Front ¾ vehicle photos © 1986-2018 Autodata, Inc. dba Chrome Data. Steering Problem on the 2013 TOYOTA HIGHLANDER. After checking all the tires, I found a tip on the internet to check the spare. I was able to reinstall it myself. FAQs or access your Our Take on the 2013 Toyota Highlander Hybrid If there are four people or fewer in your family, the 2013 Toyota Highlander Hybrid rocks as a family hauler. For more information on how we collect and use this information, please review our Privacy Policy. While driving approximately 35 mph, the contact T-boned another vehicle on the front driver's side. Next leak was with sunroof drain being stopped up and filling passenger compartment with water which costs $2500 to repair. Hard to reconnect if at all. not true. Then I noticed the steering seemed to be a little lose. The problem is that there is no warning that the battery in the fob is low. Dealer checked and couldn't find what was causing the problem. "bump sensitivity was set too sensitive. ", "Water leaking onto driver's side floorboard. I believe it is a rear wheel bearing issue. Summary: Toyota is recalling certain model year 2013 Highlander vehicles manufactured March 13, 2013, through August 6, 2013. What are common reasons my Toyota Highlander has heater problems? Annoying but not enough to cause getting rid of vehicle. ", "Noisiest car I've owned, but dealer states this is a known problem due to side mirror design", "General wind/road noise that I didn't expect", "There is excessive wind noise coming from the drivers side window that is not present on the passengers side. When I called the dealer about it they told me since its not a safety issue (which I disagree with) Toyota won't pay for the repair. ", "We have replaced 3 batteries in the car and had repeated dead batteries and we have been told the key fob for push button start is draining the battery because it is stored too close to car and it is keeping the computer active and not allowing it to go to sleep thus drawing more current", "Entire engine electrical harness had to be replaced after finding severe corrosion on a battery cable. I had to get something changed to correct the problem. ", "worn out - replaced pads and turn roters", "Rotors are not grounded anymore. The problem was not in the keyless remote, but, a mechanism in the door. This service was performed at a Toyota dealer. If it goes out again, I would expect a warranty coverage--if not it would be a huge cost item", "Occasionally the screen would just go blank nothing on the screen was USble", "The entire infotainment system failed. The third-row seat is tight. i saved about $1,000", "Heard noise from failing water pump, took Highlander to dealer. The light still stays on. Problem resolved. To see how frequently 2013 Toyota Highlander problems … This is a definite weakness in the Toyota product suite (also seen in other owned Toyota Siena and Camry", "Sept 2019 in dash computer failure, unit replaced, partly covered by Toyota. Not sure what the source of the sounds were", "In colder weather, dashboard section containing center air vents and information readout seems to emit squeeks as if it isn't securely fastened into the dasboard", "Something in the rear seat area by the third seat rattles. The 2015 Toyota Highlander holds the ignominious record of having the most complaints of any Highlander model year. They have replaced the entire unit twice and recently re-programmed it with only slightly better operation. I had to re-glue them, but they continue to pop loose. Dealer said it could not be worked on for a week due to Christmas Holidays. ", "The display screen became unreadable which caused the backup camera to become unusable. ", "Right rear wheel bearing went out and it took 3 days for the dealer to apparently obtain the part and repair it". ", "Intermittently the camera screen is blank when in reverse", "It's just dead until it wants to come on or work", "Sometimes the computer for the display screen reboots without any reason. It was just pressure fitted", "The underside rear trim came loose as a result of poorly dealer installed trailer hitch", "The Highlander has a rubber piece that goes along the roof line by the sun roof. Car still under warranty but was told it will … While there are a variety of reasons your Toyota Highlander heater is not working, the most common 3 are a broken heater blower motor, a problem with the thermostat, or … 2013 Toyota Highlander TSBs 45 Highlander Technical Service Bulletins Technical Service Bulletins, or TSBs for short, are notifications made directly by Toyota to help automotive technicians diagnose and repair commonly reported Highlander problems. You have to wait a period of time to see what's behind you. The contact owns a 2013 Toyota Highlander. 