1998 Ford Expedition Overview

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1998 Ford Expedition Overview

Demand for the 1998 Ford Expedition exceeded production in the full-size SUV's sophomore year. Buyers sought out the Expedition for its size, its surprisingly agile handling, and its interior comfort.

The '98 Expedition was offered in two trim choices, XLT and Eddie Bauer. The Eddie Bauer trim line was targeted, like its namesake Seattle outfitters, at buyers looking for luxury with an outdoorsy feel; it delivered features like captain's-chair seats and leather upholstery. The baseline XLT trim offered plenty of high-end features, though, including dual airbags, antilock brakes, and height-adjustable seatbelts.

An optional third seat brought the 1998 Expedition's passenger capacity to 9. The '98 Ford Expedition also provided a giant 118 cubic feet of cargo capacity.

Under the hood, "big" was the watchword as well. Buyers had a choice of two overhead cam V-8 Triton engines; a 4.6 liter with a 215 horsepower output, or an upgrade to a 5.4 liter, 230 horsepower model.

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    How Can I Tell If My 1998 Expedition Key Is Chipped Or Not?

    Case in point: got a spare key cut for the 1998 Ford Expedition. Spare opens the locks, fits in ignition, and starts the vehicle--but then it consistently dies in 1 to 2 seconds. The real key contin...

    8 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 days ago)

    Vehicle Issues

    My Ford expedition i bought in February from Winchester, tn Russell Barnett.All of sudden coming home in it ,it went into limp- in mode and it's not shifting anymore, What could be the problem?

    9 views with 2 answers (last answer about a week ago)

    Door Ajar Light/warning & Main Light On (dome)while Driving

    Having issues with the door ajar light. All doors and windows are closed and secure however the light on instrument panel stays on sometimes until I drive at least 15 miles an hour then it shuts o...

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    New Stereo, New Fuse, New Wiring Harness, Still No Power

    Hi guys. I have a 98 Expedition that the stereo stopped working when I tried to change to a new stereo. I blew a fuse so I changed it. Still no power. Thought it was the radio so I bought a new on...

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    Oil And Coolant Indicator Lights On, No Heat

    Just bought her 2 weeks ago. Has 145 miles and I already had the starter replaced. 3 days ago check engine light went on and I was told I need a #4 spark plug replaced. Can't get me in for a couple ...

    4,047 views with 24 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)