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My car: Toyota Camry 1994 LE, 4 cyl, 4 door sedan. What is the type of the engine?

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How many cylinders does it have? The 5S-FE is a straight four cylinder engine. The 1MZ-FE is a V6 engine.

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Have you checked your VIN number? There's a good chance that the 5th character will answer your question: a G for a 5S-FE or an F for a 1MZ-FE.

Those codes are valid in the US after 1996. Your mileage may vary depending on your location and from where the car was originally sourced.

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Some Toyota model of that vintage have a data plate on the firewall inside the engine compartment (my 1987 Land Cruiser have one) which list model number, paint color, transmission and engine number.

EDIT: Here's the details and seems that prior 1989 models have the engine model on the data plate:

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