Used 1998 Ford F-150

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1998 Ford F-150
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1998 Ford F-150

Pros

  • Best-in-class interior styling, powerful engine choices, and great on-road handling make this one of our favorite full-size trucks. Does pretty well off-road, too.

Cons

  • Exterior styling has too many swoops and dips for our liking. Hard-to-see fenders make parking this thing a chore.

Used 1998 Ford F-150 for Sale

Ford F-150 1998
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Used 1998
Ford F-150
XL
List$3,496
Est.Loan: $72/mo
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WARRANTY......PRICE BELOW KBB VALUE.....BLUE exterior and GRAY interior .Features include.........power seats...memory seat...........CD player ..power sunroof..power window power doorlock keyless entry alarm A/C Heat ready to go price includes 6 month/6000 mile warranty please give us a call at 703-629-9371 or  540-582-8151 TAX ID PROGRAM AVAILABLE.......GUARANTEED  credit approval **** 6 month/6000 mile warranty on all vehicles.. ....   .prices may change with out notice price exlcudes $299 processing fee we don't have freight or destination charges or any other hidden fees. due to human error some prices and features may not be correct prices may change with out notice prices may change at any time with out notice . We will buy your car even if you don't buy ours! >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>ALL VEHICLES COME WITH WARRANTY !!!!! ask sales associate for details.....ALL VEHICLES COME WITH WARRANTY..... DON'T PAY RETAIL PRICE FOR A CAR PAY OUTLET PRICE AT ELLAS AUTO OUTLET....... with our new off site mechanical facility we are providing our customers with better cars at lower prices because we service our own vehicles and we cut the middle man IF WE SAVE MONEY YOU SAVE MONEY so don't waste time and come take a look at the vehicle of your choice we have over 250 cars in stock at all times for you to choose from. Hope to see you soon have a SAFE DRIVE.....and please BUCKLE UP.. HOURS....MONDAY - SATURDAY 10-7. DIRECTIONS RICHMOND or surrounding area take I95 North to Exit #118 make left at stop sign come down to first traffic light make left on Jefferson Davis Hwy come down 1/4 mile you will see Ellas Auto Outlet Inc on the left. WASHINGTONMARYLANDOR NORHTERN VA take I95 South to Exit #118 make right at stop sign come down to first traffice light make left on Jefferson Davis Hwy come down 1/4 mile you will see Ellas Auto Outlet Inc on the left. .price exlcudes $299 processing fee we don't have freight or distination charges or any other hidden fees. due to human error some prices and features may not be correct prices may change without notice. We will buy your car even if you don't buy ours! .prices may change with out notice price exlcudes $299 processing fee we do not accept personal check. we don't have freight or distination charges or any other hidden fees. due to human error some prices and features may not be correct prices may change with out notice prices may change at any time with out notice . financing down payment interest rate and monthly payments depend on your credit....We will buy your car even if you don't buy ours! we are the only dealer with most cars under $5000 For More Great Prices Check Us Out At www.ELLASAUTOOUTLET.com
Ford F-150 1998
163,850 miles
Used 1998
Ford F-150
XLT
Hoffman Ford Sales
95.8 mi away
List$8,995
Est.Loan: $184/mo
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Dealer Notes
CARFAX 1-OWNER. THIS VEHICLE HAS BEEN FULLY SERVICED & WONT COST ANYTHING IN MAINTENANCE FOR MILES TO COME, CLEAN CARFAX REPORT. Locally Owned, Serviced at Hoffman Ford. Originally Bought New at Hoffman Ford. CARFAX 1-Owner, Clean. Dark Toreador Red (CC/Met) exterior and Medium Prarie Tan interior, XLT trim. Leather Interior, Cloth Seats, 4x4, Alloy Wheels, 4-SPEED ELECTRONIC AUTOMATIC TRANSMIS. XLT PREFERRED EQUIPMENT PKG. CLICK NOW!KEY FEATURES INCLUDELeather Seats Third Passenger Door, Privacy Glass, 4-Wheel ABS, Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes.OPTION PACKAGESXLT PREFERRED EQUIPMENT PKG: air cond, elect AM/FM stereo w/cassette, speed control/ tilt steering wheel, aluminum wheels, 4-SPEED ELECTRONIC AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION W/OD. Ford XLT with Dark Toreador Red (CC/Met) exterior and Medium Prarie Tan interior features a 8 Cylinder Engine with 220 HP at 4500 RPM*. .EXPERTS REPORT4 Star Driver Front Crash Rating. 4 Star Passenger Front Crash Rating.EXCELLENT SAFETY FOR YOUR FAMILY*Please confirm the accuracy of the included equipment and services by calling us.
Ford F-150 1998
104,420 miles
Used 1998
Ford F-150
XLT
Diehl's Ford Sales
98.3 mi away
List$6,995
Est.Loan: $143/mo
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Ford F-150 1998
98,601 miles
Used 1998
Ford F-150
XL
(1)
Keystone Ford
62.8 mi away
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Ford F-150 1998
173,422 miles
Used 1998
Ford F-150
XLT
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Ford F-150 1998
199,969 miles
Used 1998
Ford F-150
Lariat
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Ford F-150 1998
230,643 miles
Used 1998
Ford F-150
XL
(1)
Keystone Ford
62.8 mi away
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vehicle overview

