2012-2014 Toyota Camry Transmission Issue

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CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin:

  • 2012 Toyota Camry
  • 2013 Toyota Camry
  • 2014 Toyota Camry

The problem: Affected Toyota cars may exhibit a brief, intermittent transmission shudder while driving under light loads between 25 and 50 mph. This is due to a combination of an engine control module software glitch and a faulty torque converter in the vehicle.

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Corrective action: Toyota dealers will replace the torque converter and update the ECM software.

Warranty info: This repair is being done under the Toyota powertrain warranty of five years or 60,000 miles, whichever comes first.

What owners should do: Call your local Toyota dealer with your vehicle’s identification number to determine if it’s involved in this service bulletin. You can also call Toyota at 800-331-4331 or NHTSA at 888-327-4236. Reference TSB No. SB0034-14R2.

Need to find a dealer for service? Go to Service & Repair to find a local dealer.

Editor’s note: This is only one of dozens of service bulletins issued each month by automakers. Please check your automaker’s website to see if your vehicle has any service bulletins pending.

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