1998 Isuzu Rodeo Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1998 Isuzu Rodeo
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1998 Isuzu Rodeo ProblemsFuel pump sending unit
The fuel level sensor may fail resulting in erratic fuel gauge operation and illumination of the Check Engine Light. Replacement of the fuel sender assembly is recommended to correct this concern. A powertrain control module (PCM) software update may be necessary for the updated fuel level sensor to read correctly.
Chattering when cornering can occur when the limited slip differential fluid breaks down. Replacing the fluid will repair this issue.
On the V-6 engine, oil in the spark plug tubes can cause a misfire. Resealing the tubes as part of replacement of the valve cover gasket and replacing the spark plug wires will commonly repair this issue. On newer models the misfire can result in illumination of the Check Engine Light.
1998 Isuzu Rodeo QuestionsHow do I change the bulb in the dash behind the temp control gauges? (1 answer)
All the other dash light are fine except the one behind the temp control panel.
At 35 MPH kept accelerated, after I parked and about 20 minutes later I started the car and RPM came back normal.
change both sides but right lock up.
1998 Isuzu Rodeo RecallsRear Suspension Lower Link Bracket Corrodes and Detaches
The rear suspension lower link bracket may corrode prematurely and fail, detaching from the vehicle. Dealers will install a reinforcement bracket free of charge to resolve the concern.