3rd Generation (1992—1996) Camry Problems

Camry owners with a 1992—1996 model year have the most problems with the engine (45%), transmission (10%), and the interior (7%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below. The full list is available on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Stalls When Accelerating 2 complaints at an average of 159,500 miles in the 1993 Toyota Camry.
  2. Engine Failure 3 complaints at an average of 198,333 miles in the 1995 Toyota Camry.
  3. Slipping in Reverse 1 complaints at an average of 156,300 miles in the 1993 Toyota Camry.

What Camry Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Toyota model years.

Watch out for the 1993 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
1996 11 7 39 1.84
1995 9 5 37 1.9
1994 11 3 41 1.59
1993 18 2 25 4.86
1992 8 2 25 1.28

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