1974 AMC Gremlin User Reviews

1974 AMC Gremlin Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 5 reviews

  • Performance:2.2 out of 5 stars2.2 out of 5 stars2.2 out of 5 stars2.2 out of 5 stars2.2 out of 5 stars 2.2 / 5
  • Appearance:4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5
  • Build Quality:3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 / 5
  • Overall: 4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5

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Josh writes:
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fun and you dont see many around

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where do i start lol, but i love them still

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Peice Of American History Thats Fun To Drive, Just Keep The Tool Box Handy Lol — performance- sucks!! 6cyl has to go, getting a 401 or 360 build quality- very poor, but i still love it and wouldnt give it up for anything appearance- classic, will look much better with sublime paint cost of ownership- gets worse mpg than my 79 ford truck lol fun factor- its a Gremlin, there a ton of fun

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Matthew writes:
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3

Pros

retro 8 track

Cons

unique

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Not Common — a car my dad and I rebuilt together it has a lil 6 cylinder in it with a 3 speed standard in the floor, bench seat, the car is all matching numbers except for the transmission.. because the old one was damaged beyond repair

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Brian writes:
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4

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gas milage

Cons

the air to make it go.

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Find One Just As Good As This One. — Its just a good work car. Unless you have had one of these you don'y know what kind of american motors has done with it. Yes parts are hard to find , unless you know junk yards that have them still. lol

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Christopher writes:
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5

Pros

No one else has them.

Cons

Parts are hard to find and expensive.

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Sweet Car That No One Likes. — I loved this car, wish I coulda kept it but it was to expensive to restore becaus parts were so rare and hard to get.

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EelKat Wendy writes:
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they are so cute

Cons

nothing works for very long... prone to break downs

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Cute Little Car — great little project car, but they break down constantly and loads of work and love... not for daily use

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1970 AMC Gremlin Reviews

Fun, Unique, Cheap, And Reliable Begs You To Drive It. By bbbgremlin

mine had been sitting for 15 years before i got it and it fired up and drove right away. of course I went and replaced all the worn items and redid the brakes. the parts for these are cheap and they h... Read More

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1972 AMC Gremlin Reviews

If I Could Find A Non-rusty Example In The 21st Century -i'm On It. By John

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1973 AMC Gremlin Reviews

One Of The Worst Cars On The American Market, At The Time. By judge_roy

Could pull donuts in the parking lot of the pick n' save before the plows got there. Very valuable resource for how to handle an out of control car. Drove this from 1982-1985. Have nothing nice to s... Read More

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1975 AMC Gremlin Reviews

Show Car By TylerGremlinKing

One of my two Gremlins, this is the go and show car. It's one of those cars you can just take out and enjoy. It even got honorable mention for the 1970s class at the local Labour Day car show! Read More

Rust Bucket. By TylerGremlinKing

I really like the Gremlin, and I really want to get it restored! Found some nice Gremlin parts, rust free doors (only driver's side is on right now), fiberglass fenders (not on yet). It partially has ... Read More

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1976 AMC Gremlin Reviews

Gizmo, My Fathers Progect Gremlin By Sailor

I bought the gremlin with my dad as a project car. It was quickly Dubbed "Gizmo". the average performance of the car was nice but we bought for other reasons. The poor little guy didnt know what hit h... Read More

Cute Car, But The Older Model Was Better By EelKat Wendy

yes, we did have, not one, but 2 Gremlins! The '76 was not as good as the '74 was though. Read More

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