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1998 Ford F-150 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1998 Ford F-150

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1998 Ford F-150 is between $434 and $531 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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1998 Ford F-150
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$482
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Oil leaks from the right-side cylinder head gasket are common.  Oil from this type of leak will commonly drip onto the starter. The solution to addressing this issue is to install updated head...
The Ford F-150 has known issues with the V8 engine ejecting spark plugs. This will make a tapping or knocking noise, plus the engine will begin to misfire at all speeds. The check engine light will...
Intermittent rough idle may be caused by the EGR sensor sticking, causing the EGR valve to stay slightly open. The valve and sensor must be replaced together to correct this concern.
Have 4 new oxy sensors plug wires plugs coil packs fuel filer. Lacks power runs a bit rough and s...
The fan motor has high speed only and I have no heat. How do I fix this problem.
I have a great truck (in my mind) but it needs a little help. What other year F-150's can I use p...
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Overall (9 Reviews)
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Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
September 11, 2016
1998 Ford F-150
I have a 1998 f150 Lariat 5.4 auto trans I was planing on buying a wrecked 2002-04 with a 5.4 and trade out the motor and trans would I have to change anything else like on board computer and so on...
October 30, 2013
1998 Ford F-150
I still have my 1998 F-150 that I bought brand new in July of that year. It's a 4x4 cab and a half with tow package and a 5.4 L motor. I have been very lucky with this truck. I change the oil mysel...
December 12, 2012
1998 Ford F-150
I have a 1998 f-150. 120,000 miles on it. I have replaced fuel tank and straps, alt, belts, both front & rear wheel bearing, exhaust from cat back, both headers,brakes all the way around. The body ...