The was offered from 1976 to 1980 as a rebadged version of the Mitsubishi Lancer Celeste, not to be confused with the rebadged Mitsubishi truck sold as the Plymouth Arrow starting in 1979. They also featured a sporty appearance with uprated suspension, blacked out trim details, and a sizable front air dam. It came with the same 1. Model year 1992 Year of manufacture 1992 First year of ownership 2005 Most recent year of ownership 2006 Engine and transmission 1. Interiors are on the plasticky side, and some body panels have a tinny feel. Here you can find such useful information as the fuel capacity, weight, driven wheels, transmission type, and others data according to all known model trims. The Colt is a undervalued bargain for anyone looking for extremely, economical, reliable and fun transportation! I don't have power steering so it is very hard to turn.
A model powered by the 1. In fast corners, however, the tall height and narrow track result in plenty of body lean and tire squeal. In fact I am looking for a 1992 base model again, at the right price. Oil leaks may be common. I owned this car for 8 years and a silly woman pulled out in front of me on her cellular. Damaged automotive parts can either decrease the ride quality or impede the overall performance of your vehicle, causing either poor fuel mileage, poor performance, or higher exposure to abrupt automobile or component failure.
Subcompact but tall in profile, the Colt Vista seated five, with a sliding curb-side door and a one-piece liftgate. All gauges and controls are within sight and reach. General Comments: I am a university student, and this is my first car. If this is true, so feel free to contact us. Gates' collection of original equipment quality drive belts is especially constructed to deliver complete fit and function. We put a new radiator in her, and she's been running fine for nearly 8 months now - doesn't even burn a drop of oil. Any model might have either a 5-speed manual transmission or optional 4-speed automatic.
I might be able to keep driving it for another 70 to 100,000 kilometers 40- to 60,000 miles. A revised valve cover corrects the problem. If they are not serviceable, such as a pressed-in ball joint, they will be guaranteed. In late 1976, for the 1977 model year, the smaller A70-series became the Dodge Colt, with two-door coupe and four-door sedan bodies. Base-model Colt Vistas are not well-insulated against engine and wind noise. The engine was the familiar 4G32 iteration of Mitsubishi's , of 1597 cc and still with 83 hp at 5,500 rpm. Established in 1911, Gates is a leading automotive aftermarket manufacturer that specializes in belt drive, timing, fuel and cooling systems.
The sedan bodywork was available to American consumers as an , however. It typically takes us approximately 3-5 business days to process a credit back to your account and 2-3 business days for the credit to appear on your account. For 1978 a new, larger, Dodge Colt wagon also arrived, a rebadged. The more local you shop, the more you save off the shipping cost. The original auto part must be returned using the provided shipping label. From 1988 and lasting until 1991 , this car was also marketed as the Eagle Vista in Canada.
Compact size, great visibility, and fine low-speed maneuverability makes the Colt Vista an excellent urban vehicle. Diminished level of driving quality, poor performance, suboptimal gasoline or diesel mileage, or danger for unit breakdown are merely some down sides of traveling with a damaged part. Front shoulder belts are anchored to the doors, and are a hassle when getting in or out. It is relatively inexpensive and easy to maintain. We made great efforts to collect all of them, but its amount is so immense that we could easily miss something. No returns without prior authorization from the Supplier see Contact Us page.
We do not require a core charge or a return of the old part or engine. Gearbox went on two occasions. The two-door coupe bodystyle was unique to the North American market. Good acceleration, great mileage, easy to park. The shipping cost for both the original and the replacement auto part is a cost attributed to the shipper at hand.
. General Comments: It has been reliable and dependable. The purchased item may need to be repainted, refinished, or reupholstered for proper color match. But then again it's only got 43,000 miles on it, pretty good for a 92'. All but the base Colt might have an automatic transmission, either 3- or 4-speed, depending on engine.
Cargo space behind the back seat is tight, but the rear bench folds flat and can tumble forward to create a flat load floor from the tailgate forward. Colt Gts got a 113-horsepower, 1. This one develops 96 hp 72 kW at 5500 rpm. Dodge Colt Overview Manufacturer Also called Plymouth Champ Plymouth Colt Eagle Summit Plymouth Cricket 1971—1994 Assembly , , Body and chassis 1971—1979 1979—1994 Chronology Successor For sedan, U. Standard Catalog of Imported Cars 1946—2002. It has treated me great, and it is really cheap to run.