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1998 Toyota Corolla User Reviews

1998 Toyota Corolla Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 26 reviews

  • Performance:3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars 3.5 / 5
  • Appearance:3.3 out of 5 stars3.3 out of 5 stars3.3 out of 5 stars3.3 out of 5 stars3.3 out of 5 stars 3.3 / 5
  • Build Quality:3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars 3.9 / 5
  • Overall: 4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5

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PROS
"ride" 8 reviews
"fuel economy" 7 reviews
"power" 6 reviews
"reliable car" 6 reviews
"maintenance" 2 reviews
CONS
"power" 6 reviews
"small power" 2 reviews
"handling" 2 reviews
"fuel economy" 2 reviews

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Displaying 11 - 20 of 26 1998 Toyota Corolla reviews.

Devon writes:
1998 Toyota Corolla LE Review
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4

Pros

Gas mileage, Reliability

Cons

No heart, No soul

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This Will Get You There, It'll Just Put You To Sleep On The Way. — Doesn't look like anything, doesn't perform like anything, but I put 160,000 miles on it in 6 years and never had to do more than oil and brakes. That's impressive reliability! It has no fun factor, and the back seat is abysmally small, but it's a commuter car, and in that regard it excels.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Andrew writes:
1998 Toyota Corolla Review
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5

Pros

Solid reliable transport with a bit of go when pushed

Cons

It needed suspension work to get it through the MOT after 4 years so binned it!

25

Corrolla Power — It handled well but had a bit of body roll, the acceleration was brisk, 0-60 in under 10 secs. Nothing went wrong in my 3-4 years I had it. Solid reliable transport with a bit of Zip if you pushed it!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Mac writes:
1998 Toyota Corolla LE Review
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3

Pros

simple

Cons

nothing

25

It Is A Good Car — simple and stylish..has a simple interior and is spacious good performance in terms of speed and it has a stylish exterior.. can do a good distance with no repairs and not very expensive and is fun to go on long drives with it..

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

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Khaled writes:
1998 Toyota Corolla CE Review
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5

Pros

Everything

Cons

Performance

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Best Car In The World — My good friend ... whenever I need her, she's there for me :D performance is fair enough for 1.3L carb. Very cheap to run, lots of fun to drive it. needs a bigger engine and for me it's the best car in the world :)

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

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Islam writes:
1998 Toyota Corolla Review
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5

Pros

it has a huge truck

Cons

it doesn't has a big room in back seats

25

It Is Very Nice — it is automatic has a great acceleration hard breaks and amoderate handling it needs a littile repair from out side some work on the interior 1300 cc and it is fun to drive it costed me a lot of money so iwill never sell it

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

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Sonny writes:
1998 Toyota Corolla LE Review
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3

Pros

reliable and pretty funn

Cons

the front bumper needs to have the toyota emblem put bakc

35

98 Corolla — using it for now as a hoopty, wants to swap the motor with an SR20..pretty ok car && reliable. Has potential for alot of performane and has the ability to be a showcar as well...this is just temporary for now

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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William writes:
1998 Toyota Corolla CE Review
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4

Pros

Very reliable

Cons

Loose-feeling steering

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My Aunt's Toyota — My aunt's car. It's a fine car - my only quibble is that the steering and pedals don't give you a whole lot of feedback. There's also no cruise control, but this is admittedly not much of an issue on the PEI roads where this car is driven. Strengths include an excellent factory stereo with an analogue volume control (so that there are theoretically infinite volume settings instead of set levels that are sometimes too far apart).

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Franc writes:
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3

Pros

Manual gear box, i love it.

Cons

Appearance terrible

25

My Ride — Acceleration nice breaks make a very fun sound when applied. Solid body but colour wears out quickly. Interiors,exteriors are terrible, alot of dust due to off road driving. Gas consumption excellent and maintenace costs low. Manual, i love it.

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Joshua writes:
1998 Toyota Corolla LE Review
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3

Pros

Did a Corolla just over take you?  Yes it did.

Cons

reliable = dull

65

Some Cars Just Don't Fit. — This is a very reliable car, it is hard to find another car as reliable as a Corolla. Usually when you think four door sedan, you think of three speeds slow slower and stop. Not so much with this car, in fact it is quite possible to leave that pack and go lone wolf. Which is where you will spend most of your time. There is no spark to this car and is straight out average.

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Amanda writes:
1998 Toyota Corolla LE Review
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4

Pros

Reliable

Cons

not as much power, styling isn't up there.

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Great Commuter Car — Owned this car for 10 years and nothing has broken. Performs well for a 10 yr old car. I plan to drive it another 5 to 10 years with basic maintenance. Very reliable car. I have heard from other reviewers that the paint is not that great. I would say not so much, my paint is still in very good condition.

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