I purchased a 2007 Camry because of the looks of the redesigned model and because of the "legendary" Toyota quality and reliability. As of today, I am a bit disappointed in the build quality of the car. First of all, the interior has way too many cheap plastic parts (like the cheap plastic center piece that houses the clock.) Second, during this past winter, an annoying dashboard rattle has developed in two places.(by the right speaker & behind the instrument panel). Also, Toyota has continued to make the Camry larger, but has failed to increase the horsepower of the 4 cylinder. Therefore, more RPMs are needed to accelerate which kills my fuel economy.
Looks of the SE are great.
Do away with the cheap plastic center piece that houses the clock, passenger airbag light, & passenger seatbelt reminders. Also redesign the dashboard so it does not rattle. Lastly, make a 6 speed manual available with the V6. If these are done Toyota will have a great car.
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