2013 Toyota Highlander Repair Histories See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. ", "Rear end leak. However problem only somewhat better. We thought nothing of it until December 2017 when the clunking increased in … Toyota has been unable to find the problem. Searches for phone can not find, searches for car can not find Phone will work and then for no reason no phone", "Radio volume changes (up & down) on its own", "The last radio preset station would not remain fixed. As such, the vehicles do not conform to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 207, "Seating Systems.". Found myself lost because of highway construction. An X indicates that the vehicle was not manufactured for a specific year. Part was over $200 (wasn't even in stock) plus another $100 for labor! This information may be used by NHTSA during the investigation process. ", "Drivers side rear strut leaked. The same vendor offered a $240 solution. Example: "Bad Brakes", "Toyota Recall", etc. ", "The squeaking is actually grinding under hard braking at the left front.". Dealer can't resolve, says weather strip is adequate". Overall: The Toyota Highlander is not only comfortable to drive, but is one of the most reliable SUVs. Squeaks, rattles, wind noises, loose or cracked seals and/or weather-stripping, air and water leaks. Seems to be a very common Toyota issue", "The automatic door lock mechanism on the driver side no longer works. Over $300.00. You will get digital access to reviews and ratings for over 8,500 products and services Bluetooth), voice control commands, steering wheel controls, portable music device interface (e.g., iPod/MP3 player), backup or other camera/sensors. I bought this SUV sight unseen from a dealer over the phone and I will never do that again. I have had Fords, CHEVROLETs, Pontiacs, and Chryslers and have had trouble with each one. They no longer fix things, but pull the whole thing and slide in a new one. Covered under warranty", "Faulkner Toyota Trevose PA replaced intermediate shaft at 62000 miles at a cost of $600.00 A "clunking" noise and feel in the steering when turning, beginning about 59000 miles. ", "During the winter months I experience/hear creaking sounds coming from my dashboard/windshield area. Sometimes when I go to start my car over night, it will barely start. The cost to fix is over $400, but the dealer recommended calling Toyota, and that Toyota will sometimes pay for part of the cost. Very disappo", "Bluetooth system does not always go on. Expenice repair considering it was only 37 months old and less than 35000 miles", "Had to replace steering intermediate shaft. We had the problem diagnosed and fixed. Luckily a warranty item, otherwise would have cost us $450. Immediately stop the vehicle in a safe place and contact your Toyota dealer. Research, compare and save listings, or contact sellers directly from 3 2013 Highlander … ", "I bought the vehicle used with only 51k miles on it. I started carrying around a starter battery with me to get it started when this happens. ", "Cylinder sticking causing a tapping sound while driving. Engine (10%) Transmission (7%) Brakes (7%) Suspension (12%) Electrical and AC (39%) Body and Trim (7%) Other (17%) Chart based on 41 repairs. 2013 Toyota Highlander Brake Problems See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. Our list of 2 known complaints reported by owners can help you fix your 2013 Toyota Highlander. Garmin infallible", "this thing is useless, it loses its mind and blanks out", "Nav system had vehicle located at a location that differed from actual location", "Wrong directions and wrong street names dealer updated but still is trash", "Freezes up or reboots in middle of navigation", "Lost saved locations, will not switch to night view, poor instructions", "The navigation system totally went out in my Highlander and Toyota had to replace it. AND $1000+", "Backup camera works interminably. very fair. I googled it and found it was probably a problem with the linkage. I do also hear wind noise but it's not anywhere near as bad as in my old Honda Accord! Toyota could improve the drive car interaction by looking at the way GMC and Ford handles these items. CD or DVD players, radio, speakers, GPS, communication system (e.g., OnStar), display screen freezes or goes blank, phone pairing (e.g. It took 6 weeks (no radio, blue Tooth. The dealer covered all cost, including wheel alignment", "Left front strut leaked and had to be replaced under warranty", "Rear right strut was leaking fluid and more than allowed. 