1985 Toyota Tercel Overview


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2 Dr DX Hatchback
1 national listing
2 Dr STD Hatchback
4 Dr Deluxe AWD Wagon
4 Dr DX Hatchback
4 Dr DX Wagon
4 Dr SR5 AWD Wagon

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I Love This Car by 1_car_chick
 — 1985 Toyota Tercel, 4 door, automatic, hatchback. I love my car. Sure, it's gutless on acceleration, has to be downshifted out of "drive" to go up hills when loaded, and the radio is lousy....BUT ga... Read More
The Best Toyota 4wd Ever Made. Period. by tercel4wdOC
 — My Tercel 4WD is an SR5 version that has been kept garaged for its entire life. No rust and everything works. All is original - no aftermarket add-ons. Repairs are inexpensive and rare. Regular ma... Read More
Good For Long Term by Nicholas
 — Ugly reliable long lasting. was in the family for over 20 years. Only reason got rid of was becouse it failed smog and california offered to give the fam money to put it in a junk yard, so we took the... Read More

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Toyota Tercel Questions


Fuel Filter Location On A 1985 Toyota Tercel

171 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 years ago)

Can I Find A Used Radiator For My 85 Sr5 Toyota Tercel Wagon And/or What I...

My 1985 Toyota Tercel wagon is a gem...but has a crack in the top of the radiator. My mechanic tried liquid plastic...not OK. I need a new radiator or the top part to the radiator. Any suggestions??

83 views with 5 answers (last answer about a year ago)

Toyota Tercel 4wd Woes

well car does not move unless its in 4wd its an automatic I looked for the switch for 4 wd located and removed unplugged ..initially I thought it was stuck in 4wd but upon further invest I found it wa...

298 views with 1 answer (last answer 7 years ago)

Blown Head Gasket

I have a 1985 Toyota Tercel I recently blew a head gasket, I believe. I replaced the head gasket and torqued the head in sequence but before doing that I checked the block for cracks and straight edg...

1,880 views with 3 answers (last answer 4 years ago)

Where Is The Thermostat On A 1985 Toyota Tercel

where is the thermostat on a 1983 toyota tercel located?

684 views with 1 answer (last answer 8 years ago)