really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
24,750 miles

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2008 Toyota Sienna brakes problems

brakes problem

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2008 Toyota Sienna Owner Comments

problem #2

Jan 302010


  • 39,500 miles


Information redacted pursuant to the Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA), 5 U.S.C. 552(B)(6) Toyota Sienna le 2008 did not stop when braking. Issue with acceleration on tachometer after braking. I have taken the vehicle to Toyota collision center on 2/1/10 the first business day after the accident. The collision center hold onto my vehicle till 2/15/10 [xxx] mention he will start working on it and every time he ask me if I will file a claim which he state the vehicle would take longer to repair then. And be ready this wed 2/24/10 which I call yesterday and he mentioned he was not sure. I have tried to find a lawyer (1800lawyers) but they did not want to take cases relating to Toyota. Now I'm without me vehicle for several weeks and I cannot do anything. I have reported this issue with Toyota case[xxx] and I have geico insurance case [xxx] (1800654-5896 ext 5608 [xxx] ). I was traveling westbound, sunny day, clear road with my wife and child. The vehicle in front stopped, I pressed on the brakes to stop, first the tachometer sped up then their was not braking. I was traveling 15-20 miles per hours at the time on regular street. I have been without my vehicle for almost one month which I need the car for work.

- Rancho Cordova, CA, USA

problem #1

Oct 192009


  • 10,000 miles
Hi I have a Toyota Sienna 2009.it has only 11,000 miles on it. I do the maintenance on time. Two months back I drive a 800 mile to other state. After 200 miles we notice that we can't control the car on time. We go the near by Toyota dealership. They told me they checked the brakes and told me that everything is fine. When we went back to Chicago again we went to the dealership they give the same answer. Now we are driving the car slowly and so carefully. I think my car is having the same issues the other Toyota cars having. Pls do the something.

- Skokie, IL, USA

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