The 1997 Geo Prizm is offered in the following submodels: Sedan. Available styles include 4dr Sedan, and LSi 4dr Sedan. Prizm models are available with a 1.6 l-liter gas engine, with output up to 100 hp, depending on engine type. The 1997 Prizm comes with front wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 5-speed manual. The 1997 Prizm comes with a basic warranty, a roadside warranty, and a powertrain warranty.
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Review This is the best car I've ever owned by a long shot. It has almost 194,000 miles on it, and I bought it used in '98 with a little over 5,000. These are some hard earned NJ miles with generally bad road conditions and extremes in weather. I love its reliability! In fact I'm replacing the timing belt this week -- overdue, I know -- with intentions of taking it as far as I can. But a word of advice: if you have an automatic, get the differential oil checked as well as the transmission. I've learned very little about cars since I've had this Prizm, but that was one big expensive lesson.
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