1997 Ford Mustang Overview


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GT Convertible
Avg. Price: $6,280
GT Coupe
28 national listings
Avg. Price: $5,669
STD Convertible
11 national listings
Avg. Price: $4,006
STD Coupe
46 national listings
Avg. Price: $3,976

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Average User Score

4.35 stars

Based on 51 reviews

Awesome 1997 Mustang by Josh
 — I love this car! Even with the V6 engine, it pulls hard from 1,9000 to 3,000 RPMs and can easily smoke the all-season tires from a stop. It must not have ABS because the brakes will lock up in a pinch... Read More
American Muscle At Its Best by Tom
 — A 1997 Mustang GT Coupe in Black, 5 speed Manual. 4.6L Ford Racing Crate V8 Engine. Flowmaster Catback, Eibach Springs, Shelby Shift Knob, White Face Gauges, MAC Intake, MSD Ignition, Drilled and Slot... Read More
As Long As You Take Care Of This Beast It Will Never Fail To Smoke Some One Next To You. by cobra_stang_gt
 — I bought this car with 125k miles. There is no leaks except for rear differential which is an easy fix. I have put on a MAC H pipe custom exhaust with out catylatic converters and it sounds like a cob... Read More

1997 Ford Mustang Overview

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Based on 51 reviews

1997 Ford Mustang

The 1997 Ford Mustang did not feature many changes from the 1996 Mustang. The biggest change was the introduction of a standard security package.

Engines started with the base 3.8-liter V6, rated at 150 horsepower. The GT had a 4.6-liter V8, which produced 215 horsepower; the Cobra had a 4.6-liter V8 rated at 305 horsepower, and the Saleens could be fitted with a similar engine capable of 310 horsepower.


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Ford Mustang Questions

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I Changed The Thermastat, Radiator, And Water Pump And My Car Is Still Runn...

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Sharon Aufleger

How Do You Know Which One Is Bad Wheel Bears Or Tie Rod And How Hard Is It ...

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I Have A 1997 Ford Mustang And Every Time I Get To Going About Thirty Five ...

my car starts to shake real bad when I get to going about thirty five or faster could it and my check engine light comes on and starts to blink real fast it will go back off after awhile could it be ...

22 views with 4 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Dawn Terry

What Causes 1997 Ford Mustang Overheating When Air Is On

When I run the a/c for a short period of time my car overheats at idling speed or if I drive highway speed for a long time it will begin to run hot? Would a flush fix this?

7 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)

First Gear Cuts Out Hard When Throttle Hammered At Low Rpm

my 97 cobra cut out once in first, once in second gear at low speed and rpm. the cutout is hard. the third cutout was in first gear again and resulted in a stall. car would not start. changed fuel pum...

20 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)