• (4.7) 35 reviews
  • MSRP: $4,925$15,541
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 17-20
  • Engine: 245-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5-7
2005 Toyota 4Runner

Our Take on the 2005 Toyota 4Runner

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Fuel economy
  • Ride quality in Sport Edition
  • Difficult entry and exit

Notable Features

  • V-6 power
  • Available V-8 boosted to 270 hp
  • Two or three rows of seats
  • RWD or 4WD


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 35 reviews

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Love this car!

by BamaMama from on February 3, 2010

Bought a 2005 4Runner dealer demo, had 350 miles on it, has 66K now. It still looks and drives amazing after 5 years. I have the oil changed regularly (that's a must do folks). I had a problem with th... Read Full Review

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There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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