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Geo Metro, Chevrolet Metro, Hatchback
#872 of 1864 Re: 1992 5sp 1.0L LSI speed sensor & speedometer [stan_top_down]
May 20, 2006 (9:07 pm)
I don't know about new or after-market, but there have been a few of them on e-bay during the past few months. I've started buying some replacement parts before I need them. Parts for GEO metros are probably going to become difficult to find in the future. There are already a lot of convertible parts no longer available.
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#873 of 1864 poor geo is sick maybe dead
May 20, 2006 (11:55 pm)
I have a 93 geo metro convertible it has 87,000 miles and started smoking thought it was pcv but wasn't bad head not that guy working on car says needs new engine or rebuilt [I trust him he is a friend] I cant find a engine looks like it will cost about800. to rebuild part by part cant find a total rebuild kit. Anyone have ideas or know how to find a kit? Thank you much
#874 of 1864 Rear wiper
May 21, 2006 (5:27 am)
Does anyone know if a rear wiper and washer can be retrofitted to a metro hatchback?.
#875 of 1864 New 95 geo owner looking to boost the HP
May 21, 2006 (10:58 pm)
Ok heres the deal I bought a 95 geo metro for 400 with over $3000 worth of work done on it in the last 3 years and she gave me all the documents. Its a 4cyl 1.3 liter engine ,manual, also it is not a hatchback . I was wonder if you guy had any tips / suggestions to increase the Horse power enough to make it do more then 65 to 70 mph. Also what could I replace the engine with?
#876 of 1864 1997 Metro & 1997 Suzuki Swift ????
May 21, 2006 (11:38 pm)
The 1997 Geo Metro & 1997 Suzuki Swift appear to be identical.... what I need is an EXHAUST manifold for the SWIFT- are they interchangeable?
I own BOTH...but can not tell without taking them off- which would be insane !
I can not seem to locate a suzuki swift manifold on google or ebay..any thoughts?
#877 of 1864 metro rear shelf ?
May 21, 2006 (11:43 pm)
I've yet to see a shelf for the rear trunk cargo area...there are notches in the molding / trim, for one, but never have seen one? has anyone out there seen one or know where I can get 3 of them ???
#878 of 1864 fuel filter question on 95 metro
Jun 03, 2006 (3:50 am)
where is the fuel filter located on my 1995 metro 3 cyl?
Jun 03, 2006 (5:44 am)
Pray tell fun loving Geo Owners, what should the idle speed be for a 3 cylinder manual?
I took off the automatic tranny and installed a manual one in my convertible (Vanilla Latte) because I mostly do highway (it has only 50 000 miles on it-80 000 kill-o-meters). At idle it revs at 1500. Is this normal? I thank you for an answer. By the way, the auto tranny, still filled with oil is in my lobby and for sale.
#880 of 1864 Re: fuel filter question on 95 metro [dil48071]
Jun 03, 2006 (4:25 pm)
Haynes Repair manual says that Geo metros with carbureted engines 1999 and later have filters INSIDE the fuel tank and require no service. BUT Geo Metros that are fuel injected, have a filter underneath the car, left, front, forward of the gas tank. It is small, about 3" diameter and 3-1/2 inches tall, 2 metal steel pipes coming out of it. I replaced mine, but the mounting bolt broke off- so I just remounted it with a new bolt verse old one. Keep in mind these fuel lines are PRESSURIZED....
Hope this helps-
#881 of 1864 Re: 1992 5sp 1.0L LSI speed sensor & speedometer [stan_top_down]
Jun 03, 2006 (4:30 pm)
Haynes does not list a speed sensor, but does instruct how to replace the cable- it is very intense- you basically have to remove the entire instrument cluster- not an easy job ! It is almost as bad trying to replace a burnt out dash light bulb ! Good Luck !!!