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Toyota Echo Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Toyota Echo here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Best second-hand city runaround?

    I wouldn't consider any of the European brands, they're too expensive and cost too much to run. That rules out the Up. Asian brands, particularly the better-known and well-respected Japanese brands are a much better bet, which rules in the Echo. The Asian brands tend to be more reliable and cost much less to run. Another to look at in your situation is the Suzuki Alto

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  • Ask Smithy Xtra high tyre pressure

    The recommended tyre pressures are set by Toyota with Australian conditions in mind, and they should generally be followed. It is possible, if you want, to increase the inflation pressure by a couple of psi, but inflating them as high as your service guy has been doing is going a little too far. It would still be safe, and it would probably improve the handling quite a bit, but it would also compromise the ride.

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  • Toyota Corolla: Is it a good used car?

    BUY a small car with a four-cylinder engine, and if you stick to the well-respected brands, such as Toyota Corolla or Echo, Nissan Pulsar, Mazda2 or 3, Hyundai Getz, or Honda Civic he should be a winner. Buy the car with the lowest odometer reading and in the best condition that fits his budget.

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  • Getting it right

    THE second dealer was correct. The Echo has a timing chain, not a belt, and it doesn't need to be replaced.

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Toyota Echo Fuel Consumption

The Toyota Echo is available in a number of variants and body types that are powered by ULP fuel type(s). It has an estimated fuel consumption starting from 5.35L/100km for Hatchback /ULP for the latest year the model was manufactured.

Year Body Type Fuel Consumption* Engine Fuel Type Transmission
2005 Hatchback 5.35L/100km 1.3L ULP 5 SP MAN
2005 Sedan 5.45L/100km 1.5L ULP 5 SP MAN
2004 Hatchback 5.35L/100km 1.3L ULP 5 SP MAN
2004 Sedan 5.45L/100km 1.5L ULP 5 SP MAN
2003 Hatchback 5.35L/100km 1.3L ULP 5 SP MAN
2003 Sedan 5.45L/100km 1.5L ULP 5 SP MAN
2002 Hatchback 5.35L/100km 1.3L ULP 5 SP MAN
2002 Sedan 5.45L/100km 1.5L ULP 5 SP MAN
2001 Hatchback 5.35L/100km 1.3L ULP 5 SP MAN
2001 Sedan 5.45L/100km 1.5L ULP 5 SP MAN
* Combined fuel consumption See All Toyota Echo Pricing and Specs for 2005

Toyota Echo Models Price and Specs

The price range for the Toyota Echo varies based on the trim level you choose. Starting at $1,450 and going to $7,211 for the latest year the model was manufactured. The model range is available in the following body types starting from the engine/transmission specs shown below.

Year Body Type Specs Price from Price to
2005 Hatchback 1.3L, ULP, 4 SP AUTO $1,450 $7,211
2005 Sedan 1.5L, ULP, 5 SP MAN $2,999 $7,211
2004 Sedan 1.5L, ULP, 4 SP AUTO $1,880 $6,990
2004 Hatchback 1.3L, ULP, 4 SP AUTO $1,880 $6,990
2003 Hatchback 1.3L, ULP, 5 SP MAN $875 $5,000
2003 Sedan 1.5L, ULP, 5 SP MAN $875 $5,000
2002 Sedan 1.5L, ULP, 5 SP MAN $1,650 $3,990
2002 Hatchback 1.3L, ULP, 5 SP MAN $1,650 $4,070
2001 Sedan 1.5L, ULP, 4 SP AUTO $1,995 $4,990
2001 Hatchback 1.3L, ULP, 4 SP AUTO $1,995 $4,990
See All Toyota Echo Pricing and Specs

Toyota Echo Wheel Size

The Toyota Echo has a number of different wheel and tyre options. When it comes to tyres, these range from P175x65 HR14 for Hatchback in 2005 with a wheel size that spans from 14x5.5 inches.

Year Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
2005 Hatchback P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches
2005 Sedan P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches
2004 Hatchback P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches
2004 Sedan P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches
2003 Hatchback P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches
2003 Sedan P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches
2002 Hatchback P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches
2002 Sedan P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches
2001 Hatchback P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches
2001 Sedan P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches P175x65 HR14 14x5.5 inches
The dimensions shown above are for the base model. See All Toyota Echo Wheel Sizes

Toyota Echo Dimensions

The dimensions of the Toyota Echo Hatchback and Sedan vary according to year of manufacture and spec level.

Year Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
2005 Hatchback 1510x1660x3615 mm 121 mm
2005 Sedan 1510x1660x4145 mm 121 mm
2004 Hatchback 1510x1660x3615 mm 121 mm
2004 Sedan 1510x1660x4145 mm 121 mm
2003 Hatchback 1510x1660x3615 mm 121 mm
2003 Sedan 1510x1660x4145 mm 121 mm
2002 Sedan 1510x1660x4145 mm 121 mm
2002 Hatchback 1510x1660x3615 mm 121 mm
2001 Hatchback 1510x1660x3615 mm 121 mm
2001 Sedan 1510x1660x4145 mm 121 mm
The dimensions shown above are for the base model. See All Toyota Echo Dimensions

Toyota Echo Towing Capacity

The Toyota Echo has maximum towing capacity of 700kg for the latest model available.

Year Body Type Braked Capacity from Braked Capacity to
2005 Hatchback 700kg 700kg
2005 Sedan 700kg 700kg
2004 Hatchback 700kg 700kg
2004 Sedan 700kg 700kg
2003 Hatchback 700kg 700kg
2003 Sedan 700kg 700kg
2002 Hatchback 700kg 700kg
2002 Sedan 700kg 700kg
2001 Hatchback 700kg 700kg
2001 Sedan 700kg 700kg
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