Known for its compliant ride, quiet cabin, and coddling passenger accommodations, the Camry offers smooth, dependable transportation skewed toward comfort and convenience. All powertrains -- the 2.5-liter, 178-hp four-cylinder, the optional 3.5-liter, 268-hp V6, and the 200-hp four-cylinder hybrid -- carried over from the previous model.
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Reliability

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Reliability indicates how models have performed in the past, providing the basis for predicting how the vehicles will hold up in the year ahead. These charts provide the most comprehensive reliability information available to consumers. Based on information received from our latest subscriber survey for about 420,000 vehicles, our reliability history charts give you a rundown on how 2000 through 2019 vehicles are holding up in 17 potential trouble spots, ranging from the engine, transmission, and brakes to power equipment and the electrical system. NA indicates that we did not receive a large enough sample size to provide data for a specific year. An X indicates that the vehicle was not manufactured for a specific year.

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Owner Reported Trouble Spots

The Reliability score is based on our latest subscriber survey of 2012 Toyota Camry owners. The owner comments describe problems respondents experienced with this vehicle.

Body Integrity

Squeaks, rattles, wind noises, loose or cracked seals and/or weather-stripping, air and water leaks.

What Owners Say

Air or water leaks

"Water leaking onto floor of passenger front side, attributed by dealer to leak from channel from power sunroof. Fix would have required leaving car for several days, but I treated it myself with running recycle air mode in car and using chalk to abs"

Anonymous, MD (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"air noise at highway speeds"

Anonymous, NH (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Tire pressure system fluctuates too much"

Robert M., NY (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"after a recall maint was performed on a/c leaking onto the airbag sensor my car builds up moisture that leaks into the floor causing mildew"

Anonymous, VA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"rivet holding fire wall cracked allowing water to drain into the floorboard of drivers side of car."

Anonymous, NC (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Water leaks every time it rained because of worn out weather stripping"

Anonymous, AL (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"It just developed a serious water leak from sunroof. Haven’t had a chance to repair yet."

Mark L., NC (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Water enters the trunk during rain and car wash. Cant find the source of leak"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The water pump leak was discovered by a Toyota technician when I had the car serviced for a problem with the electrical system caused by squirrels eating cords under the hood. I was not aware there was a problem with the water pump before then"

Anonymous, FL (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Seals and/or weather-stripping

"Could be the reason for previous question, but Toyota cannot fix it"

Marv B., NH (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Air coming in slightly around doors"

Anonymous, TN (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The sun roof made a popping noise when the car went over bumps. After two visits, the sun roof was fixed. The air conditioner smelled like ammonia. The dealer did nothing about it. Told us to spray Lysol and keep the outside air vent opened (difficul"

Anonymous, TX (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"had bad fit with sun roof"

Wayne S., KS (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE)

"We heard road noise when ever we are on the road/highway. We were almost tempted to buy extra sealant to stop the noise"

Joseph C., FL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Water leaked into the trunk every time it rained because of weather stripping that was replaced by the dealer"

Anonymous, AL (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Sun roof side collapsable seal detached and reinstalled twice. Has detached a third time"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)
Squeaks or rattles

"dash rattle is noticeable. Located somewhere behind the speedometer"

Stephen B., VA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Moon roof was "rattling" and had to be completely re-installed by the dealer under warranty. We understand this was a common problem to the model and Toyota had issued a TSB for repair"

Anonymous, FL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Rattle in dash connection to firewall. Substantial effort was put into fixing it. Still rattles. Have given up"

Anonymous, MN (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"rattle in roof"

L T., AL (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"there is a subtle clunking noise from the passenger side area, almost like the door is moving going over any uneven road surface, worse when just starting, took to dealer but not able to identify"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Rattles coming from the sunroof. Dealer fixed the problem through a big campaign that was notified to all Toyota owners"

Isidro B., TX (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Rattle was caused by window in roof, ,fixed by service bulletin"

Michael H., CA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"just a noisy car squeaks rattles wind noice"

Anonymous, FL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"rattles"

Anonymous, NJ (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"sound like a screw or nut came loose and was rattling around the front seat area"

Anonymous, MA (2012 Toyota Camry 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Noise from rear 3rd brake light area. was fix under warranty"

Anonymous, NJ (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Door part broke causing noise in front door. Under warranty so about to be fixed"

Anonymous, NM (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Rattles near passenger door"

Anonymous, OH (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Rattles and other noise found twice in the top right rear and bottom left rear. Repaired under warranty"

Charles H., CA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Irritating rattle coming from around the moon roof. In for fix 4 times, never has been completely fixed. Current state is that it rattles very badly at intermittent times"

Anonymous, LA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"when backing up here a noise not shure where its coming from"

Anonymous, KY (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"sunroof rattle had to install shims"

Anonymous, TX (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Rattle in the post at the left edge of the windshield when the outside temperature is between 40 and 75. Dealer has not been able to diagnose the problem. This is a concern since the column contains an airbag"

Anonymous, PA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Shortly after I got the car, there was a continuing rattle in the headliner. This was worked on under warranty several times. The actual original noise was improved but there is still a rattle sound in the headliner. Since I normally play the soun"

