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1997 Ford Mustang Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Ford Mustang

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$745
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 1997 Ford Mustang is $745. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1997 Ford Mustang Problems

1997 Ford Mustang vehicles have 3 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1997 Ford Mustang problem is: Squeaking noise while turning due to worn outer tie rod ends
If a squeaking noise is heard while turning the steering wheel, the outer tie rod ends may be worn and should be repl...
It is not uncommon for the intake manifold and/or valve cover gaskets to develop a coolant or oil leak. leakage from ...

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The Ford Mustang Reliability Rating is 3.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 22nd out of 24 for midsize cars. The average annual repair cost is $745 which means it has poor ownership costs. While repairs tend to be more severe than average, these issues occur less often, so major repairs are infrequent for the Mustang.

1997 Ford Mustang Reviews

1997 Ford Mustang vehicles rate highest in Engine and needs improvement in Heating
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Exhaust
Heating
Suspension

Most Common 1997 Ford Mustang Questions

There are 39 related questions for 1997 Ford Mustang vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
Ive had the new battery and alt checked they both check out good but gauge inside still reads almost no power. what c...
The engine revs up like it wants to take off, i have to almost press the brakes all the way down just to keep the car...

1997 Ford Mustang Recalls

1997 Ford Mustang vehicles have 2 known recalls. The most common recall is: Recall 00V349000.
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