2002 Toyota Sequoia Ratings

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Toyota Sequoia 2002
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    2002 Toyota Sequoia - SR5 4x4

    Ronnie Lott Edition

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 11 years
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    2002 Toyota Sequoia - SR5 4x4

    Pros: Versatility of seating ( over 16 different configurations )

    Cons: stock sound system ( nowhere near flat frequency response )

    Advice: hunt for a used vehicle with some miles left on the mfr warranty

    In comparison to the Ford Expedition, the Sequoia was as smooth as silk. Even with 40,000 miles on it, the Sequoia was tight and responsive. The engine is almost as willing to rev as my SHO. Fit and finish are superb. 3rd row seats are the real thing; thick and comfortable. Safety features abound in this truck; stability control, skid control, brake assist, ABS, front and side airbags, reinforced side beams, etc.

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    2002 Toyota Sequoia - SR5 4x4

    Pros: true 8 passenger seating

    Cons: plastic covers on the outlets

    Advice: if you have another SUV, test drive this one

    I have a 2001 Limited and love it. I traded in a 2000 Eddie Bauer Expedition that was much less than I expected for the money... The only problem I've had is the handle on the cargo door broke off (maybe from my 3 year old swinging on it). I get 19 miles per gallon on 87 octane around town chauferring kids. I needed the 8 seats, and no mini-van can give you the room this has. The second row has more head/leg room than the front. No other SUV 3rd row can compare.

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    2002 Toyota Sequoia - Limited 4x4

    Pros: It's quiet, comfortable and handles well.

    Cons: The stereo system. Needs at least two more speakers in the rear.

    Advice: Must test drive it to appreciate the handling

    Awesome handling and comfort. It drives like a car. It's so comfortable, it's a pleasure to drive long distance. The upgraded stereo system is not worth the price. Stick with the original audio system. Get the retractable mirrors, it makes parking in the home garage and tight parking places so much easier.

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    2002 Toyota Sequoia - Limited 4x4

    Pros: Power rear window

    Cons: Memory package not available

    Advice: I use mid-grade gasoline because it would knock / ping when 87 octane was used.

    Wonderful, spacious family vehicle.

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    2002 Toyota Sequoia - Limited 4x4

    Pros: style

    Cons: Lack of Toyota Customer Service

    Advice: BE CAREFUL and prepare for a wait if you have problems

    The Toyota Sequoia is a stylish SUV with a great ride and plenty of power. It is a great buy EXCEPT for the electrical problems and the lack of attention from Toyota. I have had three problems with the Sequoia that Toyota has never been able to resolve. First the High Beams may or may not come on. Second the radio has an annoying HISS from the rear speakers and third, the vehicle does not work like the manual says nor do some of the options exist for the user that the manual says are there. Toyota originally said they had a problem then classified the situtation as NORMAL when they could not figure out a solution

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    2002 Toyota Sequoia - SR5 4x4

    Pros: Smoothness and power

    Cons: gas mileage

    Advice: Great vehicle. Be aware of low mileage

    Quiet and smooth. Hard to tell that the engine is running.