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Acura
RL
1998
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1998 Acura RL Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1998 Acura RL specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1998 Acura RL warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$41,200
Invoice *
$35,980
Engine
3.5L V-6 210 HP 224.0 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
19.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
25.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
48/50,000
Engine
3.5L V-6 210 HP 224.0 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
110 amp
Battery
65 amp
Recommended Fuel Type
premium unleaded
Fuel Tank
18.0 gal.
Exhaust
non stainless steel
Drive Type
front-wheel
Traction Control
driveline

Steering and Suspension

Front Suspension
double wishbone
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Rear Suspension
independent double wishbone
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
4-wheel disc
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
16.0 " silver aluminum
Front Tires
P215/60VR16.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel

Seating and Interior

Seating Capacity
5
Front Seat Type
bucket
Heated Front Seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Armrests
center w/storage
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
(6-way power)
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
(4-way power)
Rear Seats
bench
Rear Headrests
adjustable
Rear Armrests
center with pass-thru / center with pass-thru and skibag
Seat Trim
leather
Door Trim
leather
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear
Dashboard Insert
genuine wood
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather

Comfort and Conveniences

Sunroof
power
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated
Rearview Mirror
day-night
Glove Box
locking
Dome Light
fade
Reading Lights
front & rear
Floor Console
full
Overhead Console
mini with storage
Cup Holder
front and rear
Seatback Storage
2
Door Bins
dual
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Trunk Lid Trim
carpet
Cargo Net
cargo net
Cargo Light
cargo light
Climate Control
automatic air conditioning
Air Filter
air filter
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
brand AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls
CD
trunk/cargo area mounted 6-disc
Speakers
8 brand
Amplifier
amplifier
Radio Theft Deterrent
radio theft deterrent
Antenna
window grid
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
keyfob
Remote Fuel Flap Release
power
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks
Power Outlets
1
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Clock
in-dash
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Navigation System
integrated navigation system
Steering Wheel
power telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather
Front Windows
power
Rear Windows
power
1-Touch Open
driver
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front
Ignition Disable
immobilizer
Panic Alarm
panic alarm
Security System
security system

Dimensions and Capacities

Door Count
4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
14.0 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
195.1 "
Exterior Width
71.3 "
Exterior Height
56.5 "
Wheelbase
115 "
Front Tread
61 "
Rear Tread
61 "
Turning Radius
18.0 '
Curb Weight
3,558 lbs.
Front Legroom
42.1 "
Rear Legroom
35.4 "
Front Headroom
38.8 "
Rear Headroom
36.8 "
Front Hiproom
55.7 "
Rear Hiproom
56.5 "
Front Shoulder Room
56.9 "
Rear Shoulder Room
56.3 "
Passenger Volume
97 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
14.0 cu.ft.

Exterior Features

Mud Flaps
front and rear
Bumpers
body-colored with chrome insert
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored
Bodyside Insert
chrome
Wheel Well
black
Grille Moldings
chrome
Paint
monotone / lower accent two-tone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
48/50,000
Major Components Months/Miles
48/50,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
48/50,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1998 Acura RL 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.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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