When Ford introduced the new family of F-Series trucks in 1996 as a 1997 model, there was an uproar among old-school Blue Oval fans. Gone were their beloved Twin-I-Beam suspensions, pushrod engines and traditional styling. The new model appeared with a short- and long-arm front suspension, overhead cam engines and more swoops than a Dairy Queen sundae.

Now that the vehicle has been out for two years, naysayers have put their fears to rest. The SLA suspension provides excellent on- and off-road articulation, giving the most demanding drivers the best ride available in any truck. Overhead cam engines provide capable acceleration and enough power to tow Rhode Island to the West Coast. The swoopy exterior means that parking an F-Series truck in a crowded parking lot may be a bit of a challenge, but the outstanding visibility it gives when off-roading more than makes up for its somewhat sissified shape.

The Ford F-Series' interior is also a breakthrough. Stepping out of one of the competitive vehicles, like a Chevy or Dodge, and into the F-Series is like going from a Yugo to a Lincoln. All of the Ford's hard edges have been softened, and the interior materials are not something that one would expect to see in a vehicle meant for a hard day's work. When put to the test, however, the Ford's interior can stand up to the rigors thrown at it by the meanest of foreman and orneriest of ranch hands. Until this vehicle came onto the scene, ergonomic and truck were not words that we were likely to use in the same sentence. The positioning of the F-Series' controls, however, make this vehicle easier to drive than many midsize sedans.

Our main gripe about the new F-Series is its overly twitchy steering and the tall step-in on the four-wheel drive model. Not too much to complain about, if you ask us.

After driving several F-150s, it appears that Ford has taken a path designed to bring more personal-use buyers into the Ford fold without alienating truck buyers who work their pickups hard. Styling, always a subjective point, might turn potential buyers off with its free-flowing forms and smooth contours. We, however, like its clean lines and lack of clutter, particularly around the grille. If you are in the market for a full-size pickup, you need to see why the F-150 has been the best-selling truck on the market for the last decade. Ford redefined excellence when it introduced its latest full-size truck; the others are still trying to catch up. Chevrolet will be coming out with a new model for the 1999 model year, but we don't think that there will be any serious competition for Ford's F-Series trucks until then.

1998 Highlights

The 1998 F-150 gets a 50th Anniversary decal affixed to the lower left corner of the windshield. Other changes include making the locking tailgate standard on XLT and Lariat trims, optional on XL and Standard models. Foglights become optional this year on all four-wheel-drive models except for the Lariat, which gets them standard. An STX package featuring 17-inch tires, aluminum wheels and color-keyed grille debuts as an option for the XLT 2WD. The Lariat receives a color-keyed steering column, leather-wrapped steering wheel and outside power signal mirrors. Silver Metallic paint replaces Silver Frost paint, and Light Denim Blue replaces Portofino Blue.

Top consumer reviews

Read what other owners think about the 1998 Ford F-150.

