really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
9,400 miles

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2006 Toyota RAV4 steering problems

steering problem

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2006 Toyota RAV4 Owner Comments

problem #1

Dec 272006

RAV4 4WD 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 9,400 miles


- the contact stated that his 2006 Toyota Rav4 accelerated while his foot was on the brake. The contact took the vehicle to dealer and the computer was replaced. On 12/27/06 the contact stated he was involved in an accident. While his foot was on the brake and he was stopped at a light, the vehicle lurched forward and struck the vehicle in front of him. The contact heard a loud noise before the incident. The failure mileage on the vehicle was 94000. The contact was able to drive the vehicle. There was damage to the front of the vehicle. The dealer told the contact that the front end damage will need to be repaired before they can diagnose errors in the computer. The contact has a police report and a repair invoice from the first incident. When making turns left or right the consumer indicated that the steering wheel felt hard. The dealer ordered a power steering computer. Updated 02/16/07.

- Bronx, NY, USA

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