For starters, the brand-new Sienna is big as well as roomy. It's considerably larger than last year's version, as well as about $1,000 less costly. It offers extra cargo area compared to the full-size Sequoia sport-utility yet retails for $10,000 much less.
Sienna's inside is comfortable as well as comes loaded with features that make life much easier and also easier. On the road, it provides a smooth ride, receptive handling, and also vigorous acceleration performance. Its V6 engine has actually been tired out for even more power as well as now creates 230 horse power, while a brand-new five-speed automatic boosts action as well as fuel economic climate. All this amounts to a compelling .
2004 Toyota Sienna
Toyota Sienna can be found in four trim levels: CE, LE, XLE, and XLE Limited. All come with the new V6 engine and also the brand-new five-speed transmission. All are furnished with anti-lock brakes (ABS) with digital brake distribution and also brake help, which aid the vehicle driver stop swiftly and preserve control. 7- and also eight-passenger arrangements are offered and there's a choice of front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive.
All models, beginning with the base CE ($ 22,955), come standard with a 60/40 Split & Stow third-row bench seat, power windows, door locks and also mirrors, gliding doors on both sides with power windows, keyless access, AM/FM/cassette/ CD with 6 speakers, dual (front and rear) cooling with rotating dial controls, 16-inch steel wheels with 215/65R16 all-season tires, twin front captains chairs, folding tray table in between the pole positions, tilt/telescopic guiding column, black lacquered interior trim, tire pressure alerting system, variable periodic front as well as back windshield wipers, 10 cup owners as well as four bottle owners, three 12V power electrical outlets and a durable back home window defogger with timer.
One of the most preferred model is the Sienna LE ($ 24,260), which features better cloth material, updated trim and a host of comfort features: engine immobilizer, heated power mirrors, a roofing rack, personal privacy glass, guiding wheel-mounted audio controls, cruise ship control, motorist's side power window with auto up/down and pinch security, vehicle driver's seat manual-adjustable lumbar assistance, brightened vanity mirrors, color-keyed certificate plate garnish, and a fold-flat front traveler seat. Additionally readily available is an eight-passenger LE ($ 24,410) as well as an all-wheel-drive LE ($ 27,875).
Sienna XLE ($ 28,260) is a lot more glamorous, with upgraded fabric, power twin gliding doors and a power open/close back entrance, tri-zone (driver, front traveler and rear) COOLING AND HEATING with air filter, 16-inch alloy wheels with 215/65R16 tires, eight-way power flexible vehicle driver's seat, rear seat sound manages with cordless earphone capacity, JBL Synthesis 360 watt AM/FM/cassette/ CD with 10 audio speakers, above console with trip computer system, outside temperature display, HomeLink universal transceiver garage door opener, leather-wrapped wheel with audio controls, wood-grain trim, chrome door manages, color-keyed warmed power mirrors, auto on/off fronts lights, fog lamps, an anti-theft alarm system, and a detachable facility console. XLE is additionally offered with four-wheel drive ($ 31,465).
The top-of-the-line XLE Limited ($ 34,480) includes leather-trimmed seats, chauffeur as well as front guest side airbags, drape air bags for all 3 rows, 17-inch alloy wheels with 225/60R17 all-season tires, VSC with TRAC and also brake aid, rear disc brakes, front and also back auto parking finder, wood grain/leather guiding wheel with audio controls, JBL Synthesis AM/FM/cassette/ CD changer with 10 audio speakers, dynamic Laser Cruise ship Control, high intensity discharge (HID) headlamps, vehicle driver and front traveler warmed seats (adjustable temperature level), chrome accents on bodyside molding, grille and also rear certificate plate garnish, daytime running lights, windshield wiper de-icer grid as well as an auto-dimming electrochromic driver's side mirror as well as inside back sight mirror, second- and also third- row sunshades. The all-wheel-drive XLE has a base MSRP of $36,930.
Countless choice plans are available for all qualities.
Safety and security features: A new LATCH system (Reduced Support with Tether for Kid) is made use of in all second-row seating settings to accommodate new-design child seats. Front side as well as side drape SRS air bags covering all 3 seat rows are typical on the XLE Limited, optional on all other grades. Extra conventional security functions include: three-point seatbelts in all seats; vehicle driver as well as front traveler frontal air bags; adjustable seatbelt supports for front- and second-row seats; vehicle driver and front guest pretensioners, pressure limiters, as well as ELR with elevation adjustable supports; ALR/ELR on all 2nd- and also third-row seats, heigh.
The brand-new Toyota Sienna was styled in The golden state, designed in Michigan, and also built in Indiana. Before making the new Sienna, chief engineer Yuji Yokoya drove the previous Sienna all over North America, with Mexico, Canada, as well as the United States, through every state, every province, some 53,000 miles. A short, slight Japanese male, Yokoya-san was frequently accompanied by program supervisor John Jula, a tall, big American. An odd couple, they could not have actually been more different in stature, look, as well as character. Yet they shared a severity of objective, a devotion to developing the very best minivan ever before created, and a solid funny bone. Working with designers as well as designers from all over the world, they every weak point as well as drawback of the old (1998-2003) Sienna and addressed it with this new Sienna.
