Insider Information

We have information you must know before you buy the Windstar.
We want to send it to you, along with other pricing insights.

Your Email
Submit

We will not spam you, and will never sell your email.

Thank you. You are now subscribed to our Pricing Insider updates.
3/4 Front Glamour 1998 Ford Windstar

Find Great Deals in Your Area

On This Page: Specs | Safety

Specs, Warranty & Reliability

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

Image
1998 Ford Windstar Base Cargo Van (1998.5 model)1998 Ford Windstar Base 3.0 Wagon1998 Ford Windstar Standard Cargo Van
[ - ] Replace This Style [ - ] Replace This Style [ - ] Replace This Style
FIND IT USED FIND IT USED FIND IT USED
  • Overview
    MSRP *$18,210$19,085$19,180
    Invoice *$16,560$17,697$17,398
    Engine3.0L V-6 150 HP3.0L V-6 150 HP3.0L V-6 150 HP
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City18.0 mpg18.0 mpg18.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy25.0 mpg25.0 mpg25.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine3.0L V-6 150 HP3.0L V-6 150 HP3.0L V-6 150 HP
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Alternator130 amp130 amp130 amp
    Battery58 amp58 amp with run down protection58 amp
    Axle Ratio3.983.563.98
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank20.0 gal.20.0 gal.20.0 gal.
    ExhaustN/Astainless steelstainless steel
    Drive Typefront-wheelfront-wheelfront-wheel
  • Steering and Suspension
    Front SuspensionN/Astrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll BarN/Afront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front SpringsN/Acoilcoil
    Rear SpringsN/Acoilcoil
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakes4-wheel discfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drum
    Vented Disc BrakesN/Afrontfront
    Wheels15.0 " steel15.0 " steel15.0 " steel
    Front TiresP215/70SR15.0BSW ASP205/70SR15.0BSW ASP215/70SR15.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity272
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Front Headrestsfixedfixedfixed
    Front ArmrestsN/Adriver and passengerN/A
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls4-way2-way4-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way2-way4-way
    Rear SeatsN/Aremoveable full benchN/A
    Rear HeadrestsN/AadjustableN/A
    Third Row SeatsN/Aremoveable full benchN/A
    Seat Trimvinylclothvinyl
    Door Trimcarpet lowerN/AN/A
    Headlinerfront clothfull clothfront cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxlockinglockinglocking
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Cup HolderN/Afront and rearN/A
    Instrument Panel Storagebinbinbin
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Cargo Concealed StorageN/Acargo concealed storageN/A
    Cargo Floor Trimvinyl/rubbercarpetedvinyl/rubber
    Trunk Lid TrimN/AvinylN/A
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    RadioAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan
    Speakers242
    Antennafixedfixedfixed
    Door Locksmanualmanualmanual
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Power Outlets121
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Trip OdometerN/Atrip odometerN/A
    Front Windowsmanualmanualmanual
    Rear Windowsfixedfixedfixed
    Quarter Vent Rear Windowsfixedfixedfixed
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear Windshield Wiperfixed intervalfixed intervalfixed interval
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count3 doors3 doors3 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume157.0 cu.ft.142.0 cu.ft.152.6 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length201.2 "201.2 "201.2 "
    Exterior Width75.4 "74.7 "75.8 "
    Exterior Height68.0 "67.8 "68.5 "
    Wheelbase121 "121 "121 "
    Front Tread64 "64 "64 "
    Rear Tread63 "63 "63 "
    Turning RadiusN/A20.2 '20.2 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight RatingN/AN/A5,380 lbs.
    Curb Weight3,545 lbs.N/A3,546 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight RatingN/AN/A2,747 lbs.
    Rear Gross Axle Weight RatingN/AN/A2,800 lbs.
    PayloadN/AN/A1,500 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight2,000 lbs.2,000 lbs.2,000 lbs.
    Drag CoefficientN/A.35N/A
    Front Legroom41.8 "41.8 "41.8 "
    Rear LegroomN/A39.2 "N/A
    Front Headroom39.3 "39.3 "39.3 "
    Rear HeadroomN/A38.9 "N/A
    Third Row HeadroomN/A38.1 "N/A
    Front Hiproom57.6 "57.6 "57.6 "
    Rear HiproomN/A61.0 "N/A
    Third Row HiproomN/A48.7 "N/A
    Front Shoulder Room60.9 "60.9 "60.9 "
    Rear Shoulder RoomN/A61.0 "N/A
    Third Row Shoulder RoomN/A57.6 "N/A
    Interior Cargo Volume157.0 cu.ft.26.5 cu.ft.152.6 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats FoldedN/A142.0 cu.ft.N/A
  • Exterior Features
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Rear Step BumperN/Arear step bumperrear step bumper
    Rocker Panel Extensionsrocker panel extensionsrocker panel extensionsrocker panel extensions
    Grille Moldingsbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Paintmonotonemonotonemonotone
    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
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/unlimited60/unlimited60/unlimited
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Accessories Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
SELECT STYLESClose
Select up to 3 styles to compare:
GL Wagon
Base Cargo Van (1998.5 model)
Base 3.0 Wagon
GL Wagon (1998.5 model)
Base Wagon (1998.5 model)
Limited Wagon (1998.5 model)
Standard Cargo Van
LX Wagon
LX Wagon (1998.5 model)
Limited Wagon
CompareCancel

Safety Rating

Below is the 1998 Ford Windstar 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.
Find great Ford Windstar used car deals in your area.See Used Listings