1998 Chevrolet Lumina Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1998 Chevrolet Lumina
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1998 Chevrolet Lumina ProblemsPower Window Switches May Fail
One or more of the power windows may stop working due to a failed window switch. Failed switches will require replacement.
The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Our technicians tell us that operating the engine with a coolant/oil mix can result in internal engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct these leaks.
1998 Chevrolet Lumina QuestionsA/C blowing warm , temp dropped then skyrocketed, lost steering. (1 answer)
My A/C began to blow warm air and the temp gauge dropped then rose rapidly as I lost steering. Pulled over and had car towed.
I was told it could be the heater core
1998 Chevrolet Lumina RecallsEngine Oil Leaks Onto Exhaust Manifold
Engine oil can leak onto the exhaust manifold, causing a fire hazard. This concern was addressed in previous recall notifications, but improvements to the repair have been made. Dealers will make improved repairs free of charge to resolve the concern.