Gary E., NE (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"windshield had ticking noise that dealer couldn't fix. had it replaced because of crack and noise went away. front dash speakers rattle when off"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Knocking noises in roof, fixed according to service bulletin after 1 year but now knocking again (sunroof)"

Barbara L., NM (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"sunroof makes noise, back window makes noise"

Tony C., CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Something was hitting against the exhaust system. Repair required placement of a bushing and cost about $75"

Anonymous, NE (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"creaking sounds from roof when car was on uneven surface"

E H., CA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 3.5-L V6)

"Slight annoying plastic on plastic rattle which eminates from the glove box. Most noticeable when driving between 30-60 mph with a person in the front passenger seat"

Mark E., CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Car has had occasional interior rattles which come and go based upon time and temperature of interior. Hard for dealers to pinpoint because it does not do it all the time. Car is in the shop for a vibration problem now. Car drones at 1600-1800 rpm i"

Dennis M., MA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Rattle at 60 mph. Dealer could not find the cause"

Anonymous, CT (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"We've had 2 different squeaks in the roof repaired since owning the car. It's making a 3rd noise that we haven't had fixed yet"

Anonymous, WA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Rattles in the moon roof assembly were repaired under warranty, but then reappeared. Rattles under the dashboard. Rattles in the passenger door"

Anonymous, CO (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Sunroof rattled while driving. It was very subtle. Toyota repaired it under warranty by disassembling the roof and sunroof"

Anonymous, MD (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Sounds in the door and dash. Both have been repaired under warranty but it took multiple trips to the dealer"

Anonymous, KS (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Some minor, but annoying, plastic rattles when driving on highway"

Anonymous, WA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Car went to dealer 3 times for rattle in fornt of centre console. At this time there is still a some noise. I don't have the time to go go back to dealer"

Anonymous, ON (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"bolts for the sun roof channel needed to be replaced; caused a knuckle-cracking sound when car turned; replacement bolts fixed the problem"

Anonymous, MA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"After a couple of years I noticed a slight rattle in the roofline behind the sunroof as well as a noisy armrest on the driver's side. Both are minor but annoying"

Jack C., NV (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"There was a rattle, dealer said it was rear seat belt, wrong, went to another dealer, it was something loose in the roof"

Anonymous, AZ (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"clunking sound on bumps"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"One rattle under dashboard"

Kenneth K., CO (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Some rattling sound from passenger front side that is intermittent"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Lots of squeaks and rattles with this car"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 3.5-L V6)

"sunroof inside cover rattles"

Anonymous, MN (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The car has a sun roof and some times in cornering or on a bumpy road I would hear a loud cracking sounds in the roof. The dealer installed what he called a "sound package" that took care of the problem"

Paul A., TX (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"fine rattling noise from the front part of the body, not sure from engine or body. comes from different sites at different times"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Off and on again rattle in the dash"

Sharon L., MO (2012 Toyota Camry SE 3.5-L V6)

"Squeak between console and dash. Took 3 visits to Dublin Toyota to fix"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"There are several rather loud rattles throughout the dash area"

Ronald F., CA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Noises from dashboard, window and windshield while driving"

Anonymous, CO (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Problem with sunroof squeaks and rattles. Had to pull headliner twice to fix. It was a poor assembly quality issue"

Anonymous, NV (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"The moon roof has a factory defect whereby it needs to be re shimmed. Toyota says that it doesn't happen often, however there are many owners with this problem"

Anonymous, LA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Sounds like something is on the doors of the cars"

Sandy P., GA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"the front passenger seat had a lot of rattles and had to be fixed under warranty 2 times . now that the warranty is passed i hope that it won't come back"

Anonymous, QC (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"when diving in a brisk wind something under the front end starts rattling. sounds like something is loose. have complained about it but am told that no one else has experienced the problem"

Anonymous, AR (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The car had a rattle in the headliner above the driver when I first bought it new. it was wasn't a non-stop rattle but it happened each time I drove it. I took it back to dealer and was told it was a known problem. The dealer performed the fix they"

Anonymous, WA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Rattles over head drivers side over window above drivers head"

Anonymous, NH (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"There is a rattling in the back rear passenger side that cannot be replicated by the dealer. It sounds like there are loose parts and it does not rattle all the time"

Anonymous, FL (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"WHEN THE VEHICLE WAS FROM 6 TO 7 HOURS & EVERY MORNING THE VVTI SOUNDS FOR FEW SECONS LIKE WITHOUT OIL. BUT THE DEALER SAID IT'S NORMAL"

Anonymous, PR (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"We had a problem with the body, there was a scratch down low, the body shop said it would be too hard to fix"

Robert M., NY (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Popping noise in roof when pulling into driveways"

Anonymous, TX (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Sunroof panel rattles when going over large bumps. Squeaks have developed around drivers door and dashboard"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"intermittent creaking"

Anonymous, BC (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Both front seats (electric) grind and make noise when operated"

Anonymous, WA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Sunroof noisy and rattling. Car owned only 6 weeks, but warranty will cover repair"

Anonymous, BC (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Noisy rattles that can't be identified"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"There is a loud rattle coming from glove box and dealer is unable to find it and fix it. Very annoying"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry)

"In the Dash area in the car"

Richard T., ON (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Moon roof rattles and clicks"

Anonymous, MN (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"intermittent rattle above the driver side visor on bumpy road. Pressure applied seams to solve, but haven't addressed problem with dealer"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"The sunroof clunking was the major noise inside the cabin, but I do notice other rattles or noises occasionally. The cabin is also loud due to the performance tires and rough ride on the SE model"

Anonymous, PA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 3.5-L V6)

"Squeaks and rattles around the dashboard area"

Richard H., CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Roof area, sunroof creaks and pops at times."

