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Understanding the Scion Maintenance Required and Service Indicator Lights
Car symbols, or dashboard lights, are a car service reminder. The Scion Maintenance Required light indicates when your car needs service.
Scion Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
If you have been shopping for a used Scion vehicle, you may want to check out cars under their certified pre-owned program. Many manufacturers have a certified pre-owned (CPO) program, and each one...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Scion xD
The 2012 Scion xD is designed to answer the needs of a younger crowd – those that want an affordable vehicle that is proven reliable, provides easy navigation in tighter quarters, and offers...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Scion iQ
The 2012 Scion iQ delivers the type of driving experience you would expect from a microcar. The higher fuel economy coupled with a tight turning radius provides an excellent vehicle for those who...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2013 Scion FR-S
This sporty little twin of the Subaru BRZ offers the same light, fun to drive platform but in a bit more spartan, budget-minded form. The marriage of affordability and sports car-like driving is...
A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Scion tC
In general, Scion has been a car manufacturer that continues to climb in popularity. Perhaps no model exemplifies this more than the 2012 Scion tC. Back in 2011, Scion gave this vehicle a...
A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Scion xB
If you want an SUV because of the spacious interior, the 2012 Scion xB is a great choice. It’s easily one of the most affordable on the market. Key Features The four-cylinder power...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Have Limited Mobility
When you have limited mobility there are a number of challenges you face, one of these can be with your vehicle. Finding a car that meets your specific needs, and addressing your challenges can...
What is Rear-Wheel Drive?
For the better part of the twentieth century, nearly every vehicle on the road had the engine sending power to the rear wheels. This arrangement makes a lot of sense to designers, with the...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Short Commutes
If you’re lucky enough to have a short commute to work, then you need to consider different factors when buying a used car than someone with a lengthier drive (or more...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for College Students
You’ve done it – high school is officially behind you. Now it’s time to head off to a brand new world. College is that and more and you may need a...

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issues after toyota repaired scon tc engine due to excess oil consumption test failure
The extended warranty (there was no recall) that Toyota has offered on your vehicle, in response to the excessive oil consumption issue, only includes the short block, consequently all cylinder head components are excluded. You should measure your oil consumption....
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Car has been sitting without gas for about a month and now when I try to start it, the starter works 100% but the car wont turnove
Hi there. It is possible that the lack of fuel in the tank may be causing the pump to have difficulty picking up the fuel. However, it is more likely that the fuel pump may be damaged, especially if there...
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i have a code p0012 on my scion 05 the Camshaft Solenoid Adjuster is working
Hi there. P0012 is the OBD-II generic code indicating the engine control module (ECM) has determined that the intake camshaft timing for bank 1 is more retarded than what the ECM has commanded it be. This over-retarded timing condition could...
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P0018
Sensor output has to be directly tested (or the data/waveform viewed on a scanner) and determined to be faulty prior to replacement. If the sensor happens to test good then, the cause lies elsewhere. Code P0018 can set due to...
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How do you replace the rear & side engine mounts without lifting out the engine? & how do you lift the engine out?
Hi...thank you for your questions. If required in the application, a portable engine support bar is used to support an engine during mount replacement. The support bar has lifting capability as well so that the mount can be unloaded and...
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How much is it too switch a scion tc 2007 transmission automatic with a new one
Hi there. Actually, that cost is about average as this is a complex job to complete. Replacing a transmission is not a job that our mobile mechanics offer, since it is better to be completed in a shop with access...
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Changed 02 sensors both took to smog check and still came up incomplete on test results ...
Anytime the codes and mode 6 diagnostics are cleared it may take more than 100 to 200 miles of various driving conditions to clear then monitors so you can pass emissions. Drive vehicle for a week and have system tested...
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I have a scion tc 2015 I drive 15 minutes I turned on the light a / t oil temp the transmission oil came out
It sounds like your vehicle has sprung a major transmission fluid leak and has overheated in the process. I would strongly recommend having your vehicle's transmission inspected by a transmission specialist in your area. The source of the leak would...
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I need to know how many liters of oil takes the transmission of a scion tc 2015
Hi There, For a simple drain and refill, your vehicle should take about 3.5 quarts which equates to ~3.31 liters. If you need additional help with this, please reach out to us here at Yourmechanic as we are always here...
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P2118 where to look for the issue
Hello, thank you for writing in. You are throwing a code for the throttle body actuator control motor. More particularly, it means that the computer which monitors the throttle actuator has detected that the motor is working outside of it...
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Car windows won't go up or down
Check that fuses are all good. Your owner's manual should have a diagram of the fuse locations and amperage. If the fuses are good, then there may be an electrical failure within the power window circuit. The window switch, relay,...
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Rattling noise when car is idle
Hi There, Depending on the sound of the noise and where it is coming from, this may be something like a heat shield underneath the vehicle which is a part of the exhaust system. These are commonly known to rattle...
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hi, im looking for a 2007 scion tc motor mount( 4 pcs) how much to install them???
Hi there. if you'd like to receive a price estimate to have this service completed, please click this link to the engine mount replacement service page. Simply click the Get a Quote button and enter your information in the content...
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I have a 2015 Scion TC. I do not have the stock wheels on. I have TSW Vales on it now. They're 18X8.5. im looking into some spiked
Hi there. Unfortunately, we do not offer tips and suggestions for aftermarket component upgrades (only OEM solutions). You might want to contact a local tire / wheel shop or aftermarket mechanic to receive the information you are searching.
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FIX A BLOWN MOTOR ON SCION
A "blown engine" is a generic term for major engine damage. There is not a single fix for all "blown engines". With that being said, your vehicle needs to be inspected further to see if the engine is actually repairable...
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i just need little help hope you can give advise what to do My slip indicator light is on and i scan it i got this code C1336 z
Hi there. The code you listed is a Scion / Toyota specific code that indicates that a zero point calibration needs to be completed or the sensor that stored this code is faulty and requires replacement. The process for completing...
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i have jingling metal sound coming from the drive side front wheel generally when going over bumps but also sometimes on smooth su
It sounds like something is wrong with the suspension or even the brakes. I would recommend having a brakes, steering, and suspension inspection performed to determine what exactly is causing this issue. Consider YourMechanic for this service as it can...
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i cant seem to reply to the guy who answered my post was as follows "i have a loud, jingling metal sound coming from the driver si
Hi there. When you submit a question to YourMechanic.com there are multiple professionals that can answer the question. In regards to your question, the CV axle is a one piece part, but the wheel bearing is attached to the axle...
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I have a 2009 Scion xB and replaced the alternator. The engine is slightly shaking drove it around and the car was turning off on
Hello, thank you for writing in. As to the alternator wires, we cannot determine if they are connected correctly without an inspection. A weak electrical supply would cause the engine to run poorly. The air conditioner may or may not...

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