(4.8) 32 reviews
MSRP: $655$9,799
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 17-21
Engine: 150-hp, 2.7-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: 4x2
Seats: 5
1997 Toyota 4Runner


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All time great

by niugreg from Sugar Grove, Illinois on February 8, 2011

Bought used in 2009. 84,000 miles, I am the 2nd owner. Just did 120,000 mile maintenance at Toyota dealer. Nothing wrong, clean bill of health. I'm 63 yrs. old and expect to have my 4Runner until I'm ... Read Full Review

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