Looking for a Used Astro in your area?
CarGurus has 375 nationwide Astro listings starting at $1,992.
Have you driven a 1997 Chevrolet Astro?
Average User Score
4.3 ⁄ 5 stars
Based on 9 reviews
1997 Chevrolet Astro Overview
Overall User Score
Based on 9 reviews
The 1997 Chevy Astro mini-van introduced an anti-theft system, entry and exit lighting inside, and daytime running lights on the front and back exterior. Chevrolet improved the steering and the
problematic transmission, making steering and shifting smoother.
The 1997 Astros also had composite headlights and a new grille, which had previously been only on its more expensive trims. As with previous models, they had 4.3-liter, 6-cylinder engines.
Owners rave about its comfort and practicality for long trips hauling lots of stuff (including motorcycles and boats). However, many owners cite expensive maintenance issues, such as the window
motors and (according to one owner-reviewer) "everything electric." Owners also complain of poor gas mileage and poor reliability.
What's your take on the 1997 Chevrolet Astro?
Chevrolet Astro Questions
How To Replace Heater Control Valve
where do the 6 hoses connect from to the heater control valve
How To Replace Alternator
removed belt, engine cover, and 2 front bolts and I'm stuck. Can't get alternator out. Can't find bolt in back- doe 97 have one? HELP
Torqu Converter Has Big Gap Between Itslelf And Flywheel.... Why? Its Not ...
I just finished installing a transmission for my 97 Chev Astro 2wd 4.3 L V6. The tranny that was in there was not of the original... there were some things that were modded to work. However the one I ...
My 1997 Astro Engine Turns Over Fine, But It Does Not Start
I ran out of gas ealier in the day but drove with no issues after that, the next morning the engine just turned over but vehicle will not start.