Manual steering, manual gearbox only 500 or so came with auto- , between 41 and 52 miles per gallon 65mph. I love the car so much I am willing to risk a fourth, if I can find a decent one, which has been lovingly cared for as I cared and looked after all mine. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557810310196 ; listingsSearchManager. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. The gear box was very smooth throughout the gears.
They are also known for being very easy to make really fast and modify. It has travelled a total of under 74500 Km. The name del Sol translates to of the sun, and refers to the car's opening roof. Two more passenger seats were also added. It was extremely over priced for the condition it was in.
There is not a mark on any of the wheels. You can easily tell if the radiator is leaking. I now understand that you can feel something for a small, green tin box on wheels!! It is in pristine condition. The open process is reversed for the closure and return of the targa top. I love the feeling of control that the car gives me.
I have owned it for over 5 years. Its production and sales continued only until 1997. With low miles, nice original paint and no modifications at all you can tell this car was loved by is previous owner and would be a perfect candidate to build or be a great reliable daily driver. Can anyone help, I live in north london, and today is 1st August,2004. These cars are Extremely hard to find in this good of condition! An excellent working cooling system will help you avoid costly engine problems due to overheating. I apologize that this is not a technical review, but it is a review from the heart.
It was a waste of our time and gas. We drove 50 miles to see it. Regular water can also cause corrosion on the radiator. When it entered different markets around the globe, especially the American auto scene, it went through a lot of mechanical and aesthetic modifications. The commercial copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any such matters or any part of this site is strictly prohibited.
The interior is sporty and perfectly designed, ultimate control and power compared to my previous car Renault 21 , which had a 2. The first generation received high praises from a lot of peopleranging from ordinary car owners to automotive experts and enthusiasts. I found the handling very difficult, at all times both hands must be on the wheel or the car severely wanders over the road. The Si also came with a powered sunroof. . You can apply wax more often during the colder months.
Production and sales ended with the 1997 model in the U. This safety component was added to improve rearward visibility. The separate tension bars found in the first generation were re-constructed into a one whole independent wishbone suspension. My children no longer need a taxi service and the car is purely for my own enjoyment. Mine is blue too, despite the fact that here in my country, spares for old Honda's are extremely rare. Engine upgrades, body enhancements, and technological add ons were just some of the notable changes on this Honda car over the years. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager.
Trunk space was reduced from 9. Because the del Sol was based on the Civic platform, owners are able to use much of the same aftermarket accessories, making the del Sol a popular candidate for modification. Environmental Protection Agency for achieving optimum gas mileage. Don't forget about the oil filter too. Make sure that it is tight and is has not cracked or dried out. This upgrade received positive feedback from car owners and even received high fuel-efficiency ratings from the U.
It was not a full convertible, featuring a removable hardtop that stowed in the trunk and a retractable rear window for a convertible 'feel' known as targa top. TransTop An option available in Japan and Europe was the TransTop, an electric mechanism which retracted the targa top into the trunk via a push of a button. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. Everybody must admit that it's more than a car. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. Some product and company names mentioned on this site may be trademarks of their respective owners. Under the hood was rust everywhere.
An efficient cooling system has the right level of coolant in it. Based on the platform, the del Sol was the successor to the popular. The full Terms and Conditions of using this website and database can be found. It featured a removable that stowed in the trunk and a retractable rear window. It is from someone who has never before understood that a car could be anything else, but a mode of transport to get from A to B. You can detect simple engine problems early on when you regularly check it before the problem becomes too big to repair. It debuted in 1992 in Japan and the United Kingdom, and 1993 in the United States.