2001 Toyota MR2 Spyder Overview

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2001 Toyota MR2 Spyder Overview

The 2001 MR2 Spyder didn’t see any changes, as it was just introduced the year before.

The 2001 MR2 Spyder came in only one trim level, with no available options. The only choice buyers got to make was the color. The engine, which was mounted in the middle of the car, was a 1.8-liter, 138 horsepower four-cylinder. The transmission was a five-speed manual, and it had rear-wheel drive. The top is designed to sit flush with the body of the car when down, so no cover is required. Fuel economy is about 25/32.

Drivers of the 2001 MR2 Spyder say they love it because it is fun to drive, handles well, and looks good doing it. They also like the affordable price tag and the Toyota reliability. Some caution that repairs can be expensive due to the location of the engine, and most complain about the lack of storage space.

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smokinpig
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How Do You Replace A Bad Toyota Mr2 Spyder Hood Releasee Cable?

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340 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
vango7171
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Hi Idle When Warm

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154 views with 17 answers (last answer about a year ago)