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1998 Chevrolet Corvette Overview

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/27 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 and comfortable everyday driving, all at a reasonable price.

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Why Isn't Heat / AC Working Properly After Changing AC Relay??

in this car, nothing in this CL model is working with the HVAC. Just tonight, the AC relay was changed, yet there was no response with the air con system. I noticed while looking at the face plate, ...

98 Headlight Making Noise

Right headlight functions great but makes a chirping clicking sound and kills the battery. Removed the #4 fuse and the noise stops and now battery seems fine but no headlight function. What do you t...

What Would Be A Good Upgrade On My 1998 Corvette Regarding The Mass Air Sen...

what would be the best performance upgrade regarding the mass air sensor for my 1998 corvette.I have a vera ram cold air intake


Car Not As Described

car not as described. many problems. paid by cercified check. what can i do. expensive repairs needed.

I Replaced My Front Shocks And They Were Not Made With The Abs Sensor Conta...

What problems can this lead to on the replacement of parts?