1998 Ford Ranger Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1998 Ford Ranger

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1998 Ford Ranger
(6 Reviews)
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 1998 Ford Ranger is $592. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1998 Ford Ranger Problems

1998 Ford Ranger vehicles have 11 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1998 Ford Ranger problem is: Engine Buck/Misfire at Freeway Speeds
The engine may misfire and/or buck while driving at freeway speeds with no fault code stored in the powertrain contro...
Bogging, hesitation or stalling may be experienced during moderate to heavy acceleration. this can be caused by a fai...

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Group 4
Group 4
The Ford Ranger Reliability Rating is 4.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 2nd out of 7 for midsize trucks. The average annual repair cost is $592 which means it has average ownership costs. The severity of repairs is average and the frequency of those issues is low, so major repairs are uncommon for the Ranger.

1998 Ford Ranger Reviews

1998 Ford Ranger vehicles rate highest in Exhaust and needs improvement in Suspension
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Most Common 1998 Ford Ranger Questions

There are 135 related questions for 1998 Ford Ranger vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
Les schwab, said bushings are blown, will need to replace whole rack?
Ive got my truck that has a mind of its own. speed domoter goes crazy moves up and down then transmission starts slip...

1998 Ford Ranger Recalls

1998 Ford Ranger vehicles have 9 known recalls. The most common recall is: Ford Recalls Firestone Wilderness AT and Radial ATX Tires on Multiple Trucks and SUVs.
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