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null 1998 Saturn SL1
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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1998 Saturn SL1 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1998 Saturn SL1 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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1998 Saturn SL1 Base 4dr Sedan
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$11,295
    Invoice *$10,426
    Engine1.9L I-4 100 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD
    Fuel Economy City28.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy39.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine1.9L I-4 100 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD
    Alternator96 amp
    Battery525 amp
    Axle RatioN/A
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank12.1 gal.
    Auxiliary Fuel TankN/A
    Exhauststainless steel
    Drive Typefront-wheel
    4WD ShiftN/A
    Locking Hub ControlN/A
    Limited Slip DifferentialN/A
    Traction ControlN/A
  • Steering and Suspension
    Electronic StabilityN/A
    RideN/A
    Ride ControlN/A
    Adaptive SuspensionN/A
    Auto-Levelling SuspensionN/A
    Front Suspensionstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoil
    Front Torsion BarN/A
    Front ShocksN/A
    Rear Suspensionstrut
    Rear Anti-Roll BarN/A
    Rear Springscoil
    Rear ShocksN/A
    Steeringrack & pinion
    Steering CoolerN/A
    Brakesfront disc/rear drum
    Vented Disc Brakesfront
    Wheels14.0 " steel
    Front TiresP175/70SR14.0BSW AS
    Rear Tires (if different from Front)N/A
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity5
    Front Seat Typebucket
    Heated Front SeatsN/A
    Front Headrestsfixed
    Front ArmrestsN/A
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls4-way
    Easy EntryN/A
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way
    Rear Seats60-40 bench
    Rear Headrestsfixed
    Rear Child SeatsN/A
    Rear ArmrestsN/A
    Third Row SeatsN/A
    Third Row Child SeatsN/A
    Third Row ArmrestsN/A
    Seat Trimpremium cloth
    Door Trimcloth
    Headlinerfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpet
    Floor MatsN/A
    Dashboard InsertN/A
    Gear Shift Knob TrimN/A
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    SunroofN/A
    Convertible RoofN/A
    Roof FeaturesN/A
    Vanity Mirrorspassenger
    Auxiliary VisorsN/A
    Rearview Mirrorday-night
    Rear Visor Vanity MirrorN/A
    Glove Boxglove box
    Cabback InsulatorN/A
    Dome Lightdome light
    Reading LightsN/A
    Floor Consolefull
    Overhead ConsoleN/A
    Cup Holderfront
    Instrument Panel Storagebin
    Dashboard Storagedashboard storage
    Interior Concealed StorageN/A
    Seatback StorageN/A
    Refrigerated BoxN/A
    Manufacturer Luggage SetN/A
    Door Binsdual
    Rear Door BinsN/A
    Underseat TrayN/A
    Cargo Concealed StorageN/A
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpeted
    Trunk Lid TrimN/A
    Cargo CoverN/A
    Cargo NetN/A
    Cargo Tie DownsN/A
    Cargo Lightcargo light
    Air CompressorN/A
    Front Air ConditioningN/A
    Climate ControlN/A
    Rear Air ConditioningN/A
    Air FilterN/A
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ducts
    Automatic Air RecirculationN/A
    Rear HeaterN/A
    RadioAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel ControlsN/A
    CDN/A
    MP3 PlayerN/A
    MiniDisc PlayerN/A
    Speakers4
    AmplifierN/A
    Radio Theft DeterrentN/A
    Antennafixed
    Cruise ControlN/A
    Door Locksmanual
    Heated Door LocksN/A
    Remote Keyless EntryN/A
    Trunk/Hatch/Door Releasemechanical
    Remote Fuel Flap Releasemechanical
    Rear Window ReleaseN/A
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locks
    Fuel Filler Door ReleaseN/A
    Cell PhoneN/A
