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Average User Score
4.8 ⁄ 5 stars
Based on 13 reviews
1998 Chevrolet Corvette Overview
Overall User Score
Based on 13 reviews
*History of the 1998 Corvette*
The second year of the C5 platform (1997-2004), the 1998 Corvette shares the C5 tradition of being a wonderful value in terms of its performance to price ratio.
Consumers applaud the car's handling and acceleration as well as its everyday drivability. Many are surprised to find out that despite its performance heritage the car achieves relatively good gas mileage: 18 mpg City and 27 mpg Highway. With comfortable seats and a trunk that can handle two golf bags and luggage for two, the 1998 Corvette can be comfortably taken on long trips.
As for drawbacks, consumers find that the car does attract quite a bit of notice. If you strive to avoid attention this might not be the right car for you. In terms of repair history, the 1998 Corvette has a known problem with its steering lock column. However, this is not an expensive part to get repaired.
Overall, the 1998 Corvette offers great performance, comfortable everyday driving and all at a reasonable price.
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Chevrolet Corvette Questions
Alternator Not Charging Without Revving Engine
I changed my alternator after replacing the fusable link . the red wire on the back of the alt is hot and at voltage . the red wire at connector is also hot . when starting the alternator It doesn't ...
Battery Is Good, Get A Single Click Sound When Turn Key - Suggestions? Just...
New to me, 47,000 mi, I am 4th owner, prior owner drove avg. 77 mi/yr We are wondering if starter may be stuck on flat spot from sitting? Have read other suggestions could be anti-theft system - How s...
I Have An Add But Sold The Car. How Do I Delete The Add
98 Nassau Blue Corvette for 17,265. Car sold, need to delete the add.
I Have A Column Lock Problem With My 1998 Corvette
The column lock warning is on. The engine dies when put into gear and I let off the brake. The recall repair was done in 2005 under a different owner. I can't find anyone to repair and what my op...
Reversed And Car Dies
Backed out of driveway into street & car will not go into gear & dies & will not restart. Automatic transmission readout in console shows squares, but no gears show up (no reverse, no drives, no park...