1998 Toyota Corolla User Reviews

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    1998 Toyota Corolla VE Review
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    155

    Toyota Corolla Ve — Great car, especially for the price. I had a 93 corolla back in highschool, loved it!!! much improve version over my 83 Nissan Sentra, I was able to beat my friend who had a new 2002 Corolla (his was automatic mine was stick) I prefer stick, but they are harder to find, and usually not as well taken care of, unfortanetly this one was in great shape, bought it back from a customer of my dad, drove amazing for 200k miles, better than ones with half the miles. I had someone test drive one with 117k miles and they said this drove much better, I agree. I wish my girlfriend wanted it!

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: economical, reliable, low maintenance

    Cons: no overdrive, little small

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    1998 Toyota Corolla LE Review
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    This Is My Brother's Car — Though the body has fallen to bits, the engine still runs strong. He has taken it from Washington to Iowa and down to Arkansas many times. It still runs! He bought it used in 2005 and it has been through alot! It may not look pretty (especially front passenger fender (dents and rust) and the door handles may lock you in, snap off, or disolve in your hand, but the engine runs strong and doesn't stall, die, blow up, or even cough.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: The engine just runs...and runs.. Drives everywhere!

    Cons: door handles inside and out break constantly, window cranks are hard to use

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    1998 Toyota Corolla CE Review
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    55

    '98 Toyota Corolla — My sister handed down her car when she went off to college and, besides the basic maintenance every car needs, this car hasn't needed a thing. A slight leak in the hydraulic power steering line is the only problem this 14 year old car has had. It has run through many 'a tire but it's one of the funnest cars I've ever driven.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Pros = Great car, easy to maintain, fuel efficient, fun to drive.

    Cons: Cons = Not the sexiest car. But that never stopped anyone.

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    Consumer Friendly — small but very reliable, great on fuel economy. Doesn't look extrmely awsome but It's no where near a laughing stock. Interior's basic, but extremely easy to upgrade if you know what your doing. & Maintnance is never really an issue. Thanks

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: It's very reliable. 12 years and still running perfecto

    Cons: It's weak, I like power & torque. This has neither

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    Not Modified Bt Chole — awesum engine sound super acceleration after 60 km/h, beautiful chasis. weak acceleration initially, bt enough 4 bangladesh. bought brand new 98 model bought in 99. huge mileage and excellent maintained.this car surely is funky to drive unlike a vvt-i engine toyota.roaring engine sound.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: love driving

    Cons: old

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    1998 Toyota Corolla VE Review
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    1998 Toyota Corolla 4 Dr Ve Sedan — Performance: Reasonably nippy for a 1.6, brakes good, handles good on lowered suspension and 17" alloys. Build Quality: Very Good, even air con worked well. Appearence: Sits well on big wheels and low suspension with subtle TRD bodykit. Cost of Ownership: Cheap to run. Fun Factor: Lots of fun with very loud exhaust setting car alarms off.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Drives well, not a car you see modified very often.

    Cons: Granny like image on standard car.

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    Love It — Excellent family car but in a sports version...only about 1 of the 2 that came to Fiji...this baby had a extraordnary 110hp 5AFHE engine thats about the same as any corolla 5AFE engine but with a very aggressive air flow system which gives extra ordinary power to his car... my personal best in this car was 175kmph even though this was a automatic..manual would have clocked 180+++.. too bad had to sell it!!

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: excellent family car...with sports looks. gave me good 2 years without any probs

    Cons: bit oflight weight at the rear end so not too good with fast driving..however depends on driver to handle it

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    Great Car! — love the reliability, but needs power locks and windows. great all around car for comfort, fuel economy. drives like a new car at 165000km. factory stereo with 2 speakers even sounds good still. everything works as new. we all should drive one

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: build quality

    Cons: nothing, but dealer installed, aftermarket cruise control is crap

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    This Will Get You There, It'll Just Put You To Sleep On The Way. — Doesn't look like anything, doesn't perform like anything, but I put 160,000 miles on it in 6 years and never had to do more than oil and brakes. That's impressive reliability! It has no fun factor, and the back seat is abysmally small, but it's a commuter car, and in that regard it excels.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Gas mileage, Reliability

    Cons: No heart, No soul

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    Corrolla Power — It handled well but had a bit of body roll, the acceleration was brisk, 0-60 in under 10 secs. Nothing went wrong in my 3-4 years I had it. Solid reliable transport with a bit of Zip if you pushed it!

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Solid reliable transport with a bit of go when pushed

    Cons: It needed suspension work to get it through the MOT after 4 years so binned it!

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2014 Toyota Corolla Reviews

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    2013 Toyota Corolla Reviews

    My Corolla By Michael

    The Toyota Corolla is one of the best selling cars in the world for a reason. It does what it was made to do - be a solid car. For the price, it is a good transportation device and the reliability/gas... Read More

    Budget Car By kzahiruddin

    No road grip, and very light weight. During cruise at 80 Miles speed turning is disbalance. Aircon. is not powerful. Very good fuel consumption. Sound system is very powerful. I like heated side mirro... Read More

    2012 Toyota Corolla Reviews

    2012 Toyota Corolla S By Tammy

    I would buy this car again, The 2015's are no where near as nice! This vehicle is very sporty,reliable and has more than enough room. Big Gas saver and rides real nice on road trips as well.It's aweso... Read More

    It Is A Nice Family Car. By Ömer

    It is a nice family car.It doesnt makes a lot of sounds.It is pretty fast.It cost a very big money.And ıt swallows a lot of gas.It is very fun to drive this car because it is comfy.You should buy on... Read More

    2011 Toyota Corolla Reviews

    Toyota Corolla Is A Nice And Easy Handling Car, And Its Seats Are Great With A Lot Of Cargo Space. By zeynep

    I love to drive this car because, It was faster than I expected, gas reliable, easy to handle,and engine has long life efficiency. I think that is why it is the best car which Toyota sells most. It ha... Read More

    Best In Price Range By DavidH25

    The 2011 is the last model year the Corolla has with the 1.8Liter 1ZZ FE, an engine with a near perfect blend of power and economy. The 2012 went to the 2ZR FE and gets less economy than the 2011, 34/... Read More

    2010 Toyota Corolla Reviews

    Great Car; Safe, Comfortable, Reliable -- Just Not A Snow Car By kgilleon

    I love the easiness of this car. It takes very little to keep it well maintained and running well. It's perfect for inner-city settings, where fitting into parking spots and good mileage are incredibl... Read More

    Cute Little Car For Anybody Who Wants To Save Gas By Yellow_Dynamite26

    Awesome lilttle car. Saves so much on gas and the designe is cute. I bought the smokey gray color. the price was not bad and hope to have this car as my main car well I by another one for my weekend ... Read More

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