2006 Toyota COROLLA Engine And Engine Cooling Problems, Complaints and Defects, Recalls and Failures

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2006 Toyota COROLLA Engine And Engine Cooling Problems, Complaints and Defects

 Issue ID674498
 Internal NHTSA #10227185
 ManufacurerTOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION
 BrandTOYOTA
 ModelCOROLLA
 Model Year2006
 File date02/05/08
 ComponentENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Product type codeVEHICLE
 Description of the problemI was driving to work around 1:30 am on 5/02/2008 when the vehicle just quit running. The check engine light came on and then the engine shut down. I tried to restart the vehicle with no luck. I called my wife to come and get me so i could call a towing service to get the car home. I than connected the car to my personal engine scanner and pulled a trouble code p0607 control module performance. I looked online to see if anyone else had this problem and found that toyota has a technical service bulletin for no start condition. Bulletin # eg049r. I contacted toyota the next day and had the car towed to the dealership so they could trouble shoot it. They told me what i already new. That the engine control module was faulty. They also said because my vehicle had 111,146 miles on it that it was out of warranty. I contacted toyota customer service to try and get them to repair it under goodwill since they have a bulletin out regarding faulty control modules. I was contacted on 5/8/2008 and told that toyota would not offer me any type of goodwill coverage because i didn't have any prior repair work done at the toyota dealer and i was beyond the normal warranty. I explained to them that i do all my own maint. On my vehicles since i am a mechanic by trade. They said they were aware of the bulletin but the still were not willing to offer any type of good faith warranty. My case number with toyota is 2008 0502 0992. After talking to a few local dealers i deal with i have found that they are replacing quite a few of these faulty processors under warranty. Some dealers stock as many as 3 control units on the shelf at one time. My feeling is that they are warranting most of them people are not aware of the big picture. The processor is a $700. 00 item. I wonder how many are really going bad. Should this be a national recall?
 Vehicle Mileage at Failure111146
Number of Occurences1
Source of the issueNHTSA WEB SITE
 City and StateSAINT JOHN, IN
VIN pattern 1NXBR32E96ZXXXXXX
 Was vehicle invloved in a crash?N
 Was vehicle involved in a fire?N
 Was incedent reported to police?N
 Was medical attention required?
 Was part original equipment?
No. of injured persons0
No. of fatalities0
 Date of purchase17/01/21
Was original owner?N
Anti-lock brakesN
Cruise controlN
Number of cylinders4
Drive train type
Transmission type
 Vehicle speed35
 DoT tire identifier
 Tire size
 Location of tire code
 Type of tire failure code
 Was defective tire repaired?
 Date of manufacture
Type of child seat code
Type of restraint
 Dealer's nameTEAM TOYOTA
 Dealer's telephone number219-924-8100
 Dealer's cityHIGHLAND
 Dealer's state codeIN
 Dealer's ZIP code46322
  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure?

    Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.
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