1997 Geo Metro Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Geo Metro
- my car starts, runs for a little while, dies then wont start again.now what?
- dropped gas tank, changed fuel lines, now it wont start? any suggestions
- dashboard lights don't work,what needs to be done to replace bulb ?
- How much for a clutch part only for my Geo Metra?
- where is the voltage regulator located
1997 Geo Metro Problems
The brake pedal may pulsate on apply due to warped brake rotors. This condition is commonly caused by uneven lug nut torque. Proper lug nut torque is recommended to try and avoid this concern.
The anti-lock brake system (ABS) light may illuminate, especially in hot or humid weather, due to binding in the ABS motor pack. Our technicians tell us that replacement of the motor pack will be necessary to correct this concern.
1997 Geo Metro Questions
we have changed the fuel pump,coil,all the sensors and timing belt has been changed. we are still sitting with a dead car?
It turned over once for a few seconds, but now wont start.
what needs to be done to replace or fix dashboard lights not working ?
1997 Geo Metro Reviews
I bought my 4 cylinder Metro used (I'm the third owner) with 145K for $400. It was poorly cared for by the previous owner and should have been junked. Anyway, I call the Metro a poor man's Prius. It's up to 183K now and has been a mixed blessing. It gets good gas mileage (40 mpg)on my 110 mile commute per day, but goes through a period during the year when it won't start up in the morning u...
tired of getting raped at gas pump so a relative had a 97 geo metro 3cyl 5spd hatchback for $400 62k overall in very good shape. flew from pa to fl to drive home. in feb 2011 from tampa to philly about $100 in gas but blew a hole in the exhaust. Within these first six months ive had to replace brakes, both headlights, radio, distrib and cpu thank god parts are so cheap for this car. so ive got ...
I bought a 97 geo metro hatchback in 02 at 36,000 miles it now has 205,000 and still running strong, it needs alot of work basic wear and tear work like brakes, exhaust, it needs a catalic converter for emmisions but im going to pay it and put the car in semi-retirement, just use it for around town errands