Send David an Hide full review. Other Cars to Consider The sedan, which was the , has a lot more passenger and cargo space than the Yaris. Depending on the model, dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator or the air bag assembly, free of charge. This is not the case for the Toyota Yaris, however, which offers a tilt wheel, air conditioning, intermittent wipers, six airbags and color-keyed mirrors and door handles. However, there is a progression of standard equipment from the basic Yaris three-door on up through the lineup, expanded for 2009 with the addition of the five-door hatch. Testing the new four-door hatchback, I found myself enjoying the driving experience more than I ever thought possible. Still, there are a lot of people who have safety reservations when it comes to cars this size.
Depending on the model, dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator or the air bag assembly, free of charge. I have the Power Package, Keyless Entry, All-Weather Package, and 15 inch Alloy Wheels. Testing the new four-door hatchback, I found myself enjoying the driving experience more than I ever thought possible. Toyota's numbers for interim notification for this campaign are G1P Toyota Zone A , G1R Toyota Zone B , G2G Lexus Zone A , and G2H Lexus Zone B. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.
The entire Yaris lineup is due to arrive at dealerships by the end of the summer, and will include the new-to-the-U. More notably, the Yaris Sedan offers six-way adjustable front seats with driver's seat height adjustment, something not usually found in the subcompact segment. Owners may contact Toyota at 1-800-331-4331. Despite the fact that the sedan is 169. The new 5-door liftback body style offers up to 25.
This is most noticeable in the interior leg and head room in both front and back seats. Each door has a bottleholder, but then what do you do with two Slurpees? There is a light, almost effortless feel to the Yaris in steering and during moderate acceleration; however, the engine seems strained when asked to deliver more. Owners may contact Toyota at 1-800-331-4331. A five-speed manual transmission is standard and a four-speed. In the affected vehicles, the springs used for the seat rails on the driver's seat and the seat rails of the front passenger seat of three-door models may break. In the event of a vehicle crash, the seat could move increasing the risk of injury to the seat occupant. Thefive-doorYaris smallcaris presentlysold by Toyota in European and Canadian markets.
Owners may contact Toyota at 1-800-331-4331. Remedy Toyota will notify the Toyota, Scion and Lexus owners. I traveled out of town, and my luggage fit just fine. Of the three distinctly different Yaris models it's the Liftback that make the more expressive design statement and, although the Sedan is nearly 19 inches longer than the Liftback, all three vehicles share the same chassis, engine and drivetrain. Depending on the vehicle model, dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator, or replace the air bag assembly. In 2007, the Yaris replaced the Echo in Toyota's lineup as its least expensive new vehicle.
It is not the biggest car, but when I crashed the damage was almost unnoticeable to the naked eye. The Yaris could only manage to beat out subcompact also-rans such as the , , and. The failure of the driver's air bag to deploy in the event of a crash that typically necessitates deployment increases the risk of injury to the driver. Base Liftback models are very spare, with manual winding windows. Ride quality in the Yaris sedan is a bright spot. The knobs for volume and tuning are so stubby and slippery it was a struggle just to turn up a good song when one came on the radio. The recall began on July 3, 2014.
Standard features in the basic are minimal. Front seats are rather small and skimpy, while the backseat on the Liftback is tough to get into but decent for space; kids should be just fine back there. Have only 6,000 miles on it. For 2009, the Yaris continues as Toyota's subcompact value leader, which makes sense since it's also Toyota's only subcompact offering. Safety Anti-lock brakes are standard, as are dual front, side, and side-curtain airbags. I assume three adults in the back, however, would make the engine work much harder.
Fit and finish are also areas where the 2009 Toyota Yaris falls flat in the eyes of several reviewers. The sedan is nearly two feet longer and has three more inches of wheelbase length, translating to more backseat space and better stability on the highway. Remedy Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the switch, applying a lubricant if no abnormality is found. Today's smallest models offer a lot of room, good fuel economy and surprising levels of quality for small amounts of money. Performance By far the biggest shock about the Yaris was how much pep it had.
But sales figures for the sedan and…. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules, and used as original equipment or replacement equipment. Standard safety features across the Yaris line include anti-lock brakes with electronic brake-force distribution, dual front airbags, front seat-mounted side airbags and front and rear side curtain airbags. The most pronounced difference between the Yaris Liftback and the Yaris Sedan is that the Sedan is nearly 19 inches longer. The Yaris has a unique instrument panel layout, with the gauges mounted high in the center of the dash.
Though the two body styles share a slight family resemblance, their individual personalities are miles apart. Standard under the hood of both vehicles is a 1. Its snub nose is probably its most striking attribute, and you can find it on both the sedan and hatchback. Remedy Toyota will notify the Toyota, Scion and Lexus owners. Both trim levels are available on all three body styles. Both cars have the same buzzy sound in the exhaust and similar clanking noise behind the rear seat area.