2002 Toyota Highlander Overview


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2002 Toyota Highlander Overview

Introduced just the year before, the 2002 Toyota Highlander saw very few changes for the model year. In response to consumer complaints, Toyota included a center console in the front. Other additions included a rear seat arm rests and passenger air filtration.

The 2002 Toyota Highlander came as a 2WD and a 4WD Standard and Limited, each as a four-cylinder or a V6 engine. The four-cylinder engine has 2.4 liters and 155 horsepower. The V6 has 3.0 liters and 220 horsepower. Fuel economy is about 18/22 to 22/27, depending on the engine and drive train.

Drivers like the 2002 Toyota Highlander for its comfortable seats and easy drivability. Some owners find the control knobs on the dash to be cheap-looking, and many say the vehicle is overpriced


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    What Is Typical Cost To Replace Knock Sensor?

    Check engine light on with code P0330. Dealer quoted price of just over $900.00 to replace malfunctioning sensor, but recommended replacing both at cost of about $1140.00. Seems high to me.


    2002 Highlander Will Not Shift Into Park

    My wife's 2002 Highlander will not shift into Park. It will go through every gear except Park. Any ideas on what the problem and fix is? Thank You


    My Vsc And Check Engine Lights Are On And I Am Hearing A Resonating Noise C...

    I have a 2002 Highlander w/ 112K miles on it. Don't want to put huge $$$ into it, but noticed the VSC and Engine Lights come on and stay on. Correspondingly, I have also recently noticed a resonatin...

    What Causes Vsc, Check Engine, And Trac Off Lights To Come On?

    Two days ago I got a new catalytic converter on my 2002 Toyota Highlander with 170,000 miles—bought it new. The old catalytic converter had a hole in it. The next day after I had the car repaired th...

    Headlights Don't Turn Off

    battery was too week to start car. Light switch was on auto. Turned car off but headlights stayed on. Disconnected battery and heard a click. Reconnected and lights were off. Unsure whats going on