2004 Chevrolet Cavalier

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23 reviews
Available Price Range $829-$5,341 Trims7 Combined MPG 31 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2004 Chevrolet Cavalier

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Antiquated design
  • Final year of production
  • Resale value
  • Side-impact crash-test rating

Notable Features

  • Three model choices
  • 140-hp four-cylinder
  • FWD layout
  • Manual or automatic
  • Coupe and sedan body styles


Consumer Reviews

4.5 out of 5

Based on 23 reviews

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by sPecial K from Detroit, MI on July 19, 2010

I've been drivin my '04 cavalier for over 23K miles and it has been great. My fuel economy average for those 23k miles driven in Michigan between 01/16/2009 and 07/17/2010 is 33 MPG. My most efficient... Read Full Review

7 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 2 recalls for this car.

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