1996 Toyota Tacoma User Reviews

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    1996 Toyota Tacoma 2 Dr STD 4WD Extended Cab SB Review
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    Great Truck. Durable. — I like this truck a lot. It is mechanically durable and dependable which are my priorities. The 4wd is also great and it is very capable in the snow and off-road. I wish the 4 cylinder had a little more power. I wanted a 4 cylinder to get better gas mileage than the V-6 but I still only get around 17 in the city and 21 on the highway, and it doesn't accelerate very happily. I'm not sure what MPG the V-6 gets. The truck also looks good and tough.

    Owner for 2 years, 0 months

    Miles Driven per Year:12,000

    Pros: Tough, durable.  Off-road capability.  

    Cons: Weak 4 cylinder motors.

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    1996 Toyota Tacoma 2 Dr STD Standard Cab SB Review
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    25

    Tacoma — I would recommend for work and casual driving. Fun to drive and long lasting. Great for first time drivers (especially teens). Not too expensive to own or insure. Inside comfortable. Amazing work... Been driving this car for about 10 years

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Decent MPG. Very reliable... 370k miles and still runs well.

    Cons: Nothing too bad.

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    1996 Toyota Tacoma 2 Dr V6 4WD Standard Cab SB Review
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    Cant Beat A Toyota — My Tacoma is a blast to drive and tough as nails. i drive it like i stole it but make sure to take good care of it too. i would recommend the 3.4 V-6 if you have the option.

    Pros: tough and reliable

    Cons: small interior

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2015 Toyota Tacoma Reviews

    Awesome Truck By Carolinacoach33

    I love Toyota Tacoma trucks. This is the second one I have owned and both were very reliable. You may pay more for it but in the long run you will come out being better off because they last so long a... Read More

    2014 Toyota Tacoma Reviews

    There Is A Reason Tacomas Hold Their Value By Tacosell

    This is my third Tacoma and the best one yet. I was going to wait for the 2016 redesign but there are too many changes and a first year model needs to be beta tested. Maybe a lease would work but I wo... Read More

    Americans Want Bigger Economy Trucks To The Point There Is No Longer Economy Trucks That Get 30 Mpg By pickupman

    It's like riding on a cloud compared to my 94 Toyota pickup that I still have. When I heard they wasn't making a 2015 Toyota with a regular cab, I went to the dealer and actually got a nice price on a... Read More

    2013 Toyota Tacoma Reviews

    Toyota Reliability In An Impressive, Powerful Truck Package. By bidawi

    The Toyota Tacoma TRD has the power, beefed up brakes and shocks to tackle any rough terrain. On city roads, it drives and handles with aplomb. Long drives on freeways and country roads are surprising... Read More

    Excellent Little Truck By MrOstrich

    A nice looking vehicle that can carry moderate loads. Comfortable and practical interior. Good road handling manners. Weak 4-cylinder engine - have to really push it at highway speeds. Recently purcha... Read More

    2012 Toyota Tacoma Reviews

    Big Red. It May Be A Little Truck But It Is Tough. By nmortenson

    I love that we can fill up the truck and go for drives and not have to worry about going into debt filling it up. It is comfortable and has perfect handling to go on any kind of road. We use it to pul... Read More

    Impressions On Downsizing Trucks. By ptronsgard

    I love the maneuverability and outstanding traction in snow. This truck does better than my 4WD GMC 2500 in deep snow. I used my Tacoma to get my GMC out from being hung up last winter. My wife even e... Read More

    2011 Toyota Tacoma Reviews

    I Love This Truck. By Leigh11235813

    The only things I don't like about this truck are very minor. It would be nice to have a light in the glove box. It would be nice to have intermittent wipers. Other than that this truck served my p... Read More

    Amazing, Incredible, Best Buy, Holds Value! By Jshaw405

    It is an incredible vehicle. I love Tacoma's, can't say it enough! I have taken this off road, on road, on snow, on ice, on wet roads, it performs great! Make sure and get the truck bed cover, comes i... Read More

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