ADDRESS AND THEY DENIED ME THAT INFORMATION!

1,360

I assume this vehicle has the 2.5 4 Cylinder engine. If so...Toyota will most likely claim you should have noticed the OIL LIGHT ON just before your engine "blew up".......and...you should have stopped the vehicle for a tow to the Dealership. These Engines are known to run out of oil BETWEEN regular scheduled oil changes. Toyota knows this and are usually inclined to warranty the engine up to 150.000 miles or 10 years......if....you had your oil changes at the Toyota Dealer. Thus...they have records of regular service. If you had your vehicle serviced else where....well....they may not trust your records. So...what to do???. I would be inclined to have the vehicle towed to the dealership for and inspection of the engine. Be NICE and co-operative...non threatening....and ask for their help in providing "guidance". Mean while...while they are checking out the car....go on line and join the class action lawsuit on this issue. Do not tell any body. If Toyota will not make a deal with you.....the lawsuit is your Plan B. Good Luck.

2,200

Divarable....what ever happened with your vehicle.....any luck with he Dealership?

Your Answer

Camry

Looking for a Used Camry in your area?

CarGurus has 82,535 nationwide Camry listings starting at $999.

ZIP:

Toyota Camry Experts

  • #1
    Reelin68
    Reputation
    13,670
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    4,680
  • #3
    tenspeed
    Reputation
    3,030
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord
1,014 Great Deals out of 60,157 listings starting at $1,099
Used Toyota Corolla
808 Great Deals out of 55,173 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Civic
788 Great Deals out of 70,037 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Altima
1,026 Great Deals out of 78,794 listings starting at $1,695
Used Toyota Avalon
224 Great Deals out of 16,955 listings starting at $1,499
Used Toyota RAV4
729 Great Deals out of 47,065 listings starting at $1,195
Used Hyundai Sonata
743 Great Deals out of 50,912 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Highlander
473 Great Deals out of 31,575 listings starting at $2,500
Used Nissan Maxima
261 Great Deals out of 23,019 listings starting at $1,400
Used Honda CR-V
769 Great Deals out of 57,949 listings starting at $1,850
Used Ford Fusion
950 Great Deals out of 68,054 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Tacoma
584 Great Deals out of 45,040 listings starting at $1,790
Used Toyota Prius
308 Great Deals out of 16,269 listings starting at $1,200
Used Chevrolet Malibu
982 Great Deals out of 65,622 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota 4Runner
274 Great Deals out of 23,482 listings starting at $2,300

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
16,329 listings starting at $20,102
2017 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
12 Great Deals out of 1,404 listings starting at $13,495
2016 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
44 Great Deals out of 1,727 listings starting at $10,980
2015 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
29 Great Deals out of 1,370 listings starting at $10,350
2014 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
71 Great Deals out of 1,632 listings starting at $7,990

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.