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1986 Chevrolet Nova Review
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Chevy Nova — First car and wow was it reliable. Got it for under $1000 and wasted less than $200 in 2 years of owning it, even though the car was over 240k miles. Always starts up fine and gets me to the location. The car is great for what it is, cheap economical car. I would recommend the car in a heartbeat, unless your looking for something nice looking.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Fuel Economy, Reliable, and Cheap parts

Cons: Not cool..

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I Loved This Car! — The 1986 Chevy Nova is a rebadged Toyota Corolla and is the car that made me fall in love with Toyota 4 cylinder engines. This car always got me and everyone else home without fail. You always have a special place in your heart for your first and this baby was mine.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: The car always ran, indestructible.

Cons: Small econobox might not be for everyone.

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Cheap Car. — VERY reliable, not too bad for getting from point a to point b. thats about it. fun to slide around with the e brake, and reverse donuts.

Pros: great on gas.

Cons: cheap car, toyota version much better.

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1988 Chevrolet Nova Reviews

Four Banger For Ur Buck By Eric

previous owner said they got a couch inside. i got 2 seats from a mini van in it plus bench.... didnt cost much for repairs very fun little buggy got up to 75 mph in it not bad for 4 cyl Read More

Make One! By John

It tops out at 112mph, rides ok, and gets 30mpg, overall it's a good first car. Could use some mods but the way it is it rides like it's on the ground while still having good clearance. The 88' model ... Read More

1987 Chevrolet Nova Reviews

Good Car But You Know Newer.car By Jose

-kinda slow acceleration good brakes great handling. needed some work on carburator because flooded but works better now. Just needs the basic tune here and there. Drips oils somewhat. kinda bad inter... Read More

This Is A Great Car For Me By SuperNova87

I am the Second Owner of this 87' Nova, it is currently Tan and Grey, but we plan on Painting it. It has 150,000 miles on it. It gets very good gas Mileage, close to 40 M.P.G. It is 4-Cylinder, front ... Read More

1985 Chevrolet Nova Reviews

Awesome Car For Free By Abe

short stout little car that gets really good gas mileage. i got it for practically nothing, i worked on cleaning up a friends place. 5-speed manual. the car gets up to speed real quick like a jack ... Read More

1979 Chevrolet Nova Reviews

Very Clean And When Its Started. Wow Listen To Her Roar. By mattwinomie

Everything about this car is clean smooth and old school. None of the new age stuff. Power- lots, looks- gorgeous , room- plenty, Gas mileage- not so great. So what it boils down to is if you like the... Read More

1979 Chevy Nova By Yanick

The engine i had was the V8 305 cu in. It was a 2 door with lots of room in the trunk. It was also a RWD, cost of fuel was not too bad, i bought the car in 1989, paid $400.00, drove it around for 6 m... Read More

1978 Chevrolet Nova Reviews

Good Basic Tranportation By Karl

When gas was cheap and I was young(er) I bought my Grandmother's Nova to replace the Nissan I totaled within six months of getting my license... Ah, to be young, indestructible, and know everything. ... Read More

Reliable Transportation; No Frills By novaforsale

Proverbial "little old lady" car with low mileage and regular maintenance. Base model, no extras. Full size spare tire. Needs new battery, maybe a tune-up. Body in good condition -- might be one or tw... Read More

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