• (4.6) 21 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,894$16,022
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 18-24
  • Engine: 142-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 3,500 lbs.
2002 Toyota Tacoma

Our Take on the 2002 Toyota Tacoma

Our Take

All Tacomas get a new A-pillar assist grip for 2002. A moonroof will not be available on PreRunners, and the S-Runner’s side door badging is color-keyed.The Tacoma’s front end was restyled with a raised hood and multireflector headlights last year. Toyota also launched its first pickup... Read Full Report

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Our Expert Reviews

It was an ordinary truck, a rear-wheel-drive compact pickup with an extended cab, a short cargo bed and a six-cylinder engine. Its maker, Toyota Motor Corp., called it "affordable," and after weeks of driving vehicles priced from $28,000 to $75,000, I looked at the $18,000 base sticker price on the Toyota Tacoma PreRunner and tended to agree. But memory held me captive. I couldn... Read full review for the 2002 Toyota Tacoma

Consumer Reviews

4.6

Average based on 21 reviews

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Great truck for the money

by Toyota Owner from Spokane, Washington on July 4, 2007

I purchased my 2002 Tacoma extended cab, V-6, TRD, 4wd new. I now have 50,000 miles on it and it has been a great vehicle. The ride quality is fairly stiff with the light weight and the TRD package, b... Read Full Review

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Recalls

There are currently 5 recalls for this car.


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Service & Repair

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

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