2000 Toyota ECHO Overview


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2000 Toyota ECHO Overview

The Toyota ECHO was introduced as a 2000 model to fill the sub-compact gap left behind by the discontinued Tercel, which was last produced as a 1998. The 2000 ECHO was noted for its height, which at 59.1 inches is significantly taller than any other sub-compact of the day, and even taller than many full-size sedans. The ECHO’s height made it feel roomy inside. The interior was no-frills, as is expected in an entry-level car, but it came with plenty of storage space and enough options were available to make for a reasonably equipped vehicle.

The 2000 Toyota ECHO came in two body styles, a two door and a four door. Both shared a 108-horsepower 1.5-liter engine. It came standard with a five-speed manual transmission, and a four-speed automatic was an available option. Fuel economy was excellent, about 31/38 mpg.

The 2000 ECHO had its fans and its detractors. Those who liked the car praised its unusual styling, excellent gas mileage, and low sticker price. Many drivers say that is goes forwards and backwards, and that is all they really expected of it. Others were disappointed by its cheap interior; noisy, unstable ride; and what they found was unattractive styling.


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Crank But No Start Toyota Echo 2000

Hello, I have a toyota Echo 2000 that cranks but doesn't start. No problems with spark, fuel or compression. What could be the issue??


Was The 2000, Or 2001 Toyota Echo Available With Any Power Options?

I'm thinking of maybe getting a Toyota Echo, but my mom has one and it has NO power anything. Not even power steering. Were they available with any power options? Windows? Steering? Locks? Thanks.


My Toyota Echo's Trunk Lock Stayed In The Unlock Position And My Trunk Latc...

I went to open my trunk and the lock is horizontal as if it is already unlocked with the key in it. The trunk latch is also not working. What happened? My 200 Echo is not worth enough to spend much mo...

Code 446 On In Echo Toyota. Why?

why a 446 code is on. engine light on.

Engine Got Wet, Now Engine Lost Power

Hello, I was driving and didnt see a puddle of water and drove thru it. Engine got wet and car lost power, what do I need to replace or fix in other to get it working again? Thank You!!