2002 toyota Tundra

2002 Toyota Tundra: Introduced for 2000, the Tundra was the initial full-size Japanese-brand pick-up and also the initial with a V-8 engine choice. A limited-slip differential is recently offered for V-8 versions, and also the SR5 could have new optional chrome-style wheels. Minimal versions now feature several brand-new typical attributes, which include a premium cassette/in-dash CD changer stereo, anti-skid brakes, daytime running lights, keyless access as well as an anti-theft system.

The Tundra comes as a regular-cab version with an 8-foot cargo bed or as a Gain access to Taxicab (extended-cab) with rear-hinged back doors and also a 6.5-foot bed. A 3.4-liter V-6 engine mates with either a guidebook or automatic transmission, while the 4.7-liter V-8 has the automated gearbox only. The Tundra acts as the basis for the Sequoia sport utility vehicle as well as is built at the very same Indiana plant. Opponents include the complete crop of residential full-size pick-ups: Chevrolet Silverado, Dodge Ram, Ford F-150 and also GMC Sierra.

2002 Toyota Tundra


Regular-cab Tundras have an 8-foot cargo bed, while the four-door prolonged Accessibility Cab variation obtains a 6.25-foot bed. The Accessibility Taxicab has two rear-hinged back entrances that cannot be opened till the front doors are open. Unlike some instances of the extended-cab design, the slim back doors have outside manages. Three trim degrees are readily available: base, SR5 as well as Minimal V8.

Both body styles ride a 128.3-inch wheelbase as well as stretch to 217.5 inches long overall. Comparative, a regular-cab Ford F-150 with an 8-foot freight bed and also an F-150 SuperCab with a 6.5-foot bed are both 225.5 inches long. The Tundra's optimum payload is an also 2,000 pounds, while the F-150 has an optimum payload of 3,150 extra pounds. A TRD (Toyota Racing Growth) Off-Road Bundle is offered, which comes with dynamic price springs, Bilstein gas shocks, all-terrain tires, aluminum-alloy wheels, overfenders, fog lamps as well as contoured mudguards.


Regular cabs and Gain access to Taxis could have either a pair of contoured captain's chairs or a 60/40-split front bench that holds 3 owners. A power motorist's seat as well as two-level console is included with the captain's chairs. Access Taxicabs include a three-place, 60/40-split rear seat with a fold-down center armrest. Both halves of the back cushion fold easily to create added storage area, or valuables can be concealed in a storage area under the cushion. Natural leather furniture is optional on the top-of-the-line Limited version. Sun visors have pullout expansions.

Under the Hood

A conventional, 190-horsepower, 3.4-liter V-6 engine friends with either a five-speed guidebook or a four-speed-automatic transmission. The optional 245-hp, 4.7-liter, "i-Force" V-8 teams with the automatic device only.

The Tundra's Touch-Select four-wheel-drive system can be relocated or from 4WD High on the step using dashboard controls. Towing capability is as high as 7,200 pounds with the V-8 engine.

Safety and security

Four-wheel antilock brakes are typical on the Tundra Limited and optional on various other versions. Double front air bags include a passenger-side cutoff switch.