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3/4 Front Glamour 1998 AM General Hummer
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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1998 AM General Hummer specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1998 AM General Hummer warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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  • Overview
    MSRP *$56,563$63,155$68,878
    Invoice *$50,958$56,565$60,122
    Engine6.5L V-8 170 HP6.5L V-8 170 HP6.5L V-8 170 HP
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine6.5L V-8 170 HP6.5L V-8 170 HP6.5L V-8 170 HP
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Alternator124 amp124 amp124 amp
    Batterywith dual batteries124 amp with dual batteries124 amp with dual batteries
    Axle Ratio2.732.732.73
    Recommended Fuel Typedieseldieseldiesel
    Fuel Tank25.0 gal.25.0 gal.25.0 gal.
    Auxiliary Fuel Tank17.0 gal.17.0 gal.17.0 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelstainless steel
    Drive Typefull-time four-wheelfull-time four-wheelfull-time four-wheel
    Locking Hub Controlpermanentpermanentpermanent
  • Steering and Suspension
    Front Suspensiondouble wishbonedouble wishbonedouble wishbone
    Front Springsheavy duty coilheavy duty coilheavy duty coil
    Front Shocksheavy dutyheavy dutyheavy duty
    Rear Suspensiondouble wishbonedouble wishbonedouble wishbone
    Rear Springsheavy duty coilheavy duty coilheavy duty coil
    Rear Shocksheavy dutyheavy dutyheavy duty
    Steeringre-circulating ballre-circulating ballre-circulating ball
    Steering Coolerheavy dutyheavy dutyheavy duty
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfront and rearN/AN/A
    Wheels16.5 " black steel16.5 " black steel16.5 " black steel
    Front TiresLT318/37SR16.5BSW ATLT318/37SR16.5BSW ATLT318/37SR16.5BSW AT
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity244
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front Armrestsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Rear SeatsN/Abucketbucket
    Rear HeadrestsN/Aadjustableadjustable
    Seat Trimclothclothcloth
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Convertible RoofN/Amanual with lining, roll-over protectionN/A
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Dome Lightdome lightN/Adome light
    Reading Lightsfront & rearN/AN/A
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Cup Holderfrontfrontfront
    Seatback StorageN/A22
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Rear Door BinsN/Arear door binsrear door bins
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanualmanual
    Rear Air ConditioningN/Arear HVACrear HVAC
    Rear Heat DuctsN/Aunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    Rear HeaterN/Aauxiliary rear heaterauxiliary rear heater
    RadioAM/FM stereo, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    Door Lockspowerpowerpower
    Power Outlets222
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Oil Pressure Gaugeoil pressure gaugeoil pressure gaugeoil pressure gauge
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Volt Gaugevoltmeter gaugevoltmeter gaugevoltmeter gauge
    Front Windowspowerpowerpower
    Rear WindowsN/Apowerpower
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Rear Windshield Typeslidingslidingsliding
  • Safety
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count2 doors4 doors4 doors
    Exterior Length184.5 "184.5 "184.5 "
    Exterior Width86.5 "86.5 "86.5 "
    Exterior Height75.0 "75.0 "76.8 "
    Wheelbase130 "130 "130 "
    Front Tread72 "72 "72 "
    Rear Tread72 "72 "72 "
    Turning Radius26.5 '26.5 '26.5 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating10,300 lbs.10,300 lbs.10,300 lbs.
    Curb Weight6,390 lbs.6,640 lbs.6,710 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight Rating4,100 lbs.4,100 lbs.4,100 lbs.
    Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating6,800 lbs.6,800 lbs.6,800 lbs.
    Payload3,910 lbs.3,660 lbs.3,510 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight8,410 lbs.8,160 lbs.8,010 lbs.
    Front Legroom38.2 "38.2 "38.2 "
    Rear LegroomN/A31.7 "31.7 "
    Front Headroom42.1 "42.1 "42.1 "
    Rear HeadroomN/A42.4 "42.4 "
    Front Shoulder Room77.1 "77.1 "77.1 "
    Rear Shoulder RoomN/A77.1 "77.1 "
    Passenger VolumeN/A115 cu.ft.115 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Bumperswith 2 front tow hook(s)with 2 front tow hook(s)with 2 front tow hook(s)
    Rear Bumperblack withblack withblack with
    Grille Moldingsbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Exterior Mirrorsdual manualdual manualdual manual
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1998 AM General Hummer safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
  Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Specs section.
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