Used 2002 Toyota Highlander SUV

$6,466 - $5,499
2002 Toyota Highlander

2002 Highlights

Toyota's car-based Highlander SUV receives no changes this year.


  • Roomy interior, car-like ride and handling, spunky V6 engine.


  • Rear seat is uncomfortably low, no third-row seat, limited towing and off-road abilities.

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Used 2002 Toyota Highlander SUV for Sale

Toyota Highlander 2002 137,647 miles
Used 2002Toyota Highlander
Est.Loan: $138/mo
Toyota Highlander 2002 102,217 miles
Used 2002Toyota Highlander
Est.Loan: $143/mo
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Toyota Highlander 2002 Limited AWD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 4A) Millennium Silver Metallic Charcoal122,702 miles
Used 2002Toyota HighlanderLimited
Est.Loan: $113/mo
65,065 miles
Used 2002Toyota HighlanderBase
Est.Loan: $164/mo
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Vintage Gold Metallic Ivory91,537 miles
Used 2002Toyota HighlanderBase
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Used 2002Toyota HighlanderLimited
Est.Loan: $80/mo
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116,067 miles
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Features & Specs

AWD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 4A)Limited AWD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 4A)2WD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 4A)Limited 2WD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 4A)AWD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A)2WD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A)
Transmission4-speed automatic4-speed automatic4-speed automatic4-speed automatic4-speed automatic4-speed automatic
Horsepower220 hp @ 5800 rpm220 hp @ 5800 rpm220 hp @ 5800 rpm220 hp @ 5800 rpm155 hp @ 5600 rpm155 hp @ 5600 rpm


NHTSA Overall Rating

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration offers independent analysis.
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating

    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Crash Rating

    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Barrier Rating

    OverallNot Rated
  • Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings

    Front SeatNot Rated
    Back SeatNot Rated
  • Rollover

    Dynamic Test ResultNo Tip
    Risk Of RolloverNot Rated

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Bad Engine!
"We bought our Highlander four years ago and have loved it til now. It seems there are a batch of Toyota 6cyl engines with bad valve seals. Toyota was repairing these engines until 2010. They absolve themselves after a vehicle is 8 years old. We bought our Highlander in 2010 with only 87000mi. It now has 133000mi. Now in the last six months the engine consumes large quantities of oil. The symptom of these engines with bad seals is they consume oil when driven at highway speeds. A service mgr at the local Toyota dealer confirmed this valve seal problem when I described the pattern of oil consumption, a $2700. repair at the dealer if it is still repairable! the six seals cost $6 each!" -I wrote the review above four years ago and we still have our '02 Highlander. We have not fixed the valve seal problem but live with it. It seems only to be an issue on the highway during which it will consume a quart of oil with each tank of gas! Other than that it is a great vehicle.. We have had few maintenance problems and is incredibly reliable and worry free. Fuel economy is not great, high teens around town and barely over 20 mpg on the highway but i believe this is in line with every other suv of this era. i have to praise Toyota for the durability of the suspension which is still firm and tight and holding up much better than other cars I have owned. If not for the valve seal issue I would rate this vehicle 5+stars!
200k Miles on Mine!
I bought this car new in 2002 and now have 200,000 miles on it, which to me is amazing. I've owned a couple of Toyotas in the past (Celica, Corolla, Camry), but this one has lasted the longest. No problems except AC knob broke last year and cost $900 to repair/replace (had to remove dash to replace a knob? That doesn't make sense to me). I know it's on borrowed time, so am looking to replace soon....Also own a 2008 HL limited, but I like this "original" better.
Best Vehicle I've Ever Owned
Originally was going to get an '02 4-Runner but the Highlander had better interior space and ride. Changing my mind was the best purchase decision I ever made. I now have 114,000 miles with ZERO repairs, just maintenance when it's due. The 'check engine' light came on once and it was due to a vacuum hose coming loose. Correct that in about 10 minutes. Replaced that original battery after 8 years even though it was still working fine even at -10 degrees, figured I would really be pushing my luck by going longer than that. Still running with original suspension components and rear brakes. Front brakes have been replaced once and the rotors resurfaced. Wish I had gotten auto-dim mirror
Used 2002 Toyota Highlander SUV Overview

The Used 2002 Toyota Highlander SUV is offered in the following styles: AWD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 4A), Limited AWD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 4A), 2WD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 4A), Limited 2WD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 4A), AWD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A), and 2WD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 4A).

What's a good price on a Used 2002 Toyota Highlander SUV?

Save up to $192 on one of 6 Used 2002 Toyota Highlander SUV for sale at dealerships within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA with prices as low as $3,908 as of 07/17/2018, based on data from dealers and consumer-driven dealer ratings ranging from 3.7 to 5 out of 5 stars.

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  • The Used 2002 Toyota Highlander SUV Base is priced between $6,466 and $7,995 with odometer readings between 65065 and 91537 miles.
  • The Used 2002 Toyota Highlander SUV Limited is priced between $3,908 and $5,499 with odometer readings between 122702 and 225484 miles.

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