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3/4 Front Glamour 2005 Toyota Highlander

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2005 Toyota Highlander specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2005 Toyota Highlander warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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  • Overview
    MSRP *$24,280$25,340$25,680
    Invoice *$21,607$22,551$22,853
    Engine2.4L I-4 160 HP 165 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm3.3L V-6 230 HP 242 ft.lbs. @ 4,400 rpm2.4L I-4 160 HP 165 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
    Transmission4-spd auto5-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto
    Fuel Economy City22.0 mpg19.0 mpg21.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy27.0 mpg25.0 mpg25.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine2.4L I-4 160 HP 165 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm3.3L V-6 230 HP 242 ft.lbs. @ 4,400 rpm2.4L I-4 160 HP 165 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
    Transmission4-spd auto5-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto
    AlternatorAvailable:130 ampAvailable:130 ampAvailable:130 amp
    Axle Ratio3.123.483.48
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank19.1 gal.19.1 gal.19.1 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelstainless steel
    Drive Typefront-wheelfront-wheelfull-time all wheel
    Locking Hub ControlN/AN/Apermanent
    Traction ControlABS & drivelineABS & drivelineABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    Electronic Stabilityelectronic stabilityelectronic stabilityelectronic stability
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Rear Suspensionindependent strutindependent strutindependent strut
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Steering CoolerAvailable:steering coolerAvailable:steering coolerAvailable:steering cooler
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    WheelsStandard:16.0 " silver styled steelAvailable:16.0 " polished aluminumStandard:16.0 " silver styled steelAvailable:16.0 " polished aluminumStandard:16.0 " silver styled steelAvailable:16.0 " polished aluminum
    Front TiresP225/70SR16.0BSW ASP225/70SR16.0BSW ASP225/70SR16.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and WheelStandard:full-size steelAvailable:aluminumStandard:full-size steelAvailable:aluminumStandard:full-size steelAvailable:aluminum
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating CapacityStandard:5Available:7Standard:5Available:75
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Heated Front SeatsAvailable:driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatbackAvailable:driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatbackAvailable:driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
    Front Headrestsadjustable w/tiltadjustable w/tiltadjustable w/tilt
    Front Armrestsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Front Driver Seat Direction ControlsStandard:8-wayAvailable:(8-way power)Standard:8-wayAvailable:(8-way power)Standard:8-wayAvailable:(8-way power)
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Rear Seats60-40 split-bench60-40 split-bench60-40 split-bench
    Rear Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Rear Armrestscentercentercenter
    Third Row SeatsAvailable:full benchAvailable:full benchN/A
    Seat TrimStandard:clothAvailable:leatherStandard:clothAvailable:leatherStandard:clothAvailable:leather
    Door TrimStandard:clothAvailable:leatherStandard:clothAvailable:leatherStandard:clothAvailable:leather
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Dashboard Insertmetal-lookmetal-lookmetal-look
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    SunroofAvailable:express openAvailable:express openAvailable:express open
    Roof Featuresroof rackroof rackroof rack
    Vanity MirrorsAvailable:dual illuminatedAvailable:dual illuminatedAvailable:dual illuminated
    Auxiliary Visorsdualdualdual
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxlockinglockinglocking
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading Lightsfrontfrontfront
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Overhead Consolemini with storagemini with storagemini with storage
    Cup Holderfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Instrument Panel Storagecovered bincovered bincovered bin
    Seatback Storage222
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Rear Door Binsrear door binsrear door binsrear door bins
    Cargo Concealed Storagecargo concealed storagecargo concealed storagecargo concealed storage
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimplasticplasticplastic
    Cargo Coverroll-uproll-uproll-up
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanualmanual
    Air Filterair filterair filterair filter
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    Rear HeaterAvailable:auxiliary rear heaterAvailable:auxiliary rear heaterN/A
    RadioStandard:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanAvailable:premium AM/FM stereo, seek-scanStandard:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanAvailable:premium AM/FM stereo, seek-scanStandard:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanAvailable:premium AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel ControlsAvailable:radio steering wheel controlsAvailable:radio steering wheel controlsAvailable:radio steering wheel controls
    CDStandard:in-dash mounted singleAvailable:in-dash mounted 6-discStandard:in-dash mounted singleAvailable:in-dash mounted 6-discStandard:in-dash mounted singleAvailable:in-dash mounted 6-disc
    SpeakersStandard:6Available:8 JBLStandard:6Available:8 JBLStandard:6Available:8 JBL
    AmplifierAvailable:amplifierAvailable:amplifierAvailable:amplifier
    AntennaStandard:fixedAvailable:window grid diversityStandard:fixedAvailable:window grid diversityStandard:fixedAvailable:window grid diversity
