1989 Toyota Pickup User Reviews

1989 Toyota Pickup Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 11 reviews

  • Performance:4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5
  • Appearance:4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars 4.8 / 5
  • Overall: 4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5

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Josh4126 writes:
1989 Toyota Pickup Review
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5

Pros

3 litre V6 in a little truck LOTS of power

Cons

spork plugs are hord to get to

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1989 Toyota Pickup — acceleration is crazy because of the torky moter and it's top end isn't bad at all it it handles really nice. its a lot of fun to drive and the best truck in it's category. i would not get one after the year 2000 because thay don't look as good but these little trucks are tons of fun and i would recommend them to anybody

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clintonics writes:
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5

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Simple reliable and fun

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none

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Great Truck — I miss this little guy. I bought this truck when I was 16 and it was my first car. I had it for 10 years. I actually sold it once and then bought it back from the person I sold it to the next year. I missed it so much. I drove it from 44K miles to 140K miles before the head gasket finally blew. I was forced to buy a new car and sell this one to my mechanic. I still think about her!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Allan writes:
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4

Pros

it bigger size, meaner looking, and 4wd system

Cons

it just littbit tight space...at all

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Wants Find A Reilable Last Long Truck, Toyota Is The One Are Last Longer. — it very reilable tough truck, 4wd is unstoppedable offroad ever! the gas mileage is ok, but better then V8 gasmilage. the V6 engines are not tough engine, a 22RE 4cylinder inline is toughtest bulletproof engine ever build. toyota pick up is really fun driveable truck, and i love to drive standard than auto. the performance is not for racing, it real last longest truck on road trucks and offroad. the gears ratio is very high torque ends and less speed.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Kevin writes:
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5

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easy to drive, steady and reliable

Cons

slow and wont make long distance trips well

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1989 Toyota 2wd Pickup — This is the most dependable little two wheel drive truck ever. it ran even when it should have been physically impossible and its just a great all around gas saving hauling machine. i would definetly recommend one to those new high school drivers as it is easy to drive and quite a money saver.

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Aaron writes:
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5

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Big, Strong, Bulletproof

Cons

Needs a little more power

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Big Red Machine — The appearance of this truck is beautiful. I have been told on numerous occasions that people can't believe it is an 89. The motor is strong and has lots of torque, but when it comes to the freeway it's kinda a dog, very comfortable interior and everything from the factory still works great. Has needed a new stereo since I bought it but it works so I'm living with it. What else can I say it's a Toyota, basically bulletproof.

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Kenny writes:
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5

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Torque, Look, Fun to drive

Cons

Not a lot of power

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Sweet Little 4 Banger — The 22-R is a great little motor, tons of torque, just not to much top end in the thing. Perfect for four wheeling

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Jared writes:
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indestructible

Cons

rust

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1989 Toyota Pickup — the thing is 20 years old. it ain't gonna be perfect. no car is perfect. its prolly the most reliable engine ever. they are pretty much indestructible. best thing is, they can pop wheelies! no joke. seen it. foreign isn't always bad.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Julian writes:
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5

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its just amazing.

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none

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Amazing — This truck is amazing i have an 89 sr5 extended cab and it has to be my most favorite truck in the world. with 200k miles and still hauls its built like nothing else. its a 5 speed stick. and it gets crazy good mpg. the back seats fold up for more room in the back of the cab, and the drivers seats have great lumbar support controll. this is an amazing car to drive.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Emmet writes:
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4

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Reliable
Short shift 5 speed transmission
cheap on gas
low insurance
Always started

Cons

small size
tires are to small for Alberta driving
people dont drive 100 kph all the time now, being capped at 140 sucked

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Reliable For Its Time — Well after it turned 18, it really started to develop some problems. Great truck for its time, just got really old. Was still mechanically sound. Some corrosion.

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Peter writes:
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4

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Rugged and dependable

Cons

Not a lot of passenger room

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Toyota For Moving Truck — I owned the truck for a short while. Nissy (Nissan Pulsar) died with another clutch job and I traded the Nissan in for the Toyota. I was also moving to Colorado at the time, so the truck was a good selection over the sporty small car. The truck worked great, even with freezing engine oil. It hauled the dogs and stuff to Colorado.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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1994 Toyota Pickup Reviews

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1993 Toyota Pickup Reviews

0le' Bessie...cramped, But A/c Still Works Good~ By breezeway

great Toyota little pickup...does everything you ask.~! cannot see the rear bumper...NOT impact absorbing....got the first dent....everyone has to have at least ONE dent on your new car...also comin' ... Read More

Ole Bessie! By judge_roy

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1992 Toyota Pickup Reviews

Amazing Build Quality. By skipatrol

Most versatile vehicle I've ever owned. Goes, and goes. Toyota backs up their product too. My head gasket blew at 145K, Toyota rebuilt the whole engine for free!!! (even though the extended warranty ... Read More

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1991 Toyota Pickup Reviews

Meets Expectations By Josh

the definition of dependable. its a toyota, it is the most used truck in the world. can do anything. has done everything i have asked it to do. just have to keep up replacing worn out parts aft... Read More

Great Little Hunting Rig By DANCRYSTAL

great little truck we just needed something a little more roomy for our family of 6, needs some matience, would like to sell or trade for 4 runner or something along those lines a 4 door 4x4 would w... Read More

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