Aldo Ortiz

Regular Member
  • Content Count

    5
  • Joined

  • Last visited

Community Reputation

0 Neutral

About Aldo Ortiz

  • Rank
    Newbie

Profile Information

  • Toyota Model*
    Rav4
  • Toyota Year*
    2008
  • Location*
    Arizona (AZ)

Recent Profile Visitors

The recent visitors block is disabled and is not being shown to other users.

  1. Thank you so much for replying to this. So, since I reported the incident of the car shutting down when downshifting to Neutral it has not happened since then. However, the L remains ON on the gear dashboard. I'm going to take a picture of it so I can show it, maybe that my clear up what I'm trying to explain. I'm planning on taking it in to a shop here that specialize on Toyota's.
  2. Team, Has anyone experienced a flashing L (with a square around it) right next to your D while driving? Not sure what this could be an indicator of but it started happening today. Anyone?
  3. Hey, Has anyone come across and issue where your toyota completely shuts down when placed in Neutral? My car's engine shuts down when in neutral, i can turn it back on without any issues and then put in on drive, but if I change gears from drive to park and pass 'neutral' the car will then shut off again. Anyone out there experienced this issue?
  4. Hi Pharel, Rav4's are a great car to buy! I would however, look into a problem that was detected back in 2011, read more here -----> https://www.choisserimports.com/what-to-do-about-toyotas-excessive-oil-consumption.php I currently own a 2008 that was affected by the issue mentioned in the link provided. Other that all I can recommend is to make sure that you keep all services up to date, Toyota's are made to last when taking proper car of all services. I hope this helps in any way.
  5. Hello Everyone, I have a 2008 Rav4 with about 110,000 miles on it, second owner, I love my Rav. As of recently I started to noticed that when down shifting from P to D the car shuts down COMPLETELY! (as if you were to turn it off from the ignition) when passing N (neutral). I able to turn it back on in Neutral and drive off, but whenever I shift up or down and pass N the car shuts down. What I have done recently to the car; well, back in September the battery died on me and I replaced it with a battery from a local walmart, can't remember the name of the brand, but I don't know if that would be the problem. I've done mechanical jobs to the Rav but all related to suspension work. Also, the Rav4 currently has an engine code related to the catalytic-converter, which I haven't replaced yet as that is a very expensive part, but other than that there are no other codes. Not sure if any of you have experience this or know of anyone that did, but any help will be really appreciated. Thank you.