1987 Toyota Tercel Overview


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2 Dr DX Coupe
2 Dr DX Hatchback
2 Dr EZ Hatchback
2 Dr STD Coupe
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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Fantasitic, Reliable, Fun Older Car by arawlins
 — I love the reliability of this car. It's been in my family since it was new, and has had few problems. It still drives great after 23 years, and the occasional repairs needed are inexpensive. This... Read More
Tercel Great First Crap Car by James
 — Very fun easy to drive car, never had any problems with reliability, & maintainence was cheap, gets nearly 50 mpg, was a great first car, handeling was pretty mediocer but with some light mods coulg b... Read More
My First Car by Christopher
 — This car was my first car, when i was 17. It was obviously handed down to me from my parents that bought it new in 1987. It was definitly not a sports car, because it sucked at handling, braking and... Read More

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Toyota Tercel Questions


1987 Rear Brake Lights Stay On With The Ignition Switch Off.

The brake lights stay on with the ignition switch off and all lights turned off. What causes this? I was informed that it is the micro switch for the brakes. If so, where is that located?

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Can A Manual And Automatic Tercel Alternators Be Interchangeable

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Tail Lights, Running Lights, Liscence Plate Lights, And Dashboard Lights Ou...

I checked the fuse, but it appears good, even went to the junk yard and replaced the headlight switch, but I still only have headlights. Anybody ever have this problem?

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What Is The Value For '87 Tercel With 30,000 On It? Always Garaged, Very Go...

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Is There A Radiator Cooling Fan Larger Than The One That Comes With Tercel ...

83 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 years ago)