10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
5 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
3 / 0
Average Mileage:
101,613 miles

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problem #4

Jul 272010

Avalon

  • 104,281 miles
The contact owns a 2002 Toyota Avalon. The contact stated that upon starting the vehicle, the air bag warning light was illuminated on the instrument panel. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer where the contact was informed that there was a damaged wire connector under the front driver seat. The vehicle was repaired yet the failure recurred approximately two months later. The vehicle was taken back to the authorized dealer where the electronic control module was repaired yet, the failure persisted. The vehicle was taken back to the dealer where the air bag sensors were replaced but to no avail. The vehicle was taken to a different dealer where the contact was informed that the wiring for the front driver side air bag exhibited a short. The vehicle was not further repaired. The failure mileage was 104,281 and the current mileage was 113,000.

- Wading River, NY, USA

problem #3

Sep 132010

Avalon

  • 39,600 miles
The contact owns a 2002 Toyota Avalon. While driving approximately 30 mph, the air bag warning light illuminated. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer where the contact was advised to have the air bags replaced. The vehicle was not repaired. The failure mileage was 39,600 and the current mileage was 39,800.

- St Augustine, FL, USA

problem #2

Jan 202009

Avalon

  • miles
Moving the driver's seat in my 2002 Toyota Avalon causes the air bag light to illuminate. Manually pushing a connector together beneath the seat - difficult as that is to reach - can extinguish the light on the console. I assume that when the light is on that the air bag restraint is inoperable. This situation is caused solely by the action of advancing or reversing the seat to allow for various size drivers. This dangerous action has occurred many times during the past 7 years that I have owned the vehicle.

- Fort Wayne, IN, USA

problem #1

Jan 022002

Avalon

  • miles
Picked up the car on 12/31/01 without any problems. Beginning 1/2/02, the front passenger SRS warning light flashed on an off intermittently. Took to dealer 1/3/02. They determined that the wiring had been incorrectly routed under the front passenger bucket seat and had become crimped when the power seat was moved. The dealer is making the repairs which includes removal of the front passenger bucket seat. I am pleased with their response, but concerned that such a problem could occur and that there may very well be more cars with the same problem.

- Hydes, MD, USA