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Toyota Sienna Maintenance & Repair Guides
Links to DIY repair and vehicle maintenance "how-to" tutorials for the 3rd generation 2011-2016 Toyota Sienna minivan.

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Toyota Sienna Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide
Sienna Key Fob Battery

1. Toyota Sienna Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

After a couple of years of daily use, the battery inside the key fob remote control of a third generation (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and the refreshed 2015 & 2016) Toyota Sienna minivan can become weak or just quit working entirely.

To view my DIY instructions for changing the battery, click on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.

   

Toyota Sienna Vanity Mirror Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
Sienna Vanity Light Bulbs

2. Toyota Sienna Sun Visor Vanity Mirror Light Bulb Replacement Guide

 

   

Toyota Sienna Map Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
Sienna Map Light Bulbs

3. Toyota Sienna Overhead Map Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
   

Toyota Sienna Rear Passenger Reading Light Bulb Replacement Guide
Sienna Reading Lights

4. Toyota Sienna Rear Passenger Reading Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

 

   

Toyota Sienna Cabin Air Filter Replacement Guide
Sienna Cabin Air Filter

5. Toyota Sienna HVAC Cabin Air Filter Replacement Guide

If the A/C system in your 3rd generation (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and also the updated 2015 & 2016 model years) Toyota Sienna isn't blowing as hard any more or it smells funny, you probably need to clean or replace the cabin air filter element in the blower motor housing.

Check out my DIY instructions for the procedure by clicking on the text link above or the thumbnail picture to the left.

   

Toyota Sienna Rear Window Wiper Blade Replacement Guide
Sienna Rear Wiper Blade

6. Toyota Sienna Rear Window Wiper Blade Replacement Guide
   

Toyota Sienna License Plate Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
Sienna License Lights

7. Toyota Sienna License Plate Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
   

Toyota Sienna Tail Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
Sienna Tail Light Bulbs

8. Toyota Sienna Tail Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

The brake lights of a 3rd generation 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014 (and probably also the face lifted 2015 & 2016 model year) are LED bulbs that should last the life time of the minivan.

The tail light housings also contain a traditional incandescent turn signal, reverse and parking light bulbs. Check out my DIY tutorial for changing any of these bulbs by clicking on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.



 

Toyota Sienna Interior Door Panel Removal Guide
Sienna Door Panel

9. Toyota Sienna Interior Door Panel Removal Guide

If you'd like to upgrade the OEM door speakers in your third generation (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 & most likely the revised 2015 and 2016 model year) Toyota Sienna minivan, you'll first have to take off the interior door panels.

To view my DIY instructions for the door panel removal procedure, click on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.

   


Sienna Headlight Bulbs

10. Toyota Sienna Headlight Bulbs Replacement Guide

The headlight assemblies of a 3rd generation Toyota Sienna contain the low beam, high beam and front turn signal light bulbs.

If you need to replace a burnt out bulb, check out my DIY tutorial for the procedure, with replacement part numbers, by clicking on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.

   

Toyota Sienna Engine Air Filter Replacement Guide
Sienna Engine Air Filter

11. Toyota Sienna 2GR-FE 3.5L V6 Engine Air Filter Replacement Guide

The engine air filter element of a third generation Toyota Sienna minivan equipped with the 3.5L V6 2GR-FE motor should be checked at every oil change and replaced when dirty.

 Check out my DIY tutorial for the procedure by clicking on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left. (The steps should be similar for Sienna models with the 2.7L 1AR-FE I4 engine.)

   

Toyota Sienna Electrical Fuse Replacement Guide
Sienna Electrical Fuse

12. Toyota Sienna Electrical Fuse Replacement Guide

The best place to start when troubleshooting any electrical problem with your Sienna minivan is to check for a blown fuse in either the engine bay or interior fuse panels.

To view my DIY instructions for changing a blown fuse, click on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.

   

Toyota Sienna 2GR-FE 3.5L V6 Engine Oil Change Guide
Sienna V6 Oil Change

13. Toyota Sienna 2GR-FE 3.5L V6 Engine Oil Change Guide

The best way to keep your 3rd generation 2011-2014 (and probably also the revised 2015 & 2016 model year) Toyota Sienna minivan running reliably for many years is to regularly change the motor oil and replace the cartridge style oil filter in the 3.5L V6 engine.

Check out my detailed DIY tutorial for the procedure by clicking on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.

   

Toyota Sienna Front Brake Pads Replacement Guide
Sienna Front Brake Pads

14. Toyota Sienna Front Brake Pads Replacement Guide

If you've been hearing a squeaking, squealing or screeching sound coming from the front of your Sienna when you press the brake pedal, you probably need to change the front brake pads.

Take a look at my DIY instructions for the front brake job by clicking on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.

   

Toyota Sienna Rear Brake Pads Replacement Guide
Sienna Rear Brake Pads

15. Toyota Sienna Rear Brake Pads Replacement Guide
   

Toyota Sienna Windshield Wiper Blades Replacement Guide
Sienna Wiper Blades

16. Toyota Sienna Windshield Wiper Blades Replacement Guide

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