2005 Toyota Corolla Ratings

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Toyota Corolla 2005
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    2005 Toyota Corolla

    2005 Toyota (beige)

    Pros: gas mileage

    Cons: N/A

    There isn't anything negative that I can say about this vehicle. It has always been dependable and it has never given me any reason to sell it.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 4 years
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    2005 Toyota Corolla

    Great

    Pros: Sporty look

    Cons: Handling, sometimes

    I loved the car - time to move on and upgrade!

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 5 years
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    2005 Toyota Corolla - LE (M5)

    Pros: the radio/cd player

    Cons: Loss of control

    Advice: Look for a more reliable car

    MPG is a far cry from the advertising put out by Toyota. In careful city driving, at its optimum it gets 23 miles per gallon. Has never gotten over 30 mpg on the highway. The car surges; and I never know when this will haappen. Removing my foot from the gas pedal does not slow the car down. It continues to accelerate.

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    2005 Toyota Corolla - S (M5)

    Pros: Exterior appearance

    Cons: Terrible winter car

    Advice: Consider where you live and how 'fancy' a car you expect

    My 2005 Corolla is the most attractive car I've ever owned; however I'm disappointed in some other features. I've felt relatively safe and confident in the mechanical quality, though half a dozen times in the last year it hasn't started right away. This is disappointing as my 1987 Corolla was AWESOME. Gas mileage is 32 highway when it should be getting 38 (last Corolla got 40 hwy). Worst of all, this car cannot get out of its own way. Terrible in winter weather. I believe that what was expected and what I got is quite different. Shouldn't these cars get BETTER as they are redefined? Having said that, I would recommend the Corolla CE to someone living down south and who doesn't care about lacking the bells and whistles.

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    2005 Toyota Corolla - S (M5)

    Pros: THE DISPLAY AND THE ELECTRONIC MIRRORS

    Cons: THE HORSEPOWER

    Advice: GET A TOYOTA

    I LOVE THE GAS MILEAGE ON THIS CAR, ITS SPORTY, GETS ATTENTION AND IT IS VERY RELIABLE... I LOVE THIS CAR!! I HAVE HAD NO PROBLEMS AT ALL!! LOVE IT!!

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    2005 Toyota Corolla - CE (M5)

    Pros: The way it handles

    Cons: Short arm rest

    Advice: Ask others what they think and have heard of Corolla's. I asked many questions with no negative comments. I was surprised since all cars have there downfalls.

    I just got my 2006 Corolla last week. I am really happy with my choice. I compared it to other vehicles in its class and with the reliability of Toyota along with its resale, low gas milage, and features I am happy with my choice. I really like the way it sticks to the road. And it has alot of life for a little 136hp engine. I'm 6'2' and find it very roomy. I wish arm rest was a bit higher. It has a great sized truck, great stereo system, and lots of little compartments to place junk. I can't wait for my first long distance road trip with it.

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    2005 Toyota Corolla - LE (M5)

    Pros: appearance

    Cons: I got a lemon and toyota refuses service

    Advice: do not buy a 2005 corolla

    Do not buy a 2005 Corolla. I have had nothing but problems since buying it. Within 500 miles I was stalled on the side of the road and had to have the car towed in. The cd player broke, was replaced, and broke again. Since 500 miles I have had it in for starting issues 6-7 times and the problem has still not been fixed. Toyota will do NOTHING about it. The dealer refuses to work on it becausse they said they have tried everything and do not know how to fix it. Toyota stated that they cannot do anything, even though the car is still under warranty and only has 11,000 miles on it. The starting problem is typical of all the 2005 Corollas I was told by Toyata, and they have no idea how to fix it. This is not a reliable car.