2004 toyota Tundra Double Cab

2004 Toyota Tundra Double Cab: When it arised for the 2000 model year, Toyota's Tundra was the initial full-size Japanese-brand pickup. It was likewise the initial pickup from a Japanese car manufacturer with a V-8 engine option. A new V-8 StepSide Accessibility Cab model signed up with the schedule for 2003; it is used in either SR5 or Minimal trim.
Toyota has actually made a major addition to the Tundra schedule for 2004. A bigger Dual Taxicab design with a freight bed as long as the one in the Gain access to Taxicab is now used. Available in SR5 or Restricted trim, the new vehicle extends 13 inches much longer on the whole than various other Tundras. According to Don Esmond, Toyota Division elderly vice president and basic manager, it's "the lengthiest, largest, inmost and also roomiest Tundra we have actually ever developed."

2004 Toyota Tundra Double Cab

Tundras can be found in three trim degrees: base, SR5 and also Restricted. Regular-cab models have a 98.2-inch freight bed, while the brand-new Double Taxicab and also extended-cab trucks with rear-hinged back entrances (called Gain access to Taxis) bring a 76.5-inch bed. Both a V-6 and V-8 engine are available. Tundra pickups function as the basis for the firm's Sequoia sport utility vehicle and are built at the very same plant in Indiana.


Toyota's brand-new Dual Taxicab vehicle has four, conventional, front-hinged doors. The Accessibility Cab has 2 rear-hinged back doors that can't be opened up until the front doors are open. Unlike some extended-cab designs, the slim rear doors have outside deals with.
Regular-cab as well as Accessibility Taxi body styles ride a 128.3-inch wheelbase and stretch to 217.5 inches long generally. A regular-cab Ford F-150 with an 8-foot freight bed is practically 13 inches much longer. The Tundra's maximum haul is 1,800 extra pounds, while the F-150 has a 3,000-pound maximum. Double Taxicab models ride a 140.5-inch wheelbase and measure 230.1 inches long generally.

An optional TRD (Toyota Competing Growth) Off-Road Bundle features progressive-rate springs, Bilstein gas shocks, all-terrain tires on 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, fender flares, fog lamps and mudguards. The TRD Sport Plan consists of Tokico shocks, tuned springs, a rear stabilizer bar, a limited-slip differential and also graphite-toned 17-inch wheels.


Regular-cab and also Accessibility Cab Tundras may be equipped with either a set of captain's chairs or a 60/40-split front bench seat that holds up to three owners. Accessibility Taxicabs include a three-place 60/40-split backseat with a fold-down center armrest. Dual Cab trucks have captain's chairs and a split, folding rear bench. The sunlight visors have pullout expansions.

Under the Hood

A conventional 190-horsepower, 3.4-liter V-6 engine companions with either a four-speed-automatic or five-speed-manual transmission. The optional 240-hp, 4.7-liter i-Force V-8 groups just with the automatic; this nuclear power plant is basic in Double Taxi versions. The V-8 Tundra's Touch Select four-wheel-drive system can be shifted into or out of 4WD-High on the move making use of control panel switches. Towing ability is as high as 7,200 extra pounds.


Four-wheel antilock brakes are standard. Dual front airbags include a passenger-side cutoff button.

Driving Impressions

The Tundra is more polished than common residential pick-ups, as well as it produces an enjoyable ride without much excess jumping or cruelty. Except for a little engine drone, it's likewise peaceful for a pick-up. The seats are comfortable in the spacious cab, and the StepSide freight box adds additional style.