    Cruise Controlwith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controls
    Door Lockspower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlock
    Remote Keyless Entrykeyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)
    Remote Fuel Flap Releasemechanicalmechanicalmechanical
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Power Outlets333
    AC power outletAvailable:AC power outletAvailable:AC power outletAvailable:AC power outlet
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Garage Door OpenerAvailable:HomeLink Wireless Control SystemAvailable:HomeLink Wireless Control SystemAvailable:HomeLink Wireless Control System
    Smokers Packageashtrayashtrayashtray
    Lighter Elementsfrontfrontfront
    Entertainment CenterAvailable:entertainment system with DVDAvailable:entertainment system with DVDAvailable:entertainment system with DVD
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Clockin-dashin-dashin-dash
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheeltilttilttilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialAvailable:leatherAvailable:leatherAvailable:leather
    Front Windowspowerpowerpower
    Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    Quarter Vent Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    1-Touch Opendriverdriverdriver
    Tinted WindowsStandard:lightAvailable:deepStandard:lightAvailable:deepStandard:lightAvailable:deep
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Heated Front WipersAvailable:wiper parkAvailable:wiper parkAvailable:wiper park
    Rear Windshield Wiperfixed intervalfixed intervalfixed interval
    Sun Visor Stripsun visor stripsun visor stripsun visor strip
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Daytime Running LightsAvailable:daytime running lightsAvailable:daytime running lightsN/A
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact AirbagsAvailable:seat mountedAvailable:seat mountedAvailable:seat mounted
    Passenger Side Impact AirbagAvailable:seat mountedAvailable:seat mountedAvailable:seat mounted
    Overhead AirbagAvailable:curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagsAvailable:curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagsAvailable:curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
    Occupancy Sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensor
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Ignition DisableAvailable:immobilizerAvailable:immobilizerAvailable:immobilizer
    Panic Alarmpanic alarmpanic alarmpanic alarm
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors4 doors4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume80.6 cu.ft.80.6 cu.ft.80.6 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length184.6 "184.6 "184.6 "
    Exterior Width71.9 "71.9 "71.9 "
    Exterior Height67.9 "67.9 "68.3 "
    Wheelbase107 "107 "107 "
    Front Tread62 "62 "62 "
    Rear Tread62 "62 "61 "
    Turning Radius18.7 '18.7 '18.7 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating5,360 lbs.5,360 lbs.5,360 lbs.
    Curb WeightStandard:3,520 lbs.Available:3,570 lbs.Standard:3,650 lbs.Available:3,705 lbs.3,750 lbs.
    PayloadStandard:1,840 lbs.Available:1,790 lbs.Standard:1,710 lbs.Available:1,655 lbs.1,610 lbs.
    Max Trailer WeightStandard:1,500 lbs.Available:3,000 lbs.Standard:2,000 lbs.Available:3,500 lbs.Standard:1,500 lbs.Available:3,000 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.34.34.34
    Front Legroom40.7 "40.7 "40.7 "
    Rear Legroom36.4 "36.4 "36.4 "
    Front HeadroomStandard:40.0 "Available:38.6 "Standard:40.0 "Available:38.6 "Standard:40.0 "Available:38.6 "
    Rear HeadroomStandard:39.8 "Available:38.9 "Standard:39.8 "Available:38.9 "Standard:39.8 "Available:38.9 "
    Third Row HeadroomAvailable:32.3 "Available:32.3 "N/A
    Front Hiproom55.1 "55.1 "55.1 "
    Rear Hiproom54.9 "54.9 "54.9 "
    Third Row HiproomAvailable:39.8 "Available:39.8 "N/A
    Front Shoulder Room57.9 "57.9 "57.9 "
    Rear Shoulder Room57.0 "57.0 "57.0 "
    Third Row Shoulder RoomAvailable:53.2 "Available:53.2 "N/A
    Passenger VolumeStandard:105 cu.ft.Available:134 cu.ft.Standard:105 cu.ft.Available:134 cu.ft.105 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo VolumeStandard:39.7 cu.ft.Available:10.5 cu.ft.Standard:39.7 cu.ft.Available:10.5 cu.ft.39.7 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded80.6 cu.ft.80.6 cu.ft.80.6 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Mud FlapsAvailable:body-colored front and rearAvailable:body-colored front and rearAvailable:body-colored front and rear
    Rear SpoilerAvailable:wingAvailable:wingAvailable:wing
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Rear Step Bumperrear step bumperrear step bumperrear step bumper
    Bodyside Moldingsbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Grille Moldingsbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior MirrorsStandard:dual power remoteAvailable:dual power remote heatedStandard:dual power remoteAvailable:dual power remote heatedStandard:dual power remoteAvailable:dual power remote heated
    TraileringAvailable:class IIAvailable:class IIAvailable:class II
    Trailering HarnessAvailable:trailering harnessAvailable:trailering harnessAvailable:trailering harness
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/unlimited60/unlimited60/unlimited
    Accessories Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2005 Toyota Highlander safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
Base All-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Base Front-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Limited V6 All-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Limited V6 Front-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
V6 All-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
V6 Front-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat

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