The 2008 Toyota 4Runner SR5 is a relatively easy vehicle to maintain, and a good choice for the average car owner. Changing the headlight with reliability is no problem, as you only have to reach behind the housing for access to the bulb. The engine air filter is easy to replace, as you only have to disengage a few fasteners for access to the filter. These fasteners are easy to disengage. Checking the oil level is easy to do, as the oil dipstick is easily accessible in the engine bay.
Some things are more problematic on the 2008 Toyota 4Runner SR5. You will have to lower the tire from under the vehicle for access to it. The lowering mechanism can grow rusted to the vehicle and be difficult to turn. Changing the cabin air filter can be difficult, as you will have to lower the glove box first. This will require a few tools to complete. You will have to pry back the housing for access to the center brake light. Other models make this access easier.
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