Research 2001 Toyota Highlander specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

4dr 4-Cyl (Natl)


Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.4
Brake Type Pwr
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x 1.1

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 36.3
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 39.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 50.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 41.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 76.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 38.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 81.4

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.8


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100


SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 5600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 163 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.4L/146
Fuel System MPFI

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Front (in) 62.2
Height, Overall (in) 66.1
Height, Overall (in) 68.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.9
Length, Overall (in) 184.4
Wheelbase (in) 106.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.6
Liftover Height (in) 28.6
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 35.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 33.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.9

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.8

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 40.7
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 105.7
Second Hip Room (in) 54.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.0
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4
Second Head Room (in) 39.8
Second Head Room (in) 38.9
Front Hip Room (in) 55.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.9
Front Head Room (in) 40.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.6


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22


Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 40.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.98
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1


Vehicle Name Toyota Highlander
Body Style 4 Door


Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) MacPherson
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.63
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.91
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32


Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size P225/70R16
Rear Tire Size P225/70R16
Front Tire Size P225/70R16
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 300
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3000


Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.94
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.12
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.15


EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3485


Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5