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Toyota RAV4 2.0 GX 5d Auto (2003/03)

Toyota RAV4 2.0 GX 5d Auto (2003/03) - Owner Review

Comfort and ease of handling.

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Review submitted by
Derrick Brown on

Toyota RAV4 (00-05)


4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
That I look for reliability in what I drive.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Very impressed with comfort in all seats and visibility is excellent whether in the back or the front.

Would you buy this car again and why?
I would probably buy a newer version of this car that maybe had some extras fitted.

What are you likely to buy next?
Possibly a german manufactured car or I may stick to Japanese. I would have to do some research on anything that I considered.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
September 2014

Did you get a good deal and why?
I think so. They did everything that I asked of them before delivery.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Ease of entry and exit. 4 wheel drive. Comfort.

What was the dealer like?
Very accommodating.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Very comfortable and I feel at ease knowing that I can rely on it's performance.

What's it like to park?
Very good. It has a good lock and all round vision is excellent.

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
ECU that controls the auto gearbox needed repair. It seems that this was a common problem on this particular model.

What's most practical about your car?
Comfort and ease of handling.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
None in particular.

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