2005 Toyota Tundra User Reviews

2005 Toyota Tundra Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 16 reviews

  • Performance:4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5
  • Appearance:4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 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: 4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5

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PROS
"power" 7 reviews
"ride" 6 reviews
"reliable car" 3 reviews
"comfortable car" 3 reviews
"fuel economy" 3 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 5 reviews
"power" 2 reviews

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Displaying 1 - 10 of 16 2005 Toyota Tundra reviews.

smumattman writes:
2005 Toyota Tundra 4 Dr Limited V8 4WD Extended Cab SB Review
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5

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Power, Handles great, drives easy, reliable, easy to maintain, great towing ability

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All Good

smumattman
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Terrific Truck — Love this truck from mile 1 to mile 130,000, best vehicle I have ever owned and would buy another on in a heart beat. We tow our inboard wake board boat with this truck and it doesn't even breath hard. Great vehicle.

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

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Jeff writes:
2005 Toyota Tundra 4 Dr SR5 V8 Crew Cab SB Review
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4

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Solid vehicle for hauling, travelling, and family commuting or vacationing

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Has issues with brakes (shimmy) and suspension (makes a popping sound which the dealer never found)

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The Tundra Is A Solid Choice For A All Around Family Vehicle — I purchased the car in 2007 and enjoyed the higher vantage point and roomy interior over my s10 that I had previously owned. It has gone all over and has been reliable and safe. However the brakes are beginning to shimmy and the front-end always had a mysterious popping sound coming from what sounds like the control arms or other suspension parts which to this day has not been diagnosed. Overall this truck is very good and I would purchase it again despite some small annoyances.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Ndngrl7 writes:
2005 Toyota Tundra 4 Dr SR5 V8 4WD Crew Cab SB Review
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5

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All around great truck

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MPG sucks

Ndngrl7
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Tundra — This is an all around great truck. Seats 5 adults comfortably or you can put some kids in the backseat if you have too. This is the only vehicle I have kept long enough to have completely paid for!! Now if it would get 30 MPG it would be the PERFECT vehicle.

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2005toyota writes:
2005 Toyota Tundra 4 Dr Limited V8 4WD Crew Cab SB Review
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5

Pros

Good power, room, and looks. Ride is better than any other truck I've seen. Big, but not huge like most crew cabs.

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Gas mileage isn't great, but average to good for this year and size truck.

2005toyota
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Best Truck I've Ever Had — Great looking and best handling truck I've ever driven, Sometime I forget that I'm driving a truck. Room for back and front passengers very good. Hauling my trailer I sometimes forget it's back there. More than enough power unless you have a huge load to pull.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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bwild4u writes:
2005 Toyota Tundra 4 Dr SR5 V8 Crew Cab SB Review
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5

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Looks, comfort, handling, reliability, value, ROI

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gas mileage

bwild4u
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Excellent Product — Very stylish truck, great handling, very comfortable, reliability is second to none. I bought it for about 26K new and it is worth about 15k now. After 7 years ... well you do the math !! Thank you for reading my review.

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Nicholas writes:
2005 Toyota Tundra 4 Dr Limited V8 Extended Cab SB Review
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Everything Is Awesome.

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Nothing

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I Would Reccomend This To Anyone Looking For A Decently Capable Truck. — This truck is amazing for what it is meant to do. I have used it multiple times for lots of different things like trips to the dump and moving. The performance is awesome, better then anything you would find in a domestic equivalent by far. It is fun to drive on and off road, within the 2 wheel drive limits of course. I have had NO issues with this truck and I currently have 142, 800 miles. The truck accelerates very quickly with the 4.7 V8. The brakes stop great and it handles more like a car. It has a great build quality, been put through its paces and nothing rattles or needs replacing. The exterior and interior are nice for the time it was made. The gas mileage is great for a V8 truck that actually has a capability. I actually get 17-18mpg average, mostly city.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Joshua writes:
2005 Toyota Tundra 4 Dr SR5 V8 4WD Extended Cab SB Review
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Everything!

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Its kinda small towing capacity

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2005 Tundra Access Cab — Love the truck, good power considering its size, plenty of room, good on fuel. It is a good all around truck. I bought it for about $18,000 at around 63,000 miles on it. It is a very fun truck. Great Choice.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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Adnan writes:
2005 Toyota Tundra 4 Dr Limited V8 Extended Cab Stepside SB Review
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Every thing is great

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Nothing is bad with it

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My Lovely Tundra — I love this car it looks good and it drives like an SUV, With the 20 rims I have on it makes it wild when it comes to performance this truck is the best ever with the V8 engine 4.7

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Mike writes:
2005 Toyota Tundra 4 Dr Limited V8 Crew Cab SB Review
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Runs like a chanp

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Wish I'd bought it in red

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I Love My Tundra! — Does everything I want or need and doesn't drink gas like a tank. No mechanical problems, no warranty issues, no problems of any type. This is a properly built truck that doesn't really drive like most othe trucks I've owned.

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Adam writes:
2005 Toyota Tundra 4 Dr Limited V8 Crew Cab SB Review
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fast sleak sexy spacious powerful

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none so far

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My 05 Tundra — race me and see what happins has very good accell and very solid frame plan to lift it and put some 35's on it this is like driving a small car with the power of a tank ask any 1 i know i dont even have to give it gas and it just takes off its great on gas for its size i get an avg of 19 mpg tho it has a 25 gal tank i have not had any probs yet i do change oil when it needs 2 be every 3000 miles so its in great shape

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I bought this truck because Consumer Reports recommended it. I have only had an issue with the driver's seat squeaking that Toyota fixed under warranty. Other than that it has performed very well and... Read More

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Great Truck. By fremit

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2010 Toyota Tundra Reviews

Nice By shawnten

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Very Good All Around Truck By hessere

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