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1998 Toyota RAV4 Problems

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Most Common 1998 Toyota RAV4 Problems

The Evaporative system may have problems with the vapor canister releasing charcoal pellets that plug the vent valve. Typically a Code P0441, P0442 and P0446 will be set. The key code is the P044...
One or more oxygen sensors may fail resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light.
If the car will not start, the most likely problem is worn or corroded solenoid contacts in the starter. Usually, these parts can be replaced without purchasing a new starter.
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0 Known 1998 Toyota RAV4 Brakes Problems

1 Known 1998 Toyota RAV4 Drive Train Problem

A code P0773 may occur at higher mileages which indicates that the 3-way lock-up solenoid could be defective and may need replacement.

1 Known 1998 Toyota RAV4 Electrical & Lights Problem

If the car will not start, the most likely problem is worn or corroded solenoid contacts in the starter. Usually, these parts can be replaced without purchasing a new starter.

2 Known 1998 Toyota RAV4 Engine Problems

A loss of power on the freeway may due to an internally leaking fuel pulsation dampener. This commonly occurs on higher mileage vehicles.

4 Known 1998 Toyota RAV4 Exhaust & Emissions Problems

The Evaporative system may have problems with the vapor canister releasing charcoal pellets that plug the vent valve. Typically a Code P0441, P0442 and P0446 will be set. The key code is the P044...
One or more oxygen sensors may fail resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light.
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 ...

0 Known 1998 Toyota RAV4 Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1998 Toyota RAV4 Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1998 Toyota RAV4 Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1998 Toyota RAV4 Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1998 Toyota RAV4 Problems & Complaints

One or more oxygen sensors may fail resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light.
The Evaporative system may have problems with the vapor canister releasing charcoal pellets that plug the vent valve. Typically a Code P0441, P0442 and P0446 will be set. The key code is the P044...
A loss of power on the freeway may due to an internally leaking fuel pulsation dampener. This commonly occurs on higher mileage vehicles.
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 ...
The Exhaust gas recirculation valve control solenoid may fail intermittently, illuminating the Check Engine Light.
A code P0773 may occur at higher mileages which indicates that the 3-way lock-up solenoid could be defective and may need replacement.
If the car will not start, the most likely problem is worn or corroded solenoid contacts in the starter. Usually, these parts can be replaced without purchasing a new starter.
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