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2005 Scion xB 5-Door Review
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I Love My Little Blue Box (aka Smurfette). — I love my little blue box (aka Smurfette). Great gas mileage, tons of room, fun to drive...and I love the way it looks!

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2005 Scion xB 5-Door Review
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Love My Toaster — What more could you ask for? 30mpg no matter how I drive it.

Pros: gas

Cons: not very aerodynamic

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2005 Scion xB 5-Door Review
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Its A Box, Lots Of Room.....surprisingly! — Excellent gas mileage, decent performance, and very economical. i have had 4 of my friends plus me in the car and it still operates the same. The VVT-i engine is surprisingly peppy. I bought this car specificly for looks and gas mileage and it is money well spent. Now that gas is 4.00 a gallon i couldnt be happier on my choice one year ago.

Pros: gas mileage, apperance, resell value, and its a toyota!

Cons: Sound levels at highway speeds, power.

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Solid And Roomy — pretty nice if you are looking for a nice interior with great audio and no rattles and noises

Pros: great pioneer audio system, very reliable, good performance from the factory and nice interior...

Cons: no cruise control, and i wish i had gotten the standard, not really a con, the auto tranny works great,  just a personal preference...

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2005 Scion xB 5-Door Review
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Everything A College Student Needs. — Great car, it's fun to drive and it is quite unique. I have wanted one ever since I first saw the Scion Concept car and as soon as I turned 16 and got my license I was dreaming of when I could get one. Now 32,000+ miles later I am still enjoying my box.

Pros: Great gas mileage, plenty of people room, enough storage for an entire dorm room worth of stuff.

Cons: Slow; not a performance machine by any stretch.

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2005 Scion xB 5-Door Review
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This Car Is Awesome! — Ok. It might be ugly and remind you of a refrigerator or a toaster, but this little thing can get up. We've got the tires, the exhaust, the rims, the system. Everything. The only thing it's missing, and this will be added soon enough, is the turbo. And it's a 5-speed manual. For being so small, it's got some pretty big balls.

Pros: Lots of room. Tight turning radius. Phenomenal handling.

Cons: No cruise control, and the aftermarket plug-in is on recall.

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2005 Scion xB 5-Door Review
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Boxy — the car is kinda square, but i love it. it rides great even with lowering springs.

Pros: show quality, rides great, great gas mileage.

Cons: slow

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2005 Scion xB 5-Door Review
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Box On Wheels — Nice car good gas needs more get up and go

Pros: Roomy

Cons: SLOW

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2005 Scion xB 5-Door Review
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The Ugly Xb — It's almost a shame that my family even owned this car. My dad sort of brought it home one day because he got a really great deal on it and we just accepted that it was the new car.

Pros: Good Gas Milage;

Cons: Ugly; Useless; Not very big

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2005 Scion xB 5-Door Review
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Reliable — The car is slow as christmas, i think in the year 2005 it could only beat one other car off the line. The car is reliable in the years we've owned it we haven't had one problem. Only took it to the shop for regular checkups.

Pros: Reliable. Good car.

Cons: Way too slow

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Reviews From Other Years

2012 Scion xB Reviews

Love It! By qrystel

Really there is not much that i don't like about this car. The interior is a little soft, so it has a few scratches. The color is great. I handles so well, its higher off the ground, but handles great... Read More

2011 Scion xB Reviews

Nice Sporty Vehicle With Many Options Including An Alpine Sound System By rsimps

this is a really nice car with only 42,xxx miles on it. has many options including Alpine sound system with subwoofer and sunroof. only 2000 of these were made. good gas mileage at 28 - 30 mpg. be... Read More

Nice All Around Car And The Reliability Is Great By reblhunter

the light in the back dosnt come one when you open the back hatch. the headlights could be a little brighter. being that the front of the car is flat it gets some stone chips . other than that its ... Read More

2010 Scion xB Reviews

It's A Little On The Outside And Big On The Inside Fun Kinda Car! By evilwillieg

My wife and I have rode comfortably in this car with 3 kids and one in a car seat. The inside of this car is huge. There's no need to worry about setting the seat back to far that it might interfere w... Read More

Fun Commuter Car By George

Fun car to drive to and from work. Maintenance has only been oil changes and recently new tires. Other than that there have been no issues at all with this vehicle. Gets great gas mileage on the highw... Read More

2009 Scion xB Reviews

Cool Car For Gettin Around In. By MPWallace

I primarily use this car to get to and from work. I am a musician. The Scion xB has more room than most SAVs and is great on gas. The only downside to the car is that if running Low Pro tires, it can ... Read More

Great Car For The Money And It's Made By Toyota. By jxprice

Great car! Does well all the way around. Wallet friendly on everything from oil changes to tires to gas. Good pick up for a four banger and handles nicely on the road. There's a lot more room insi... Read More

2008 Scion xB Reviews

Just Good Ole Fun For Kicking Around Town By Vinman

Love the easy maintenance, good gas milleage and fun to drive. Handles great and has a lot of get up and go. Great car for a first time driver because of all of the above features. With the low maint.... Read More

I Love It! By susan_m

I dislike that it doesn't have four or all wheel drive option. Other than that, this is the most reliable and comfortable car I could imagine. I recommend this vehicle for anyone, including families... Read More

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