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Pros: Ride Quality
Cons: Stock Tires
Advice: DO not pass go. Get this CARThis car is incredible. It drives so smooth and so controlled. Toyota has done it again. BRAVO.
Pros: Build quality
Cons: Hanging exhaust pipe
Advice: If you're looking for a top notch family sedan that should provide years of dependable service, this car is a nobrainerAdequate performance and smooth solid quite ride. Does not arouse passion.
Pros: Quiet and smooth
Cons: Aftermarket alarm system
Advice: Don't waste time looking at other carsI drive 30,000 miles per year in San Diego traffic. Before I sold my 1999 4 cylinder Camary LE I rented a 2002 for a week. Then I test drove every make and model car under $22,000. The more Cars I drove the more I wanted the 2002 Camary. 3 months ago I bought a 2002 4 cylinder Camary LE and after 8 thousand miles I couldn't be happier with my purchase. 2 weeks after I got the new Car I was rear ended on the Coronado Bridge by a Jeep Cherokee. I was hit Hard! I took the Canary back to Toyota of San Diego and they did a beautiful repair job. While I was waiting for my car I rented a similarly equipped and priced 2002 Mitsubishi Gallant. What a difference. My old 1999 Camary was a better car. I was so glad to get my new Camary back.
Pros: The new style
Cons: The mechanical performance.
Advice: Do not buy it if you are looking for good perfomance & reliabilty.The test drive on this vehicle took me to make the worse decision of my life I bought the car. Only to find out after approximately 1000 miles that there is a vibration, hesitation and trembling upon deceleration which makes driving the vehicle a real nuisance. After several trips to the dealer and applying for the lemon law the dealer explains this defect as a feature of the car. A feature that is not in any catalogue nor is disclosed at the time of purchase. This car is BIG DISAPPOINTMENT!BEWARE!!!!!.
Pros: Beware of how Toyota will cease up after 80,000 km
Cons: How the factory and dealer treated us.
Advice: Buyer beware!!!Beware ! Research Toyota engine sludge problem !!!!
Pros: The SE package
Cons: none yet
Advice: Test drive and compare.Smoothest sedan I have owned, and I have owned many. The new 4-cylinder performs like a V6 in most other cars. Don't waste your money on the V6 unless you carry alot of people. The LE is not as attractive as the SE or XLE.
Pros: Everything that is Standard on the new 02's
Cons: Wish Keyless Entry was Standard
Advice: You will be amazedMy First Test drive I was sold on the New 2002 Camry. This car is extremely comfortable and very smooth. When the car is running it is very quite. The roomy inside is a big plus. The 02 Camry's look is like the new lexus which adds class. So far it is the best car I have ever owed.