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Original MSRP: $27,325 - $34,665
MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
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2008 Toyota Avalon Recalls & Reliability


There have been no safety recalls issued from NHTSA.


Our reliability score is based on the J.D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) rating or, if unavailable, the J.D. Power Predicted Reliability rating.

Dependability Ratings1 2008
Overall Dependability
Powertrain Dependability
Feature & Accessory Dependability
Body & Interior Dependability

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Toyota offers warranty coverage on all of its cars, including a three-year/36,000-mile warranty.

The Toyota powertrain warranty covers 60 months/60,000 miles.

The 2007 Toyota Avalon proved to be exceptionally reliable, therefore instilling a sense of security in the 2008 model. Auto writers from Kelley Blue Book report that Toyota has "an impeccable history of excellent service, outstanding quality and best-in-class resale." The Chicago Tribune adds: "Toyota has created a new car and a new image. Folks buy Toyotas for reliable, dependable transportation. With Avalon, they can get spirit in the mix."

Warranty information last updated: 3/23/09

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