Close

1996 Geo Metro Problems

Find the most common issues based on 1996 Geo Metro owner complaints.
Tap theto learn more about the most common 1996 Geo Metro problems.

Most Common 1996 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 Geo Metro uses a 1.0L 3 cylinder engine that is very sensitive to faulty spark plugs, spark plug wires, distributor cap, and distributor rotor. When one of these ignition system components fail...
Our technicians tell us these vehicles are sensitive to fuel quality. Using fuel of marginal quality can result in illumination of the Check Engine Light with misfire or oxygen sensor fault codes...
Get a Repair Estimate
Guaranteed by certified locations nationwide. Learn more
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 1,700 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more

Common 1996 Geo Metro Repair Estimates

Looking for a particular 1996 Geo Metro problem?

2 Known 1996 Geo Metro Brakes 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 ...

0 Known 1996 Geo Metro Drive Train Problems

0 Known 1996 Geo Metro Electrical & Lights Problems

1 Known 1996 Geo Metro Engine Problem

The Geo Metro uses a 1.0L 3 cylinder engine that is very sensitive to faulty spark plugs, spark plug wires, distributor cap, and distributor rotor. When one of these ignition system components fail...

1 Known 1996 Geo Metro Exhaust & Emissions Problem

Our technicians tell us these vehicles are sensitive to fuel quality. Using fuel of marginal quality can result in illumination of the Check Engine Light with misfire or oxygen sensor fault codes...

0 Known 1996 Geo Metro Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1996 Geo Metro Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1996 Geo Metro Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1996 Geo Metro Suspension & Steering Problems

4
Known 1996 Geo Metro Problems & Complaints

The Geo Metro uses a 1.0L 3 cylinder engine that is very sensitive to faulty spark plugs, spark plug wires, distributor cap, and distributor rotor. When one of these ignition system components fail...
Our technicians tell us these vehicles are sensitive to fuel quality. Using fuel of marginal quality can result in illumination of the Check Engine Light with misfire or oxygen sensor fault codes...
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 ...
Get a Repair Estimate
Guaranteed by certified locations nationwide. Learn more
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 1,700 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more
Researching a 1996 Geo Metro?
Get maintenance costs, reviews, recalls and more.