James C., ID (2012 Toyota Camry SE 3.5-L V6)

"Creaking in the roof that is common in equipped Camry's and bad enough that I will never buy another Toyota."

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Loud super annoying squeak and rattle from the sunroof. Also trim issues with it. Had the dealer fix as much as possible. Is much better, but still not perfect."

Anonymous, MD (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Not worth fixing I will find it"

Robert B., CA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"On a rough road, the squeaks come from the roof and the moon roof."

Alan B., AL (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Body integraty, popping in the rear of the car. Does not affect driveability, just annoying when starting to move."

David W., ID (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Seems to be more squeaks and rattles in dash area each year."

Anonymous, (2012 Toyota Camry SE 3.5-L V6)

"Continuing rattle in sky roof, previously fixed by dealer by replacing shims..this should not be rattling again"

John G., LA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"dashboard and right door rattle"

Anonymous, OH (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Occasional rattles n sunroof area when going over by mps"

Anonymous, QC (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"sky light made lots of noise while driving. Dealer had to do major work to fix"

Anonymous, CO (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Rattles from windshield and front vents"

Anonymous, CO (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Have had numerous problems with the sunroof with it tracks, seal and tons of creaks and squeeks. Very annoying"

Anonymous, MD (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Winshield and roof sqeeking,creaking, vibrating rattling from dash"

Philip D., CT (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Dash and doors rattle. Metal moving sounds"

Anonymous, IL (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Loud clanking noise when car runs over an elevated surface like the driveway curb"

Celeste M., IL (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Sunroof noise service advisor says it's a known design flaw by Toyota but will not warranty problem approximately $350-4000 for repairs with no guarantee that it will fix completely"

Anonymous, ID (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)
Wind noise

"Unbearable wind noise when driving over 50. Too loud to keep radio on. Toyota says it is within Toyota tolerance. I will get rid of car"

Marv B., NH (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"They wont fix"

Anonymous, VT (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"extreme noise on highways"

Anonymous, FL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"very loud wind noice"

Anonymous, FL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Excessive wind noise on both driver and passenger front door windows. Toyota dealership acknowledges problem but claims to have no fix available"

William E., CO (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"noisy"

Anonymous, AZ (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"back window"

Tony C., CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Seals were poor and air leaks occured"

Sanjay R., CA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"OTHER: Horrible ROAD NOISE makes communication in the vehicle extremely difficult. Also, this vehicle has an extremely uncomfortable ride. These two problems are worse than any vehicle/PU we've ever owned"

Margaret H., ID (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"It is BOTH wind noise and in particular ROAD noise. The insulation is so poor and road noise and whining from freeway surfaces so loud, that you cannot hear another person in the car or talk on the phone. I have told Toyota management about this th"

Anonymous, TX (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Wind noise and greater road noise, particularly on repaired roads"

Harry H., OK (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"THIS car has a lot more wind & road noise than the 2005 Camry XLE that I bought new in 2005. There is nothing I can do about it, that's just the way this car is made"

Anonymous, OK (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"just a wind noise driving on the highway"

Anonymous, OR (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The car has made wind noises since new"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 3.5-L V6)

"Not designed well"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Unsure if its the deisgn, or jst a windy day"

Anonymous, OH (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Wind noise at speeds above 40 mph is excessive."

Anonymous, NJ (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"At highwqy speeds and certain wind directions there is a noticeable air sound from thr passenger front side of car"

Bill W., NE (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"From the day I bought it the wind noise from the side windows was noticable"

Anonymous, GA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Started noticing wind noise in Drivers side window and at certain times lets in drops of water near the rear view mirror"

Brenda G., IL (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"for an upper end auto it has too much road noise"

Anonymous, CO (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"With certain windows open there is a very loud wind noise or vibration sound which forces you to close the windows. Actually hurts your ears"

Anonymous, PA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Whistling sound around windows at speeds above 65 mph"

Anonymous, OK (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"At interstate speeds it often sounds like a widow is partially open and results in a whistle like noise. The widows are shut tight when checked"

Anonymous, TN (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"This is my third Camry. The previous two were noticeably quieter than this one. At highway speeds, the wind noise is annoying"

Anonymous, TX (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

In-car Electronics

CD or DVD players, radio, speakers, GPS, communication system (e.g., OnStar), display screen freezes or goes blank, phone pairing (e.g. Bluetooth), voice control commands, steering wheel controls, portable music device interface (e.g., iPod/MP3 player), backup or other camera/sensors.