2013 Toyota Highlander Transmission Problems. Had serviced at Toyota because they had very competitive brake repair prices for this type of service. I don't use it at all and am very disappointed". ", "Dealership said it was a common problem with the Highlander and fixed it under warranty", "Alingnment and balance hard to maintain. The interior is a little cheap looking, but has a well-functioning layout. Wanted to get it professionally detailed hoping it would solve problem. ", "The drain system clogged which caused the rain (outside water) to leak into/onto the floor. Pump replaced under warranty at no cost", Cruise control, clock, warning lights, body control module, keyless entry, wiper motor or washer, tire pressure monitor, interior or exterior lights, horn, gauges, 12V power plug, remote engine start, alarm or security system, "Last week the car, after starting, stopped after going a short distance. Very expensive repair. Sarah D., TX (2013 Toyota Highlander Base 3.5-L V6) "Audio system will randomly reboot while driving. Had to pay $900 to replace it. Sometimes when I go to start my car over night, it will barely start. It also causes a whistling noise in the cabin which is annoying", "lost a trim strip. Entire unit replaced. ", "Within a year of me owning it (the vehicle was three), rust began to develop on the passenger and driver's side bottom door jam. I have owned 10 Hondas and a Subaru before and never had this problem", "Front calipers warped causing pulsating effect", "I have a grinding from the front left brake area under hard braking. ", "Each time I restart the engine, I have to readjust the sound level volume", "keeps dropping my phone- says"move closer to car" I am IN the car. If you feel you have received this message in error, please view our customer care The first actuator failed in in March 2017 (car was only 3 years, 8 months old), the second actuator failed in … Replaced under 70000 mile warranty @ 68000miles. The complaints are organized into groups with data published by vehicle, vehicle component, and specific problem. Took my 2016 Toyota Highlander Limited to the dealer cause of the strong musty smell in the car. ", "The tire pressure light is always on. The contact owns a 2013 Toyota Highlander. 2013 Toyota Highlander starting the engine is either delayed or does not start at all. ", "Depending on which way the wind is blowing, it can get so loud in the cabin that understanding conversation on the radio or with a passenger reaches an uncomfortable level", "Annoying wind noise at highway speed coming from front passenger window", "Since we purchased the car, we have had wind noise. Can't figure this one out...", "Ongoing problem that Toyota REFUSES to repair", "The display just freezes. Three trips to the dealership and they would not even look at the car", "Small rust spot on hatch; Toyota has promised to fix", "I have 2 rust spots that appeared last year. System won't turn on or if on won't turn off. This time we took it to a body shop they took the whole interior apart to locate the problem. The prior owner had bought an extended warranty which was still in effect, so I took it to the dealer for repair. In order to repair it the inside of the door must be taken off. Here's Why the Toyota Highlander is the Best SUV for the Money, suv review and suv tour with Scotty Kilmer. ", "Developed quite a shimmy in the steering wheel and overall vibration on applying the brakes at 60mph or faster. Since you don't have these repairs done but every 3 -4 years, you experience significant sticker shock when you see these bills compared to a prior bill for the same or similar repair. Toyota replaced transmission", "Just before warranty expired, transmission went into neutral while I was entering a freeway. I have not taken the car to the dealer to address the problem. ", "Driver side electric door look not working. ", "Touch screen did not work in cold weather. ", "On rough roads there is a squeak behind the center heat vents on the dash, but the sound initially seems to sound like it comes from the headliner area as witnessed by the passenger. Hose cost $700". Today, we will be taking a very detailed look / review at the 2008 , 2009 , 2010 , 2011 , 2012 and 2013 Toyota Highlander Limited. ", "The car started making clicking noises when I moved the steering wheel. Bump the Highlander problem graphs up another notch. 