I am using 1998 corolla. It runs very smooth it has 160K miles.I am planning to go 1000K miles on a trip.Is it safe to go with this or anyone has made such journey with such an old car.

5

Asked by May 01, 2014 at 12:18 AM about the 1998 Toyota Corolla LE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

5 Answers

31,235

If you have kept up with the Maintenance then I would not worry about it. I regularly took my 230000 mile expedition on such trips.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
19,625

Just have a AAA membership

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
31,235

You know best. Do you trust it? IF you were to sell it to a friend, would you feel good about your self? It's not a big deal driving 1000 miles. And if the car hasn't been on a long trip for awhile, it might even do it some good. Like burn off some of the carbon that's built up. If the oil hasn't been changed in the last 3000 miles, do it and go have fun.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
5

Thanks Guys... I love my Car and all go for regular maintenance. I was little nervous because from last 3 years I never drove my car for more than 150 miles on a single stretch.

31,235

put of some injector cleaner in the gas tank before you leave. And before you return. Your Toyota will thank you.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Corolla

Looking for a Used Corolla in your area?

CarGurus has 68,321 nationwide Corolla listings starting at $1,399.

ZIP:

Search Toyota Corolla Questions

Toyota Corolla Experts

#1 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 15,380
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 2,110
#3 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 1,780
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Camry
1,482 Great Deals out of 100,773 listings starting at $700
Used Honda Civic
1,142 Great Deals out of 65,143 listings starting at $1,195
Used Honda Accord
1,200 Great Deals out of 78,037 listings starting at $969
Used Toyota RAV4
1,155 Great Deals out of 54,659 listings starting at $1,350
Used Nissan Altima
1,128 Great Deals out of 85,762 listings starting at $695
Used Nissan Sentra
762 Great Deals out of 52,819 listings starting at $1,800
Used Hyundai Elantra
922 Great Deals out of 53,404 listings starting at $1,799
Used Toyota Tacoma
777 Great Deals out of 33,343 listings starting at $1,900
Used Honda CR-V
1,292 Great Deals out of 75,391 listings starting at $1,999
Used Toyota Yaris
95 Great Deals out of 10,159 listings starting at $2,500
Used Ford Focus
1,255 Great Deals out of 58,949 listings starting at $1,395
Used Toyota 4Runner
376 Great Deals out of 20,315 listings starting at $2,499
Used Hyundai Sonata
994 Great Deals out of 50,002 listings starting at $700

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Toyota Corolla LE For Sale
13,415 listings starting at $15,657
2016 Toyota Corolla LE For Sale
56 Great Deals out of 3,122 listings starting at $11,691
2015 Toyota Corolla LE For Sale
135 Great Deals out of 2,803 listings starting at $9,874
2014 Toyota Corolla LE For Sale
72 Great Deals out of 1,737 listings starting at $8,883
2013 Toyota Corolla LE For Sale
89 Great Deals out of 1,394 listings starting at $6,490