Faults: Brakes, they need renewing at almost every service, maybe because it's an automatic with discs front and rear. My problem is the the body has out lived the engine. Fuses should always be the first thing you check if your Corolla is experiencing electrical difficulties because they are relatively easy and inexpensive to change yourself. After a compression test of 120psi cap when normal is 190ish and the min is 142psi i think, plus running lean and blown cat fml. This restricts oil flow, reducing lubrication and cooling to that high temperature area, which causes the temperatures to increase even more, exacerbating the problem even more. I bought this car because of it's reliability, and so far so good.
Great build quality, no rattles, well finished. Model year 2003 Year of manufacture 2002 First year of ownership 2002 Most recent year of ownership 2005 Engine and transmission 1. Purchase used 2002 Toyota Corolla engines from dependable salvage yards network that offers up to 3-year warranty and free freight! How many miles are on the engine? More than half of our revenue comes from Re-manufactured Toyota engines so we decided to dedicate a site for Toyota owners to showcase our engines. It's 150 a year Seemed like government math going on there! Dont want to get another 98-02 motor that may have this same issue. . I just want to know do 03 and up motor fit and are they the same? A friend persuaded me to purchase the Toyota Corolla Gli saloon he was on his third. Grab the plastic bar between the heating vents and the stereo.
I don't just get cars fixed. Driving Impressions Despite conservative styling and prices that are higher than those of many competitors, the Corolla is one of the best subcompacts on the market. Some Toyotas have multiple fuse boxes in the engine bay, so be sure to find the fuse s in question. We strongly believe that sales are an engine that drives our business and customer satisfaction is the fuel that keeps it running. I once had an older lady tell me exactly this about her car, that it was her husbands car, he had passed away and she wanted to keep the car.
The Corolla rides a 97-inch wheelbase and measures 174 inches long just slightly shorter than the Ford Focus and Honda Civic. Under the Hood A 1. I reassured her I would get that car repaired for her and it wouldn't cost a fortune. Is there another engine that would fit the car that is not toyota? If checking and replacing the fuse for the component in question doesn't work, we recommend seeking assistance from a trusted professional mechanic. I bought the car not knowing this issue.
I've checked and they were quite worn. To pull the plastic baffle off the dashboard: Adjust the heating vents so they point downwards. According to Toyota they need replacement after 100. Compared to some rivals, the Corollas standard-equipment list is on the meager side. She was a lovely lady. Ops my bad, added wrong.
You will see a plastic distributor box. The Thermostat is just inside this piece. Unlike my previous Renault Megane, the engine is very quiet. So the petroleum oil inside the engine is being subjected to very high temperatures, causing it to not perform it's intended job. With tears in her eyes she said she didn't know a lot about cars and didn't know if she could afford to fix the car. There is also a rubber O ring around the outside of the Thermostat that will need to be replaced as well.
If the engine in your Toyota fails, it doesn't mean that you have to replace your vehicle as it costs more to replace the entire vehicle. I help people and that to me is what life is all about. The car has 146k right now. Buying a used motor is cheaper. Well on the dipstick anyway. Plenty of comfort for long distances and very good side support. Acceleration is very good for this price.
Interior The Corolla seats five occupants on cloth-upholstered seats. Remove the screws from the front of the mounting brackets. Toyota says the Corollas bumpers can withstand a 5-mph collision without damage, a claim that some larger cars cannot match. Our Re-manufactured Toyota engines with all new internal components are very affordable as they cost close to the price of a used engine. Then - the thermostatica is just donw a bit … on the right-hand side of the engine.
Our engines are built with precision at state-of-the-art machine shop by certified technicians with years or experience under their belt. Model year 2003 Year of manufacture 2002 First year of ownership 2002 Most recent year of ownership 2005 Engine and transmission 1. According to Automotive News, Toyota dealers sold 230,156 Corollas during 2000. Lowering the springs and installing a stiff bar will improve that a lot. A near-twin of the Chevrolet Prizm, which will be dropped after the 2002 model year, the Corolla has been Toyotas second-best seller behind the midsize Camry. The road-holding is excellent, and the performance is quite reasonable for a 1600 saloon, but it could do with a bit more punch when overtaking.