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1997 Toyota Corolla Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Toyota Corolla

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The annual maintenance cost of a 1997 Toyota Corolla is $359. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1997 Toyota Corolla Problems

1997 Toyota Corolla vehicles have 24 reported problems. The most commonly reported 1997 Toyota Corolla problem is: Automatic Transmission May Not Shift Correctly at High Mileages.

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1997 Toyota Corolla Reviews

1997 Toyota Corolla vehicles rate highest in Engine and needs improvement in Electrical
Overall (3 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
1997 Toyota Corolla Reliability Rating
Average

The Toyota Corolla Reliability Rating is 4.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 3rd out of 36 for compact cars. The average annual repair cost is $359 which means it has poor ownership costs. The severity and frequency of repairs are both much lower than other vehicles, so the Corolla is one of the more reliable vehicles on the road.

Most Common 1997 Toyota Corolla Questions

There are 24 related questions for 1997 Toyota Corolla vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked 1997 Toyota Corolla questions.
There's 200,000 miles on car, and I've fixed everything I can think of, but the check engine light will not go out. H...
Can not get car out of park. Brake lights work. Can only shift out of park with the manual release.

1997 Toyota Corolla Recalls

1997 Toyota Corolla vehicles have 2 known recalls. The most common recall is: Toyota Recalls 1997 Corollas Due to Air Bag Problem.