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1998 Dodge Neon

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Best bang for your buck
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By Badco
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Vehicle

1998 Dodge Neon R/T 2dr Coupe


Review

I've had the car for 5 years and
69,000 miles. Love driving this car.
Alot of fun to drive everyday. I've
had the head gasket replaced under
warranty at 45K. EGR valve several
times. Sunroof assembly replaced once.
Other than that it has been a
wonderful car to me. Well worth the
money paid. I plan on keeping this car
for a long time.


Best Features

Handle's GREAT!, Performance for a car under $13K is top notch. The 5 speed R/T's are great to drive everyday.


Worst Features

Main complaint(s) Cupholders are horrible, headlight switch is in a bad location/position, frameless windows will eventually be noisy/rattle (and you'll need to tighten them once once a year) Oh and the sunroof is prone to problems.


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Good inexpensive little car!
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By dan_gen
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1998 Dodge Neon R/T 2dr Coupe


Review

We bought this car new five years ago.
It has been very reliable over the five
years. We have only had to make minor
repairs to the car. It still gets
great gas mileage. Within the first two
years we did have problems with the
sunroof, but it was under warranty and
our local Dodge dealership took care of
the problem in a timely manor. Other
than that...no major problems.


Best Features

I love the sporty feel that it has when you drive it. For a compact car it has a lot of guts!


Worst Features

You get a lot of road noise in the Neon and even with brand new struts it is still a bump ride sometimes.


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Neon R/T, What a Great Car!!!
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By NeonRacer
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1998 Dodge Neon R/T 2dr Coupe


Review

The Dodge Neon R/T is one great car.
Since the first time I got in the car
till the present I have enjoyed this
car. As long as you do proper
maintainance on time, this car will
last you for a long time and fill your
life with excitment.


Best Features

It would have to be the performance of the car. 150 horses create excitment and joy to drive.


Worst Features

Gas mileage has to improve as well as the interior which is mainly plastic


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Dodge Neon
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By Robert McLacklin
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1998 Dodge Neon Sport 4dr Sedan


Review

I have had much fun driving this
vehicle the last month. I purchased it
from Regency Dodge and am very pleased
with it thus far. I plan to purchase
my next car or truck with them in the
future.


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It Keeps Going
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By Jimmy W
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1998 Dodge Neon Highline 4dr Sedan


Review

I bought this 1998 Neon from a friends
son to have as a highway vehicle. I
bought it in non-running conditon with
under 100000 miles on it and it was in
POOR shape. I towed it home, replaced
the head with one I found on eBay (for
about 250.00) and some other parts
(total cost was under 350.00 + my time).
After shampooing the interior several
times, new floor mats and a clay bar +
wax job the car has ran 20,000+ miles
without ANY PROBLEMS!! I don't even
bother to change the oil, i just make
sure it is topped off and that the car
idles fine. It isn't the prettiest
thing on the road but I can't believe
how this car never dies. A Great buy
for anyone...


Best Features

The Stereo, Heater, Big trunk and rear seat for its compact size, reliable with little service work.


Worst Features

Small review mirror THATS IT! (wow, what a compaint.. Other car companys would love to have a complaint like that instead of what they have)


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