The greatest shortcoming of the old Sienna was its absence of indoor roominess. Yokoya saw households buried under baggage. He likewise identified it needed to be quieter so family members might much more quickly talk on lengthy drives. He wanted much better seats. And he wished to improve security at high speeds, particularly in cross winds and also on crowned roads.
The brand new 2004 Toyota Sienna is considerably bigger, wider, taller than the previous-generation model. Its wheelbase is 5 inches longer and also the track is 4 inches wider compared to in 2014's design. Extending 200 inches over a 119-inch wheelbase, the new Sienna is the same dimension as the most significant minivans on the market: the Honda Odyssey, Dodge Grand Campers, Chrysler Community & Country, Ford Windstar, as well as the long-wheelbase versions of the Chevrolet Endeavor and also Pontiac Montana.
Everything on the Sienna huges and bold: Large headlamps as well as huge taillamps brighten the night as well as provide the Sienna presence in the dark. Black columns, rather than body-colored pillars, make the new Sienna look also larger than its considerable measurements. A large windshield, big wipers, and also wiper-mounted washing machine nozzles made for snow belt improve motorist visibility.
The Sienna offers a sleek appearance by minivan requirements, enhanced by its outstanding raked windscreen as well as the black columns. The port for the moving doors is skillfully hidden, supplying a cleaner look. Though you should not expect eying at the automobile clean, the new Sienna is an eye-catching lorry.
The big dimensions of the Sienna make for a roomy inside. There's great deals of space for passengers as well as freight. Fold the 2nd- as well as third-row seats level as well as the Sienna can bring 4x8 sheets of plywood.
Getting in as well as out of the Sienna is easy. Its step-in height has to do with 6 inches less than that of the Sequoia SUV, a benefit when spruced up or dealing with toddlers or practically every single time you get in or out. The power sliding doors are smooth as well as silent and also move more quickly compared to in the past, valuable for quick-tempered guests. Hand-operated sliding doors and also manual rear hatch on the LE and also CE designs have a top quality feel too.
The back side home windows lower partly, though not below the center of mass of a kid, and attribute anti-pinch protection developed to minimize opportunity of injuries to little hands and also fingers. A nice function is the schedule of sunshades for the second- as well as third-row seats, which filterings system solid sunshine much better compared to privacy glass.
In advance the vehicle driver sits before a smooth, organic dashboard. Toyota claims it splurged on the seats, which are made to provide comfort for a variety of physique over long periods of time. The guiding wheel turns and also telescopes. Large mirrors and also lots of glass provide the chauffeur a good sight.
Cut products boost as you rise the line, but are of high quality even on the base CE model. The CE comes with a nice cloth inside, though the door inserts appear. LE features better cloth, nicer door inserts, as well as other trim. XLE offers also far better towel, while the Limited design comes with leather.
There are lots of cubbies for storage. Two handwear cover boxes are supplied and also a large facility console holds 12 CDs. Armrest areas could each hold 6 CDs and there's a spot for a small cell phone just to the right of the shifter. The dry cleaning hooks look big enough to accomodate a load of completely dry cleaning. In back are hooks for holding grocery bags. A basic 115-volt electrical outlet like the kind in your house is given, allowing you to power computers or whatever else you wish to run from your auto.
The 2nd row of seats is roomy. There's comparably good legroom as well as it really feels spacious and ventilated with excellent area beside the traveler's head. That's impressive considered that the Sienna is fitted with side-curtain kind air bags; they do not horn in rear clearance as long as various other styles. When not needed, the second-row seats topple ahead, presenting a friendly seat bottom to cargo or animals. The second-row seats are very easy to eliminate as well as reinstall, though the captain's chairs consider 49 pounds each.
7- and also eight-passenger models vary in the configuation of the second row. Seven-passenger models include second-row captains chairs. The right-hand seat can be rearranged laterally (side to side), using either a small bench seat or a set of pail seats. The seat needs to be gotten rid of as well as reinstalled in a couple of locations, nevertheless, it does not glide on course like the seats in the Mazda MPV, which is a much more expensive design. Toyota claims it located that people normally don't relocate the second-row seats once they have actually put them in the favored placement. Moving them close together makes entering into the back row a little easier. Relocating them apart makes them extra comforable for grownups. A neat attribute: the facility console can be removed from in between the front seats as well as relocated in between the second-row seats. (Removing it leaves room for a bag in between the pole positions. Owners that want a facility console in both places could order a 2nd facility console.).
Eight-passenger designs use a bench seat for the 2nd row that can seat 3 little passengers. It's a three-way split/folding bench with a little center seat that can be relocated almost 13 inches more detailed to the front, putting babies as well as toddlers in child seats within arm's reach. When not being utilized, the center seat exchanges a big armrest.
Third-row seats provide rake modification, which boosts their comfort. The third row is split 60/40 for included flexibility whe.