Toyota

Have Toyota Questions? Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Toyota

My 6 cyl 95 camry has a check engine light on and needed to

Customer Question
be smogged today in calif...
my 6 cyl 95 camry has a check engine light on and needed to be smogged today in calif. the tech at the shop extracted a failure code referring to an automatic trans solenoid(s) as being the failure. He cautioned me that the trans itself might need to be replaced to fix the problem, but the solinoids must be replaced first in order to determine if that's the case. The car runs and shifts okay from my perspective... I need some enlightenment on this subject. I am a Journeyman Mechanic myself, but haven't twisted a wrench since 1998 so the technology is a bit forgein.
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Toyota
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Answered in 2 minutes by:
4/12/2016
Toyota Mechanic: tims auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago
tims auto repair
Category: Toyota
Satisfied Customers: 16,086
Experience: owns a repair shop....25 years
Verified
Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.I will do my best to assist you.what is the code#'S YOU GET?
Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
something like a "shift 1"..?
Toyota Mechanic: tims auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago
what engine do you have?
Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Toyota Mechanic: tims auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago
you dont know the code number?
Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
6 cyl... not at home right now... left the RO there....L01? not sure. the guy said it was the "shift solinoid pack"
Toyota Mechanic: tims auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago
okif you are getting a code for the sooenoid and you havent noticed the transmission slipping..i would think it only needs the solenoid
Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Toyota Mechanic: tims auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago
replace all the solenoids while you are there
Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Toyota Mechanic: tims auto repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago
PLEASE COPY AND PASTE the link below to your browser, I have uploaded more info on this there please copy and paste the link below to your main browser[INTERNET EXPLORER or FIREFOX].https://www.dropbox.com/s/nmy40lmoyg3sctt/0411-toyota-S1.doc?dl=0.if the link doesn’t work that way, try it this waythanks.www.dropbox.com/s/nmy40lmoyg3sctt/0411-toyota-S1.doc?dl=0. If you are satisfied with my answer, Please Rate my answer by clicking the rating button so I can get credit for my work. I’m not always going to be giving you good news, so please don't let this stand in the way of you accepting my answer. .it does not cost you more money and we will still be able to communicate, ,.please understand, i can not see, hear or touch the vehicle and only know what you tell me. Bonuses and positive feedback are appreciated.. if you are not satisfied with my answer, please do not leave bad feed back ,i will gladly opt out and let another expert handle the question. .if i have sent any diagrams, please print them. .sometimes you may need to right click the image [,then save picture as]to save it to your computer so you can open it with your picture program...Please ask if you need more help
Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Ask tims auto repair Your Own Question
tims auto repair
tims auto repair
tims auto repair, mechanic
Category: Toyota
Satisfied Customers: 16,086
16,086 Satisfied Customers
Experience: owns a repair shop....25 years

tims auto repair 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

965 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Marty

Marty

ASE Certified Technician

175 satisfied customers

ASE & Bosch Master Tech. 30 years experience.

