Real World, Real Car
By accesstoo on
1999 Toyota Camry LE 4dr Sedan
After all the hype about this car and
that, all cars smell, drive, look, and
act similarly after a few years. That
being said, I can tell you without
reservation, this has been one fine
I now have 61,000 miles on this car.
I drive it daily in Atlanta traffic.
This car has and continues to deliver
everything you come to expect in a
Toyota. I have only replaced the
Front Brakes. I can't seem to wear
the rears out, replaced the tires, and
use synthetic oil with every oil
Score? Perfect. It has never broken
down. It has a better AC than Honda
and is roomier. It won't turn heads
but you won't call for a tow either.
Next time, buy a 4-cyl Camry. It's my
Reliable: NO HASSLES. I haven't seen
the dealer in 5 years except for
Comfortable: truly room for 4 adults
AND their luggage in the roomy trunk.
Mileage: Although roomier than most
mid-sized sedans, this one still
delivers 22-26 in town, 30-32 on the
Power: The 4 cylinder I had was
adequate with just me in the car but,
add a few and it gets sluggish. The
new 4 cylinder has fixed that. The
newer (2003 on) has fixed that with a
157hp engine. Mine had only 127 or 130
Heavier seats. Long trips can tend to
wear you out.