hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
129,000 miles

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problem #2

Jun 152011


  • 158,000 miles
The rear differential housing has rusted through causing its oil to leak out.

- Bryan, OH, USA

problem #1

May 062011


  • 100,000 miles
2002 Toyota 4 runner rusted out rear axle housing. Rear axle housing leaks oil due to rust erosion on the rear axle cover.

- 14450, NY, USA