2010 - 2024
Fifth generation Toyota 4Runner
Off-road capability second to none
Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System (KDSS) remotely disconnects stabilizer bars for improved wheel articulation
Tows up to 5,000 pounds
Multiple trims and configurations to suit different buyers
Slide-out cargo tray improves cargo versatility
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Changes by year
Latest generation from 2010 - 2024
2024 Toyota 4Runner
No major changes for 2024
2023 Toyota 4Runner
Blind-spot and rear cross-traffic warning system now come standard
Retro-inspired 40th anniversary edition
2022 Toyota 4Runner
New TRD Sport based on SR5; improves on-road ride quality with Cross-Linked Relative
Absorber (X-REAS) system from Limited trim
All 4Runner models feature rear-seat occupant alert
LED high beams standard on all trims
360-degree camera views added to TRD Pro and Limited trims
Blind-spot warning and rear cross-traffic warning standard on all but SR5 and TRD Off-Road; available on TRD Sport
Trail and Venture editions no longer available
2021 Toyota 4Runner
4Runner Trail Special Edition limited to 4,000 units; based on the SR5 Premium, it adds black exterior badging, black seating with tan stitching, sliding rear cargo tray, Yakima rooftop cargo basket, all-weather floor mats, 40-quart cooler
LED headlights standard on all trims
TRD Pro trim gets new wheels and retuned shock absorbers
2020 Toyota 4Runner
Toyota's suite of advanced driver-assist systems standard on all grades and includes automatic emergency braking, forward collision warning, lane departure alert, and adaptive cruise control
New touchscreen audio systems include Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
New Venture Edition based on TRD Off-Road Premium; features standard Yakima roof rack, gunmetal-colored 17-inch TRD wheels, exterior trim
Keyless entry and ignition standard on all but SR5 and TRD Off-Road models
USB ports added for rear passengers
2019 Toyota 4Runner
TRD Pro now features Fox shock absorbers, new skid plate and roof rack, standard sunroof, upgraded JBL sound system
Limited Nightshade Edition features black-out color scheme
2018 Toyota 4Runner
New Wilderness package available on SR5, SR5 Premium, TRD Off-Road, and TRD Off-Road Premium adds roof rack crossbars, all-weather floor liners, and cargo tray
TRD Enhancement package available for TRD trims adds TRD 17-inch matte gray alloy wheels, TRD-stamped aluminum front skid plate
2017 Toyota 4Runner
Trail and Trail Premium renamed TRD Off-Road and TRD Off-Road Premium
All TRD-branded 4Runner models receive carbon fiber-look interior trim, TRD floor mats
2016 Toyota 4Runner
SR5 and Trail trims add new audio system that allows navigation integration from a smartphone using Scout® GPS Link
2015 Toyota 4Runner
TRD Pro model debuts between Trail and Limited trims with matte black 17-inch wheels, off-road tires, automatic headlights, TRD-stamped aluminum front skid plate, Bilstein shocks, upgraded front springs, a higher ride height, a distinct black front grille, and TRD aesthetic upgrades
2014 Toyota 4Runner
Exterior styling refreshed with new headlights, grille, front and rear bumpers, and taillights
Interior refreshed with improved materials
Touchscreen audio with Toyota Entune™ standard on all trims
2013 Toyota 4Runner
No significant changes
2012 Toyota 4Runner
Improved audio system options with Toyota Entune™ added
Power running boards added as option for SR5, Limited
2011 Toyota 4Runner
Four-cylinder engine dropped from lineup
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RepairPal gave the Toyota 4Runner an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Above Average. This rating ranks Toyota 4Runner 7th out of 32 among Midsize SUVs.
RepairPal reports that the average total annual cost for repairs and maintenance on a Toyota 4Runner is $469, compared to an average of $494 for Midsize SUVs and $591 for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.
According to RepairPal, Toyota 4Runner owners bring their vehicles into a repair shop for unscheduled repairs an average of 0.8 times per year, compared to an average of 1.0 times for Midsize SUVs and 1.3 times for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.
RepairPal reported that the probability of a repair being a severe or major issue is 13% for the Toyota 4Runner, compared to an average of 14% for Midsize SUVs and 14% for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.
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