1st Generation (2009—2015) Venza Problems

Venza owners with a 2009—2015 model year have the most problems with the interior (18%), brakes (12%), and the body (10%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below. The full list is available on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Moon Roof/sun Roof Imploded 1 complaints at an average of 2,000 miles in the 2013 Toyota Venza.
  2. Sunroof Explosion 1 complaints at an average of 21,813 miles in the 2012 Toyota Venza.
  3. Steering Rattle 4 complaints at an average of 65,615 miles in the 2009 Toyota Venza.

What Venza 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 2009 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2015 6 0 124 3.0
2014 3 0 200 1.22
2013 8 3 256 6.41
2012 8 3 178 5.6
2011 11 5 157 5.09
2010 27 8 157 10.1
2009 41 7 139 15.99

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