2001 Toyota 4Runner Overview


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3.95 stars

Based on 14 reviews

Magnificent Machine by mooncat
 — this vehicle is the 4th 4-runner we have owned. i cannot say enough good about it. we drive city, highway, mountains and desert. it has gone on some extraordinary adventures - including extreme ... Read More
Wonderful Ride by Dan
 — This is a vehicle that will not nickle and dime you to death. change the timing belt, change the oil, and it will last forever. The gas millage is not particularly great but it will get about 18mpg in... Read More
2001 4runner Makes Winter Driving Easy And Comfortable. by Angela
 — I love the heated leather seats, the 4WD and the paint color (light gold). The running boards are extra slippery, and the windshield washer does not spray a nice, wide fan of bug juice like a GM. It... Read More

2001 Toyota 4Runner Overview

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2001 Toyota 4Runner

The 2001 Toyota 4Runner marked the end of the almost-universally panned I4; all 4Runners now came standard with a 3.4-liter V6 rated at 183 horsepower and delivering 217 lb/ft of torque. Let us rejoice! Toyota tempered the power with some additional control features, including TRAC (traction) control, and a vehicle skid control system.

Fuel economy reflects the new power, with 16/19 city/highway estimates. The cabin is spacious and comfortable, particularly with the leather trim. The high ground clearance allows those who still buy SUV's to take off-roading to hit the trails.

Reviewers love the new engine and continued comfort of the interior. Complaints about fuel economy continue, but these are typical numbers for a mid-size SUV.


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Toyota 4Runner Questions

Tim Raynaud

4runner Rear Window Not Working

Hi...I have a 2001 4Runner. The rear window and wiper don't work. Several "chats" referenced a relay located "behind the driver seat" under a plastic cover. I don't see ANY fuses or covers or anythi...

39 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)

How Many Miles Will A 2001 4runner Be Good For?

For how many miles will a 2001 4Runner run well? I'm looking at a 2001, but it has 121k miles, and I'm concerned that it's well over its average.

5,510 views with 11 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Adam Bellofatto

Code 0446

12 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)

90k Tune Up - What Is Absolutely Necessary

I am the original owner of a Toyota 4Runner SR5. I have 88k mile. Last several years 2-3k miles a year. I understand that my question might be difficult to answer without knowing the specifics of we...

36 views with 7 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
Lindsey Hintz

I Have A 2001 Toyota 4 Runner. I Have 3 Cigarette Lighters In Front And 1 I...

9 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)