2007 Toyota 4Runner Insurance Rates

Want better insurance rates for your Toyota 4Runner? Being forced to pay for overpriced insurance premiums can diminish your checking account and force you to cut corners elsewhere. Performing a rate comparison is a smart way to slash your bill and have more diposable income.

Because there are so many insurance companies to choose from, it can be hard to locate the most cost effective insurance company.

It is always a good idea to do rate comparisons at least once a year because rates go up and down regularly. Even if you got the best premium rates for 4Runner coverage at your last renewal other companies may now be cheaper. Ignore everything you know about insurance because you’re about to find out one of the quickest ways to find the best coverage while lowering your premiums.

Discounts can really help lower premiums

Buying insurance coverage is not cheap, but discounts can save money and there are some available that can dramatically reduce your bill. Most are applied at quote time, but lesser-known reductions have to be manually applied prior to receiving the credit.

  • Low Miles Discount – Driving fewer miles could qualify for discounted insurance coveragerates on garaged vehicles.
  • Discounts for Government Workers – Federal government employees could cut as much as 10% off for 4Runner coverage depending on your insurance coverage provider.
  • College Student Discount – College-age children who attend college more than 100 miles from home and don’t have a car could get you a discount.
  • Passive Restraints and Air Bags – Vehicles equipped with air bags and/or automatic seat belt systems can qualify for discounts of 20% or more.
  • Auto/Life Discount – Select insurance companies reward you with a discount if you purchase some life insurance too.
  • Discounts for New Vehicles – Insuring a new car is cheaper compared to insuring an older model.
  • No Accidents – Good drivers with no accidents pay less as compared to bad drivers.
  • Discount for Good Grades – This discount can be rewarded with saving of up to 25%. The discount lasts well after school through age 25.

It’s important to note that some of the credits will not apply to the entire policy premium. A few only apply to the price of certain insurance coverages like medical payments or collision. Even though it appears all those discounts means the company will pay you, insurance coverage companies aren’t that generous.

Large insurance coverage companies and some of the discounts can be read below.

  • Progressive offers discounts including online signing, multi-policy, good student, online quote discount, continuous coverage, and homeowner.
  • AAA has savings for AAA membership discount, anti-theft, pay-in-full, good driver, good student, and education and occupation.
  • Farmers Insurance may offer discounts for good student, alternative fuel, mature driver, bundle discounts, teen driver, early shopping, and distant student.
  • Geico policyholders can earn discounts including good student, military active duty, anti-theft, five-year accident-free, anti-lock brakes, and emergency military deployment.
  • Esurance includes discounts for online shopper, anti-theft, Switch & Save, anti-lock brakes, renters, Pac-12 alumni, and DriveSense.
  • SAFECO may have discounts that include safe driver, anti-theft, anti-lock brakes, homeowner, multi-car, drive less, and teen safety rewards.
  • State Farm offers discounts for anti-theft, passive restraint, safe vehicle, Drive Safe & Save, and multiple autos.

If you need lower rates, check with every prospective company how many discounts you can get. Savings may not apply to policies everywhere.

Will just any policy work for me?

When it comes to buying proper insurance coverage, there is no cookie cutter policy. Each situation is unique and a cookie cutter policy won’t apply. For instance, these questions may help you determine if your insurance needs would benefit from an agent’s advice.

  • Why am I required to get a high-risk car insurance policy?
  • When should I drop full coverage on my 2007 Toyota 4Runner?
  • Do I need an umbrella policy?
  • Am I covered when delivering products for my home-based business?
  • Which is better, split liability limits or combined limits?
  • Do I pay less for low miles?
  • I have good health insurance, so how much medical payments coverage do I need?
  • Do I have coverage for damage caused while driving under the influence?
  • Do I have coverage if my license is suspended?

If you can’t answer these questions but one or more may apply to you, then you may want to think about talking to an agent. To find an agent in your area, complete this form or click here for a list of insurance companies in your area.

Insurance policy specifics

Having a good grasp of your insurance policy can help you determine which coverages you need and proper limits and deductibles. Policy terminology can be impossible to understand and reading a policy is terribly boring. These are typical coverage types available from insurance companies.

Collision protection

This pays for damage to your 4Runner from colliding with an object or car. You first must pay a deductible then the remaining damage will be paid by your insurance company.

Collision insurance covers claims like scraping a guard rail, sideswiping another vehicle, colliding with another moving vehicle, damaging your car on a curb and crashing into a building. Paying for collision coverage can be pricey, so you might think about dropping it from lower value vehicles. It’s also possible to increase the deductible to save money on collision insurance.

Comprehensive coverages

This covers damage from a wide range of events other than collision. You first must pay your deductible and then insurance will cover the rest of the damage.

Comprehensive coverage pays for things such as hitting a bird, damage from flooding and theft. The maximum amount you’ll receive from a claim is the actual cash value, so if the vehicle’s value is low it’s not worth carrying full coverage.

