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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

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

1998 Lincoln Town Car Executive 4dr Sedan1998 Lincoln Town Car Signature 4dr Sedan1998 Lincoln Town Car Cartier 4dr Sedan
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$38,030$39,680$42,830
    Invoice *$34,702$36,170$38,974
    Engine4.6L V-8 205 HP 280 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm4.6L V-8 205 HP 280 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm4.6L V-8 205 HP 280 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City17.0 mpg17.0 mpg17.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy24.0 mpg24.0 mpg24.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine4.6L V-8 205 HP 280 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm4.6L V-8 205 HP 280 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm4.6L V-8 205 HP 280 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Alternator130 amp130 amp130 amp
    BatteryStandard:72 amp heavy duty with run down protectionAvailable:78 amp heavy duty with run down protection72 amp heavy duty with run down protection72 amp heavy duty with run down protection
    Axle RatioStandard:3.08Available:3.27Standard:3.08Available:3.553.08
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank19.0 gal.19.0 gal.19.0 gal.
    ExhaustStandard:stainless steelAvailable:dual stainless steelStandard:stainless steelAvailable:dual stainless steeldual stainless steel
    Drive Typerear-wheelrear-wheelrear-wheel
    Limited Slip DifferentialAvailable:limited slip differentialN/AN/A
    Traction ControlABS & drivelineABS & drivelineABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    Auto-Levelling Suspensionrearrearrear
    Front Anti-Roll BarStandard:front anti-roll barAvailable:heavy dutyfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front SpringsStandard:coilAvailable:heavy duty coilcoilcoil
    Rear Suspensionrigid axle multi-linkrigid axle multi-linkrigid axle multi-link
    Rear Anti-Roll BarStandard:rear anti-roll barAvailable:heavy dutyrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear SpringsStandard:airAvailable:heavy duty airairair
    Steeringre-circulating ballre-circulating ballre-circulating ball
    Steering Coolersteering coolersteering coolersteering cooler
    BrakesStandard:4-wheel discAvailable:front disc/rear drum4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels16.0 " silver aluminum16.0 " silver aluminum16.0 " chrome aluminum
    Front TiresStandard:P225/60SR16.0BSW ASAvailable:P225/60SR16.0WSW ASP225/70SR16.0BSW ASStandard:P225/60SR16.0BSW ASAvailable:P225/60SR16.0WSW ASP235/60TR16.0BSW ASStandard:P225/60SR16.0BSW ASAvailable:P225/60SR16.0WSW AS
    Spare Tire and WheelStandard:compact steelAvailable:full-sizeStandard:compact steelAvailable:full-sizeStandard:compact steelAvailable:full-size
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating CapacityStandard:6Available:366
    Front Seat Type40-20-40 split-bench40-20-40 split-bench40-20-40 split-bench
    Heated Front SeatsN/AAvailable:driver and front passenger heated-cushiondriver and front passenger heated-cushion
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable w/tilt
    Front Armrestscentercenter w/storagecenter w/storage
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls8-way (4-way power)(6-way power)(6-way power)
    Front Passenger Seat Direction ControlsStandard:8-way (4-way power)Available:4-way(6-way power)(6-way power)
    Rear Seatsbenchbenchbench
    Rear Headrestsfixedfixedfixed
    Rear Armrestscentercentercenter
    Seat TrimStandard:leatherAvailable:clothleatherleather
    Door Trimleatherette w/carpet lowerleatherette w/carpet lowerleatherette w/carpet lower
    HeadlinerStandard:full clothAvailable:front clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor MatsStandard:carpeted front & rearAvailable:carpet frontcarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rear
    Dashboard InsertN/Agenuine woodgenuine wood
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Vanity Mirrorsdual illuminateddual illuminateddual illuminated
    Rearview MirrorStandard:auto-dimming day-nightAvailable:day-nightauto-dimming day-nightauto-dimming day-night
    Rear Visor Vanity MirrorN/AN/Arear visor mirror
    Glove Boxlockinglockinglocking
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading LightsStandard:front & rearAvailable:frontfront & rearfront & rear
