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Experience:  16 years of experience
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JA: . What seems to be the problem? Customer: I am being

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JA: Hello. What seems to be the problem?
Customer: I am being told my engine is bad...however, I was told that before on my sister's exact same model. 1996 toyota camry, but there was a minor "filter" that needed to be replaced, can't remeber where? I need to know what that minor filter is?
JA: How many miles are on the car? How has your mileage been lately?
Customer: 200k. fine
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: It's curently at a mechanic' shop
JA: Any recent repairs?
Customer: oil change
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Toyota Mechanic should know about your Toyota?
Customer: nope
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Ted Ritter replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for postingDid they tell you why you need a new engine? They must have given you some explanation as to what happened to it.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I"m workingg on this for a friend. I'll find out.
Expert:  Ted Ritter replied 1 year ago.
Thanks, ***** ***** , I would really need as much information as possible as to why they are recommending a complete engine replacement. You mentioned recent repair, oil change, is it at the same shop that did the oil change?