1987 Toyota Corolla Overview

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1987 Toyota Corolla Overview

In 1987, Toyota once again introduced a new Corolla coupe. This time, it looked like a conventional hatchback and sported front-wheel drive, with front and rear disc brakes. The coupe was called the FX, and with the DOHC engine it was called the FX16. Also available was a version that came with side skirts, slightly better looking front and rear bumpers, a rear roof spoiler, a racier black-and-grey checkerboard interior, and the 16-valve DOHC that was called the FX16 GT-S. Built in California, the FX marked the beginning of Corolla production in America.

The 1987 Toyota Corolla came in many body styles with several trim levels. The two- and four-door sedan came as a base, DX, or LE. The coupe came as an SR5, GT-S, FX, or FX16. The wagon came as a standard or DX. The liftback came as a SR5 or a GT-S. Available engines were the 1.8-liter SOHC or the 1.6-liter DOHC. Fuel economy was about 30 mpg.

1987 Corolla drivers love their cars' solid construction and reliability. With regular maintenance, they say to expect a Corolla to run for hundreds of thousands of miles. Many users have had to replace the alternator, but that is to be expected with an older car.

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    Toyota Corolla Questions

    Longshoreman1
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    Brake Lights Staying On

    Every time I depress brake pedal. Have to lift pedal up with foot for brake lights to go off.

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    3711metcalfe__
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    What Is The Value Of 1987 Toyota Corolla

    My 91 neighbor had an accident and the insurance company wants to label it unrepairable and pay her for the car. Would the parts be worth more than what the insurance company would pay?

    173 views with 2 answers (last answer 9 months ago)
    LIPGLOSSROX6
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    How Much Is A 1987 Toyota Corolla With 11,000 Miles And A 4 Door Worth

    897 views with 3 answers (last answer about a year ago)
    Jazziegirl_1
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    My 1987 Corolla Dies Whilst Being Driven. Will Restart 20 Mins Later And Ca...

    dies whilst being driven, will start 15mins later and will run well for weeks then just dies again whilst being driven, this can happen twice in 1 day, have replaced module, coil, fuel pump, carby che...

    175 views with 8 answers (last answer 2 years ago)
    1987corollasedan
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    What Is A 1987 Corolla With 157000 Km Worth

    4 dr sedan in very good shape

    174 views with 5 answers (last answer 3 years ago)