Uninsured and underinsured coverage

Your UM/UIM coverage protects you and your vehicle’s occupants from other drivers when they either have no liability insurance or not enough. It can pay for injuries sustained by your vehicle’s occupants and damage to your Toyota 4Runner.

Since a lot of drivers only purchase the least amount of liability that is required, their liability coverage can quickly be exhausted. That’s why carrying high Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist coverage should not be overlooked.

Liability car insurance

Liability coverage will cover damages or injuries you inflict on other people or property by causing an accident. This insurance protects YOU against other people’s claims, and does not provide coverage for your injuries or vehicle damage.

It consists of three limits, bodily injury for each person injured, bodily injury for the entire accident and a property damage limit. As an example, you may have liability limits of 50/100/50 which means a $50,000 limit per person for injuries, a limit of $100,000 in injury protection per accident, and property damage coverage for $50,000.

Liability coverage pays for things such as loss of income, structural damage, legal defense fees and emergency aid. The amount of liability coverage you purchase is your choice, but consider buying as much as you can afford.

Coverage for medical payments

Med pay and PIP coverage provide coverage for bills for things like X-ray expenses, rehabilitation expenses, prosthetic devices, doctor visits and surgery. The coverages can be used in conjunction with a health insurance plan or if there is no health insurance coverage. Medical payments and PIP cover you and your occupants and will also cover if you are hit as a while walking down the street. Personal injury protection coverage is not an option in every state and gives slightly broader coverage than med pay

Smart shoppers get results

You just learned a lot of information how to reduce 2007 Toyota 4Runner insurance premium rates online. It’s most important to understand that the more rate quotes you have, the better likelihood of getting the cheapest insurance coverage. You may be surprised to find that the best premium rates are with the smaller companies. Smaller companies may only write in your state and offer lower prices as compared to the big name companies such as State Farm and Allstate.

More affordable car insurance can be found from both online companies as well as from insurance agents, and you need to price shop both so you have a total pricing picture. Some companies may not have internet price quotes and many times these small, regional companies sell through independent agents.

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Comments About 2007 Toyota 4Runner Insurance

  1. Theda Justice

    Will GEICO do a SR22 in Ohio?

  2. Angele Benson

    In Jersey City, NJ, AAA had the best rates for my 2007 Toyota 4Runner. Left The General to switch.

  3. Yvone Kane

    I live just outside San Diego, CA. Quoted quotes from AIG Insurance, Mercury, and Travelers for my 4Runner and I think I cut my rates about $70 each month. I have a teen driver too. Are quotes cheaper online?

  4. Tamela Koch

    Will GEICO rates go up if I file a claim?

  5. Lexie Willis

    I compared a lot of rate quotes for a 2007 Toyota 4Runner in Billings, MT. Ended up at darn near $150 every six months with Auto-Owners. I have a couple other vehicles on the policy.

  6. Corene Perkins

    In Albuquerque, NM, 21st Century auto insurance rates for my 2007 Toyota 4Runner were good. I’m a pretty good driver though.

  7. Asley Nguyen

    Here’s what I found out. Lifelong resident of Tulsa, OK. Got car insurance quotes with Auto-Owners, Sentry, and a few others for my Toyota and I’m now saving $64 a month. Was with Encompass. LOL

  8. Josue Dejesus

    From north side of Boston, Massachusetts. Got car insurance quotes with GEICO, Amica, Farmers, and GMAC for my Toyota and I think I cut my rates about $60 each month. Insured with Auto-Owners before.

  9. Takako Mills

    In Charlotte, North Carolina, Allstate auto insurance rates for my 2007 Toyota 4Runner were good. Thankfully I’m not a high risk driver. Might find lower rates online.

  10. Xiomara Frazier

    If you have a clean record and are close to Aurora, CO, check out State Farm. You might save some money. I got prices on the web.

  11. Ghislaine Rojas

    Anyone understand their policy?

  12. Branda Holcomb

    Not sure if this is cheap. From a town just southwest of Milwaukee, WI. Got car insurance prices from Amica, Safeco, and some smaller one I can’t remember the name of for my 2007 Toyota 4Runner and saved just over $260 a year. Was with Hanover. It was easy to get rates.

  13. Luigi Jones

    What is comprehensive coverage?

  14. Lyla Glass

    I’m from Knoxville, Tennessee. I got free prices from Progressive, AIG Insurance, and some I forget for my Toyota and I think I saved around $30 each month.

  15. Prince Coffey

    State Farm was cheapest for my 2007 Toyota 4Runner in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

  16. Carmen Camacho

    I live just outside Provo, UT. Got prices from The General, AAA, Mercury, and a couple others for my 4Runner and saved around $260 a year.

  17. Carmon Pittman

    Located in Las Vegas, NV. I quoted with Nationwide, Erie, State Farm, and AAA for my 2007 Toyota 4Runner and I’m now saving $30 a month. God forbid I actually have a claim.

  18. Malvina Simmons

    21st Century quoted the best rates in Oregon.