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1996 Eagle Talon - Consumer Reviews

1996 Eagle Talon

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1996 Talon TSi AWD
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By Talonted
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1996 Eagle Talon TSi Turbo 2dr Hatchback AWD


Review

I bought this car about 9 months ago and I have been very impressed with it. The car is turbo all wheel drive and drives like it's pretty new. I would say that getting a car like this with the miles i got (118,000) you're going to expect to put around $1000 dollars worth of maintenance and general repairs, which is not untypical for cars nowadays (120,000 mile timing belt, maybe clutch, etc.). However with that maintenance alone the car drives way better than my old 1996 Eclipse RS, and has less problems thus far. Don't expect much room in the back. This car is a great alternative to the Eclipse costing 1000s less than its counterpart; its a great performance vehicle!


Best Features

I'd say my 5 favorite features of this car are: 1. The turbocharged motor 2. All wheel drive 3. Folding rear seats 4. Sleek body design 5. Fully loaded interior.


Worst Features

If they brought this car back, I think they should get rid of the spoiler (I know I already did). Also, a larger turbo would be nice; the one that comes on it is the size of a hairdryer. Lastly I would seroiusly rethink that hump in the middle of the backseat and add beefier drivetrain components.


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TSI
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By Derrill
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1996 Eagle Talon TSi Turbo 2dr Hatchback AWD


Review

Awsome car, love driving it, preforms
excellent in turns or on the track.
Everyone complemets on car. Should
still make them.


Best Features

Turbo, awd, Design, handeling.


Worst Features

Rear seat room. Trunk space.


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Great If Maintained
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By knightey
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1996 Eagle Talon ESi 2dr Hatchback


Review

This is a great car if your into cars!
It is reliable and fun to drive...but
even better any performance improvments
are really felt...I would recomend this
car to anyone who is into the import
mania!!!!


Best Features

The exterior is very sleek and the car sounds incredible!!!


Worst Features

better automatic transmission


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'96 Eagle Talon ESi - Rad
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By FrickenA
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1996 Eagle Talon ESi 2dr Hatchback


Review

My experience with this vehicle is a
good one. Its sweet looking and the
chicks dig it. The 2 liter engine is
pretty much the only down fall,
although, I'm not into street racing so
I couldn't care less. Thanks for
reading this.


Best Features

My favorite feature is probably the exterior visual. Its Rad looking.


Worst Features

A suggested improvement would have to be that people can't really sit in the back seat cuz thier head will hit the roof, unless they are 5'4" tall


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4G63 people dont know what theyre missin
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
Performance
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By BuDDyLeE
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1996 Eagle Talon ESi 2dr Hatchback


Review

i bought this car after looking at many
an eclipse, and i couldnt be happier.
the car is absolutly solid & perfect.
the motor is imaculate the interior
still smells brand new, nothing is
faded or cracked. the build
quality, and overall fun factor
involved in driving a 2GNT is
overwhelming. these cars ride on
rails yet are smooth as silk. lighter
than the turbo with many aftermakret
kits for adding boost. a great car that
i would recommend to anyone, from
grandma to your younger brother or
sister whos learning how to drive.


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