1997 Toyota Tacoma - Reliability

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Base Regular Cab Pickup (2.7L 4-cyl. 4x4 5-speed Manual)

Reliability Rating for 1997 Toyota Tacoma by Identifix

Ratings Key Minimal Problems Moderate Problems Significant Problems
  Rating Comments
Engine Occasional problems on this vehicle are failures of the Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor and the Throttle Position Sensor (TPS). Failure of the MAF Sensor and the TPS can cause a drivability problem or the check engine light to illuminate. On some vehicles the MAF Sensor can be cleaned and will not need to be replaced.

The cost to replace the MAF Sensor is estimated at $567.48 for parts and $58.50 for labor. The cost to repair the TPS is estimated at $54.07 for parts and $39.00 for labor. All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.
Transmission & Driveline
Steering & Suspension
Heating & Air Conditioning
Starting & Charging
Overall 4 out of 5

Reliability Ratings displayed above reflect style specific standard features and may vary from aggregated values displayed for the same year in the historical model overviewed bellow.

Reliability History for Toyota Tacoma by Identifix

  1995 1996 1997
Engine N/A
Transmission & Driveline N/A
Steering & Suspension N/A
Brake N/A
Heating & Air Conditioning N/A
Starting & Charging N/A
Accessories N/A
Overall N/A

Reliability Ratings by Identifix is based from repair shop-reported issues. Though this data may be for years prior to model you are researching, it exposes how reliable this model platform has been historically.

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