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2008 Toyota Corolla Overview

You've come a long way, baby. In the late 1960s the Corolla was the first Toyota available in the U.S., and it's still going strong today. For 2008, the Corolla gets a design refresh, with a look that some have called a bit edgier, in an effort to remain competitive with such cars as the Honda Civic.

However, the 2008 Corolla retains the basic elements that have made it the best-selling car in the world. It's still an entry-level, fuel-efficient, safe and comfortable vehicle, offering good value for buyers on a budget.

As in previous years, the Corolla's available in three trim packages, from the entry-level CE to the mid-level S to the high-end LE. All three versions are powered by a 1.8-liter, double-overhead-cam four-cylinder engine that produces 126 horsepower. That's fairly minuscule when compared to some of today's high-powered sedans, but it ably powers the Corolla.

A five-speed manual transmission is standard for all three versions, while a four-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission is available as an option. Also optional are such features as four-wheel antilock brakes and vehicle stability control with traction control and brake assist (not available on the CE).

Standard features are adequate but not cutting-edge for the Corolla. As the best equipped version, the LE comes with wood-grain-style interior trim, remote keyless entry, and a six-speaker AM/FM audio system with a CD player.

But high-end features are not the point here. The Corolla has for decades carved out a niche for itself in the automotive marketplace as a high-quality, value-priced sedan, and it continues to occupy that niche in a masterful fashion.

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How To Increase The Acceleration For Toyota Corolla 2008?

i need to increase the acceleration for the toyota corolla..from 0 to 40 it's fine but after that it's kinda slow

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Toyota Corolla Windshield

My Toyota corolla141 windshield is blur when I go at night so I used 2500 grit sand paper with water to sand the windshield . But now it has got worse any proper methods . Any recommendations

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My Toyoto Corolla 2008 CE Wiper Wont Turn Off

Pls, my Toyoto corolla 2008 CE wiper comes on at any time, on its own, and cant be shut off. any help please

Car Stalls

Car runs for about 5 minutes than dies loses power it sits for 45 min it starts and drive for 5 min it’s stalls no power etc any suggestions