2013 Toyota Highlander repair cost distribution Each fob [I have 2] needs new batteries twice a year. If the front passenger seat occupant sensing system is out of calibration, the front passenger airbags may not deploy or they may deploy inappropriately for the passenger's size and position. ", "Seal grommet for and electrical cable between engine compartment and passenger compartment missing causing rainwater to leak into passenger compartment. Power steering has a clunky feel to it when maneuvering. Setting up is a case of trying different steps and maybe stumbling into the right procedure. He made an adjustment for $40. ", "The entune functions poorly and does not seamless interact with enough of a range of mobile services. My understanding from the dealer is that they have seen this problem with Toyota Highlanders before, so it's not uncommon. went blank. A 2014 Toyota Highlander Limited Platinum Trim Gap on the Passenger Side: Many 2013-2016 Highlander owners hear a whistling wind noise in the passenger area at high speeds (usually starting at around 40 mph). There's apparently no way to just replace the cap so we'll have to replace the entire assembly, which ain't going to be cheap. I didn't use it so it had to be poor workmanship. ", "Paint peeling at the frame of the windshield, and the rear right of the roof", "Paint peeling on Front Bumper, Larger areas. No music, no directions, nothing. ", "Right rear has an annoying rattle on rough roads at low speeds", "Persistent high pitched rattle in info system area", "It seems I have a squeak coming out of the dash somewhere. Warning light/Details: Brake system warning light (warning buzzer)* Low brake fluid; Malfunction in the brake system; This light also comes on when the parking brake is not released. The labor rates I am seeing in Austin, TX are $120 to $135 per hour, depending on which shop or dealer you go to. Mainly occurred when temp was below 50 at start up of the vehicle", "Audio system will randomly reboot while driving. Reliability indicates how models have performed in the past, providing the basis for predicting how the vehicles will hold up in the year ahead. This database includes information received by NHTSA from … Primarily occurs when turning left after stopping at a sign/light. The next greatest area of concern is engine failure due largely to a ruptured oil line. I've put in a spacer that seems to help. ", "Ongoing wind noise from power tailgate. Only way to reset is to pull over, turn car off, wait a minute and restart. Dealer was able to repair on short notice. Took to another vendor who diagnosed warping in the more expensive ceramic take pads they recommended. Get the latest 2013 Toyota Highlander recall information - 3 incidents. Dealer couldn't resolve", "The check engine light came on and two other warning lights. Some Highlander owners just cover up the gap with a protection film, … Regarding the 2013 Toyota Highlander problems… "at approx 2500 rpm driving 25-45 mph the rpm would "surge" for 1-2 seconds during gentle acceleration. ", "It sometimes directs us in the wrong direction. After one such incident, the battery would not charge and I purchased a new one. Backup camera, etc). However the springs don't seem to be tight enough as the piece bounces/rattles", "Rear strut rattling and is to be replaced under warranty", "There was a rattle inside the dash. The window has to be closed! Find out if your 2013 Toyota Highlander is affected and what to do about it. The air bags did not deploy. Reactivate now It was running fine, but I took in the the Toyota dealer and had it repaired.". "Entune/Display Audio system has intermittent hangs and restarts", "System freezes and reboots. "About 8 months after we bought it I noticed a faint clicking noise and felt a steering wheel vibration when making a hard left turn. Paint (fading, chalking, cracking, or peeling), loose interior and exterior trim or moldings, rust. Also please check out the statistics and reliability analysis of Toyota Highlander based on all problems reported for the Highlander. It won't connect to modern phones (iPhone or windows phone). This was very annoying because they're concerned about mold in mildew growing in my car is a health hazard. Have asked dealership to look at it … If I would have had to pay for the repair, it would have been between $350 - $475. Summary: Toyota is recalling certain model year 2013 Highlander vehicles manufactured March 13, 2013, through August 6, 2013. No problem in warm weather. ", "There is a rattle that seems to come from the area of the front passenger seat or right front door. Also, the remote key fob seems to drain the fob battery worse than any car I have owned. Muffler, pipes, catalytic converter, exhaust manifold, leaks. Radiator, cooling fan, antifreeze leaks, water pump, thermostat, overheating. ", "Paint started peeling off the roof. 2. Get reliability information for the 2013 Toyota Highlander from Consumer Reports, which combines extensive survey data and expert technical knowledge. 