2005 Toyota Camry User Reviews

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    2005 Toyota Camry LE Review
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    Its Very Reliable Car — it is a very reliable and affordable vehicle. it is good on gas and never leaves you on highway. not to costly for maintenance and repair. the engine is very strong and the transmission is very smooth. definitely recommend this vehicle.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: last for ever

    Cons: I don't like the look much.

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    Handling Ranked 1999 Toyota 4Runner worse.
    "It a car and I believe I handles better then the truck"
    Looks/Style Ranked 1999 Toyota 4Runner worse.
    "Im one persons and I really dont need a truck right now I dont have lids are any thing"
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    Great Family Car That Doesn't Take Much To Spruce Up — I've owned many cars but this was my first brand new car and it has not disappointed. I bought it with only 20 miles on the dash. I like the older style Camry body with the square backs. The new rounder ones don't appeal to me as much. The ride is comfortable and I didn't notice any change in ride when I upgraded the tire size from 15" to 18" Although I did notice an increase in road noise. Never had any major issues with this car other than routine wear and tear (oil/tire changes) which is awesome. The interior is very spacious but not cavernous. I don't have any fancy bells and whistles like the other trims this car comes in but I do have power windows and locks and steering wheel audio controls which is nice. Driving is a blast with the manual transmission. I get a little more pickup when I let the RPM's go up a little and I save a bunch on brake pads through downshifting. Car handles really well with a wide base, even on tight corners although I feel like the back end is going to go, it stays put to the ground. I get really good gas mileage for the age of the car, nothing compared to what the newer cars are pushing out now with the hybrids and flex fuel cars but good enough. I like that its a manual transmission, which is rare to find in the US for this model vehicle. This particular car was manufactured in Japan and shipped over. The quality of the construction from the parts used to the paint is outstanding. I have 135K on it and hope that it lasts me a whole lot more!! I upgraded the lights with an aftermarket HID kit and new headlights that have the BMW style HALO'S. Will upload picture of that soon.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Great on gas
    Spacious Interior
    Comfortable Ride
    Never had a Major issue

    Cons: Low power but it is a 4 banger

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    2005 Toyota Camry SE V6 Review
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    Reliable And Affordable — likes, comfort , great on gas , reliable , affordable four doors make it easy access to the back seat , trunk has a nice amount of space , its a great family car , maintenance costs are low , and it handles very nicely. great car

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: great on gas , small but big enough for every day life

    Cons: none

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    2005 Toyota Camry LE Review
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    2 — After owning the 2002 Camry I went to look at the 2007 Camry LE 4 cylinder. When test driving I immediately noticed the cheaper interior. It looked nice but was definitely a step back as compared to the previous version. Then I went to drive the car. I did not like the hesitation the transmission had. Almost scary when trying to merge onto a busy roadway. Given this issue I went for a used 2005 LE with leather pkg. I love this car. Slight refresh of the 2002 Camry. Gains a 5 speed tranny along with some other minor upgrades. The car is super comfortable and very reliable. Currently have 160,000 miles on the car. The only thong I've replaced is a battery and tires. The engine is still quiet as ever .

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Comfort
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    Cons: Brake feel
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    2005 Toyota Camry LE Review
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    The Best Car Built In America — I have owned 4 Camrys and have never had a major problem with any of them...low maintenance costs and easy upkeep.....just change the oil every 5000 miles, put in reg gas and away you go....safe, fun and reliable

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Safe, reliable, quiet, great sound system, fun to drive

    Cons: Does come in All-Wheel drive....some trouble in the snow

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    Disappointed — It's been OK - until this. It's just a car - if you are looking at a 2005 Camry do your homework and make sure you get the paperwork on what's been done. I thought it was dependable. It's also a bit big and clunky. Handling is not the best.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: OK car - nothing exciting about it.

    Cons: I have only used this car to get back and forth to work - and bought it brand new from the dealer. Last week out of the blue the transmission went out. WATCH out.  I thought Toyotas were supposed to be dependable.

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    2005 Toyota Camry XLE Review
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    Great Car — Great car, comfortable, great pickup, great gas mileage, has been a great driver for my wife and it has been a very reliable car requiring minimum matinenance. Paint and exterior have stayed lustrous. Would take this car on any trip.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Great car, great gas milage, reliable.

    Cons: For family of 4 - 5.

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    2005 Toyota Camry LE Review
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    2005 Toyota Camry — I have really enjoyed my Toyota Camry. I've driven it everywhere and loaded it down with a lot of stuff. It has held up very well and been extremely reliable for me. I would recommend it to anyone interested in a mid-sized family sedan.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Very reliable

    Cons: Rear speakers became very brittle due to sun exposure and cracked

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    2005 Toyota Camry SE V6 Review
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    Good — good car,,nice car,•Performance - acceleration, braking, handling •Build Quality - has it needed repairs? squeaks/rattles •Appearance - both interior and exterior styling •Cost of Ownership - gas mileage, maintenance •Fun Factor - is this car fun to drive? nice car ...incredible dd

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: body designe

    Cons: the fuel

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    2015 Toyota Camry Reviews

    Good, Not Great, Car By timothytre

    After 6,000 miles of ownership, I have to say that a Camry is simply a Camry. Known for its reliability and fuel economy and not too much more. While the car has more style and better lines than its p... Read More

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    2014 Toyota Camry Reviews

    Perfect Vehicle For All Around Use By NissanofStafford

    The pricing is a little higher, however it is made up with reliability, low maintenance and major fuel savings. Would recommend and buy again. Great safe vehicle that has a quiet ride overall. Gives a... Read More

    2014 Camry By SgtKidJoe

    Great acceleration. Car is great on long trip and a daily commuter. I bought this car for my wife and she absolutely loves it. Trunk is spacious and holds a lot of cargo. This is my idea of a mid-size... Read More

    2013 Toyota Camry Reviews

    Excellent Car Overall And Comes With Big Fuel Savings By hiltyga

    The best thing about this car is the fuel savings. I average just right under 40 mpg for in-town stop and go (Atlanta) traffic. This was huge for me because I was getting about 18 mpg with my BMW. ... Read More

    Best All Around By Eric

    This car has worked perfect for me. The mileage is great and the reliability is bar none. The Bluetooth streaming audio is my favorite. The ride is very smooth and comfortable. It also cleans up nice ... Read More

    2012 Toyota Camry Reviews

    We Love It So Far By recoveryagent007

    This car is way better than anything we've ever owned and we love the smart key system and the toyota care plan was awesome for the first two oil changes and tire rotations I plan to buy second Toyota... Read More

    Great For The Price By beersbm2

    This is probably the nicest vehicle you can own for ~$330/mo. The SE version is very sporty, especially in the bright red that we have. Car rides well, is very reliable, and is good on gas. I am pre... Read More

    2011 Toyota Camry Reviews

    Great Buy By ebarber7

    I actually loved my 2011 Camry LE, do not have it any more because silly teen texting while driving through an intersection totaling my poor camry. Great safety features allowed me to escape without ... Read More

    As Dependable As They Come. By Moorebros1

    This car does what I need it to. Gets me from point A to point B. Haven't had any issues and is always reliable. Will own this car till it can't go anymore. I have always liked the Toyota brand an... Read More

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