1998 Nissan Altima Overview


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1998 Nissan Altima Overview

The Nissan Altima was all new for the 1998 model year. It was drastically restyled, featuring a longer, leaner look compared to the previous rounded appearance. The suspension and drive train were revised, and passengers got more legroom in the back. By this point, the Altima was Nissan's number one vehicle.

The 1998 Altima came in four trim levels: the base XE, the midrange GXE, the sporty SE, and the luxurious GLE. The GXE was the most popular model, and the GLE came standard with leather seating and a power driver's seat. All Altimas in the lineup shared a 2.4 liter, 150 horsepower four cylinder engine. Fuel economy is 21/29 mpg.

Drivers like the 1998 Nissan Altima because it is a good value. They say it gets good gas mileage, has plenty of available amenities, and have a surprising amount of power for a four cylinder. Some drivers find the seats to be uncomfortable, and the Altima's new look is often criticized.


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Radiator Question

What's the name of the plastic pipe on top of your radiator that the antifreeze runs through ? Can I buy just that pipe ?

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Nissan Altima Throws Code P 505

98 Altima had total engine rebuilt. Head was warped, machined smoothed, runs great. Now engine light on, throws code P 505 and needs Ca. smog cert. Tech said it will be about $400.00. He let me kn...

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Intake Manifold Gasket Leak

I recently took my 1998 Nissan Altima to get a diagnostic on why it idles rough or pulses, it came out that I have an intake manifold gasket leak and some vaccume line leaks going to the intake manifo...

1,141 views with 3 answers (last answer 4 months ago)

Replace Motor Mounts On 1998 Altima Gxe

How do I rplace motor mounts on Nissan Altima GXE 4 cylinder

1,595 views with 2 answers (last answer 7 months ago)

Why Does My Air Does Not Circulate In Engine

why does it turn off and we smell gas from vents but turns on good goes good until it a cirtine point!!

26 views with 2 answers (last answer 11 months ago)