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1998 Honda CR-V Overview

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EX AWD
Avg. Price: $4,934
LX
Avg. Price: $4,748
LX AWD
Avg. Price: $4,945

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4.25 stars

Based on 19 reviews

A Great Little Suv, But.... by Michael
 — Power isn't great,but with short geared transmission it does the job. Fuel economy needs to be better for a 2.0L engine: 22 around town, 25 on the highway. Roomy interior but seats get uncomfor... Read More
This Is A Great First Car by Matt
 — In my search for a car, I came across a 1998 Honda CR-V. I had driven a 2000 model, and LOVED it, so I thought this one would be worth a look. So I ended up buying it. I love this car, it feels nice t... Read More
Practical And Reliable Honda Crv by IanFG
 — This car is so practical - the cargo space dimensions and rear door style allow you to carry items that some larger SUVs cannot handle. Between this internal space and the practical roof rack there is... Read More

1998 Honda CR-V Overview

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Based on 19 reviews

1998 Honda CR-V

The 1998 Honda CR-V seems to be the alternative SUV for people who consider practicality over size. With the exception of minor design considerations, most all consumers are very pleased with comfort, style, maneuverability and safety features.

In mid-1998, Honda introduced a 5-speed transmission along with a simple front-wheel drive option for the CR-V. All models are designed for seating five people, and duel airbags come standard.

Some people have requested a more powerful engine, yet the available 126-hp, 2.0-liter engine seems to get the job done. This SUV is designed with a side-opening tailgate with the spare tire mounted on the outside - clearly built with storage in mind. Honda even moved the shifter up onto the steering column in order to accommodate extra long carrying items. With all this focus on hauling, the rear seats (when in use) could be a bit more comfortable.

Consumers who are driving their vehicles 150,000 to 200,000 miles tell us the secret is being sure to keep up regular maintenance. If you treat this SUV right, it will reward you for many years.

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Honda CR-V Questions

tomoto123
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My 3rd Cylinder Is Dead,

I replaced the spark plug, new distributor, new wires, new injector, great compression, could it be the computer?

28 views with 5 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
davidost
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98 Crv Thump Thump At 45 To 50 Mph-left Front-have Tried 3 Different Tires....

32 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 weeks ago)
jkjorgenson
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How Do I Tell If My 1998 Honda Cr-v Is An Ex Or Lx And If It's A 4wd Or 2wd...

55 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
Txgirl830
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I Have A 98 Honda Crv. I Have Replaced The Radiator, Thermostat And Cooling...

Radiator, thermostat and cooling sensor have been replaced. The fans will not turn on. The car is still overheating.

22 views with no answers yet
Andrea Stone
10

Mpg Droped Dramatically

I have a 98 Honda CRV. I was getting about 27 MPG and am currently getting 16 MPG in a matter of two weeks! The check engine light is not on, I just changed the oil and the air filter. What could be c...

68 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months ago)