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Toyota Tacoma vs. Chevrolet Venture Reliability by Model Generation

Results are for year ending December 31, 2016. Only successfully completed repairs are currently included in the analysis. Routine maintenance, most wear items, recalls, and problems fixed with just a reflash or warning light reset are not included.
Year and Model Percent of Average  
2016 Toyota Tacoma
58.5714285714% Best 140% Worst
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2005 - 2015 Toyota Tacoma
10% Best 55% Worst
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2000 - 2004 Toyota Tacoma
0% Best 33% Worst
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Reliability And Durability of the Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma Reliability And Durability: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2011 4dr Crew Cab 6ft bed 236-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
Good reputation for reliability - most known issues are minor and the 2011 is far enough into the 2nd Gen to have most resolved. full 2011 Toyota Tacoma review
2008 4dr Extended Cab 6ft bed 236-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
Toyota has a great reputation for building quality vehicles with low repair rates. full 2008 Toyota Tacoma review
2007 4dr Extended Cab 6ft bed 159-horsepower 2.7L I4
5-speed manual RWD
They are top notch according to Consumer reports. I compared all trucks before buying, the Tacoma came in #1. full 2007 Toyota Tacoma review
2007 2dr Regular Cab 6ft bed 159-horsepower 2.7L I4
4-speed automatic RWD
Hopefully very few repairs over the next 200K miles vs. a ford ranger. full 2007 Toyota Tacoma review
2007 2dr Regular Cab 6ft bed 159-horsepower 2.7L I4
5-speed manual RWD
Takes a beating. Uses regular gas. Easy maintainance. 4cyl runs forever. full 2007 Toyota Tacoma review
2007 4dr Crew Cab 5ft bed 236-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic RWD
To date I have 31K miles on the taco with NO PROBLEMS! It gets excellent fuel economy for a 6,000lb pickup truck. full 2007 Toyota Tacoma review
2007 4dr Crew Cab 5ft bed 236-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic RWD
I have over 31K miles and never been into the dealership full 2007 Toyota Tacoma review
2007 4dr Crew Cab 5ft bed 236-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
After 10,000 miles, no problems to report so far. full 2007 Toyota Tacoma review
2007 2dr Regular Cab 6ft bed 159-horsepower 2.7L I4
5-speed manual RWD
Toyota makes some of the best I4 engines out there. I wanted an engine and drive train that would be trouble free for years. full 2007 Toyota Tacoma review
2007 4dr Crew Cab 5ft bed 236-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
It always started full 2007 Toyota Tacoma review
Toyota Tacoma Reliability And Durability: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2007 4dr Crew Cab 5ft bed 236-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
My Tacoma front axe had to be replaced at 15k. Rear differential started to go at 29k, and eventually went out at 34k. Rear leafspring snapped in half at 38k. Toyota told me to kick rocks. transmission actec funky when shifting. and more to the list. full 2007 Toyota Tacoma review
 

What Our Members Are Saying about the Reliability And Durability of the Chevrolet Venture

Chevrolet Venture Reliability And Durability: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2004 4dr Minivan, ext. 185-horsepower 3.4L V6
4-speed automatic FWD
It has now reached 275,000 klm with only 2 head gasket job .. full 2004 Chevrolet Venture review
Chevrolet Venture Reliability And Durability: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2004 4dr Minivan, ext. 185-horsepower 3.4L V6
4-speed automatic FWD
problematic brakes, bearings, head gasket full 2004 Chevrolet Venture review