1997 Acura Integra 4 door sedan a/t - $3,000 (Alpharetta/Cumming)

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condition: good
make / manufacturer: Acura
model name / number: Integra GS
1997 Acura Integra GS sedan automatic

This is a silver 1997 Acura Integra GS 4 door sedan automatic. This car is in good shape with working sunroof, power steering and cruise control.

Lets start with the good stuff:

Clean title - have title in hand
Engine has 265,xxx original miles
B18B1 engine - 140HP, 141tq DOHC all-aluminum engine
4-speed automatic transmission with overdrive and lockup torque converter
Owned by a non-smoker
Power moon roof with tilt
Engine oil was changed every 5000 miles
no frame damage
And of course the reliability of an Acura

The following parts were replaced within the last 6 months:

New front and rear brake pads
New front and rear brake rotors
Brake Fluid Flush DOT4
Coolant Flush
Transmission fluid flush using OEM Honda ATF-DW1 fluid
Spark plugs were replaced with NGK Iridium ones
New air filter
New valve cover gasket
New exhaust hanger and gasket
New power steering pump
Headlights were just refinished

The bad:
-The paint could use a respray

The DC chassis is a class sport compact from Honda's golden era. Very reliable, and inexpensive replacement parts. This would make an excellent commuter car for its great fuel economy, or a great first car for anyone. This is a fun car to drive, lightweight, double wishbone suspension on all 4 corners. It handles very well and being an Integra, is great on gas. This car has no problem cracking 30mpg on the highway. This is the model you want, the GS model. Over the base RS and LS model, the GS included such upgrades like a leather interior, anti-lock brakes and power moonroof. The seats on the GS model are 6 way adjustable with a tilt feature as well as adjustable lumbar support for the drivers seat.

Features on the car are:

6-way adjustable seats, including driver’s front and rear height adjustment and adjustable lumbar support
4 wheel disc brakes w/ Power brake assist
4-wheel Anti-lock brake system
Power Steering
Power Locks
Power windows with driver’s auto-down
Adjustable dimming dash lights
4 speed automatic transmission with lockup torque converter and midshaft for equal torque distribution to reduce torque-steer
DOHC 1.8L all-aluminum engine produces 140hp
Power side mirrors
Variable speed windshield wipers with cowl-mounted hidden spray washers
Electronic Cruise control
Fold-down back seat
Electric moonroof with tilt

The Integra is a sporty, lightweight, good handling car that gets great gas mileage. The suspension is a double wishbone front and a trailing arm rear that gives both great handling and a comfortable ride. If you are looking for a sport compact to modify, this car is pure potential. And for the tuners out there, this is the B18A1 LS engine, the one used in most ls-vtec engine swaps, making more torque than the B16 or the GSR block. The 1.8L is adaptable for bolts on like intake and higher flowing exhaust. This is a great candidate for a swap or boost - compression is great across the board. Car is bone stock, 50 state legal. I have the current legal title in hand and it passed emissions the last year it needed them. The only issues are aesthetic; there is faded clearcoat on the roof and trunk. Nothing major, and there are no leaks. As all 1996 and newer cars are, this car is OBD-II and can have everything checked via the OBD connector at any local parts store.

This is a very safe car, including safety features such as SRS airbags, side impact door beams, front and rear hydraulic disc brakes, 4-channel independent anti-lock brakes, front and side crumple zones including a collapsible hood, and excellent visibility (if you adjust the mirrors, the car has no blind spots and full height rear glass to remove those hidden quarter blind spots that some coupes and SUVs have). The interior is in great overall shape. Has a center console w/ armrest, two decent sized cup holders, a 2nd DIN cubby for storage (or a 2nd stereo), adjustable tilt steering wheel, glove compartment, a lighted trunk area and a passenger's seat that tilts and auto-slides forward by pulling a knob for easier access. The body is straight, no accidents or frame damage, the only real problem being that the top of the car has faded and would need a respray to look brand new. The headlamps have been removed and buffed/polished so they aren’t yellow. There are no leaks, including the moon roof.

This is not a heavily modified car, the entire drivetrain, exhaust system, intake and body are stock. The spoiler is the type-R style and is at just the right height to block annoying headlights from behind. The only two actual modifications are the stereo, which is replaced with the original tapedeck with a Sony stereo CD player with AM/FM/XM aux. input and bluetooth. The other non-factory part is the hood. This is a 2 piece fiberglass hood which incorporates a reinforcement webbing, mimicking the stock crumple zones. This makes it stiffer and more reliable, as well as being able to bend and crumple in the event of an accident, just like the factory one. As its fiberglass it cannot rust. The hood latch striker piece is pressed in steel, not fiberglass, so it closes like stock, does not need hood pins, it operates as a normal hood but half the weight. The wheels are aluminum 18x8 and the tires are 215/35/ZR18.

This is a good chance to get a well-maintained and reliable Acura. Email me with any questions. As the car is over 25 years old it is a 'classic' and therefore does not need to take an emission test ever again, however the check engine light is not on. I have not posted the VIN but will email it upon request if you'd like to check the car with carfax. If you would like to take a test drive, or have the car inspected by a 3rd party mechanic of your choice, email me.

post id: 7739994505



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