2003 Toyota ECHO Overview


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2003 Toyota ECHO Overview

Though sales were less than spectacular, Toyota was not ready to give up on its subcompact car, and in 2003, the ECHO received a makeover. It received a new grille, bumpers, front and rear fascias, bumpers, trunk lid, front quarter panels, headlights and taillights. It also grew a little longer, got the option of bigger tires, and came available with new interior fabrics and option packages. With its new look, the 2003 was a little less weird-looking, but its height still made it stand apart from other sub-compacts.

The 2003 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.

Drivers like the 2003 Toyota ECHO despite its spartan interior and small engine due to its excellent gas mileage, reliability, and low cost. Those who do not like the 2003 ECHO complain that the car is too small, doesn’t have enough power, and gets blow around in the wind at high speeds. Despite its improved styling, the 2003 ECHO is still lambasted as looking like a “ball on wheels.”


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My 2003 Toyota Echo Became Shake Regardless It Is In Neutral Or Drive (manu...

Hi All, As title says, my car that has 146k and had no major problem so far. Today afternoon I went to the grocery, drove 3 miles, did a shopping for 10-15 minutes, came back, started to drive a ca...

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Engine Light Just Came On

2003 Toyota echo 137k miles engine light just came on no idea why

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Tire Size??????

Can I fit 14 inch rims on a 2003 Echo. Currently it has 15 inch rims with all seasons. I have 14 inch snows that I want to use. thanx jim

1,834 views with 1 answer (last answer 6 years ago)

Can The Backseat Go Down Into The Trunk?

I need to put something in my trunk that is long but im wondering if my seats fold down?

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