What Owners Say

Backup or other camera/sensors

"the BSM system had an intermitant problem, working off and on untill about 40000 mi when it quit altogether and was finally repaired"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Backup camera shows snow until I shift to park and back to reverse"

Anonymous, OK (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)
CD player

"stopped working"

Evan B., GA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"does not work"

Anonymous, MN (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)
Display screen difficult to see

"In bright daylight screen and display difficult to see. Also true in back up mode. Every so often bright ness seems o suddenly change"

Larry S., IL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"What's to say? There's no contrast adjustment on the screen. It's like looking through a fog"

Anonymous, PA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"When the sun shines on the screen, you can't see a thing. I've nearly been in an accident trying to bob and weave to see the screen"

Eileen D., AB (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Sun equals washed out display and rear camera becomes worthless"

Anonymous, AE (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Screen washes out in daylight"

Anonymous, AZ (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Display screen freezes up

"This was the high-end (reportedly Panasonic) radio, which controls virtually everything. The whole thing needed to be replaced. We had done the silly thing of buying a warranty, which a person probably doesn't need to do. So we didn't pay directly for this, but when the whole seven years are over, I'll bet I would be better off never having bought this warranty, which I did out of sympathy for the dealer, who had the car priced quite well."

Duane E., MN (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"the whole system freezes or reboots for no reason. It affects Navigation and everything else that depends on the screen"

Anonymous, AE (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)
Display screen goes blank

"This happened after the recall fix. At some point the screen went blank, and the CD/DVD player quit working, and the device just kept making a clicking sound"

Anonymous, MI (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"The display screen (gps, other) and some items on the dash went black during a trip. It was distressing because we couldn't see where we were going, although the gps seemed to still work because the voice would speak periodically. It resolved itsel"

Anonymous, OH (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"phone/Bluetooth/car radio screen goes bland frequently sometimes when I am in the middle of placing a call"

Dorothy W., MA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"When the car is hot, the display screen stops working, along with all audio functionality. Toyota is fixing this under warranty"

Tim P., FL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"My son pressed on the touchscreen to change the radio channel and broke the screen. I was told that the cost to replace and install the parts would cost $2,700.00!! Turns out it's one great big module. Needless to say, I'm not impressed with Toyota and my son"

Eileen D., AB (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Sometimes when I want to select or enter a destination, when I select the screen, it just goes blank"

Anonymous, GA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"the top level screen which displayed stations being played and programs disappeared. the dealer said radio could not be repaired and would have to be replaced. radio still works so i declined"

Anonymous, IL (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
External music device interface (e.g., smart phone, MP3 player)

"sound system does not play well with iPhone 5c, (updated as available from Apple)"

Evan B., GA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Smart phone difficult to set up, even with manual. To make calls verbally often finds the phone calling wrong person, even if you speak slow, and distinctly. Again, I find this feature more of a nuisance than a positive and can do without it. Last, h"

Anonymous, FL (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Frequently loses connection to Bluetooth devices (iPhones)"

Anonymous, FL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"radio sound system a piece of junk"

Anonymous, WI (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Smart phone does not charge correctly. Model and date not compatible with Ipod5"

Anonymous, AZ (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"When playing podcasts or audio books from iPod, sometimes they will play at warp speed (like the guy citing legal jargon on commercials). I've bought 2 iPods and they installed a new whatever it is in the car to try to fix it - still happens randomly"

Anonymous, IL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Have iPod connected via USB port. After starting car, frequently the Entune screen shows a spinning disk and won't play a song. Also when selecting song from list on Entune screen the system will often play a song different than what was chosen"

Thomas J., CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"When talking on the phone, the interface arbitrarily reboots, disconnecting the phone from the system."

Anthony P., DE (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"I have had recurring problems with bluetooth interface. Many times it says “No bluetooth available”. I will be unable to connect the smartphone to the car. I have had to use my phone for mapping, since Toyota did not update maps when we put in the new Entune system. The initial start up does not recognize my phone book when I say “call...”. This take about a minute to connect. I usually have to pull over or stop to get these systems going. I have had to disconnect my phone and reconnect it though it shows connected for phone and music on the screen. Looking forward to a newer model system in a future vehicle."

William S., IL (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"the blue tooth won't stay connected and whenever I start my car the music device(radio/CD) does not come on automatically, I have to select manually. This started about 4 months ago"

Steve H., AZ (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
In-dash navigation system (GPS)

"GPS map directions often were completely wrong for no reason. Dealer said software was '-way out of date_", and they would, for almost $100.00, update the software! Note: Car warranty was in effect as it is the best additional warranty sold by Toyota"

Anonymous, FL (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Nag takes you to the wrong place"

Anonymous, IL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"I had to buy a Garmin to get to the right place"

Anonymous, IL (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Maps are way out of date. Updates are infrequent and cost $125. Would not have purchased this had I known"

Anonymous, FL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Navigation system is unreliable and Toyota will not do anything to fix it. IT is a black spot on an otherwise fine vehicle. I bought a small portable unit for less than $100 that works great and is the only one I use. I will never pay for an in da"

Barney H., NC (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"the navigation system went crazy, it would would give wrong and or dangerous directions ("turn left here" while on a 4 lane highway or "turn here"while on a bridge.It was finally repaired"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Map updates are too expensive and require the dealer to install via disc. Map information was not accurate and was missing detail in many areas when the car was delivered"

Anonymous, LA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"gps wasn't accurate"

