1991 Geo Prizm Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1991 Geo Prizm
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1991 Geo Prizm ProblemsVehicle Won't Crank Due To Starter
If the engine will not crank over, the most common problem is the starter. These will tend to go out at about 100,00-125,000 miles. Sometimes it is only the starter solenoid, but often the complete starter (including solenoid) needs to be replaced.
The ignition coil inside the distributor may fail. Our technicians tell us this may result in a hesitation on acceleration, especially when the vehicle is warming up on cold, rainy days. The pickup coils inside the distributor can also fail and cause a no-start condition. There have also been some failures of the radio noise suppressors inside the distributors, which can short out. Our technicians recommend replacing the whole distributor with a complete, genuine Toyota distributor if any of its components fail.
1991 Geo Prizm QuestionsA/C quits working and won't shift out of park - fuse keeps blowing? (1 answer)
Uped to 30 amp fuse works a while then blows. Same problem again. Mechanic thinks might be in the compressor. Do I need to replace it?
Im unable to figure out what wires are what and go where on the new stereo there is no wiring harness and im unable to figure the wires out
car only has 50000 miles, good condition