Hi Guys, I`m a newbie on here and thinking about trying out the Toyota marque with an early Avensis. What I`d like an opinion on, is the pros and cons of the later vvt engine as against the earlier 7AFE engine. I`ve read (on here) plenty of horror stories about excessive Oil consumption with the later engine, and there are plenty of the later cars for sale with knocking vvt engines, some with rattling timing chains, no doubt due to running out of Oil. I do know that the 7AFE used a cambelt, a