1998 Toyota RAV4 Overview


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1998 Toyota RAV4 Overview

The 1998 Toyota Rav4 was similar to previous models with a few exceptions. First, did you know that there were two model years in which the Rav4 was offered as a soft-top? No, seriously! 1999 and 1998 Rav4's could get their beaches on with their tops off. Not the prettiest models in the world, but cute.

Other than that, minor changes to the grille and front fascia gave the car/truck/SUV a slightly more updated look. The Rav4 was still available as a 2- or 4-door with all wheel drive.

The Rav4 continued its reputation as more of a cute car than a powerful one, with its 4-cylinder engine. The accompanying mileage can make other SUV drivers very jealous: at 22/25 city/highway, the Rav4 can get you from here to there for much less money.


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    What engines are compatible with 98 RAV4 mt 4x4? Camry? Corolla? How difficult? What is cheapest simplest swap?

    4 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 days ago)

    Why There Is No Electricity Flows To Sparks

    The problem with my car is no electricity flows to ignite the sparks. The lights,wiper,mirror etc are all working also the starter motor working as well.

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

    Rattle Behind Dashboard

    Any ideas on a rattle behind the dashboard on the passenger's side that gets louder as I come to a stop? In fact, the rattle/vibration/thumping sound continues even after I come to a stop. It's not ...

    7 views with no answers yet

    Will Not Shift Into Gear All The Time

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    Sometimes Can't Get Gear Into Reverse

    RAV 4 1998, aprx. 117K miles Sometimes, after starting her up, I can't get reverse into gear. Always goes in eventually, and for some reason some pumping on the brake seems to help. What's going on? ...

    961 views with 5 answers (last answer 6 months ago)