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1998 Cadillac DeVille Sedan - Consumer Reviews

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She's a keeper
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By Arlene
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1998 Cadillac DeVille Sedan D'elegance 4dr Sedan


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That this vehicle only needs a new topcoat, Runs fantastic, very comfy. and good as gas milage goes, I've always drove Lincoln, & Cadillacs, and prefer the Cadillac,, with the fancy grill and her Landau top she is a looker, quiet running heated seats all the goodies, She's a keeper


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great car, love it. dependable ride
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By Chris Hill
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1998 Cadillac DeVille Sedan D'elegance 4dr Sedan


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If you get the Deville de elegance. Be prepared to spend money if you switch to a aftermarket stereos.


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Great car for the price.
4 of 8 people found this review helpful
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By albee213
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1998 Cadillac DeVille Sedan D'elegance 4dr Sedan


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I purchased a 98 Deville D'elegance with 62k from an older gentleman. This car was almost perfect, did all maintenance, coolant flush, trans filter fluid, plugs wires, brakes, and rebuilt front end with new shocks, tie rod ends and ball joints.
This car is power and smooth with many options standard that many new cars do not have. After replacing the shocks the car is nice to drive but its no sports car.
This is just a cruiser that can give a beat down to kids with Honda's trying to pass you up. I live in Seattle so nothing but hills, MPG is 16 no matter what I do, but if I travel on the freeway it gets 26mpg with tires infalted to 38 pounds.


Best Features

Silky smooth Northstar V8, auto everything (lights, wipers), memory/heated seats, stock sound systems sounds amazing and keyless entry.


Worst Features

Cruise controls are outdated, the steering column and turning signal is the same type used in 70's cars. Its not easy to speed up or slow down unless you use your pedals and reset. No power steering wheels, and I do not like front wheels drive, torq steer on the freeway is terrible if you floor it to pass someone, be careful in the rain!


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1998 Cadillac Deville
11 of 13 people found this review helpful
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By twindavid
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1998 Cadillac DeVille Sedan 4dr Sedan


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I have found the Deville to be comfortable, quiet, and surprisingly fuel efficient. The car averages 23 MGP. Highway mileage approaches 27-29 MPG.

The Northstar V8 is strong and responsive. Obviously, a car of this size does not handle like a sports car, nor was it designed to do so,
but it is a beautifully designed cruiser. Virtually every option was ahead of its time back in 1998, and they are still workings flawlessly 13 years later. A true testament in reliability!


Best Features

I love this Deville! The luxurious appointments are well defined. Fuel efficient. Stability Control. Class!


Worst Features

The car is timeless.


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great purchase
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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By nsosure
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1998 Cadillac DeVille Sedan D'elegance 4dr Sedan


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I bought this car with 78 thousand miles on it. Everything is working great on it and it rides smooth. It has the power to get up and go in a seconds notice. I didn't realize how big it really was till I sat in the backseat. Smooth Cadillac ride and lots of power. Gas mileage is pretty decent, better than I expected. My mom owns a 2006 impala and the deville has all the features the impala does and more even being as old as it is. No regrets buying this car. I plan to buy another.


Best Features

Great size and comfort.


Worst Features

Gas mileage could improve. Interior stains easily.


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