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2004 Toyota Matrix Overview

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4 Dr STD AWD Wagon
3 national listings
Avg. Price: $7,893
4 Dr STD Wagon
Avg. Price: $7,577
4 Dr XR AWD Wagon
Avg. Price: $8,658
4 Dr XR Wagon
Avg. Price: $7,901
4 Dr XRS Wagon
8 national listings
Avg. Price: $7,258

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Average User Score

4.25 stars

Based on 16 reviews

Rating Says It All by plato
 — purchased vehicle used in 2006.It had 82000 kilometers (49000 miles) on odometer when purchased.Immediately changed oil to Mobil 1 5-W-30 synthetic, drove for a week & changed again.Oil & synthetic fi... Read More
Little Car That Could by Wendy
 — i've had this matrix for not too long, and so far i'm liking it... it has a lot of potential if you have time to put your time and effort into making it yours rather then stock... it has tons of rooms... Read More
Well-built, Stylish, Sporty With Excellent Fuel Economy. by herkyfred
 — Thoroughly enjoyed this car. Regular maintenance resulted in reliability and cost savings at the end of the day. Had absolutely no major mechanical or engine problems. Car has performed in an excellen... Read More

2004 Toyota Matrix Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 16 reviews

2004 Toyota Matrix

For 2004, the Toyota Matrix saw only a few changes, including the availability of an in-dash CD player in the standard and XR models, and the availability of a navigation system in the XRS. The XRS engine also saw a slight decrease in horsepower.

The 2004 Toyota Matrix is available in three trim levels: the standard, the XR, and the XRS. The standard and the XR share the same engine with the Corolla, a 1.8-liter, four-cylinder with 130 horses. All-wheel drive knocks the horsepower down to 123, while the XRS gets 170 horses. Upgrading to the XR gets power windows, mirrors, and locks; a remote key fob; and a rear wiper, while the top-of-the-line XRS comes with 16-inch alloy wheels, anti-lock breaks, and a six-speed manual transmission. The XRS is available only in front-wheel drive. Fuel economy is about 29-34 miles per gallon.

Drivers like the 2004 Matrix for its style, cargo space, and gas mileage. They also appreciate that old reliable Toyota is trying something new with the Matrix. Owners frequently complain about dash gauge readability and a lack of engine power (except in the XRS. Shorter drivers also say that there is poor visibility to the sides and rear

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Toyota Matrix Questions

alanrb
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A/c Clutch Coil

The A/C has quite on my Matrix. The garage says I need a new pump. The pressure is fine. I checked it out myself and the clutch is not engaging. There is power to the clutch 16 volts. I also jumped fr...

156 views with 8 answers (last answer 10 months ago)
MzErikaB24
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I Have 2004 Toyota Matrix And My Drover Side Door Is Completely Broken In T...

167 views with 2 answers (last answer 10 months ago)
jpak1107
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What Kind Of Problem Is It When You See Red Chair Sign Comes On

when i turned car on, little red kind of person sitting on the chair sign came on.

190 views with 3 answers (last answer about a year ago)
kimrebels
25

Correct Spark Plug Gap And Tune Up Details.

3,817 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 years ago)
Jolly
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How Many Spark Plugs In This Car?

2,351 views with 3 answers (last answer 5 years ago)