Toyota
RAV4
1998
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1998 Toyota RAV4 Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1998 Toyota RAV4 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1998 Toyota RAV4 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$15,438
Invoice *
$14,072
Engine
2.0L I-4 127 HP 132.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,600 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
24.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
29.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
2.0L I-4 127 HP 132.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,600 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Battery
heavy duty
Axle Ratio
3.18
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
15.3 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel
Drive Type
front-wheel
Front Suspension
strut
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Rear Suspension
independent double wishbone
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
16.0 " silver styled steel / 16.0 " silver aluminum
Front Tires
P215/70SR16.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
full-size steel / aluminum
Seating Capacity
4
Front Seat Type
bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Easy Entry
rear seat easy entry
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Rear Seats
50-50 bench
Rear Headrests
adjustable
Seat Trim
cloth
Door Trim
cloth
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear
Roof Features
roof rack
Vanity Mirrors
passenger
Rearview Mirror
day-night
Glove Box
glove box
Dome Light
dome light
Reading Lights
front
Floor Console
full
Cup Holder
front and rear
Instrument Panel Storage
bin
Door Bins
dual
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Trunk Lid Trim
plastic
Cargo Net
cargo net
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
CD
single
Speakers
4
Antenna
manual retractable
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls
Door Locks
manual
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical
Power Outlets
1
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Clock
in-dash
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel Type
tilt
Front Windows
manual
Rear Windows
manual vented
Tinted Windows
light / deep
Front Windshield Wipers
fixed interval
Rear Windshield Wiper
fixed interval
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
Door Count
2 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
34.7 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
147.6 "
Exterior Width
66.7 "
Exterior Height
65.2 "
Wheelbase
87 "
Front Tread
58 "
Rear Tread
58 "
Turning Radius
16.7 '
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
3,550 lbs.
Curb Weight
2,524 lbs.
Payload
1,026 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
1,500 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.39
Front Legroom
39.5 "
Rear Legroom
33.9 "
Front Headroom
39.3 "
Rear Headroom
38.6 "
Front Hiproom
55.8 "
Rear Hiproom
39.6 "
Front Shoulder Room
53.3 "
Rear Shoulder Room
50.2 "
Passenger Volume
85 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
9.3 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
34.7 cu.ft.
Running Boards
running boards
Bumpers
black with 2 front tow hook(s)
Rear Bumper
black
Rear Step Bumper
rear step bumper
Bodyside Cladding
black
Grille Moldings
black
Paint
monotone / monotone with stripe
Exterior Mirrors
dual manual
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited
Accessories Months/Miles
96/80,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1998 Toyota RAV4 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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