7th Generation (2012—2017) Camry Problems

Camry owners with a 2012—2017 model year have the most problems with the interior (23%), hvac (19%), and the engine (12%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below. The full list is available on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Unintended Acceleration While Braking 5 complaints at an average of 18,010 miles in the 2013 Toyota Camry.
  2. Transmission Failure 8 complaints at an average of 37,669 miles in the 2012 Toyota Camry.
  3. Foul Smell When You Turn on AC 23 complaints at an average of 17,055 miles in the 2012 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 2012 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2017 13 2 65 9.1
2016 31 2 122 15.39
2015 50 1 195 21.8
2014 68 3 357 18.16
2013 40 2 386 29.13
2012 123 2 397 40.07

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