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2007 Camry LE 6 Cyl Piston Slap

\015 I have taken my car into the dealer at 30,000 Km and 60.000 km with concerns about the knocking in the engine. Both times they said it was a normal noise. Finally I took it in at just under 100,000 Kms and they said yes there is a problem and it is piston slap. They want to replace the short block but now Toyota will not honour their standard warranty and they want me to pay for 40% of the repair.\015\012\015\012Has there been any recalls or other people with the same problem and what do you suggest should be my next action with Toyota. Everything was documented.\015 Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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There are no recalls, but there are TSB's out on the problem. A TSB is a Technical Service Bulletin. It's a specific repair procedure that addresses a specific issue. Better talk to a lawyer and think about sueing the dealer.
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