Ford
Expedition
1998
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1998 Ford Expedition Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1998 Ford Expedition specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1998 Ford Expedition warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$28,225
Invoice *
$24,737
Engine
4.6L V-8 215 HP 290.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,250 rpm / 5.4L V-8 235 HP 330.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
14.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
19.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
4.6L V-8 215 HP 290.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,250 rpm / 5.4L V-8 235 HP 330.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
130 amp
Battery
72 amp with run down protection
Axle Ratio
3.31 / 3.73
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
26.0 gal. / 30.0 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel
Drive Type
rear-wheel
Limited Slip Differential
limited slip differential
Auto-Levelling Suspension
rear
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Rear Suspension
rigid axle multi-link
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
re-circulating ball
Steering Cooler
steering cooler
Brakes
4-wheel disc
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
16.0 " silver styled steel
Front Tires
P255/70SR16.0BSW AS / P255/70SR16.0OWL AT
Spare Tire and Wheel
full-size steel
Seating Capacity
6 / 9 / 5
Front Seat Type
40-60 split-bench / captain / bucket
Front Headrests
fixed
Front Armrests
center w/storage / driver and passenger
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
4-way / (6-way power) / 8-way (4-way power)
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Rear Seats
60-40 split-bench
Rear Headrests
adjustable
Rear Armrests
center
Third Row Seats
removable full bench
Seat Trim
cloth / leather / vinyl
Door Trim
carpet lower
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet / vinyl/rubber
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear
Roof Features
roof rack
Vanity Mirrors
passenger
Auxiliary Visors
dual
Rearview Mirror
day-night
Glove Box
glove box
Dome Light
dome light
Reading Lights
front
Floor Console
full
Overhead Console
full with storage
Cup Holder
front and rear / front
Instrument Panel Storage
bin
Dashboard Storage
dashboard storage
Seatback Storage
2
Door Bins
dual
Rear Door Bins
rear door bins
Cargo Concealed Storage
cargo concealed storage
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Trunk Lid Trim
plastic
Cargo Tie Downs
cargo tie downs
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Rear Air Conditioning
rear air with separate controls
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Rear Heater
auxiliary rear heater
Radio
premium AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan / premium AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
CD
6-disc
Speakers
4
Antenna
fixed
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls
Door Locks
power
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
keyfob
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks
Power Outlets
2 / 3
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Oil Pressure Gauge
oil pressure gauge
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Volt Gauge
voltmeter gauge
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel Type
tilt
Front Windows
power
Rear Windows
power
Quarter Vent Rear Windows
power
1-Touch Open Window
driver
Tinted Windows
light / deep
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Windshield Wiper
fixed interval
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Rear Windshield Type
flip-up
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
Ignition Disable
immobilizer
Panic Alarm
panic alarm
Door Count
4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
118.3 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
204.6 "
Exterior Width
78.6 "
Exterior Height
74.3 "
Wheelbase
119 "
Front Tread
65 "
Rear Tread
66 "
Turning Radius
20.2 '
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
6,700 lbs.
Curb Weight
4,808 lbs.
Front Gross Axle Weight Rating
3,100 lbs.
Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating
4,128 lbs.
Payload
1,800 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
4,008 lbs.
Front Legroom
40.9 "
Rear Legroom
38.9 "
Front Headroom
39.8 "
Rear Headroom
39.8 "
Front Hiproom
61.5 "
Rear Hiproom
62.3 "
Front Shoulder Room
63.9 "
Rear Shoulder Room
64.4 "
Interior Cargo Volume
62.5 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
118.3 cu.ft.
Running Boards
running boards
Bumpers
chrome / colored
Rear Step Bumper
rear step bumper
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored
Bodyside Insert
chrome
Grille Moldings
chrome
Paint
monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote / dual power remote heated
Trailering
class II / class III
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/unlimited
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000
Accessories Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1998 Ford Expedition 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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