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2001 Suzuki XL-7 Overview

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Base
Base 4WD
Plus
1 national listing
Avg. Price: $4,064
Plus 4WD
3 national listings
Avg. Price: $4,139
Touring
1 national listing
Avg. Price: $4,139
Touring 4WD
3 national listings
Avg. Price: $4,139

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Average User Score

45 stars

Based on 2 reviews

Good, Reliable Vehicle. Low Maintenance Costs. Better Suited To City Than Highway. by MartinRDH
 — I've driven my XL7 for 10 years in a 4 season climate and there's no rust on the body or undercarriage. Other than regular maintenance, I really haven't had to put any money into it except for the A/... Read More
Cheap! by Jasper
 — Actually, it's not bad, but the fuel consumption..... It is spacious, ready for 7 people Excellent off roading It doesn't look handsome or attractive But it is cheap in price, it is hard to believe su... Read More

2001 Suzuki XL-7 Overview

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2001 Suzuki XL-7

The Suzuki XL-7 hit the market in 2001 and made news as the smaller SUV with a third row of seats.  The XL-7 comes in 6 trims that basically break down into 2WD and 4WD versions of the Base, Plus, and Touring.  All trims have 4 doors and seat 7 passengers.

In addition, the XL-7 uses a 2.7 L, 170 hp V6 powertrain with 5 speed manual transmission.  Expect to get around 17 mpg in the city and 20 on the highway.  If you need room to store your belongings, fold down the second and third rows to get up to 73 cubic feet of cargo space.

Drivers like the inaugural edition of the Suzuki XL-7.  The low price and solid handling get the highest claim among the XL-7's features.  However, critics warn that you could do better than a 170 hp V6 for an SUV and that the XL-7 could use removable second and third rows.  In any event, the 2001 Suzuki XL-7 presents a good, inexpensive first SUV for a young family.  If you need a little more power from your XL-7, go with something from 2002 or later.

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Suzuki XL-7 Questions

angreumach
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Overdrive

i HAVE RECEIVED CONFLICTING VIEWS ON HOW TO USE MY OVERDRIVE. WHEN SHOULD I ENGAGE O/D? FOR ECONOMICAL DRIVING SHOULD THE O/D LIGHT (WHICH SHOWS O/D OFF) BE LIT. OR, SHOULD THE CONTROL PANEL LIGHT BE ...

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kellykat
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Where Is The Starter Located On The 2001 Suzuki Xl-7?i\is It Hard To Get To...

I'm trying to locate the starter in my xl-7/suzuki.

754 views with 2 answers (last answer 5 years ago)