• (4.7) 15 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,987$10,519
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 17-18
  • Engine: 183-hp, 3.4-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5
2001 Toyota 4Runner

Our Take on the 2001 Toyota 4Runner

Toyota is adding two new SUVs this year, the full-size Sequoia and the midsize Highlander, so it is restructuring the 4Runner lineup so it doesn’t overlap either of the newcomers.The midsize 4Runner is Toyota’s most popular SUV, and this year it comes only with a V-6 engine and automat... Read Full Report

2001 Toyota 4Runner Reviews

Cars.com Expert Reviews

"Sometimes you feel like a truck, sometimes you don't." That's how Toyota division general manager Don Esmond explains why the Highlander sport-utility vehicle joins the 4Runner in the lineup for 2001. 4Runner is built off a pickup platform and as such acts more truck-like with firm ride and handling. Highlander is built off the Camry platform and behaves more like a ... Read full review for the 2001 Toyota 4 Runner

Consumer Reviews


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Top quality truck

by JOHN from scranton,pa on September 26, 2010

I have a 2001 with 117,000 with no problems and never heard of any other owners with ones either. just make sure you have the rear axle breather vents checked so there not blocked. mine were and force... Read Full Review

4 Trim Levels Available

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2001 Toyota 4Runner Safety Ratings

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There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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