The 1997 Toyota Tercel is offered in the following submodels: Sedan, Coupe. Available styles include CE 4dr Sedan, Limited Edition 2dr Coupe, and CE 2dr Coupe. Tercel models are available with a 1.5 l-liter gas engine, with output up to 93 hp, depending on engine type. The 1997 Tercel comes with front wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 5-speed manual. The 1997 Tercel comes with a basic warranty, a roadside warranty, and a powertrain warranty.
What's a good price on a used 1997 Toyota Tercel?
Price comparisons for used 1997 Toyota Tercel trim styles:
The 1997 Toyota Tercel CE is priced around $2905 with average odometer reading of 118031 miles.
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Vehicle CE 4dr Sedan
Review I bought this car from my neighbor as my first car when I was 16 (3 years ago) for 1,200$. It had 179,000 miles on it or more when I bought it. It now has 210,000 miles on it. I would say I probably could have gotten more miles out of her, but she was my first car and I learned a lot of maintenance lessons with her (like always get your oil change and don't let you car run out of oil). I was rough on this poor thing and because I had to get a new car. However considering I put 30,000 miles on her and she lasted me as long as she did, I think this car is a great reliable car. I have never been stranded with her. Gas mileage was 34-38mpg until I drove her out of oil, the mpg just started dropping after that. Some of the stuff I had to have done on her: I had to replace the radiator (which is a common repair needed for this particular car), valve lifters and brakes, and I had to replace the idle air control valve. As long as you keep oil in her, she will be your best friend! UPDATE: She finally died on me as of this year with 211,000 on her odemeter. She probably could've of lasted a bit longer if I hadn't been so hard on her. Many lessons have been learned as a new car owner with this one.
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1997 toyota tercel CE 4dr Sedan, 5-speed manual, regular unleaded 31 combined MPG 28 city MPG/35 highway MPG
1997 toyota tercel Limited Edition 2dr Coupe, 5-speed manual, regular unleaded 31 combined MPG 28 city MPG/35 highway MPG
1997 toyota tercel CE 2dr Coupe, 5-speed manual, regular unleaded 31 combined MPG 28 city MPG/35 highway MPG
What options are available on the 1997 Toyota Tercel?
Available Toyota Tercel 1997 Submodel Types: Coupe