Anonymous, MN (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"After a recall fix, the GPS didn't know about certain roads to our destination, and we watched as it advised us that in about 10 miles ahead (on a straight road, more than 20 miles ahead) we would have to turn around 180 degrees to get to our destina"

Anonymous, MI (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Poor layout to controls and difficult to store new addresses . Needs Apple to improve their function"

Larry S., IL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Nab system freezes or reboots at Inopportune times, like on Houston freeway looking for hotel. It wouldn't restart until we restarted the car. Often it reboots and continues with navigation, though we might miss a turn during reboot"

Anonymous, OK (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Navigation system took us to a location that was 12 miles from the address entered and we missed our niece's wedding"

Anonymous, PA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"GPS failed,stopped functioning.As this failure was over the 36 month warranty by 33 days,Toyota would not cover the replacement of the extension box (computer)"

Irwin L., ON (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Very difficult to get upgrades and had problem doing the upgrade. Had to do it twice. Also very expensive compared to Garmin and unlimited updates"

Anonymous, ON (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Drove me around in circles occasionaly"

Anonymous, PA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"system continually rebooted gps"

Anonymous, RI (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"very expsive an time consuming to up date"

Tom C., IN (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Our entire GPS and bluetooth system had to be replaced. We bought it through Toyota, because the local options were data driven on our smartphone."

William S., IL (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Nav system totally inaccurate some of the time. Sometimes perfect sometimes I get the Garmin out"

David N., OH (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Not Intuitive. Difficult to enter information. What choices mean not clear. Can't figure out how to shut off before end of trip. Visual map distracting"

Anonymous, CT (2012 Toyota Camry LE 3.5-L V6)

"THE TIME IS ALWAYS 1 HOUR BEHIND ON THE NAVIGATION SYSTEM"

George S., TN (2012 Toyota Camry SE 3.5-L V6)

"The systen was obsolete when we bought the car. There is a freeway near our home that is not mapped. Cost is outrageous to update"

Teena L., TX (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Phone pairing (e.g., Bluetooth)

"Drops off Bluetooth and disconnects call"

Mike V., CA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Can't sync phone contacts. Also the dial pad won't come up on the screen"

Anonymous, MI (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Phone reception is horrible when paired with bluetooth on my iphone 4s. Lots of crackling and poor quality through the car system. I believe its a problem with the bluetooth connection not the phone"

Anonymous, WI (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Phone cuts in and out when using bluetooth"

Christopher K., MI (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"the bluetooth works intermittently. it is the only problem i have ever had. neither the phone service provider nor the dealer can make it work regularly"

Michael E., IA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"the bluetooth wouldn't release my phone so the radio/cd player couldn't be heard"

Anonymous, MD (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"My Apple iPhone would disconnect from the infotainment system and I would then be unable to pair it again. The dealer worked for two weeks to resolve them problem, but never came up with a definitive answer"

Jeffrey D., NY (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"People on the other end complain they cannot understand me when talking over the phone through my car's Bluetooth. Have tried using multiple Android devices with no effect on call quality.Dealership says there is no fix"

Michael L., AP (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"after the 3rd year it just quit working. Two different techs at the dealership looked at it and could not get it to work. So, I just ignored it and used my phone for two years without it working with the Bluetooth. Suddenly, a couple weeks ago, for no reason at all, an incoming call connected via the Bluetooth! No one did a thing to it -- it just happened all by itself. It is still operating now a couple weeks later. Puzzling. Also, the moon roof console (buttons) quit working, but Toyota replaced it for free even though the car is out of warranty, and gave me a 5 yr warranty on the new console."

Mary M., CO (2012 Toyota Camry SE 3.5-L V6)

"For no reason that I can tell, the Bluetooth, pairing, hands free, navigation stopped working. I had to replace the entire unit."

Mona C., CT (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"I completed the pairing process (several times) but several times the car system found no blue tooth, and greyed out any option to try to reconnect. I found the problem was far less common when I disconnected from wi-fi prior to starting the car. I occasionally still does this, but only rarely. I love the car anyway."

Mike L., IA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"when phone paired with Entune, volume is so low can not hear what is being said."

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Voice activation has never worked correctly in this car. You can make a call then try to make another and it will tell you that it does not have the capacity to do what it just did. Also if you say call James Harden it will respond calling Dr. Clark. Frustrating. Does the same with nav"

David N., OH (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The display to enter a phone number goes out and you cannot enter a number into the dash"

Anonymous, RI (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"When I start car, sometimes phone does not connect and telephone system will not work (intermittent)"

Anonymous, MA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Have to pair often. Does not find a phone right after starting car. Doesn't clear the screen after hang up. Doesn't play radio because it says we're on a call"

Teena L., TX (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Bluetooth turns itself off after 2 min and CANNOT be turned on without restarting the engine even when cell phone is off. After a few weeks being in-operational it recovers and then after another few weeks the problem reappears - all this for no apparent reason. The Entune block was replaced twice, the phone (Galaxy 4, 5) was changed"

Anonymous, MA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Radio

"Satellite radio reception is poor and Toyota doesn't care. We will never but another Toyota because of Toyota's behavior"

Brian E., NH (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"junk"

Anonymous, WI (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Took several visits to dealer, under warranry, to get the radio station buttons to bring up to selected stations. Was finally fixed"

Anonymous, IN (2012 Toyota Camry)

"Lost sound ,it was replaced by dealer"

Anonymous, IL (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Static on AM band"

Anonymous, IL (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Won't display station numbers."

