2011 HIGHLANDER DRIVING 50MPH ENGINE SMOKES ENGINE LIGHT GOES ON SHUT OFF UNDER HOOD ON GROUND LOTS OF OIL WHAT HAPPENED?

Asked by Nov 04, 2017 at 07:16 PM about the 2011 Toyota Highlander

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2011 HIGHLANDER DRIVING 50MPH ENGINE SMOKES ENGINE LIGHT
GOES ON SHUT OFF UNDER HOOD ON GROUND LOTS OF OIL WHAT
HAPPENED?

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Possibly the engine suffered a catastrophic failure.

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ok found out that in toyota highlander 2011 the oil hoses busted and the vsc light does not always go on when pressure drops. They replaced the rubber hoses with upgraded pipe lines **should be seeing a recall and possibly a class action lawsuit in the future** hang on to your receipts. This vehicle had some oil left in it so it did not seize up on us. cost $350 instead of 5 grand!!

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