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2001 Toyota Highlander

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  • remote keyless entry
  • privacy glass
  • tonneau cover


EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Front Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 163 @ 4000
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 5600
Displacement 2.4L/146
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 22 MPG
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Cruising Range - City 435.60 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 534.60 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 27 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Trans Description Cont. Automatic,
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.12
Trans Type 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low Not Available
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.94
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.15
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High Not Available
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) MacPherson
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.6 x 1.1 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.2 x 0.4 in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 19.8 gal
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.98
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 40.6 ft
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 37.4 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1
Front Tire Size P225/70R16
Rear Tire Size P225/70R16
Spare Tire Size P225/70R16
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 300 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 150 lbs
Maximum Trailering Capacity N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 3000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1500 lbs
Total Option Weight 0.00 lbs
Base Curb Weight 3485 lbs
Curb Weight N/A lbs
Curb Weight - Rear N/A lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity N/A lbs
Curb Weight - Front N/A lbs
Second Shoulder Room 57.0 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 76.1 in
Front Hip Room 55.1 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 81.4 ft³
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 Not Available in
Rear Door Opening Height 33.5 in
Second Leg Room 36.4 in
Liftover Height 28.6 in
Second Head Room 39.8 in
Passenger Volume 105.7 ft³
Front Head Room 40.0 in
Track Width, Rear 61.6 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline 50.4 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 Not Available ft³
Wheelbase 106.9 in
Second Hip Room 54.9 in
Front Shoulder Room 57.9 in
Min Ground Clearance 6.9 in
Front Leg Room 40.7 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 71.9 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 38.5 ft³
Length, Overall 184.4 in
Height, Overall 66.1 in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 39.3 in
Rear Door Opening Width 35.9 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 41.7 in
Track Width, Front 62.2 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 36.3 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Color-keyed body-side moldings Standard
Deluxe AM/FM stereo w/cassette & compact disc-inc: 6 speakers, fixed mast antenna Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brakes Standard
Color-keyed front/rear bumpers Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Multi-adjustable cloth front captains chairs w/height-adjustable headrests Standard
Color-keyed grille Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brakes Standard
Digital quartz clock Standard
4-wheel independent MacPherson strut suspension Standard
Fabric door trim w/map pockets Standard
Illum entry system Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bars Standard
Remote hood/fuel door releases Standard
Analog instrument cluster-inc: tachometer, LCD odometer w/twin tripmeters, water temp/fuel gauges Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
P225/70R16 tires Standard
Multi-reflector halogen headlamps w/auto-off Standard
Child restraint system anchor brackets Standard
Color-keyed pwr mirrors Standard
Door courtesy lamps Standard
Cloth 60/40 split/fold-down rear seat w/recline & height-adjustable headrests Standard
Warning lights-inc: seat belt, airbag, door ajar, battery, oil pressure, brake, check engine, washer fluid, low fuel Standard
Dual sun visors-inc: vanity mirrors, sliding extensions Standard
2.4L DOHC MPFI 16-valve 4-cyl engine Standard
Cargo area grocery bag hooks Standard
Tilt steering wheel Standard
Pwr windows/door locks Standard
Air conditioning Standard
UV reduction glass Standard
Driver/front passenger airbags Standard
Variable intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Pwr 4-wheel disc brakes Standard
5-spoke styled steel wheels Standard
City 22/hwy 27 (2.4L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Intermittent rear window wiper Standard
Front seat/rear door cupholders Standard
4-speed automatic transmission w/intelligence & Snow Mode Standard
Front/cargo area aux pwr outlets Standard
Rear bumper guard Standard
Maplight Standard
Cruise control Standard

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