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1998 Toyota Camry User Reviews

1998 Toyota Camry Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 30 reviews

  • Performance:3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars 3.6 / 5
  • Appearance:3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars 3.7 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 / 5
  • Overall: 4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5

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PROS
"fuel economy" 12 reviews
"ride" 10 reviews
"power" 7 reviews
"reliable car" 5 reviews
"comfortable car" 4 reviews
CONS
"power" 5 reviews
"fuel economy" 4 reviews
"brakes" 2 reviews
"heavy car" 2 reviews
"interior" 2 reviews

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mooch writes:
1998 Toyota Camry XLE V6 Review
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This my second camry that went over 300000 miles

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nothing

mooch
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Best Car I Ever Owned — I have 321000 miles on this and still going strong, never broken down or had to get towed just reg maint, battery, brakes I drive this every day for work and do over 28000 a year, try and beat that

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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sturgissteele writes:
1998 Toyota Camry LE Review
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4

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Longevity, low maintenance, dependable...

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Driver seat is uncomfortable, but the car has 167000 miles.  

sturgissteele
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Great Car! — Great everyday driver. Works well in town and highway driving. Handles fine on the snow. Power is lacking a little, but given it's a 4 cylinder, it does pretty good passing. Cruise control works really good. Holds the speed accurately. Would buy another Camry in the future.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Buzz writes:
1998 Toyota Camry LE Review
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4

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Love the quiet ride

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It's not the quickest car

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Great Smooth, Reliable, First Car — I like how smooth and reliable this car has been. For being a 15 year old car, it has decent acceleration with the 2.2 engine. The car is fun to drive since I know it won't randomly die on me.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Seth writes:
1998 Toyota Camry LE Review
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5

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Indestructible, ALWAYS did what you asked of it, never had a hiccup

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Barely mediocre power,

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The Epitome Of Reliability — Performance- The acceleration is painfully slow, braking is secure and slightly surprising in an emergency stop, handling is predictable and easy to control but rollie pollie. Cost- One of the cheapest cars ive ever known of to own. Has never had a single mechanical problem. Gas mileage is quite good (up to 30 combined)

Primary Use: Family transportation

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SoulFox writes:
1998 Toyota Camry LE V6 Review
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3

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Very reliable, low maintanance vehicle. Safe care. I would trust it for a drive across country with it's current mileage of over 140k.

Cons

Backseat room could be more. A more stylish interior would be nice. Cheap plastic clips always break. Some areas are very hard to access, engine compartment is very close together. Stock shocks aren't the greatest. Oxygen Sensors in vehicle seem to be lemons for all Camry's around this year. Basic sound system.

SoulFox
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Reccomended For Daily Driver. Not A Sports Car, But It Can Be. — I like the appearance, specifically the front and back of the car. The back taillights are very original. The car is very reliable, low maintanence and handles very well. Huge trunk. V6 has enough power to keep me happy, not a sports car though. The front and rear seats are not made well. The front seats are not sturdy. Okay gas mileage. Not very fancy interior, however not bad either. Stock stereo is trash but very easy to upgrade. Easy access to most things to install upgrades, however the engine is a very tight fit with hard to reach places. Everything is computer controlled, which limits your ability as a mechanic to do any major changes, but that goes for almost all cars 1990 and newer. Overall, recommended for the daily driver, long or short distances. Not the most comfortable in distances over 3 hours. Very well made machine.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Florentino writes:
1998 Toyota Camry LE Review
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Smooth doesn't stand out

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not amazing in snow, ok gas milage

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Decent Family Car — This has been a fine car for my family. While I have driven it, it avoided all hazards in my path, provided reliable transportation for my family, and has been decent on gas. It isn't a pleasure car but it gets the job done well.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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jesusnaction writes:
1998 Toyota Camry LE Review
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it runs compared to my last car 90 Sable

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hoping better mpg after shopping for a car for under the 3000.00 price tag hard to find cars in good condition with low miles with median mpg greater than 25

jesusnaction
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Love My Car — im making improvement s with the car since the purchase back in Feb 13, with the original radio and multi disc changer not up to par it was time to put in a aftermarket. Add dashboard and deck protection covers and tinted windows and the car will do well..replacing the rubber tracking for drivers side window and soon be time for the timing belt .I had purchased this from a dealer with 171000 miles and do not know the last time that was done. they did wheel alignment and recently to replaced the radiator. The sunroof is a bonus.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Willcamry98 writes:
1998 Toyota Camry CE Review
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Car is good on gas n looks great

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braking is a little off but I use down shifting on turns

Willcamry98
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Great N Looks Is Awsome — Car is like a sports car looks n feels comfortable u sit low .tune ups when I need to but trust worthy always starts up.handling is good some times braking is slow but the car is fun to drive lights are good inside is clean and it's got space

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Painter_1 writes:
1998 Toyota Camry LE V6 Review
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powerful, smooth ride, great handling, for me its just a great car. wouldn't want to let
it go if I didn't need  to aquire a Van that has more utility to transport my Family, & other items that just will not fit and transport properly, in a car.

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rotors may need turning, other than that it is just a great  reliable & well built automobile.

Painter_1
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Clean Title — I liked the fact that it is a good solid built reliable & depenable automobile, Had great passing power, smooth ride, quite, never failed me, never failed to start, always good to go, would I recomend this car? without a moments hesitation, can't say enough about its quality, dependability, & reliability, good looking comfortable great, safe, car!

Primary Use: Family transportation

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thorgan writes:
1998 Toyota Camry CE V6 Review
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Reliable

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Not very exciting, if that's what you're looking for

thorgan
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Reliable Transportation — Not an exciting car, but overall a reliable one. This has a V6 which gives it plenty of power for a smaller car. My wife loves this car, hopes it lasts her many more years. Overall a very good car.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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