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3/4 Front Glamour 2008 Toyota Highlander

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2008 Toyota Highlander specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2008 Toyota Highlander warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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2008 Toyota Highlander Base 4dr Front-wheel Drive2008 Toyota Highlander Base 4dr All-wheel Drive2008 Toyota Highlander Sport 4dr Front-wheel Drive
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$27,500$28,950$30,150
    Invoice *$24,475$25,765$26,833
    Engine3.5L V-6 270 HP 248 ft.lbs. @ 4,700 rpm3.5L V-6 270 HP 248 ft.lbs. @ 4,700 rpm3.5L V-6 270 HP 248 ft.lbs. @ 4,700 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:5-spd sequential shift control auto w/ODAvailable:sequential shift controlStandard:5-spd sequential shift control auto w/ODAvailable:sequential shift controlStandard:5-spd sequential shift control auto w/ODAvailable:sequential shift control
    Fuel Economy City18.0 mpg17.0 mpg18.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy24.0 mpg23.0 mpg24.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine3.5L V-6 270 HP 248 ft.lbs. @ 4,700 rpm3.5L V-6 270 HP 248 ft.lbs. @ 4,700 rpm3.5L V-6 270 HP 248 ft.lbs. @ 4,700 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:5-spd sequential shift control auto w/ODAvailable:sequential shift controlStandard:5-spd sequential shift control auto w/ODAvailable:sequential shift controlStandard:5-spd sequential shift control auto w/ODAvailable:sequential shift control
    AlternatorStandard:130 ampAvailable:150 ampStandard:130 ampAvailable:150 ampStandard:130 ampAvailable:150 amp
    Axle Ratio3.483.483.48
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank19.2 gal.19.2 gal.19.2 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelstainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
    Drive Typefront-wheelfull-time all wheelfront-wheel
    Locking Hub ControlN/ApermanentN/A
    Traction ControlABS & drivelineABS & drivelineABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    Electronic Stabilityelectronic stabilityelectronic stabilityelectronic stability
    RideN/AN/Asport
    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
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels17.0 " machined aluminum17.0 " machined aluminum19.0 " painted aluminum
    Front TiresP245/65SR17.0BSW ASP245/65SR17.0BSW ASP245/55SR19.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelfull-size aluminumfull-size aluminumfull-size aluminum
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating CapacityStandard:7Available:57Standard:7Available:5
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Heated Front SeatsN/AN/AAvailable:driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable w/tilt
    Front Armrestscentercentercenter
    Front Driver Seat Direction ControlsStandard:8-wayAvailable:(8-way power)Standard:8-wayAvailable:(8-way power)(8-way power)
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Rear Seatsbucketbucketbucket
    Rear Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Third Row Seatsfull benchfull benchfull bench
    Seat TrimclothclothStandard:premium clothAvailable:leather
    Door TrimclothclothStandard:clothAvailable:leatherette
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Dashboard Insertmetal-lookmetal-lookmetal-look
    Gear Shift Knob TrimN/AN/Aleather/metal-look
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    SunroofAvailable:express open/closeAvailable:express open/closeAvailable:express open/close
    Vanity MirrorsN/AN/Adual illuminated
    Auxiliary Visorsdualdualdual
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxlockinglockinglocking
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading Lightsfrontfrontfront & rear
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Overhead Consolemini with storage, conversation mirrormini with storage, conversation mirrormini with storage, conversation mirror
    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 CoverAvailable:roll-upAvailable:roll-uproll-up
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air ConditioningmanualmanualStandard:manualAvailable:dual zone front
    Climate ControlN/AN/AAvailable:automatic air conditioning
    Rear Air ConditioningAvailable:rear air with separate controlsAvailable:rear air with separate controlsAvailable:rear air with separate controls
    Air Filterair filterair filterair filter
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    RadioStandard:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanAvailable:AM/FM, seek-scanStandard:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanAvailable:AM/FM, seek-scanStandard:AM/FM, seek-scanAvailable:premium AM/FM, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel ControlsN/AN/Aradio 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 6-discAvailable:in-dash mounted 4-disc
    MP3 PlayerMP3 decoderMP3 decoderMP3 decoder
    Speakers66Standard:6Available:9 brand9 JBL
    AmplifierN/AN/AAvailable:amplifier