Anonymous, AZ (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Jan/17 the alternator had to be changed after which the AM and Satellite functions of the radio did not work.The GPS function of the system stopped working Jan 2015."

Levine I., ON (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Radio, audio choices, etc are all not available to us, which includes navigation. Will require complete replacement at exhoribitant cost. A 30,000+ vehicle, with low mileage, garage kept and maintained to lose this vital option is not acceptable."

James M., NC (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Station numbers have disappeared from the screen. Screen washes out in sunlight"

Anonymous, AZ (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Screen froze up without ability to show station numbers. Radio has no indication on which station is playing. Only solution is to replace the radio at a cost of about $500"

Anonymous, OK (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Voice control commands

"Does not properly understand words. Mistakes words constantly to the point I have given up on using it"

Bruce J., CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Doesn't understand speech"

D T., MA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Nav and occasionally phone does not respond to voice commands"

Stephen B., NV (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Voice recognition is not reliable"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Voice control will repeat back a contacts name, then display a different contact on the infotainment system with the wrong phone number"

Michael L., AP (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Using voice commands for the navigation system is frustrating. The system does not understand my voice."

Anthony P., DE (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

Brakes

Antilock system (ABS), parking brake, master cylinder, calipers, rotors, pulsation or vibration, squeaking, brake failure or wear.

What Owners Say

Antilock system (ABS)

"brakes eized up"

Anonymous, NJ (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Calipers

"Rear caliper was sticking and caused premature wear to the pad"

Stephen L., CT (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"caliper froze wearing brake pad excessively"

King K., OH (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"May have not been working well"

Ronald C., NY (2012 Toyota Camry L 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Front calipers froze had to replace calipers and pads"

Robert K., WI (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"rear brake calipers did not fully release causing extreme brake pad wear and overheating of rear wheels. Rotors had to be turned and pads replaced"

Charles U., NY (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Calipers froze during winter, resulting in abnormal disk wear"

Anonymous, MA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"rear calipers froze up"

Bob W., NY (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"rear pads, and rotors had to be replaced due to poor lubrication and seizing. the car was maintained as per the manufacturers maintenance schedule"

W R., ON (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Road salt caused premature brake wear, including calipers that needed replacement."

Howard C., ME (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Caliber seized"

Anonymous, MB (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Caliper seized causing rotor to overheat and need replacement as well as brake pad set."

Anonymous, VT (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Binding calipers caused brake pad wear and rotor wear"

Anonymous, IL (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Driver's side back caliper broke and had to be replaced"

Laura D., MD (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Replaced rear brakes"

Anonymous, MA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Rear brake pads stuck in slides"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Master cylinder

"Master cylinder, rear right brake seized - led to destruction of calipers, rotor/disc - full replacement provided by Toyota under warranty"

Anonymous, ON (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Normal routine brake wear

"Clicking sound"

Anonymous, PA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"rear brakes worn and needed replacement. not a defect, just wear"

D K., RI (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Brakes chattered, got new ones"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Regular replacement of brake parts."

Douglas H., ON (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"When the brakes were used they made a great deal of noise"

Anonymous, MN (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"soft mushy braking"

Anonymous, OH (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Surprised it was the rear brakes"

Anonymous, CT (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"At about 100,000 miles, the braking became shaky so we took it to the repair shop and found that the rotors needed to be replaced. This news was not unexpected. Since the new rotors were installed, the car has been good as new again."

Anonymous, AZ (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Wife indicated that she felt car was not responding as well and believed that the brakes perhaps needed replacing. I took car to dealer and they replaced the brakes with approximately 52000 miles of use. No problems were experienced before, during, or following the return to my dealer."

Anonymous, MA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Over 100000 miles before brakes were replaced. Normal wear."

Anonymous, TX (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"brake job done in 2017, good"

Janette M., TX (2012 Toyota Camry SE 3.5-L V6)
Parking brake

"right rear parking brake was seized and required replacing in order to pass a safety inspection. Labor & parts were covered under extended warranty."

Anonymous, NS (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)
Premature brake wear

"Had to replace the rear brakes at 42,000 miles. Front brakes show normal wear"

Kristen J., VT (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Rear Caliper froze wearing p;ad on right brear"

King K., OH (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Back brakes should not go at 26000 miles. ??"

Ronald C., NY (2012 Toyota Camry L 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"One of the rear calipers was stuck causing premature brake wear on the rear brakes"

Stan P., MA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Back brakes were replaced under warranty. Dealer wants to disassemble and clean, lubricate front brakes"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Rear brakes had to be replaced due to calipers not releasing completely - wore down the pads; likely due to corrosion from road salt; our mechanic has dealt with this a number of times with the Camrys"

Anonymous, WI (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Pads ruined because of bad calipers"

Robert K., WI (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"please see comments on calipers"

Charles U., NY (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Car was just inspected 3 days before the rear brakes went bad. Toyota investigated and reimbursed me for the cost for new rear brakes and rotors"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"I never knew that the brakes were worn until I took it in for annual inspection. The right rear brake was worn and so both had to be replaced. I don't understand why only one would wear"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"I NEEDED NEW BREAKS REPLACED COMPLETELY"

Keyla K., NY (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"brake pads wore out in 45000 miles. I think that pretty poor wear"

Anonymous, MI (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"rear break pads locked up and destroyed the rotor on two different occasions on the same wheel."

