1989 Toyota Celica Overview

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Trims

All-Trac liftback
GT coupe
GT liftback
GT-S convertible
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GT-S coupe
GT-S liftback
ST coupe

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Major Repairs by KennethB
 — OK, here is the latest update on the maintenance of my Celica. In order to have my front-end aligned (after I bought new tires at PEP Boys) I was told I needed new tie-rod ends and a CV joint. This wa... Read More
Update On My Celica Experience by KennethB
 — Well, it is mid-summer and I have been putting a lot of miles on the Toyota. The rear brakes finally went metal to metal last month...in the middle of a rainstorm in rush-hour traffic. I pulled into t... Read More
Update From Anonymous by KennethB
 — I submitted my first review (the oldest one listed here) before I knew to do it under my login. The photos, however are mine. Here is an update: As of 03/30/2007 my 1989 Toyota Celica ST Coupe is sti... Read More

1989 Toyota Celica Overview

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1989 Toyota Celica

The 1989 Toyota Celica was virtually identical to the 1988 model, when the all-wheel drive model was introduced to the lineup.

The 1989 Celica offered a few different engine choices, depending on the trim levels. ST and GT coupe, the GT hatchback, and the GT convertible got a 116-horsepower, 2.0-liter four-cylinder. The GT-S coupe and hatchback had a 135 horsepower engine with 2.0 liters. The turbo-charged All-Trac got a 190 horsepower engine, which was the most powerful four-cylinder engine in the US at that time. Fuel economy was about 25 to 32 mpg, depending on the engine and transmission.

The 1989 Celica has many loyal fans, some who say it is the best car ever produced. Drivers of the 1989 Celica love its Toyota reliability combined with its sporty look and, particularly in the All-Trac, its power and performance. The car runs very smoothly at freeway speeds, and is popular for racing due to its excellent handling. Rust is a common problem among Celicas of this era, and many owners complain that the back seat is practically useless.

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Toyota Celica Questions

Kimmie515
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Where Is The Fuse Box Located?

I wanted to replace a fuse but I can't locate the fuse box. Usually they're in the glove box. Anyway I cant find the manual and I was just wondering where the fuse box is located?

3,501 views with 5 answers (last answer 4 months ago)
daveh54
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Looking For A Owner Manual For My 1989 Toyota Celica Gts

Recently bought it and did by a Service Manual;. It does not show me about all of the different options/

2 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 years ago)
Alexander Escobar
40

Can P205/45 R16 Rims Fit On My 1989 Toyota Celica Gts?

138 views with 5 answers (last answer 3 years ago)
Alexander Escobar
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I Have A 1989 Toyota Celica Gts And I Dont Have Heat In The Car. The Guy Be...

need heat cause winter is coming,

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Alexander Escobar
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My Car Has Problems Starting Sometimes, I Just Recently Replaced The Spark ...

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