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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    98 Corolla

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    How do I file a complaint against a dealer on your website for false advertising?

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    On the dashboard I get the low oil pressure light. When the engine is cold it does not show. When the temperature guage is in the middle it will come on and usually stay on until the engine is shut ...

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    1998 Brake Light On While I'm Driving

    My 1998 corolla brake light is on while I'm driving. I put the brake on which is in my right side when i park but 1st the light came and went out then now it is showing for good. do i need to do som...

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    Hot Rear Brake Drum On 1998 Corolla

    My driver-side rear brake drum seems to get hot after driving for a while (50kms, for instance), whilst the other brake drum becomes warm, but not as hot. The wheel cylinder has been changed, seem...

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