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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

1997 Toyota Camry electrical problems

electrical problem

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1997 Toyota Camry Owner Comments

problem #3

May 222003

Camry

  • miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

When the key was out of the ignition the vehicle tried to start up on its own and then it caught on fire.

- Shelton, WA, USA

problem #2

Sep 081999

(reported on)

Camry

  • miles
Ignition switch/lock.

- Canoga Park, CA, USA

problem #1

Feb 011999

(reported on)

Camry

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Intermittent problem with ignition key assembly occurs, force key to turn on engine.

- Newport Be, CA, USA

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