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1996 Chevrolet Camaro Coupe

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My Baby!!!
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By Hoffy1209
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Vehicle

1996 Chevrolet Camaro Coupe 2dr Coupe


Review

I bought her almost 5 years ago and she has been nothing but a blessing. I purchased my Camaro, after having a mechanic look at it, just to be sure, with 43,000 miles on the odometer. I changed the tires recently after my purchase, and bought a new battery. My Camaro is a Florida car so it had no rust underneath. My only major replacement on this car was a wheel sensor mod that went bad after 51,000 miles. I have no other problems to list, minor or major. I have really enjoyed my Camaro. It is by far one of the best cars ever built. It was genius that GM finally decided to put the 3.8 engines in the Camaro, which was in '96. The 3800 series engine is GM's best engine ever built.


Best Features

I love the overall appearance of the vehicle. It definitely gets attention, mostly wanted attention. I love the 3.8 engine, I love the Bose sound system. Does not need to be modded up, looks fine just as it is.


Worst Features

Dual exhausts on the V-6's, 17 rims, just minor silly things. Overall a wonderful vehicle. It broke my heart when I heard that they were going to stop making them. I am holding onto mine!


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1996 chevy camaro V6
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By bergman
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Vehicle

1996 Chevrolet Camaro Coupe 2dr Coupe


Review

Good overall car. I have owned it for
about 2 and 1/2 years, and only had one
major problem. The slave cylinder in
the transmission and clutch went out at
out 90,000 miles.


Best Features

Powerful V6. can get going


Worst Features

I and others have had a little problems with the transmission


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Camaro, Ya gotta get one
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By Z Camaro Man
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Vehicle

1996 Chevrolet Camaro Coupe 2dr Coupe


Review

This is the best car ive ever owned.
Everywhere i go i turn heads, and the
car is already 5 years old. the ttops
are awsome to take off in the summer,
and the car will get the ladies;)trust
me. By far the best car in the world
for the money


Best Features

THE POWER, awsome looks, and hella sweet interior


Worst Features

none, i love the car, its pretty much perfect


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Good with the bad
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By J,MD
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Vehicle

1996 Chevrolet Camaro Coupe 2dr Coupe


Review

Last year my wife and I found a used
1996 base model with a V-6. Often we
take it down to our parents home in
south Florida. In the past three months
repairs have started popping up like
crazy. Voltage regulator 350 Low beams
went out 60 Serpintine belt and the
waterpump quit 250 Two weeks ago the
fuelpump's check valve failed. The fuel
module which includes the pump, sending
unit, and check valve. Translated-Chevy
charges 406 for the part alone, and by
the way the new Camaro has the fuel
pump INSIDE the fuel tank. That was 4.9
hours in labor. 847 Done by Chevy with
a lifetime warranty.


Best Features

Excepuatly fast 3800 series II V-6, sleek body style, and an exillirating driving experience no matter if it is short distnace or long road trip


Worst Features

upgrade of known-to-wear parts. (i.e. Rear Main Seal- higher qualtiy seal or strengthen the design)If a car is infamous for wearing a part early than the part should be addressed on the engineer drawing board.


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V6 5spd
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By georgia boy
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Vehicle

1996 Chevrolet Camaro Coupe 2dr Coupe


Review

This is truly a great car. It's fun to
drive, looks great, gets great mileage,
and never breaks. My wife and I have
put 35k on it without ever having to
repair anything other than a pulley. We
need a four-door, and I hope whatever I
get is as reliable as this has been.


Best Features

Great preformance with good mileage (21+ around town) Easy to get into traffic.


Worst Features

Could be easier to see the road while driving.


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