Scion xA is a small subcompact car, which was manufactured from 2004 to 2006. This car is usual JDM Toyota Ist adapted for the US market.
During its production, xA held the lowest position among the Scion models, just below Scion xB.
The main competitors of xA: Chevrolet Aveo, Hyundai Accent, Kia Rio, Toyota Echo, and other similar size cars.
In 2006, it was replaced with Scion xD.
In contrast to JDM version, there is only one Scion xA engine – it’s Toyota 1NZ with 1.5L displacement. Toyota Ist used also 1.3L 2NZ, but for the US market, it was decided not to use such a small engine.
To learn more about this engine, you need to click on your Scion model. In the article, you will find the engine specs, its main problems (such as vibration, noise, etc.), and their fixes. We will tell you what the average 1NZ engine lifespan is, what oil should be used, its oil capacity, and permissible oil consumption. If you want to make your Scion xA really fast, you may be interested in 1NZ engine tuning. We have considered a number of ways to increase the power for a relatively reasonable price.
List of Scion xA models:
1 Generation (2004 – 2006):
Scion xA (108 HP) – 1.5 L