1996 Chevrolet Cavalier Overview


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8 national listings
Base Coupe
14 national listings
3 national listings
Avg. Price: $2,510
LS Convertible
1 national listing
Z24 Coupe
4 national listings

Chevrolet Cavalier Experts

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Average User Score

3.65 stars

Based on 47 reviews

More Pro Than Con by SMOKEinWYO
 — At first glance I wasn't very thrilled with the looks of this car. After looking at it for a while it grows on you, for me it took over in no time at all. When i first drove my Cavalier I wasn't th... Read More
Buy One by Bill
 — this car took the worst beating out of any of the cars I've owned. Ask anybody that knows me, they've all been for a ride in the cavy, that thing went more places off road than most peoples trucks hav... Read More
Its Fun To Drive by Mike
 — Well I need to do alot of work to it and it lacks alot in the performance area. It could use some paint, body work and some new audio equipment which is all the car will be. Its fun to drive and I enj... Read More

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Chevrolet Cavalier Questions

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1996 Chevy Cavalier Is Overheating

I started it up on a cold day, it died sputtering but caught i left it to warm up and boy did it i come out 15 minutes later its over the red i turned it off and was sad. The systems been bled the ...

103 views with 4 answers (last answer 6 days ago)

How To Over-ride Anti-theft So Car Will Start?

my 96 cavalier will not start because the anti-theft security light is staying on and i have tried using the key to unlock the doors and diconnecting the battery I've tried almost evrything except rep...

46,787 views with 28 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)

96 Chevy Cavalier Cranks But Won't Start, Replaced A Lot What's Next?

I've replaced the fuel pump, crank and cam sensor , ignition control module, injectors, o rings and other parts but I'm back to the point it's cranking but not starting. I've taken it in to a sh...

7 views with no answers yet

Power Window Does Not Go Down What Is Wrong With It?

the switch works, when you push down the switch for the power window the window goes down but stays down.

819 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

I Hit The Shifter And Now My Ignition Wont Lock When I Try To Turn Off The ...

how much would i pay to fix this problem do i need to buy a new shifter?

11 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months ago)