Asked By: Martin Nahuel RabagliaUpdated: 10th January 2021

Is the FJ Cruiser a good car?

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The FJ tows the pop-up with ease. As a daily driver the ride is very compliant,quiet and comfortable. The gas mileage is decent, the unique style sets it apart from everything else on the market. The Bluetooth and JBL audio system w/subwoofer is great.

Then, why is FJ Cruiser so expensive?

1: the resale value on some is more than they cost brand new… because… 1:b they have been discontinued, not because they were a bad vehicle or they were not selling by any means, they were still selling pretty well. 2: they were the most capable off the lot stock OEM 4x4 off-road machine during their production run.

Beside above, why did FJ Cruiser get discontinued?

The FJ Cruiser is a retro, off-road machine that debuted in the U.S. in 2003 as a salute to the classic Toyota FJ Land Cruisers. Sales began to plummet after the great recession, and Toyota pulled the vehicle out of the U.S. entirely after the 2014 model year.

How many miles can a FJ Cruiser last?

I found 8 hi milage FJ cruisers, over 200,000 miles, and a few over 300,000 miles. Non were priced undr $10,000 ,unless it's salvage.

Which year is the best FJ Cruiser?


Is Toyota going to make the FJ again?

FJ Cruiser was discontinued in 2014, making the 2014 FJ Cruiser the last model year. However, excitement and capability live on with adventure-ready Toyota vehicles like 4Runner and the off-road-ready TRD Pro Series. No matter who you are, there's a rugged Toyota 4x4 ready to take you exploring.

Are FJ Cruisers good on gas?

Toyota has manufactured models of FJ Cruiser 4WD for 8 years. They average 17.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2014 FJ Cruiser 4WD above average at 18 combined MPG. Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2014 FJ Cruiser 4WD to be $2,150 per year.

What replaced the FJ Cruiser?

The TJ Cruiser (pictured) unveiled during the 2017 Tokyo Auto Show will morph into the FJ Cruiser's replacement, according to Japanese magazine Best Car.

What does the FJ stand for in FJ Cruiser?

In the name FJ Cruiser, the "F" designates the the engine type, where "F" stands for gas, and a "B" stands for diesel. The "J" stands for jeep. The original Toyota "jeep" was called the "BJ", later renamed Land Cruiser.

Are FJ Cruisers safe?

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) awarded the FJ Cruiser its Top Safety Pick accolade. The FJ Cruiser received a "good" overall rating in both the front and side impacts tests and also received the "good" rating in all 14 measured categories.

Are FJ Cruisers expensive to fix?

Cost. The average total annual cost for repairs and maintenance on a Toyota FJ Cruiser is $506, compared to an average of $573 for midsize SUVs and $652 for all vehicle models.

Is there a 2020 FJ Cruiser?

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What is the most basic car you can buy?

The 2019 Nissan Versa S is one of the most basic vehicles you can find today. The four-door subcompact sedan comes standard with manually operated windows and door locks.

Does the FJ Cruiser come in diesel?

FJ CRUISER DIESEL. The Toyota Fj Cruiser debuted at the 2003 International Auto Show as a concept vehicle and received such rave reviews, Toyota put it into production in 2005 for the 2006 model year. With a turbo diesel powerplant under the hood, the FJ CRUISER goes from a 12mpg gas guzzler to a +25 MPG fuel sipper.

Is the FJ Cruiser a Land Cruiser?

The FJ Cruiser was built by Toyota subsidiary Hino Motors in Hamura, Japan since 2006 and shares many structural underpinnings with the Toyota Land Cruiser Prado. The FJ Cruiser entered the Japanese market on 4 December 2010, announced on 25 November in that year.

What is better FJ Cruiser or Jeep?

The FJ Cruiser may give up a bit to the Jeep in acceleration and handling, but it without a doubt rides better than the Wrangler. When it comes to more technical off-roading though, the FJ Cruiser falters because of its large front and rear overhangs.

What was the last year of the FJ Cruiser?


What does FJ mean?

Summary of Key Points
Definition: Foot Job
Type: Abbreviation
Guessability: 4: Difficult to guess
Typical Users: Adults and Teenagers

What type of car should I buy?

Now Ford Figo and Celerio I would suggest to avoid as Ford is very notorious for its service quality in India plus the long term maintenance of Ford vehicles is comparatively high as compared to the Market leaders Maruti (The brand Indians trust more than their spouses) and Hyundai which has established its stature in

How many FJ Cruisers were made?

The FJ Cruiser was a hot seller at first, moving more than 55,000 units in each of its first two years. Sales then dropped off quickly, to just under 12,000 in 2009. It never again broke 15,000 in sales before being discontinued after the 2014 model year. All told, Toyota sold about 220,000 FJ Cruisers here.


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