## Is a 2005 Toyota Matrix a good car?

Toyota Matrix – Great Car As the original owner for a 2005 Matrix, I can say, it is the best car I’ve ever owned. 6′ space w/ passenger seat and back seats down. Comfortable, as long as you keep up the maintenance the car has been running wonderful!! Rating breakdown (out of 5):

### How many miles does a Toyota Matrix 2005 last?

without a doubt the most reliable engine ever built. If the maintenance schedule was followed from new, a Matrix should last well over 300k miles. Mine still looks good and is still fun to drive.

#### What is the value of a 2005 Toyota Matrix XR?

2005 Toyota Matrix trade-in prices range from $851 – $5,734.

**What is the horsepower of 2005 Toyota Matrix?**

130 hp @ 6,000 rpm

Used 2005 Toyota Matrix Specs & Features

Engine | |
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Cylinders | Inline 4 |

Horsepower | 130 hp @ 6,000 rpm |

Torque | 125 lb-ft @ 4,200 rpm |

Valve timing | Variable |

**Are Toyota Matrix reliable?**

The Toyota Matrix has gotten good reliability ratings. RepairPal has given the Matrix a solid 4.0 out of 5.0 rating. J.D. Power has also given the Matrix a similar score of 4 out of 5. The Matrix’s reliability could be attributed to the fact that it’s essentially a Toyota Corolla with a bigger trunk.

## Does a Toyota Matrix have a timing belt?

This engine uses a maintenance-free timing chain; there is no timing belt. The sporty Matrix XRS has a 180-hp 1.8L 2ZZ-GE motor borrowed from Toyota Celica mated to a six-speed manual transmission. Both engines are reliable and easy to maintain.

### Where is Toyota Matrix made?

Cambridge, Ontario

The Toyota Matrix, officially referred to as the Toyota Corolla Matrix, is a compact hatchback manufactured by Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada in Cambridge, Ontario and derived from the Corolla.

#### What engine is in the 2005 Toyota Matrix XR?

1.8 L 4-cylinder

2005 Toyota Matrix XR/Engine

**What are common problems with the Toyota Matrix?**

Common problems of Toyota Matrix. The following chart shows the 24 most common problems for Toyota Matrix cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle’s air bags (678 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle’s power train (190 problems).

**What is the gas mileage of a Toyota Matrix?**

The Toyota Matrix has a highway gas mileage ranging from 26 miles per gallon (6.5 liters per 100 km) to 36 miles per gallon (9.0 liters per 100 km) depending on the trim and model year. Scroll down for detailed information on your particular Toyota Matrix model year.

## How much is Toyota Matrix?

How much is the used Toyota Matrix? There are 50 used Toyota Matrix vehicles for sale near you, with an average cost of $9,453. Edmunds found one or more Great deals on a used Toyota Matrix near

### Is Toyota Matrix all wheel drive?

Upon its introduction, the 2003 Toyota Matrix was powered by a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine that’s paired with a five-speed manual or a four-speed automatic transmission. Base and XR models offered standard front-wheel drive and available all-wheel drive. All XRS editions offered a six-speed manual or a four-speed automatic transmission.