    Cup HolderStandard:frontAvailable:front and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Interior Concealed Storageinterior concealed storageinterior concealed storageinterior concealed storage
    Seatback Storage222
    Door Binsdriverdriverdriver
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Climate Controlautomatic air conditioningautomatic air conditioningautomatic air conditioning
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    RadioStandard:premium AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAvailable:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanclockpremium AM/FM stereo, seek-scanStandard:premium AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAvailable:premium AM/FM stereo, seek-scanpremium AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel ControlsN/Aradio steering wheel controlsradio steering wheel controls
    CDAvailable:trunk/cargo area mounted 6-discAvailable:trunk/cargo area mounted 6-discAvailable:trunk/cargo area mounted 6-disc
    Speakers4Standard:4Available:6 brand6 brand
    Antennawindow grid diversitywindow grid diversitywindow grid diversity
    Cruise Controlwith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controls
    Door Lockspowerpowerpower
    Remote Keyless Entrykeyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door Releasekeyfobkeyfobkeyfob
    Remote Fuel Flap Releasepowerpowerpower
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Cell PhoneN/AAvailable:voice activatedAvailable:voice activated
    Power Outlets222
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Garage Door OpenerN/AHomeLink Wireless Control SystemHomeLink Wireless Control System
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Systems Monitorsystems monitorsystems monitorsystems monitor
    Trip Computertrip computertrip computertrip computer
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheeltilttilttilt
    Steering Wheel Materialleatherleatherleather
    Front Windowspowerpowerpower
    Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    1-Touch Opendriverdriverdriver
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • 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
    Ignition Disableimmobilizerimmobilizerimmobilizer
    Panic Alarmpanic alarmpanic alarmpanic alarm
    Security Systemsecurity systemsecurity systemsecurity system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door CountStandard:4 doorsAvailable:2 doors4 doors4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume20.6 cu.ft.20.6 cu.ft.20.6 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length215.3 "215.3 "215.3 "
    Exterior Width78.0 "78.0 "78.0 "
    Exterior Height58.0 "58.0 "58.0 "
    Wheelbase118 "118 "118 "
    Front Tread63 "63 "63 "
    Rear Tread65 "65 "65 "
    Turning Radius21.1 '21.1 '21.1 '
    Curb Weight4,005 lbs.4,005 lbs.4,005 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight2,000 lbs.2,000 lbs.2,000 lbs.
    Front Legroom42.6 "42.6 "42.6 "
    Rear Legroom41.1 "41.1 "41.1 "
    Front Headroom39.2 "39.2 "39.2 "
    Rear Headroom37.5 "37.5 "37.5 "
    Front Hiproom57.3 "57.3 "57.3 "
    Rear Hiproom58.0 "58.0 "58.0 "
    Front Shoulder Room60.6 "60.6 "60.6 "
    Rear Shoulder Room60.3 "60.3 "60.3 "
    Passenger Volume112 cu.ft.112 cu.ft.112 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume20.6 cu.ft.20.6 cu.ft.20.6 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Bumpersbody-colored with chrome insertStandard:body-colored with chrome insertAvailable:body-coloredbody-colored with chrome insert
    Bodyside Insertchromechromechrome
    Bodyside Claddingbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Grille Moldingschromechromechrome
    PaintStandard:monotoneAvailable:tri-coat monotoneStandard:monotoneAvailable:tri-coat monotoneStandard:monotone with badgingAvailable:tri-coat monotone with badging
    Exterior Mirrorsdual power remote heated, convex spotter passengerdual power remote heated, convex spotter passengerdual power remote heated, convex spotter passenger
    Traileringclass Iclass Iclass I
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
    Major Components Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/unlimited60/unlimited60/unlimited
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
    Accessories Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1998 Lincoln Town Car 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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