1998 Toyota Corolla Overview


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1998 Toyota Corolla Overview

The Toyota Corolla got a redesign for 1998. The new Corolla was bigger and while the styling was still very conservative, the lines of the car were more graceful and modern. New options like side airbags and a CD player were offered.

The 1998 Corolla got a new, aluminum 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine, rating at 120-horsepower--the most ever for a Corolla. Fuel economy was noticeably improved, with the 1998 Corolla coming in at 31-38 mpg. The standard level was renamed the VE, and the LE was brought back. The mid-level CE rounded out the trims.

Drivers of the 1998 Corolla are enthusiastic about its more powerful engine, and increased fuel efficiency, and of course they appreciate the Toyota reputation for dependability. However, some still find the car too small in the back, and others complain about the dull look of the car and the lack of available options compared to other models.


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    Ronnie Hartwell

    Car Break

    My break lights want cut off what is wrong or witch fuse should I remove to cut that off

    3 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)

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    Mike Chue

    My Toyota Rear Door Wont Open.

    How do you open the door panel when the door handle from the outside of the door is broken. Do i break the door handle from the outside to get it open

    25 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)

    98 Toyota Corolla - What Other Vehicle Motors Will Fit

    I have a 98 Toyota corolla we believe timing belt jumped and damaged motor. are there other vehicles or age ranges of motors that will fit in this one as a replacement?

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    Vibration Of My Corolla

    Hello i have a problem , my corolla 1998 4afe eng 1.6 manual trans . it has 500,000 km, has vibration on the AC i cleaned throttle body , injector . & replaced spark plugs , engine mounts ... coo...

    51 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months ago)