Toyota Yaris: First generation (XP10; 1998–2005)

First generation (XP10; 1998–2005)

First generation (XP10; 1998–2005)

The first generation XP10 series Toyota Yaris, designed by Sotiris Kovos at Toyota's ED2 studio in Europe. Production began in late 1998, with a Japanese on-sale date of January 1999; European sales commenced two months later as the "Toyota Yaris". When introduced to Australasia in October 1999, the "Toyota Echo" name was used, as was the case in Canada when released there in 2003. The "Echo" and "Yaris" names were also given to the export version of the related Japanese market Toyota Platz sedan.

    Second generation (XP90; 2005–2010)
    Toyota redesigned the Yaris in early 2005, going on sale in Japan that February. The Toyota Belta sedan, shares underpinnings with the Yaris. However, while the Vitz was designed at Toyota's European ...

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    Windshield wiper and washer
    The wiper operation is selected by moving the lever as follows: Type A Intermittent windshield wiper operation Low speed windshield wiper operation High speed windshield wiper operation ...

    Body panel sealing areas
    HINT: 1) Prior to applying body sealer, clean the area with a rag soaked in silicone remover. 2) If weld-through primer was used, first wipe off any excess and than coat with anti-corrosion prime ...

    Driving the vehicle
    The following procedures should be observed to ensure safe driving: ■ Starting the engine → P. 124 ■ Driving Vehicles with an automatic transmission With the brake pedal depre ...