by rockinboy on Jan 19, 2014 Vehicle: 1993 Toyota Corolla
I bought this car new in fall of 1993, the only thing
I have done other than oil changes, is new brakes at 185000km new struts at 280000
The car is like new as i dont drive in the winter anymore need 4x4 on my driveway.
O and i changed the thermostat years ago along with starter.
by imperial88 on Sep 6, 2012 Vehicle: 1993 Toyota Corolla
owned my corolla for five yrs. other than my own idiocies the car has never given me any problems. i've done 3 hour one way trips to and from i went every weekend for about a whole year mostly going over 80 ive gone over a 100 half way though the trips twice i love my car to death 317745 and going strong
by yotalover1 on Jun 4, 2012 Vehicle: 1993 Toyota Corolla
I bought my 93 Toyota Corolla for 500 bucks with 180,xxx miles on it. The exhaust manifold had a crack in it so it was pretty loud when it first started but after 10-15 minutes the manifold would heat up enough to close the crack. Once that was fixed this car never stopped. I have literally never had another problem with the car and it currently has 250,xxx miles on it!!!! turns out Ive paid around 0.0625 cents a mile to drive it (just dividing the original cost by the 80000 miles Ive drove so far). I tried for years to stick with American made cars but they just dont last. they have more power and might be more comfortable(in general) but none of that matters when your broke down. Lovetoys
by jjimbo on Jan 24, 2012 Vehicle: 1993 Toyota Corolla
I got mine with 185,000 miles on it. The car had no power, no A/C that couldn't get fixed, the body looked like it was designed to look like a 1980s washing machine, and the interior was way too small and had no place to hold anything. The electrical equipment kept failing and the Airbag decided to go off randomly.
by rajeshp on Apr 21, 2011 Vehicle: 1993 Toyota Corolla
This is a great car from Toyota. I am owning one since 2 years. When I bought it at 120k its AC compressor was not working. But it did not bother me much,
I am used to summer heat. I did not spent a dollar on it other than oil change every 3 months.
It had run total of 146k as of today. I am
feet tall and i still have lot of room at driver's seat. gives me 24 mpg in city and 28 on highway. Pickup is too good. Better than later Camrys. I have driven this 800 mile trip twice in consecutive week ends. upto 80 miles/hr the car runs good. I did not try beyond that.
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