Amedee

Amedee

Toyota Technician

1,225 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

12,676 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
What is the firing order for a 2001 Camry with vin number
What is the firing order for a 2001 Camry with vin number starting with 4 to many people have different digrams … read more
kalamykid
kalamykid
Pactor automotive
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
97 satisfied customers
Check engine light is on. Stays on. 2005 Camry 4 dr. Opened
Check engine light is on. JA: Does the light stay on, or does it blink? Customer: stays on. JA: What is the model/year of your Toyota? Customer: 2005 Camry 4 dr. JA: Are you fixing your Camry yourself… read more
baddad1
baddad1
technician
High School or GED
5 satisfied customers
My 2002 Camry engine cranks when turning the key but won't
Hi, my 2002 Camry engine cranks when turning the key but won't start … read more
Gabriel Grey
Gabriel Grey
Master Service Technician
Associates
181 satisfied customers
Is it feasible to put a 1997 4cylinder Camry engine into a
Is it feasible to put a 1997 4cylinder Camry engine into a 1996 4cylinder Camry chassis? … read more
Gunvir Singh
Gunvir Singh
1,705 satisfied customers
My camry 2007 showing VSC check engine. I just bought it
i just bought it today i dont know anything about the code … read more
Gunvir Singh
Gunvir Singh
1,705 satisfied customers
2011 CAMRY 4 CYLINDER CAR RUNS VERY ROUGH AND CHECK ENGINE
2011 CAMRY 4 CYLINDER CAR RUNS VERY ROUGH AND CHECK ENGINE LIGHT COMES ON AND OFF … read more
Ron Z.
Ron Z.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2 satisfied customers
I have a 2007 Camry v6 with a 150k..my check engine light
I have a 2007 Camry v6 with a 150k..my check engine light came on brought it to my mechanic and said ignition coil 6 misfired..so I had him replace all 6 coils and spark plugs. Drove the car for a day… read more
ted ritter
ted ritter
Team Leader/toyota master tech/retired
High School or GED
2,692 satisfied customers
2010 Camry 4 engine ,automatic transmission. Do we need
2010 Camry 4 engine ,automatic transmission . Do we need change transmission fluid after drive 100000 miles. Thank you so much … read more
Ron Z.
Ron Z.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2 satisfied customers
My 1996 toyota camry has a 4cly 2.2l engine. In the last few
In the last few weeks it's been having problems staying started. 92,000k (yup that's all) automatic … read more
baddad1
baddad1
technician
High School or GED
5 satisfied customers
2001 camry making humming noise coming from engine. 160,000
2001 camry making humming noise coming from engine … read more
BOBBYSS
BOBBYSS
TECHNICIAN/ADVISOR
Associate Degree
8,343 satisfied customers
I have a 2009 camry and the vsc, anti slip and engine light
Hi i have a 2009 camry and the vsc, anti slip and engine light has come on. Ive booked my car in for a transmission service as the oils black and burnt. Just wondering if this could contribute or its … read more
Toyota Service
Toyota Service
Toyota Dealership Service & CR Manager
1,344 satisfied customers
Check engine light is on my 2003 Toyota Camry XLE. The code
Check engine light is on my 2003 Toyota Camry XLE. The code P0441, P0442, and P0446 are what the machine reads. How do i replace this? … read more
Ron Z.
Ron Z.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2 satisfied customers
Can I know a Toyota Camry 2004 with a engine 4CL (310.000
Can I know a Toyota Camry 2004 with a engine 4CL (310.000 km) ..and well general maintenance could run for how many kilometers more. It a good option to buy it? … read more
Toyota Service
Toyota Service
Toyota Dealership Service & CR Manager
1,344 satisfied customers
2004 Camry SE V6, engine light on, no throttle response
2004 Camry SE V6, engine light on, no throttle response engine just idles....suggestions … read more
Toyota Service
Toyota Service
Toyota Dealership Service & CR Manager
1,344 satisfied customers
The check engine light went on in my 1998 Toyota Camry, took
The check engine light went on in my 1998 Toyota Camry, took it to be checked out & was told it needed to have a fuel induction service. Service done but engine light back on. Returned to shop, said i… read more
ted ritter
ted ritter
Team Leader/toyota master tech/retired
High School or GED
2,692 satisfied customers
I have a 2007 toyota camry with 3.5l. I get check engine
I have a 2007 toyota camry with 3.5l. I get check engine failure codes of Po351 thru P0356. coil primary/secondary circuit malfunction. I tried replacing one coil and clearing the codes. It cranks and… read more
sprinkles08
sprinkles08
Technician
High School or GED
11 satisfied customers
1997 Toyota Camry with 4 cylinder engine. Automatic
1997 Toyota Camry with 4 cylinder engine. Automatic transmission. I noticed my coolant temp gauge went from cold to operating temp and I only drove 3 miles. The car has been sitting for at least 9 hou… read more
kalamykid
kalamykid
Pactor automotive
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
97 satisfied customers
Check hybrid system with engine light, stays on, 2011 camry
Check hybrid system with engine light JA: Does the light stay on, or does it blink? Customer: stays on JA: What is the model/year of your Toyota? Customer: 2011 camry hytbrid JA: Are you fixing your C… read more
BOBBYSS
BOBBYSS
TECHNICIAN/ADVISOR
Associate Degree
8,343 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