- March 12: Massive Car Hacking Lawsuit Filed Against Ford, GM and Toyota
- March 11: Toyota Recalls Vehicles For Power Steering and 'Neutral' Problems
- March 8: Toyota Prius Gas Mileage Lawsuit Not Out of Gas
- March 5: Toyota Yaris Recalled in Puerto Rico to Fix Headliner Problems
- February 17: Toyota Recalls Tacoma and Yaris In Two Actions
2004 Toyota 4Runner
Problems & Complaints
CarComplaints.com Notes: Although it has a stellar record in terms of vehicle problems, the reason the 2002 - 2009 4Runner didn't receive our top "Seal of Awesome" rating is because it received poor crash test ratings for rear occupant protection.
Worst 2004 4Runner Problems by Category
Click on a category below for details. Help?
- interior accessories problems24NHTSA complaints: 1
- wheels / hubs problems5NHTSA complaints: 1
- brakes problems3NHTSA complaints: 5
- AC / heater problems2
- body / paint problems2NHTSA complaints: 1
- drivetrain problems1NHTSA complaints: 5
- exhaust system problems1NHTSA complaints: 4
- seat belts / air bags problems1NHTSA complaints: 7
- windows / windshield problemsNHTSA: 3
- engine problemsNHTSA: 3
- exterior accessories problemsNHTSA: 2
- electrical problemsNHTSA: 2
- suspension problemsNHTSA: 1
- steering problemsNHTSA: 1
- transmission problemsNHTSA: 1
A D V E R T I S E M E N T S
Stay Up to Date
Compare Toyota 4Runner Model Years
Curious how the 2004 4Runner compares to other years?
Check out our Toyota 4Runner overview to see the most problematic years, worst problems and most recently reported complaints with the 4Runner.