Depends on your tire size but assuming stock is 6′-7″ (it’s about 6 feet to the roof and the rack is about 7″ above the roof) .
2011 specs show the FJ is 6ft tall without the rack and 6ft 7in with the factory rack. While 6ft 7in is no problem getting in and out of my garage, there are some concerns on my underground garage at work, which has a listed maximum height of 6’6″.
Will your FJ Cruiser (with roof rack) fit in your garage? Yes, it fits.
Dimensions: 38″ (965.2 mm) front width , rear width 36″ (914.4 mm), length x 48″ (1219.2 mm), height 5.25″ (133.35 mm).
The 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser is available in a single trim level, with choice of rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive. Rear-wheel drive versions are only equipped with a 5-speed automatic transmission, while all-wheel drive versions can be equipped with this automatic transmission or a 6-speed manual transmission.
Toyota’s retro-style FJ Cruiser SUV revives some of the original 1958 FJ40 charm. With five seats, the FJ competes with off-road-oriented SUVs like the Nissan Xterra and Jeep Wrangler.
How did the FJ get its name? We get this question often! The “J” definitely stands for “Jeep” and the “F” indicates the engine type. This is why the early FJs were actually known as BJs – they had a Type B engine, not an F.
Registered. In fact, Toyota was one of the first to do their part to combat the threat of global warming way back in the 1940’s and the idea was reintroduced with the FJ Cruiser. This concept worked so well that in 2015 ALL Toyota products, including the Lexus brand, will have a white roof.
FJ Cruisers can mileage up to 250,000+ miles without experiencing mechanical failure, provided scheduled maintenance and service has been performed. Many owners have clocked in at over 300,000 miles with just regular maintenance and a few minor cosmetic issues.
While this Toyota is very reliable, there are a few things to consider when buying a used FJ Cruiser. The 2013 FJ Cruiser has the best resale value and many positive features.
The 2007 FJ Cruiser has reported many cases of engine shuddering. Drivers of the affected models have complained that the shudder would occur when driving below 20-40 mph. A rattle was also heard from under the vehicle.
While the Land Cruiser will exit the US market in 2022 and the FJ Cruiser has not been sold here since 2014, Toyota is striving to remain competitive in the off-road space as a market for EVs launch a robust compact electric SUV in the coming years.
The Toyota FJ Cruiser’s reliability rating is 3.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 12th out of 26 for midsize SUVs. The average annual repair cost is $506, which means the cost of ownership is less than the average cost of ownership. The frequency and severity of repairs are both fairly average compared to all other vehicles.