    Power Outlets1
    AC power outletN/A
    Trunk PulldownN/A
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory PowerN/A
    Garage Door OpenerN/A
    Smokers PackageN/A
    Lighter ElementsN/A
    First Aid KitN/A
    Emergency SOSN/A
    Adjustable PedalsN/A
    Entertainment CenterN/A
    Voice RecorderN/A
    Picnic TableN/A
    Internet AccessN/A
    Instrument Displayanalog
    Tachometertachometer
    Oil Pressure GaugeN/A
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Volt GaugeN/A
    InclinometerN/A
    AltimeterN/A
    Heads Up DisplayN/A
    ClockN/A
    CompassN/A
    Exterior TemperatureN/A
    Systems MonitorN/A
    Check ControlN/A
    Trip ComputerN/A
    Trip Odometertrip odometer
    Park Distance ControlN/A
    Navigation SystemN/A
    Steering Wheeltilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/A
    Tow BarN/A
    Front Windowsmanual
    Rear Windowsmanual
    Quarter Vent Rear WindowsN/A
    1-Touch OpenN/A
    Tinted Windowslight
    Double Pane Side GlassN/A
    Sun BlindsN/A
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittent
    Heated Front WipersN/A
    Rain Detecting WipersN/A
    Speed Sensitve WipersN/A
    Rear Windshield WiperN/A
    Rear Heated WipersN/A
    Electrically Heated WindshieldN/A
    Sun Visor StripN/A
    Rear Defrosterrear defroster
    Rear BlindsN/A
    Rear Windshield TypeN/A
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)N/A
    Daytime Running Lightsdaytime running lights
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact AirbagsN/A
    Passenger Side Impact AirbagN/A
    Overhead AirbagN/A
    Occupancy SensorN/A
    Childseat SensorN/A
    Head ProtectionN/A
    Knee AirbagN/A
    Rear Side AirbagN/A
    Side Impact BarsN/A
    Seatbelt PretensionersN/A
    Ignition DisableN/A
    Panic AlarmN/A
    Tracker SystemN/A
    Security SystemN/A
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume12.1 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo LengthN/A
    Exterior Length176.9 "
    Exterior Width66.7 "
    Exterior Height54.5 "
    Wheelbase102 "
    Front Tread57 "
    Rear Tread56 "
    Turning Radius18.5 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight RatingN/A
    Curb Weight2,284 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight RatingN/A
    Rear Gross Axle Weight RatingN/A
    PayloadN/A
    Max Trailer Weight1,000 lbs.
    Max Trailer Tongue WeightN/A
    Drag Coefficient.31
    Front Legroom42.5 "
    Rear Legroom32.8 "
    Front Headroom39.3 "
    Rear Headroom38.0 "
    Third Row HeadroomN/A
    Front Hiproom50.7 "
    Rear Hiproom51.6 "
    Third Row HiproomN/A
    Front Shoulder Room54.3 "
    Rear Shoulder Room53.5 "
    Third Row Shoulder RoomN/A
    Passenger Volume91 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo WidthN/A
    Exterior Cargo VolumeN/A
    Interior Cargo Volume12.1 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats FoldedN/A
  • Exterior Features
    Mud FlapsN/A
    Rear SpoilerN/A
    Running BoardsN/A
    Skid PlatesN/A
    Trunk RackN/A
    PickupN/A
    Bumpersblack
    Rear BumperN/A
    Rear Step BumperN/A
    Bodyside MoldingsN/A
    Bodyside InsertN/A
    Bodyside CladdingN/A
    Rocker Panel ExtensionsN/A
    Wheel WellN/A
    Fender FlaresN/A
    Grille MoldingsN/A
    Paintmonotone
    Exterior Mirrorsmanual remote driver, manual passenger
    TraileringN/A
    Trailering HarnessN/A
    Trailering HitchN/A
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles36/36,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles72/100,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,000
    Maintenance Months/MilesN/A
    Accessories Months/MilesN/A
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1998 Saturn SL1 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.
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