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null 1996 Geo Metro
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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1996 Geo Metro specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1996 Geo Metro warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

1996 Geo Metro Base 2dr Hatchback1996 Geo Metro LSi 2dr Hatchback1996 Geo Metro Base 4dr Sedan
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$8,380$8,780$9,330
    Invoice *$7,893$8,182$8,695
    Engine1.0L I-3 55 HP1.0L I-3 55 HP1.3L I-4 70 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Fuel Economy City44.0 mpg44.0 mpg39.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy49.0 mpg49.0 mpg43.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine1.0L I-3 55 HP1.0L I-3 55 HP1.3L I-4 70 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Alternator55 amp55 amp55 amp
    Battery390 amp390 amp390 amp
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank10.6 gal.10.6 gal.10.6 gal.
    Drive Typefront-wheelfront-wheelfront-wheel
  • Steering and Suspension
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Rear Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Brakesfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drum
    Front TiresP155/80PR13.0BSW ASP155/80PR13.0BSW ASP155/80PR13.0BSW AS
  • Seating and Interior
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls2-way2-way2-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls2-way2-way2-way
    Rear Seatsfullfullfull
    Seat Trimclothclothcloth
    Door Trimclothclothcloth
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Vanity MirrorsN/AN/Apassenger
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Door Lockspowerpowerpower
    Trunk/Hatch/Door ReleaseN/AmechanicalN/A
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Front Windshield WipersN/AN/Avariable intermittent
  • Safety
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count2 doors2 doors4 doors
    Exterior Length149.4 "149.4 "164.0 "
    Exterior Width62.6 "62.6 "62.6 "
    Exterior Height54.7 "54.7 "55.4 "
    Wheelbase93 "93 "93 "
    Curb Weight1,808 lbs.1,808 lbs.1,940 lbs.
  • Exterior Features
    Bodyside MoldingsN/AN/Abody-colored
    Exterior Mirrorsdual manualdual manual remotedual manual
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles72/60,00072/60,00072/60,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1996 Geo Metro safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
  Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Specs section.
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