2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Overview

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4.75 stars

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2002 Monte Carlo Ss by Eli
 — Bought the car brand new and have loved it ever since. The performance is good but could be better it accelerates great, brakes well, and handles like a dream. The only thing i have done is replace ... Read More
Awesome, Great, Love It!! That's Why I Bought It!! by Kristine
 — I really like my car - that's why I bought it. Chevy is driving excitement!! For size of car compared to size of motor - there is nice acceleration, all around performance. Very fun to drive - I don't... Read More
This Is An Awesome Car. by PBS0416
 — This car is great on gas, very roomy and has a sporty look and a smooth ride to boot! What more can you ask for? I have never had a problem with it. This is a reliable car. I have done the required m... Read More

2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Overview

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2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

The 2002 Monte Carlo followed in the footsteps of the succesful 2001 model, changing little.  The LS engine remained a 3.4-liter, 180-horsepower V6, while the SS stayed at a 3.8-liter, 200-horsepower V6.  Fuel economy remained nearly identical at 21/32 city/highway for the LS and 19/29 for the SS.

New for 2002 was the Dale Earnhardt Signature Edition.  Only 3,333 of these were produced in honor of the famous "3."  The engine is the same as on the SS, but racing markings can make the car look even faster.

If you are looking to be better protected in your vehicle, opt for the SS, which comes with side airbags in addition to the driver and passenger front-impact bags.


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Linda Hughes

Need To Change Thermostat,2002 Monte Ls 6cyl. 4.3 ,how Do U Get To Bolts? ...

How to change thermostat,where's bolts located,what size wrench....thermostat is rusted shut. I'm 67 female trying to help out guys my hands are smaller..want to be sure have right bolts

6 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)
Deraysha Shaw

Will The Security System Light Being On Effect A 2002 Monte Carlo Starting ...

Electrical system comes on just won't turn over

15 views with 4 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)

I Have Tried The Recommended Reset Profile For The 'catalytic Mon" On My 20...

The car started performing poorly and it was determined to be the "catalytic converter" this was replaced and now, after more than 100 miles, including the above profile, the catalytic monitor still...

26 views with 6 answers (last answer about a month ago)

Hello. My A/c Problem Is That The Cold Air Works When The Car Is First Star...

The cold air only works when the car is first started for the day. It blows nothing but hot all day after the initial start up for the day.

11 views with 4 answers (last answer about a month ago)

2002 Monte Carlo Won't Upshift, No Power

My 2002 Monte (Dale Earnhardt series) runs fine for a few minutes after startup, then loses power (3200 RPM max after a long time), won't take full throttle and won't upshift without forcing by lift...

29 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 months ago)