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Recall Alert: 320,000 Toyota, Lexus SUVs and Pickup Trucks

By Matt Schmitz on February 3, 2016


CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 320,000 Toyota and Lexus SUVs and pickup trucks, including model-year 2003-06 Toyota Land Cruisers, 2004-06 4Runners, and 2005-06 Tundras and Sequoias; and 2003-06 Lexus LX 470 and 2004-06 GX 470 models The Problem: The affected vehicles… Read More

Recall Alert: 320,000 Toyota, Lexus SUVs and Pickup Trucks

By Matt Schmitz on February 3, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 320,000 Toyota and Lexus SUVs and pickup trucks, including model-year 2003-06 Toyota Land Cruisers, 2004-06 4Runners, and 2005-06 Tundras and Sequoias; and 2003-06 Lexus LX 470 and 2004-06 GX 470 models The Problem: The affected vehicles… Read More

Which Cars Fit Three Car Seats?

By Jennifer Newman on December 17, 2015

CARS.COM — UPDATED DEC. 17, 2015: Parents are often searching for the automotive holy grail: a car that's not a minivan and can fit three child-safety seats across the backseat. It's a short list. More Car Seat Checks In the… Read More

2015 Toyota 4Runner: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on December 15, 2015

CARS.COM — With its new-for-2015 off-road TRD Pro trim, the Toyota 4Runner is able to handle some pretty rough roads. When it comes to child-safety seats, it can easily fit three of them across its roomy backseat, but this five-seat SUV… Read More

2015 Toyota 4Runner Review

By Aaron Bragman on October 29, 2015

Freshened styling and the addition of an off-road TRD Pro trim has extended the life of one of the last of the old-school truck-based SUVs, the aged 2015 Toyota 4Runner — but not by much. Find out more in my… Read More

Study: Distraction Persists Long After Voice Text Sent

By Matt Schmitz on October 22, 2015

Traffic ahead comes to an abrupt stop. Another car veers into your lane. A child chases a ball into the street. The events leading up to a deadly accident can happen in the blink of an eye. The growing problem… Read More

Study Reveals the Cars Owners Keep for 10 Years

By Matt Schmitz on October 16, 2015

Looking to buy a used car that, above all else, has been in the faithful, caring hands of just one owner for its entire lifespan? A new study points you to the makes and models most likely to fulfill this… Read More

The Five Best Cars to Survive a Sharknado

By David Thomas on July 6, 2015

It's Shark Week, a time of year created by the Discovery Channel, a cable TV network. The frenzy around all-things shark also led to the "Sharknado" series on the SyFy network. These made-for-TV movies starring top B-list actors - yes,… Read More

September's Fastest- and Slowest-Selling Cars

By David Thomas on October 2, 2014

Sales were up in September for most automakers as the 2015 model year starts to become more prevalent throughout the country's car dealerships. This is the time of year that many popular nameplates from BMW, Toyota and Honda, for example,… Read More

2014 Toyota 4Runner Real-World Cargo Space

By Joe Bruzek on July 31, 2014

The off-road-ready 2014 Toyota 4Runner packs a fair amount of cargo room for an SUV geared toward rugged dirt duty. The five- or seven-occupant 4Runner's maximum 89.7 cubic feet of cargo space is actually a wee bit more than the… Read More

2014 Toyota 4Runner: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on May 13, 2014

The Toyota 4Runner sticks to its SUV roots with a mostly cosmetic redesign for model-year 2014. While its tall step-in height might make it a difficult sell to some families, the full-size SUV fits three car seats across its second row. The… Read More