by sailordave on Nov 10, 2007 Vehicle: 1994 Chevrolet Cavalier RS 4dr Sedan
Fit me like a glove the first day I bought it. Was impressed with the acceleration. Was getting near 100,000 miles when a truck ran a yield sign and hit me. Front truck tire was on my hood. Amazingly enough, the engine and transmission still worked. Too bad it was declared totalled. Was paid off for less than a year when it was totalled.
by sailordave on Jan 27, 2007 Vehicle: 1994 Chevrolet Cavalier RS 4dr Sedan
Had mine until a truck ran a yield sign and hit my driver's side front fender. Truck's tire stopped on the hood of the car. Engine and transmission still ran but was declared totalled. No major problems with the car. Loved that I could easily reach and change the fuel filter myself without jacks or lift. Solid little car. Sure miss it especially since it was paid off in full.
by Tim in SLC on Jun 27, 2006 Vehicle: 1994 Chevrolet Cavalier RS 4dr Sedan
I bought this car when it was one year old and had 10,000 miles on it. It now has 117,000 miles onit. It has been a real workhorse. I've been extremely pleased with its performance and reliability. I've had no major repairs -- only normal wear items like brakes, batteries, alternators and tires. I wish every car I bought was as dependable as this car has been. Unfortunately, the car was totaled yesterday when a pickup truck ran a red light and smashed the front end. I'm in mourning for my great little red Cavalier.
by weezmachine on Apr 11, 2005 Vehicle: 1994 Chevrolet Cavalier RS 4dr Sedan
I bought it used in 2001 with 100,000 miles on it, and it now has 155,000. I know the motor was rebuilt before I bought it. I've replaced the brake pads 3 or 4 times, new rotors, starter went out, new headgasket, window motors replaced twice, trunk leaks, door leaks, replaced the battery, speakers are shot...I could go on with the list repairs I've had done in 4 years. Not to mention it's rusting everywhere! What do you expect for an 11 year old Cavalier though? It's pretty reliable though and it was decent to me for 4 years but I'm sick of putting money into it that I could put into car payments for a newer car.
by cavhappy on Oct 12, 2003 Vehicle: 1994 Chevrolet Cavalier RS 4dr Sedan
This car has been very, very good to me.
I bought the car 3 years ago and have
only had to replace the tcc selanoid and
the alternator. The car now has 86,000
miles and runs great. If you want a car
that's reliable, gets good gas mileage
and is inexpensive; the Cavelier is not
a bad choice.
by Jonathan Wehr on Mar 9, 2003 Vehicle: 1994 Chevrolet Cavalier RS 4dr Sedan
This is not a bad car. I've had it for a
little over a year now and I've only had
1 major problem with it. If you have
an automatic transmission in this
car, make sure your TCC solenoid
works. If you slow down from
highway speeds and the car shutters
and cuts off then chances are, your
torque converter solenoid is
bad............get it fixed if you want good
Ok, I have owned 2 cavaliers in my time. I started with a 1992 cav with a 2.2L engine in 1994 with only 28,000 on it. Ran it till sept of 2000 when the head gasket finally gave up the ghost. Worst par...
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