With its fuel-efficient engine lineup, full complement of safety features and available third-row seat, the Highlander is one of our top recommendations to those who need SUV utility but don't want any unnecessary bulk or fuel bills.
by Douglas on Jun 27, 2005 Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander AWD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A)
We purchased a Toyota Highlander the later end of 2004. We looked into several types of vehicles and decided to purchase a Toyota Highlander. The MPG is pretty good given that the vehicle is an SUV. It handles well and the interior is very easy to maintain. My family feels safe and comfortable in the vehicle.
by collinsdgc on Jun 27, 2005 Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander AWD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A)
I purchased a Toyota for one reason, I have to have a automobile that will run and not have mechanical problems. The biggest selling point for me is that the new Toyotas have timing chains (no more belts). This might seem strange to you but I have had three cars in the past die because of timing belt failure. The over-all quality of the highlander is A+, the exterior design is Ok, the comfort and performance is great and I would highly recomend this highlander to anyone who enjoys perfection.
by Randy Utley, DDS on Feb 19, 2005 Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander AWD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A)
I went from a Toyota Solara to the
Highlander and am still impressed! The
ride for a SUV is awesome! It handles
well and is very reliable. To top it
all off, it looks great too! I almost
bought a Lexus RX330 and am glad I did
not waste my money! I got all on the
Highlander and did not pay all the
extra money! I highly recommend the
by Dean on Jan 15, 2005 Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander AWD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A)
My 2004 model is 4 cyl. but perfectly
adequate for driving in the hilly
country we live in and good in the
snow. It is very comfortable with solid
construction that feels much less tinny
than our (previous) Honda CRV and more
comfortable and quieter than our
Subarus. It is easy to drive, handles
well, has decent gas mileage for an
We have had it almost a year and have
about 10,000 miles on it and have had
no problems at all, also unlike the
Honda which had a series of small
problems and malfunctions (like key
chimes which were fixed over and over
We would rate it a perfect 10 except
for one thing: the body seems pretty
easily dented and scratched.
by neilsal on Nov 14, 2004 Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander AWD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A)
I researched every suv out there for
along time. I test drove the honda
pilot, to big behind the wheel. The
highlander drove and felt the best. I
purchased the 4cly 4X4 and let me tell
you it can move! I was worried about
power with the 4cly but not no more.
Wow and the gas mileage has been great.
My wife whom was a bit nervous at the
thought of an suv couldn't believe the
ride. It handles like a car. She is in
LOVE with it! The toyota dealer was the
best. He has called us a few times
after the purchase to see how it's
going. My kids love it, the room in the
back. The star safety system works
great. Traction and braking are
unbelivable. Thanks Toyota!
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