Anonymous, AK (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Rear caliper hung up, resulting in premature rear"

Anonymous, OH (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Rear pad rusted in place forcing irregular wear and scoring the rotor"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Rear brake pads only lasted for 35000 miles. My previous Camry I had I put 110000 miles and I never had any issues with my brakes"

Steven S., WI (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"sudden NEED TO REPLACE REAR BRAKES (NOT THE FRONT) AFTER 28000 MILES"

Anonymous, MA (2012 Toyota Camry 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Pulsation or vibration

"Don't like brakes to pulsae"

W G., OH (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Rotors were not true and caused a vibration under hard braking (mountain driving)."

Anonymous, GA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"I noticed vibration and noise 4 years ago. When I took my car to the dealership, they found my brakes had locked on the rear passenger side and my rotor was very thin and the brake pad was worn to the metal. I was told that I couldn’t drive my car for fear of the rotor breaking. The dealership had serviced my car approximately 6 weeks before and they supposedly checked the brakes."

Anonymous, KS (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Regular brake failure

"Occasionally braking causes car to accelerate"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Brakes made grinding noise - hah to take to dealer for repair hi $"

D P., MN (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Rotors

"Rotor run out"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Front rotors had to be replaced at 23000 miles. Warranty repair covered all costs"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Warp rotors"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"resurface rotors"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Grinding, metal to metal on rear brakes"

Anonymous, OH (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"There is a clicking noise every time I apply the brakes. This began after the brake pads were replaced and they were found to skip across the rotors. The noise still continues even after three visits to the dealership"

Anonymous, VA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"pulsating when stopping"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Needed to replace all four rotors at 56,000 km's. Break linings had minimal wear. This is premature compared to other Toyotas I have owned. Dealer considered this wear and tear. I did not"

Melvyn K., ON (2012 Toyota Camry SE 3.5-L V6)

"Rotor became warped within 18 months 27,000 Miles)"

Anonymous, WA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Pulsating when the brakes are applied, severe when applying hard pressure."

John M., VA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Rotors were warped"

Rod B., CA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Was told rotor needed to be replaced due to seized caliper, as well as brake pads."

Anonymous, VT (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The rotors were replaced when the car reached 100,000 miles, which was not unusual."

Anonymous, AZ (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Have gone through 3 sets of rotors in this car"

Anonymous, TX (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Rotors not true causing vibrations."

Anonymous, GA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Grinding sound from back rotors."

Anonymous, MD (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"vib rating when a quick slow down occurred"

Anonymous, CO (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"I took the 2012 Camry in for "brake pad replacement" well before the pads wore down. The service advisor stated that he was not allowed to replace only the brake pads and that we had to buy new rotors. Quite frankly, I think there is some flaw with Toyota brakes that the company is "correcting" by having the owner pay for new brake rotors"

Mary F., NY (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Noise and grinding"

M K., MA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Front rotors warped, probably from overheating"

Anonymous, TN (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Had brake issues that are likely due to normal wear and tear based on mileage. Dealer repairs were completed adequately but were over priced and slower than normal"

Anonymous, WI (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Full brakes job. Maintenance"

Kevin M., NJ (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Squeaking

"Rear rotors had to be warranty replaced due to "freezing" problem at 30200 miles"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"It is actually clicking and noticeable mechanical noises from the brakes when break peddle is depressed. Dealer can stop it for a while, but says there's a design flaw which means when I back up the car, the adjustments he has made are "undone". Ant"

B K., BC (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Squeaking when applying brakes"

Anonymous, VA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Not squeaking but clunking. Hybrids have low engine noise so braking engagement sounds extremely loud"

Vladimir G., NC (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Notice when braking"

John M., SC (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Vehicle was over 5 years old and brakes began to squeak"

Douglas H., ON (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"after installing new breaks. developd squeaking sounds. took back for repair and correction"

Anonymous, IL (2012 Toyota Camry LE 3.5-L V6)

"Unable to determine cause! Electronic windows don't work"

Anonymous, OH (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"needed new brakes"

Walter B., MA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

Paint/Trim

Paint (fading, chalking, cracking, or peeling), loose interior and exterior trim or moldings, rust.

