Toyota

Have Toyota Questions? Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Toyota

2007 Toyota Rav4 6 cyl - check engine light on with VSC and

Customer Question
4WD. Carchip shows P0100...
2007 Toyota Rav4 6 cyl - check engine light on with VSC and 4WD. Carchip shows P0100, P2565, and P0083 OBD II codes at 12/31/09 9:18AM when I pressed hard on the brake in slippery conditions.
Toyota says I need an Oil Control Valve replaced.

Does this make sense?
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Toyota
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Answered in 9 minutes by:
1/3/2010
Toyota Mechanic: Skyvisions, ASE Certified Technician replied 8 years ago
Skyvisions
Skyvisions, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Toyota
Satisfied Customers: 14,541
Experience: Toyota Master Diagnostic
Verified

P2565, and P0083 these are not valid code numbers for a 2007 RAV4 with a six cylinder engine are you sure you have the right code numbers or the right year and model?

 

 

Skyvisions

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 8 years ago

I do have a 2007 Rav4 6 cyl. Carchip Pro which plugs into the OBD II port records all kinds of stuff every second of every trip. The P0100, P2565, and P0083 codes were captured by Carchip Pro at the exact time that the check engine, VSC and 4WD lights went on. As I mentioned before, after 6 or so engine restarts, the check engine, VSC, and 4WD lights finally went out.

 

I just plugged in an OBD II PocketScan and it only showed 1 code - P0025. I can't get any history with the PocketScan device. The Carchip Pro captures all the history.

 

Hope this information helps.

Toyota Mechanic: Skyvisions, ASE Certified Technician replied 8 years ago

There is a technical service bulletin to deal with this issue that part number is XXXXX this problem is being taken care of by Toyota under warranty for five years and 60,000 miles. This 2GR engine is having major valve train problems and VVTI actuators issues. There is a ongoing problem and they're updating the actuators and control valves. This will cause anything from multiple codes to valvetrain ticking noises.

 

Skyvisions

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Is part T-SB-0094-09 called the oil control valve? Should it be covered under my extended warranty (i.e. 70K miles) since my mileage is 51K?
Toyota Mechanic: Skyvisions, ASE Certified Technician replied 8 years ago

In the reply above I miss typed I meant to say or type that it was the bulletin number not the part number. If you have Toyota extra care this repair should be covered under the extended warranty. Even at 51,000 miles you still would be covered for 5 years and 60,000 miles.

 

Skyvisions

Skyvisions
Skyvisions, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Toyota
Satisfied Customers: 14,541
Experience: Toyota Master Diagnostic
Verified
Skyvisions and 87 other Toyota Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Ask Skyvisions Your Own Question
Skyvisions
Skyvisions
Skyvisions, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Toyota
Satisfied Customers: 14,541
14,541 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Toyota Master Diagnostic

Skyvisions is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU!! I've got my baby back. Tomorrow I will get a tank of high octane, remove the top, go for a long long ride and enjoy my car. THANK YOU!

JugheadUSA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

Auto Technician

1,001 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Marty

Marty

ASE Certified Technician

180 satisfied customers

ASE & Bosch Master Tech. 30 years experience.

Amedee

Amedee

Toyota Technician

1,229 satisfied customers

ASE certified tech advanced level specialist. Wisconsin certified emissions state inspector

Anthony

Anthony

ASE Certified Technician

401 satisfied customers

ASE Master Automobile Technician with over 20 years exp. in this field.

Richard

Richard

ASE Certified Technician

9 satisfied customers

Toyota tech. ASE Certified Technician

Skyvisions

Skyvisions

ASE Certified Technician

14,541 satisfied customers

Toyota Master Diagnostic

Genchi Genbutsu

Genchi Genbutsu

Toyota Master Technician

3,761 satisfied customers

Toyota Certified Master Diagnostic Technician, ASE Master Technician with L1 Advanced Engine

