1996 Chevrolet Corsica Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Chevrolet Corsica

1996 Chevrolet Corsica Problems

Stalling or Low Engine Idle Speed Due to Dirty Throttle Body

A dirty throttle body may cause a lower than normal engine idle resulting in a stalling condition. A stalling condition may also result if an idle learn procedure is not performed if the battery goes dead or is disconnected.

Car Won't Start Due to Ignition Coil/Crankshaft Position Sensor Failure

The ignition module or crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to die and not restart. Diagnoses will be necessary to determine if the module or crank sensor is causing the no start condition.

Contamination of extended life coolant
Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.

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1996 Chevrolet Corsica Questions

Why does my front end shake when I put on my breaks? (1 answer)

My brother-in-law I replace the front brakes about a year ago but it sits for a year and then I bought it

Why does my car run perfect for about 20 miles then I shut it off go into a store and when I start the car back up it starts acting like it floods itself out and will not start back unless it sets there an hour any suggestions (1 answer)

is it possiable to break a flywheel by crossing sparkplug wires? (1 answer)

i had my sensors replaced and the mechanic removed the sparkplug wires to remove and replace 4 sensors. after replacing them he replaced the wires to the sparkplugs and turned the key and this HORRIABLE sound like grinding metal. he said hold on, switched the wires and tried the key again, nothin...

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1996 Chevrolet Corsica Reviews

96 corsica Good strong running car i have seen and driven alot worse 2.2 4 cylinder version very reliable much more so than any import ive seen its weathered the elements snow included all its life still starts right up cant say the same for my brothers newer toyota lol my only problem is today it stalled on me goin 10 mph down a private road right after startup im thinking i should let her war...
Wonderful car! I bought it used and other than normal routine maint., I have had no major issues. 155K and still rolling strong!!

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