    Antennafixedfixedwindow 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)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door ReleaseN/AN/AAvailable:power
    Remote Fuel Flap Releasemechanicalmechanicalmechanical
    Rear Window ReleaseN/AN/Akeyfob
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Power Outlets333
    AC power outletN/AN/AAvailable:AC power outlet
    Trunk PulldownN/AN/AAvailable:trunk/hatch auto-latch
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Garage Door OpenerN/AN/AAvailable:HomeLink Wireless Control System
    Entertainment CenterN/AN/AAvailable:entertainment system with DVD
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Clockin-dashin-dashin-dash
    Exterior TemperatureN/AN/Aexterior temperature
    Systems MonitorN/AN/Asystems monitor
    Trip ComputerN/AN/Atrip computer
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Park Distance ControlN/AN/Arear camera only
    Navigation SystemN/AN/AAvailable:integrated navigation system
    Steering Wheeltelescopic tilttelescopic tilttelescopic tilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/AN/Aleather/metal-look
    Front Windowspowerpowerpower
    Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    Quarter Vent Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    1-Touch Opendriverdriverdriver
    Tinted Windowsdeepdeepdeep
    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
    Rear Windshield TypeN/AN/Aflip-up
  • 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 lightsdaytime running lights
    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 Airbagsseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Passenger Side Impact Airbagseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Overhead Airbagcurtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row overhead airbagcurtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row overhead airbagcurtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row overhead airbag
    Occupancy Sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensor
    Knee Airbagdriverdriverdriver
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Ignition DisableAvailable:immobilizerAvailable:immobilizerimmobilizer
    Panic Alarmpanic alarmpanic alarmpanic alarm
    Security Systemsecurity systemsecurity systemsecurity system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors4 doors4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume95.4 cu.ft.95.4 cu.ft.95.4 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length188.4 "188.4 "188.4 "
    Exterior Width75.2 "75.2 "75.2 "
    Exterior HeightStandard:68.1 "Available:69.3 "Standard:68.1 "Available:69.3 "69.3 "
    Wheelbase110 "110 "110 "
    Front Tread64 "64 "64 "
    Rear Tread64 "64 "64 "
    Turning Radius19.4 '19.4 '19.4 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating5,800 lbs.6,000 lbs.5,800 lbs.
    Curb Weight3,979 lbs.4,178 lbs.4,045 lbs.
    Payload1,821 lbs.1,822 lbs.1,755 lbs.
    Max Trailer WeightStandard:2,000 lbs.Available:5,000 lbs.Standard:2,000 lbs.Available:5,000 lbs.Standard:2,000 lbs.Available:5,000 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.34.34.34
    Front Legroom43.2 "43.2 "43.2 "
    Rear Legroom38.3 "38.3 "38.3 "
    Front HeadroomStandard:40.6 "Available:39.7 "Standard:40.6 "Available:39.7 "Standard:40.6 "Available:39.7 "
    Rear Headroom40.1 "40.1 "40.1 "
    Third Row Headroom36.3 "36.3 "36.3 "
    Front Hiproom56.7 "56.7 "56.7 "
    Rear Hiproom56.5 "56.5 "56.5 "
    Third Row Hiproom42.3 "42.3 "42.3 "
    Front Shoulder Room59.7 "59.7 "59.7 "
    Rear Shoulder Room59.5 "59.5 "59.5 "
    Third Row Shoulder Room55.0 "55.0 "55.0 "
    Passenger VolumeStandard:146 cu.ft.Available:113 cu.ft.146 cu.ft.Standard:146 cu.ft.Available:113 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo VolumeStandard:10.3 cu.ft.Available:42.3 cu.ft.10.3 cu.ft.Standard:10.3 cu.ft.Available:42.3 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded95.4 cu.ft.95.4 cu.ft.95.4 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Rear Spoilerlipliplip
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Rear Bumperwith black insert, 1 rear tow hook(s)with black insert, 1 rear tow hook(s)with body-colored insert, 1 rear tow hook(s)
    Rear Step Bumperrear step bumperrear step bumperrear step bumper
    Grille Moldingssilversilverchrome
    PaintStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:pearlcoat monotonemetallic monotoneStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:pearlcoat monotonemetallic monotoneStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:pearlcoat monotonemetallic 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 IIIAvailable:class IIIAvailable:class III
    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 2008 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 4dr All-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Base 4dr Front-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Limited 4dr Front-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Sport 4dr All-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Sport 4dr Front-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat

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