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2004 Toyota 4Runner SUV

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not much impressed
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By B4ernrd
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2004 Toyota 4Runner SUV SR5 Rwd 4dr SUV (4.0L 6cyl 4A)


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Good but not excellent enough. Good in the back road but scary in the freeway as if its going on a spin and jitters inside. Roll over is imminent. Not so Good. Engine is but not the whole set up, its not too good for safe ride. GAS CONSUMPTION is very greedy. Not so good.


Favorite Features

the rear window as always.


Suggested Improvements

Lower the wheels from 17" to 16" and improve the ride performance its nosiy in the outside.


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Worth the Money
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By ATG
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2004 Toyota 4Runner SUV Limited 4WD 4dr SUV (4.7L 8cyl 5A)


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This is a great SUV. It is comfortable, quiet, smooth, and fun to drive. I have owned other SUV's and this is by far the best! Fit and trim is fantastic. Toyota has thought of every thing.


Favorite Features

I love it all, especially the built in compass.


Suggested Improvements

The only thing that could be better is the MPG (gas mileage) and the type of gasoline it requires.


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My 2nd and not my last…
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By MK ULTRABLIZZARD
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2004 Toyota 4Runner SUV Sport Edition Rwd 4dr SUV (4.7L 8cyl 5A)


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This is my 2nd 4runner which replaced a 2000 SR5 Sport and will certainly not be my last. Bigger, quieter, more comfortable and tons of standard features makes it stand out from the rest. The price helps too. I got mine for a little over $29k. Simply put: this is one of the best SUVs on the market. Great price, features and Toyota build quality and reliability.


Favorite Features

strong V8, better fuel mileage than the previous 3.4L V6, great stereo, AWD, interior space, 5spd auto, X-Reas suspension, safety features


Suggested Improvements

stronger V8 (i like acceleration, sue me), they lost the auto open/ close passenger side window, power driver seat, wish the hood scoop was functional, styling looks kinda like a minivan, bigger size makes it sluggish around curves


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2004 4runner SE
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By ggroot
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2004 Toyota 4Runner SUV Sport Edition 4WD 4dr SUV (4.7L 8cyl 5A)


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Styling took some time to get used to. The towing capacity is great and you cannot beat the engine. Compare the interior quality fit & finish to most other comparable suvs (save the MDX) and you understand the price tag.


Favorite Features

The silky smooth V8 & standard trailer hitch.


Suggested Improvements

I find the lap section of the front seats too short. Both the driver and passenger side seats are somewhat uncomfortable. Make sure this fits you before you buy!!


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needs larger seats,and mpg
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By wilm
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2004 Toyota 4Runner SUV Limited 4WD 4dr SUV (4.7L 8cyl 5A)


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i found the limited to be full of conveniences and a few inconveniences. i have a 38" waist. the seat belt is hard to find and fasten when i get into the drivers seat.seats need to be a little wider. more options for the money spent would also be a plus. adjustable pedels should come standard with the limited. fuel milege is much worse than a jaguar xj8. which we thought was bad till the limited showed up in our garage.


Favorite Features

the nav system is cool. however it takes alot of time to understand it and operate it to its potential...if i am there yet...


Suggested Improvements

wider seats, telescopic wheel or adjustable pedels preferably, better fuel economy for a toyota, miss that old 20r engine, sort of.


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