2013 Toyota Highlander Warranty The 2013 Toyota Highlander comes with a three-year/36,000-mile basic warranty and a five-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty. Wish I kept using my Garmin which has free updates. I passed. In this past winter, it often would start at all. ", "Cruise control would not engage, bad switch. ", "The steering wheel made clicking sound. (2013 Toyota Highlander Limited 3.5-L V6), (2013 Toyota Highlander Limited 3.5-L V6 hybrid), (2013 Toyota Highlander Hybrid 3.5-L V6 hybrid), (2013 Toyota Highlander Base 2.7-L 4 Cyl), External music device interface (e.g., smart phone, MP3 player), Rear entertainment system (e.g., DVD player, rear screen), Paint (fading, chalking, cracking, or peeling), (2013 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Limited 3.5-L V6 hybrid), (2013 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Limited 3.5-L V6), Steering linkage (includes rack and pinion), Alarm or security system (excluding aftermarket systems), Hybrid/electric system and battery (excluding replacement), Deciding When It's Time to Upgrade Your Child's Car Seat. Thanks Toyota. There are other parameters in the Toyota that requires dealer laptop. I have one who traded in her Toyota Hylander for a Honda Pilot and she regretted it. The Reliability score is based on our latest subscriber survey It turned out to be a refrigerant leak from the pipe. A free loaner car was offered but turned down as we did not need it. While driving approximately 35 mph, the contact T-boned … I have to manually lock and unlock the door. Check out our Toyota Highlander overview to see the most problematic years, worst problems and most recently reported complaints with the Highlander. I am making an appointment to have it evaluated this week", "Less than two years old and already having problems going back and forth between audio displays and regular displays, gets stuck on songs, etc", "Entire radio system was replaced due to faulty computer chip. ", "Actuator in drivers door is operational sporadically which results in the inability to open drivers door with remote. In the affected vehicles, the second row left hand seat may not lock in place when positioned in the forward front or second adjusting position. ", "REAR PASSENGER DOOR WOULD NOT OPEN FROM INSIDE", "The sun glasses holder fell open one day and wouldn't close. ", "When i make turn 180, squeaks sounds from the wheel side. ", "The problem is mostly a perception issue. I consider this part of normal maintenance", "discovered by mechanic during an inspection, was costly", "Due to a lot of stop and go in-town driving, the brakes were showing significant wear, which showed up on the overall check done during oil changes. ", "The plastic trim started showing serious corrosion after only three months", "pearl paint turning yellow on trim around front and rear vinyl trim", "paint does not appear to have a clear coat, brushing snow off the vehicle leaves a long streak. 2013-2016 Toyota Highlander - Common Problems A 2014 Toyota Highlander Limited Platinum Trim Gap on the Passenger Side: Many 2013-2016 Highlander owners hear a whistling wind noise in the … I have had the Toyota dealership look it at and try a software update, this had no effect. I believe it was a known Toyota problem. subscriber survey for about 329,000 vehicles, our reliability history charts give you a rundown To see how frequently 2013 Toyota Highlander problems … I've narrowed it down too the part of the door handle that pulls back. LOOSE BUT NOT OFF. Just started this past winter. Learn more about the 2013 Toyota Highlander. I told the dealer that they sold me a certified vehicle and that this should never occurred after driving only 7000 mi. The replacement trim also became loose. "The radior leaked and had to be replace.d", "Dealer found it was leaking and so replaced it. ", "Evaporator did not work properly; causing air conditioning to become ineffective. Repairs were DIY, by replacing just the small motor inside the actuator, rather than replacing the entire actuator. ", "RUBBER MOLDINGS ON ROOF TRACKS ARE LOOSE WILL COME LOOSE IN CAR WASH. Alternator, starter, hybrid battery and related systems, regular battery, battery cables, engine harness, coil, ignition switch, electronic ignition, distributor or rotor failure, spark plugs and wires failure. Only drove it for 9000 miles. If the seat does not lock into the seat track, there may be an increased risk of injury to an occupant in the event of a crash. With all these mesmerizing features, it is natural to assume that the 2013 Toyota Highlander has no problems. cost was $2039 (covered by extended warranty). no problem since. Nav system on my '08 Infiniti is infinitely better", "Nab system unable to calculate time to destination correctly. According to RepairPal, this problem is known by Toyota, and a replacement part was issued, but the new part has been known to exhibit the same problem. Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will modify the second row left hand seat so that it will lock into the seat track, free of charge. We haven't had this problem with the 2016 Highlander only the 2013. In my GMC Yukon, I can see the pressure of each tire any time I want. of 2013 Toyota Highlander owners. The fuse is an easy swap, the relay is not. ", "drivers side window streaks when the window is raised and lowered (anytime there's moisture (rain, dew) on the glass)", "Wiring grommet seal missing between engine compartment and passenger compartment", "The drainage in the sunroof needed to be cleaned to stop water ingression into the vehicle during very heavy rains. The next time a drove the car, two days later, the same noise occured, but I checked the lug nuts myself, and did not find them loose. Replacement hose not covered under warranty. It was repaired successfully. The problem has occurred since the original purchase date and we have brought it in at least 5 t", "The driver's side window doesn't go up right. I contacted Toyota about the problem and Toyota declined to assist. Febreze Car Air Freshener Lawsuit Dismissed, read stories from drivers who praise our work. Southeast Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will test the sensitivity of the occupant detection sensors, and recalibrate them as necessary. ", "Front pads and disks wore more quickly while used for short daily trips to town and back about 22 miles round trip,", "We had to replace the brakes at 42,000 and we live and drive in the country. It is reflected sound I assume. Hello, I have a 2013 Highlander with a new battery. This could increase the risk of personal injury during the event of a vehicle crash necessitating airbag deployment. Needless to say they ignored my suggestion and I am left with a car that has 3 areas on the roof that have peeled all the way down to the primer. It has been replaced", "One of the struts broke off the rear window and popped off the exterior cap. Toyota has not been able to duplicate the issue when in the shop so it won't be covered under the warranty", "USB connection works for about 10 minutes and then goes out - this is most annoying on long trips", "Bluetooth drops intermittently and the whole audio system reboots. Struts should last for much longer than 4 1/2 years. "Lift-back door: The attachment to the door of the power closing mechanism keeps detatching/unscrewing itself, even when I never use the power opener/closer. ", "Right rear wheel bearing had to be replaced". In the affected vehicles, the second row left hand seat may not lock in place when positioned in the forward front or second adjusting position. A free loaner was offered but declined. ", "not sure what problem was, but had to pull out the engine to get to the problem. Power or manual windows, locks and latches, tailgate, hatch or trunk, doors or sliding doors, mirrors, seat controls, safety belts, sunroof, convertible top. I had it towed to nearest dealer and they replaced the transmission with a rebuilt unit". I said if the Toyota RAV 4, Toyota Camry, Toyota Corolla Toyota Avalon and Scion all with the Blizzard Pearl had the same problem that I did and they were considering repainting all of the vehicles. Antilock system (ABS), parking brake, master cylinder, calipers, rotors, pulsation or vibration, squeaking, brake failure or wear. the cost for that was exorbitant. Not worth it. View all 53 consumer vehicle reviews for the Used 2013 Toyota Highlander on Edmunds, or submit your own review of the 2013 Highlander. Now I have to figure a way to attach it permanently", "Noise from the dashboard, cannot locate", "The seats squeak while driving even on normal roads. Once the system reboots for the second time, the audio is off. Had it towed to dealer. Need to stomp on accelerator to get going, then it really takes off. 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