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1991 Eagle Talon - Consumer Reviews

1991 Eagle Talon

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By Kirstie
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1991 Eagle Talon TSi Turbo 2dr Hatchback AWD


Review

it's a fantastic car
It's now 5 stars [non-permissible content removed]
Now add test driving and purchase date.
2/21/2016 - attempt to re-set clock on update email. Added Fuel Econ = great


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2.0L turbocharged, 5spd awd FUN!
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By Lor
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1991 Eagle Talon TSi Turbo 2dr Hatchback AWD


Review

Very nice vehicle. I've owned plenty of these in the pass and they've all been quite reliable. Of course that's if you can keep it in stock form. The mod bug can come in if you start.


Best Features

5spd manual AWD drivetrain. DOHC 2.0L turbocharged and intercooled. Very nice set up for some get up and go power without sacrificing driveability. AWD is great in the snow and rain. With snow tires, it's almost unstoppable.


Worst Features

Transmission. Better shifting transmission. Maybe they should've went with the Mitsubishi Evo tranmission or at least the internal parts. The cupholder should've been in a better place. Hate havin to have the arm rest up just to have your drinks stay in place.


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Now Very Rare for parts
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By Richard
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1991 Eagle Talon TSi Turbo 2dr Hatchback AWD


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As of 2009 replacement parts are becoming next to impossible, electronic part failure may mean weeks with out a running vehicle. I purchased mine new in 1991 and loved it. But like having an elderly dog it comes time to put it down. "was" a great car.... If your looking at picking one up cheap, there's a reason its a good deal, you will be forking over money to your mechanic hand over fist.


Best Features

Body Style.


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Great Talon
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By Fitz
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1991 Eagle Talon 2dr Hatchback


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Sporty, zippy car. It's been very reliable for me and still running strong at 184,000 mi. Standard timing belt issues -- I didn't change at 75k when my mechanic told me to change and spent $1800 for my stupidity. At this age, finding a good source of used parts is key, as you will need to replace them.


Best Features

Very sporty feel, nimble. Both of my teens love driving this car.


Worst Features

Interior designed for someone shorter. No cup holder. Some design issues weren't completely thought out (like emergency brake adjustment). No space to work in engine (belts are impossible to access).


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Great car!
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By ccut431
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1991 Eagle Talon 2dr Hatchback


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Overall this has been a great car!
While it's not loaded with power, it's
still fun to drive, handles very well.


Best Features

Corners well. Interior is very comfortable and it rides very comfortably for a sports car.


Worst Features

Talking to others with the same vehicle and through my experience, the timing belt seems to go out between 80-100K miles. If you replace it, be sure you also replace the tensioner or you'll have the same problem again.


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