1998 Toyota Corolla Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1998 Toyota Corolla

1998 Toyota Corolla Problems

Reports of Daytime Running Light Problems

There are occasional reports of daytime running light problems.

Check Engine Light Due to EVAP System

The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to an evaporative emission (EVAP) system fault. Our technicians tell us these EVAP system faults can be difficult to diagnose but it is not uncommon to find a failed charcoal canister or a loose or worn gas cap.

Vehicle Won't Crank Due To Starter

If the engine will not crank over, the most common problem is the starter. These will tend to go out at about 100,00-125,000 miles. Sometimes it is only the starter solenoid, but often the complete starter (including solenoid) needs to be replaced.

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1998 Toyota Corolla Questions

why does my car cut out usually in 4th gear,it start to stutter and cut out (1 answer)

it occurs now every second day,i find it happens everytime in 4th gear,give gas but theres no response not even revs and the lights on dash does not come on,if i gear back and drive slower it is fine again. when its been standing for a few minutes i can drive again and goes with no problem but t...

Where can I get a hose diagram for my 98 corolla I replaced motor and now broke (1 answer)

A friend came over to help me pull the motor and before I could say anything he pulled all the hoses so now I have to do this by myself I'm in rx I live in Chicago help plzz

there is a green light that is reflecting ECONO that is showing on my dashboard (1 answer)

what does that green light mean.

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1998 Toyota Corolla Recalls

Seat Heater Wiring Shorts And Causes Fire

For vehicles equipped with aftermarket accessory seat heaters, the seat heater elements may short circuit when the seat cushion is compressed, and result in a fire hazard. Dealers will disconnect the seat heaters and refund the purchase price of the seat heaters free of charge to resolve the concern,

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1998 Toyota Corolla Reviews

Great car exellent milage. Car drove very nice, handled great. Never really had many problems with the car. I put 135k miles on it and still would be driving it if it only had a deer deflector sheild.
Hi, I'm Alberto, live and own a 98 Corolla in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. I bought this car back in 1996 from a previous owner, the car was in great conditions, now I keep it (after 4 years) in very good shape, I must say that I use this car every single day, even for a short ride, might stop 2-3 days when on my yearly vacations. This said, I assure this is a great car that works with ...
Love this car. Few repairs. Do regular maintenance. Would buy another Corolla no problem..

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