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Hated to part with our 2010 4 cylinder Venza
By borjborj on 06/03/14 13:30 PM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Toyota Venza 4dr Wagon (2.7L 4cyl 6A)

Review

We had the car for 4 years and 1 month over 89,000 miles. We averaged 22K miles per year, never had any issues at all, only replaced tires and battery. We got combined 25.6 mpg on the original Bridgestones, harder riding tires. Replaced with Dunlop tires, then dropped to a combined 24.7 mpg, but it was a much better and smoother riding tires, worth losing 1 mpg. The car was always a pleasure to get on the road and travel and vacation in.
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Great car overall but with a few issues
By cdgehs99 on 05/16/14 08:40 AM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Toyota Venza 4dr Wagon (3.5L 6cyl 6A)

Review

I'm going on a little over 4 years with my 2010 Venza, and I still love it. I have very low mileage (32,500) due to using public transport for my daily commute, so I'm still anxious to see how the reliability holds up as the miles increase. The car is nice to drive, handles well, and I love the space available. The gas mileage is ok. I will agree with some of the other reviewers that the ride can be a little bumpy at times, but I knew that was possibility because of the large rims and smaller profile tires. I also have had some interior creaks and rattles that can be annoying, especially because the interior build quality seems pretty decent. Overall I am very pleased with the vehicle.
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1 of 1 people found this review helpful
"Okay" car overall, but wouldn't buy again
By burrowsb on 12/18/12 22:55 PM (PST)

Vehicle

2010 Toyota Venza 4dr Wagon (3.5L 6cyl 6A)

Review

pros: edgy body style, roomy interior, auto-up/down on all windows, fun "gadgets" (i.e. push-button start, voice activated phone, remote open/close rear hatch, touch-lock door handles), panoramic roof, reclining rear seats. cons: pretty bad rear and side/rear visibility when changing lanes/passing (a consequence of the edgy body style mentioned above). Blind spots have led to close calls more than once. This alone is enough to make me regret my purchase. Rear view camera is too limited to be of much help. Mileage is pretty poopy. No rear dome light when you open rear hatch in the dark (very odd oversight).
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7 of 7 people found this review helpful
Very Pleased
By californiakid on 03/20/12 06:47 AM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Toyota Venza 4dr Wagon AWD (3.5L 6cyl 6A)

Review

People need to realize all cars have there potential problems, its part of owning a vehicle. If you look on here, there are only a few neg reviews, which are mostly prompted by an unhappy customer. They sold 48k Venzas in 2010. If you only have a few bad reviews on Edmonds, its a safe bet the car is fine in general. I perfectly happy with mine, not one problem. Poor ride quality could be attributed to air pressure in the tires. Too much pressure=stiff ride. My Venza is great. Never an issue. If your looking to buy a Venza don't let a few reviews affect your decision. If you find a vehicle on here that does not have one problem, let me know what it is, cause I want one.
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2 of 2 people found this review helpful
LOVE THE CAR...HATE THE BUMPY RIDE!!!
By wjfun on 02/19/12 15:51 PM (PST)

Vehicle

2010 Toyota Venza 4dr Wagon (3.5L 6cyl 6A)

Review

I purchased my car in Nov 2011, didn't notice the bumpy ride right away. I love everything about the car except the ride. I've been told it's the tires. Does anyone else have this problem and if so what have you done about it? I hate to spend the money on new tires and that does not solve the problem. Although I have read other blogs and people have complained of the bumpy ride....great car but I want a smoother ride....HELP!!! wjfun
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Love/Hate relationship
By ricksreview on 11/01/11 08:39 AM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Toyota Venza 4dr Wagon AWD (3.5L 6cyl 6A)

Review

Love the vehicle. Hate having the Toyota sevice department know me by first name! All was well in the first year and half of owning our fully loaded 2010 Venza AWD. Recently the car developed a clunk in the rear, this required an extensive rear suspension repair. the noise has returned 3 months later! The transmission started to shudder and slip, Toyota replaced it saying its fairly common on the AWD model. This car only has 27,000 careful miles. I think it has more squeeks and rattles than the 02 Dodge Caravan that this Venza replaced.
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The new has worn off :(.........Troubles at 30k
By gail76 on 10/30/11 20:26 PM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Toyota Venza 4dr Wagon AWD (3.5L 6cyl 6A)

Review

Vehicle has many rattles appear after 30k miles or so, transmission is getting a factory replacement as i write this (Toyota says transmission failures are common in our hilly area). Interior seat quality is poor, our leather is looking very worn out already. Had to replace the battery and recharge the A/C as well. We are a couple in our late 50's and always look after our vehicles. Having very mixed emotions about this vehicle and i doubt we'll keep it past the warranty.
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It has been a year
By luvtoyota10 on 10/18/11 10:58 AM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Toyota Venza 4dr Wagon (2.7L 4cyl 6A)

Review

It has been a year ( and 2 weeks) Since I got my 2010 Toyota Venza. It's Fun To Drive compared to my previous vehicle (2000 toyota 4runner). The sterring may be light but it is very agile. The ride is bumpy but I got over it. It's Great in the snow. I feel safe in it and it handles well in wet conditions. The color is fantastic. Very comfortable seats and good (front visibility) the Back up camera helps alot. The bluetooth streaming audio is fabulous.
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Beware of Gas Mileage and Erratic Acceleration
By bosnol on 08/28/11 20:46 PM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Toyota Venza 4dr Wagon (2.7L 4cyl 6A)

Review

Although stylish and roomy, the Venza's gas mileage, even for a 4 cylinder, is poor compared to what is advertised, especially since we are careful, conservative drivers. It might be the overly sensitive accelerator pedal that results in excess gas consumption. The ride is not smooth either compared to the Ford Escape (we have had an Escape for 2 years). The satellite radio does not perform as well as it does in the Ford models such as the Escape. The dashboard mileage display screen is wired way too sensitive and cannot be adjusted.
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Gas milage
By watermarks on 08/11/11 09:37 AM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Toyota Venza 4dr Wagon (3.5L 6cyl 6A)

Review

We love our Venza . It works well for my wife and as well for me. Plenty of room in it. We have had it for 1 year. The only issue we have had it the gas milage. we are going by the computer gas meter and it says 17.3. When we first got it at the dealer it showed 16.1 and we ask the dealer if that was the real milage and they said that was just because of it sitting on alot. My wife is a real easy going driver and the computer gas meter always says 17 .3 to 17.5 in normal driving. We dont know if the computer is off or not. I had some friends that brought the exact car and engine from the same place and they get 23 normal driving and 26 on the highway . Disappointed in gas milage computer.
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