< Previous | Next >

Related Toyota Questions
Brake lights stay on.. I'm trying to figure out where to get
Brake lights stay on.. I'm trying to figure out where to get the plastic bumper thing as I've found it all over the floor after I pulled out the switch to the brake … read more
Todd M
Todd M
Owner
ASE Certification
1,487 satisfied customers
New brakes and rotors all around, good pedal until engine
new brakes and rotors all around, good pedal until engine start up, pedal goes down almost to floor, very spongy feel, power bled system , no air . … read more
Mechanic01
Mechanic01
1,716 satisfied customers
Can't start car, brake pedal engaged. Tried jumping because
Can't start car, brake pedal engaged. Tried jumping because thought low battery but still not working.… read more
David Craig
David Craig
OWNER/MECHANIC
Associates
4,414 satisfied customers
Brake problem. Toyota highlander 2007. It was at a repair
Brake problem JA: What is the make/model/year of your car? Customer: toyota highlander 2007 JA: Are you fixing your Highlander yourself? What have you tried so far? Customer: It was at a repair shop J… read more
David Craig
David Craig
OWNER/MECHANIC
Associates
4,414 satisfied customers
The sensitivity of the brake pedal on my 2013 Toyota Sequoia
the sensitivity of the brake pedal on my 2013 Toyota Sequoia seems to be off. Used to be where the vehicle would remain motionless when I softly rest my foot on the brake pedal. Now, I need to press i… read more
Skyvisions
Skyvisions
ASE Certified Technician
14,541 satisfied customers
The toyota red brake light turned on and then turned off
hi the toyota red brake light turned on and then turned off after a couple of minutes … read more
Pete
Pete
Independent Auto Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
138 satisfied customers
Brake system is not functioning appropriately. 2003 camry
brake system is not functioning appropriately JA: What is the model/year of your Toyota? Customer: 2003 camry toyota JA: Are you fixing your Camry yourself? What have you tried so far? Customer: no wi… read more
Gunvir Singh
Gunvir Singh
1,817 satisfied customers
2009 toyota venza, below freezing the brake peddle will not
2009 toyota venza, below freezing the brake peddle will not mash to let motor start. This is after car sits all night. once weather warms above freezing the barkes will depress and car will start … read more
TIM MOHR
TIM MOHR
SHOP OWNER
Master's Degree
8,037 satisfied customers
Check engine and brake warning lights go on and off. Stays
check engine and brake warning lights go on and off … read more
Pete
Pete
Independent Auto Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
138 satisfied customers
The tail lights are not working but the brake lights and
the tail lights are not working but the brake lights and license plate lights and the turn signals all work...? … read more
Todd M
Todd M
Owner
ASE Certification
1,487 satisfied customers
I need to bleed the brakes but I've gotten conflicting
I need to bleed the brakes but I've gotten conflicting information about the proper bleed sequence for a 2003 toyota avalon. … read more
kalamykid
kalamykid
Pactor automotive
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
97 satisfied customers
2007 Toyota Avalon brake lights and center brake light do
2007 Toyota Avalon brake lights and center brake light do not work. Changed 15 Amp fuse and checked the 7.5… read more
David Craig
David Craig
OWNER/MECHANIC
Associates
4,414 satisfied customers
The brake lights stay on unless you wiggle the brake pedal.
The brake lights stay on unless you wiggle the brake pedal. Have a 03 mr2 … read more
Ron Z.
Ron Z.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2 satisfied customers
Check engine light, brake light and hazard symbol are all
check engine light, brake light and hazard symbol are all on. … read more
Skyvisions
Skyvisions
ASE Certified Technician
14,541 satisfied customers
ABS brake RED light on but brake works, brake system warning
brake system warning lights too after reset code it works fine for 100 KMs then its appears again … read more
ricardo hohl
ricardo hohl
automotive instructor
Associate Degree
1,818 satisfied customers
Brake lights won't turn on. Replaced Brake Light switch.
Brake lights won't turn on. Replaced Brake Light switch. That did not correct the problem. Cannot find brake light fuse on my 2004 corolla le in the fuse box inside the engine. There is no fuse box be… read more
Toyota Service
Toyota Service
Toyota Dealership Service & CR Manager
1,344 satisfied customers
Engine won't start. All the electrical comes on but brake
Engine won't start. All the electrical comes on but brake won't depress and start engine. It happened yesterday but started after some time. Same problem this morning … read more
sprinkles08
sprinkles08
Technician
High School or GED
11 satisfied customers
My engine brake on a 2011 club car keeps grabbing especially
my engine brake on a 2011 club car keeps grabbing especially first run in the morning of on wet days. I have had it in to technician several times, the last time he adjusted it to moderate but changes… read more
Mechanic01
Mechanic01
1,716 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x