What Owners Say

Loose exterior trim or moldings

"Front right fender repeatedly comes loose as does the back right fender over the wheel well"

L Z., TX (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 3.5-L V6)

"the bumper is poorly designed. when one bumps into a low curb or other obstacle, this causes the plastic bumper to bend and break the retaining clips for the bumper, which means that the bumper is then loose. the bumper rides too low in front"

A P., MA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Both cap type covers on either side of the interior edge of trunk pop out every time trunk is opened.unable to see into the area these caps cover, only the wire attached to the cover.Dealer didn't have any idea what it's for either.I finally just use"

Anonymous, FL (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The same as in my newer 2014 Camry I described above: The (dust?) panel located under the front bottom of the car gets dislodged from its anchors (connection points to the body of the car) if the bottom of the front bumper makes the slightest touch t"

H M., SC (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"The plastic panel between the front door window and back door window has slightly popped out of the panel clips"

Richard P., IN (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Fender came loose"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Mounting of bumper is weak; this was redesigned in later models but bumper easily dislodged, car has very low front"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Door trim strip was loose in center --- dealership repaired without charge when car was there for annual state inspection"

Kathryn H., PA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"The front bumper has had to be replaced because the brackets that hold it are plastic and break requiring replacement of whole bumper"

Anonymous, TX (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Right bumper comes lose from hitting curbs or rough rounds"

Anonymous, OK (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Bracket Attaching right front fender to the bumper has broken twice"

Anonymous, MA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The piece under the front of the car has come loose and had to be reattached a couple of times"

Ross B., UT (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Car's front bumper is too low to ground and cracked. Past owned cars' bumpers were higher than curbs. It is difficult to tell how close to a curb car is when parking"

Anonymous, PA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Front left bumper came loose almost immediately. I didn't hit anything, I can only imagine it scraped a parking lot parking block. The dealership quoted $127 to repair. It was brand new and just irritated me. I did not have it repaired, but I think t"

Anonymous, TX (2012 Toyota Camry 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Driver's side in the front, on the side, the body molding pops out and I have to bump it back in place...not often but enough to see that this an issue"

Anonymous, VA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"front bumper easily detached from car. has been fixed multiple times but keeps coming ubdone"

Dorothy W., MA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"front bumper cover on both sides of car has popped loose"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"the front panel loose . not tight due to simply design"

Anonymous, TX (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Some body panels have come undone. Fit and finish on this particular vehicle not up to par with previous Camrys."

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Plastic brackets/clips holding front fender panels broke"

Anonymous, TX (2012 Toyota Camry)

"need to fix bumper on one side"

Aboubaker E., MD (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The front fenders are loose."

Walter L., KS (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"In accident where hole punched into front bumper. replaced bumper and sides of bumper keep popping out. repair shop refused to fix."

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"poor design and poor quality materials"

Lisabeth W., NH (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Body panels near bumpers on each side pop out too easily. For example, if a curb is run up on, they will pop out."

James P., TX (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Body panels in the front and more recently in the rear have separated. This started to occur about four years ago"

Anonymous, ON (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5-L V6)

"Front bumper comes loose for no reason and had to be “bumped” back in place. Annoying....."

Anonymous, CT (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The plastic shield under the car had to be replaced. The two parts of both fenders had to be repaired"

Anonymous, KS (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"front left bumper was damaged several years ago after hitting debris in the road. although we have had it repaired twice by a reputable body shop and once by our reliable mechanic, the bumper still does not lock in place and has a whistling noise. the body shop blames it on the design"

Anonymous, IL (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The entire front clip (bumper cover, grill, headlights, etc) has come loose. It will be expensive to fix"

Anonymous, TX (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"SE version has side moldings that are poorly attached to the vehicle and are a bit warped. They are loose and look like they a poorly executed afterthought. Very disappointing"

Enrique E., FL (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Bumper connections"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Front wraparound bumper comes loose from fasteners where they meet the finders"

Michael T., WV (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Poor mounting system, easily disturbed, low to ground, expensive to fix"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Loose interior trim or moldings

"Interior back deck makes rattling noise over speaker on passenger side caused by low bass sounds from stereo. This has been repaired twice and the problem has returned"

Joseph-Rhonda I., TN (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Cover on armrest is falling apart"

Anonymous, IL (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)
Paint (fading, chalking, cracking, or peeling)

"Interior trim is black pleather,which scars when scratched even with a fingernail! Can't apply anything to moisturize this material on dash area because this creates a distracting reflection onto the windshield.Again, so cheaply made"

Anonymous, FL (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"pin striping was cracking, dealer replaced it"

Anonymous, VA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 3.5-L V6)

"cracked front fender and extensive scraping due to normal driving activity in snow"

William L., NJ (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Just not very good paint. Doesn't take much for it to come off"

Anonymous, IN (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Paint was defective. It discolored under the clear coat. The Toyota body shop could not explain the cause and would not pay for it"

Anonymous, NY (2012 Toyota Camry XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Fade"

Anonymous, CA (2012 Toyota Camry LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"Small chips roof and hood"

Anonymous, WI (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"The paint at the drivers entrance is peeling off on the botton panel as I rub my leg against it as I get in and out"

J T., TX (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"front and back bumpers lost paint and needed repainted"

Anonymous, IA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"some due to minor accident, some due to peeling"

Thomas S., BC (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"The paint chips off of the hood"

Anonymous, IN (2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE 2.5-L 4 Cyl hybrid)

"Bumpers too low, thus easily scratched"

Anonymous, QC (2012 Toyota Camry XLE)

"Chips of paint coming off of the hood of the car. The lower front fenders are too low to the ground and are scrapped against some curbs or parking lot curbs. Have to make sure that I park the car far enough away from the curbs"

Anonymous, VA (2012 Toyota Camry SE 2.5-L 4 Cyl)

"you have a plastic trim on the driver door inside handle area. where my knee rests. the paint peeled off"

Anonymous, ON