2001 Toyota Avalon Overview

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Trims

XL
Avg. Price: $6,181
XLS
Avg. Price: $6,643

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4.45 stars

Based on 8 reviews

Great Car by mote572
 — My wife drove this car for the first 100,000 miles, then I put over 140000 miles on it. I have to say that the car still drives as good with 247000 miles as it did with 100000 miles. Great on gas mile... Read More
An Extremely Reliable Car. by Avalon4me
 — I have just over 165,000 miles on this car. This is the BEST car I have ever owned. I've owned 4 cars prior, and I was trading them in at 85,000 miles; but not with this one! Oil change was always be... Read More
No Worries by hello52
 — Performance - fair, I did try a set of summer performance tires that helped immensely in corners. Build - Excellent, 188K miles and still going the same as day one. Appearance - bland Cost of Ownersh... Read More

2001 Toyota Avalon Overview

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Based on 8 reviews

2001 Toyota Avalon

The 2001 Avalon was only the second model of the car’s second generation, and therefore, the full-sized sedan saw no significant changes.

The 2001 Toyota Avalon comes in two trim levels, the XL and the more luxurious XLS. Both trims come standard with a 3.0-liter, 210 horsepower V6 engine. The XL is nicely equipped, including cruise control, antilock breaks, and a number of other comfort features. The XLS includes a few more niceties, like an upgraded sound system, alloy wheels, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. Fuel efficiency is 21/29 mpg.

Drivers love the 2001 Avalon for its extremely comfortable ride and excellent handling. Many owners compare the Avalon to a luxury brand car like the Lexus. Drivers also like the wide array of available options and the spacious interior. Complaints are mostly trivial and/or cosmetic, with many finding the Avalon to have bland styling both inside and out.

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Toyota Avalon Questions

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2001 Avalon With Some Cosmetic Issues Is It Worth Fixing Them To Get A Bett...

Right now I think a dealer may offer me 1000.00 for my car but if I fix the cosmetic problems I can probably get a lot more. Car runs great. Also will it depreciate a lot more if I wait until Sept. to...

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fishfry
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2001 Toyota Avalon Has A Vcs Light On. What Causes It?

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Gidget Industan
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How Do I Know Which Variable Valve To Change In My 2001 Toyota Avalon

I got my car scanned from a friend and it read that it needed a vvt valve changed but i go to a mechanic and he says their is two valvs and it will cost me less if i knew which one is the one he has t...

77 views with 4 answers (last answer 8 months ago)
tadthebass
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Steering Rack Replacement

Do you really have to pull the engine to replace a steering rack on a 2001 Avalon? The garage mechanic says they do and wants $800 to do it.

429 views with 3 answers (last answer 10 months ago)
strazz
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Power Steering Fluid And Brake Fluid

The dealer is recommending that the brake fluid and power steering fluid be flushed on my 2001 Avalon with 105000 miles. Is this service necessary?

906 views with 5 answers (last answer 10 months ago)