Excellent vehicle. Only negative trait
is the large turning radius. It (the
turning radius) was reported as a
negative in Edmund's review, but I
didn't think it would be too much of a
problem. But it is. Not to the extent
of not buying one, but one must be
aware of the large turning radius when
operating it. It affects parking
capability, U-turn capability, and
close confinement capability. A few
more inches of clearance would be
beneficial as well. I think these
issues were addressed with the '98
Tacomas. So, a few (2-4) inches of
clearance would be nice, but a smaller
turning radius would be much, much
Comfort. Performance (3.4 litre power
with an un-loaded truck is pretty
impressive). Looks. Dependibility.
Just decrease the turning radius and
increase the clearance by 2-4 inches.
I believe this was accomplished with
the '98-'99 Tacomas. Otherwise, it's a
great truck (the '97 Tacoma).
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