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Dodge
Durango
1998
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1998 Dodge Durango Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1998 Dodge Durango specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1998 Dodge Durango warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$26,540
Invoice *
$23,960
Engine
5.2L V-8 230 HP 300.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,600 rpm / 5.9L V-8 245 HP 345.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,200 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
13.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
17.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
5.2L V-8 230 HP 300.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,600 rpm / 5.9L V-8 245 HP 345.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,200 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
117 amp / 136 amp heavy duty
Battery
600 amp / 750 amp heavy duty
Axle Ratio
3.55 / 3.92
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
25.0 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel
Drive Type
part-time four-wheel / full-time four-wheel
4WD Shift
manual
Locking Hub Control
automatic / permanent
Limited Slip Differential
limited slip differential

Steering and Suspension

Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
torsion bar
Front Torsion Bar
front torsion bar
Front Shocks
heavy duty
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
leaf
Rear Shocks
heavy duty
Steering
re-circulating ball
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
15.0 " silver aluminum / 15.0 "
Front Tires
P235/75SR15.0BSW AS / LT265/75SR15.0OWL AS / P75SR15.0OWL AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
full-size steel

Seating and Interior

Seating Capacity
6 / 7 / 5
Front Seat Type
40-20-40 split-bench / bucket
Front Headrests
fixed
Front Armrests
center w/storage
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
4-way / 8-way (4-way power)
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Rear Seats
40-20-40 split-bench
Rear Headrests
fixed
Third Row Seats
removable full bench
Seat Trim
cloth / leather
Door Trim
vinyl / leatherette / cloth
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear

Comfort and Conveniences

Roof Features
roof rack
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated
Rearview Mirror
day-night / auto-dimming day-night
Glove Box
locking
Dome Light
dome light
Reading Lights
front & rear
Floor Console
partial
Overhead Console
full with storage
Cup Holder
front
Seatback Storage
2
Cargo Concealed Storage
cargo concealed storage
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Trunk Lid Trim
carpet
Cargo Tie Downs
cargo tie downs
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Rear Air Conditioning
rear HVAC
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan / premium AM stereo/FM stereo, seek-scan / clock
CD
single
Speakers
4 / 8 brand
Amplifier
amplifier
Antenna
fixed
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls
Door Locks
manual / power
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Power Outlets
1 / 2
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Oil Pressure Gauge
oil pressure gauge
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Compass
compass
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature
Trip Computer
trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel
sport / tilt sport
Front Windows
manual / power
Rear Windows
manual / power
Quarter Vent Rear Windows
manual / power
1-Touch Open
driver
Tinted Windows
deep
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Windshield Wiper
fixed interval
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
rear wheel 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 w/passenger front-impact cancellable
Panic Alarm
panic alarm
Security System
security system

Dimensions and Capacities

Door Count
4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
88.0 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
193.3 "
Exterior Width
71.5 "
Exterior Height
72.9 "
Wheelbase
116 "
Front Tread
62 "
Rear Tread
62 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
6,400 lbs.
Curb Weight
4,689 lbs.
Front Gross Axle Weight Rating
3,400 lbs.
Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating
3,850 lbs.
Payload
1,450 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
4,100 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.56
Front Legroom
41.9 "
Rear Legroom
35.4 "
Front Headroom
39.8 "
Rear Headroom
40.6 "
Front Hiproom
56.7 "
Rear Hiproom
56.0 "
Front Shoulder Room
57.3 "
Rear Shoulder Room
57.6 "
Interior Cargo Volume
51.3 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
51.3 cu.ft.

Exterior Features

Skid Plates
1
Bumpers
front body-colored
Rear Bumper
argent / body-colored
Rear Step Bumper
rear step bumper
Bodyside Moldings
black / body-colored
Fender Flares
body-colored
Grille Moldings
chrome / body-colored
Paint
monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote
Trailering
class IV
Trailering Harness
trailering harness
Trailering Hitch
trailering hitch
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/100,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1998 Dodge Durango 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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