98 F150 XL 4.2 (late motor) 5 speed manual
raw32,01/10/2012
Excellent pickup. I have had this truck for the last 100,000 miles and my father had it for the first 80,000. The truck is a bit high speeded, so for slow going I use low range. Its light weight and 4 wheel drive works very well. Other than normal maintenance, I have replaced the AC compressor and that’s about it. I plan to keep this truck for a long time so one thing I do every 5th year or so is have all of the fluids drained and replaced. This includes front end and rear end.
Runs like the Energizer Bunny
kwhite917,08/21/2009
My 1998 F-150 4.6 XLT 3-door shortbed keeps going and going and going. I have over 200K miles on it and I'm sure it will keep going another 100K miles before I may need to have something done. My 17 year old daughter is driving it to and from school and she loves "her" truck. She said all the boys are jealous of her because they think "her" truck is so good looking. I was run off the road in Houston in 2005 and hit a barrier on the left front fender. When the insurance appraiser was writing up the repair order he listed it as 2003 model. When I corrected him he was dumbfounded. He said he had never seen a vehicle of that age and mileage that was so pristine. It gave me warm fuzzies inside.
Our F-150
tybri93,07/27/2013
This is truly one of the most reliable vehicles we have ever had in our drive way. Currently (2013) our truck has had nothing go wrong with it that was not related to poor ownership. First problem Fuel pump went, maitnence item that should have been replaced. As well as a belt that was not changed when it was suppose to and snapped on the road. Other than that, nothing! We bought the thing with 140,000 on it, now it has 200,000 and still runs strong, and starts everyday. We do not hesitate to take it on long trips (500 miles +++) and neither should you. The 4.6 is working harder then it use to, but that's just due to it's age. Nothing a tune up wouldn't fix. No intention of getting rid of it
1998 Best by Far for Ford
Ford Man,03/13/2009
I have a 1998 Ford F-150 4.6L 2wd. This truck has been through thick and thin as a farm truck. I have pulled my round bailer with ease. I still have the truck and plan on giving it to my son soon. This truck still has some get up and go and can still jump when you press the pedal to the floor. I think I forgot to mention that it has 375,419 miles on it. I haven't had to swap or do anything at all to the engine or the transmission, and it doesn't look like I will have to anytime soon either. I have had Chevy's but they do not have near as much as my Ford right now. I will tell you right now that 1998 must have been a good year for Ford. The only thing I have had to change is the oil, & tires.
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Features & Specs

MPG
13 city / 17 hwy
Seats 0
5-speed manual
Gas
220 hp @ 4500 rpm
MPG
14 city / 18 hwy
Seats 0
5-speed manual
Gas
210 hp @ 4750 rpm
MPG
13 city / 17 hwy
Seats 0
5-speed manual
Gas
220 hp @ 4500 rpm
MPG
13 city / 16 hwy
Seats 0
5-speed manual
Gas
220 hp @ 4500 rpm
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Safety

NHTSA Overall Rating

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration offers independent analysis.
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    Driver5 / 5
    Passenger4 / 5
  • Side Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Barrier Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    DriverNot Rated
    PassengerNot Rated
  • Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings
    Front SeatNot Rated
    Back SeatNot Rated
  • Rollover
    RolloverNot Rated
    Dynamic Test ResultNo Tip
    Risk Of RolloverNot Rated
IIHS Rating
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety uses extensive crash tests to determine car safety.
  • Side Impact Test
    Not Tested
  • Roof Strength Test
    Not Tested
  • Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint
    Not Tested
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Not Tested
  • Moderate Overlap Front Test
    Poor

More about the 1998 Ford F-150
Used 1998 Ford F-150 Overview

The Used 1998 Ford F-150 is offered in the following submodels: F-150 Regular Cab, F-150 Extended Cab. Available styles include Lariat 3dr Extended Cab SB, Lariat 3dr Extended Cab 4WD Stepside SB, Lariat 3dr Extended Cab LB, Lariat 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB, Lariat 2dr Regular Cab 4WD SB, Lariat 3dr Extended Cab Stepside SB, 2dr Regular Cab LB, XLT 2dr Regular Cab 4WD SB, XLT 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB, XLT 2dr Regular Cab 4WD Stepside SB, XL 2dr Regular Cab 4WD SB, 3dr Extended Cab 4WD LB, XL 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB, 3dr Extended Cab 4WD SB, XL 2dr Regular Cab Stepside SB, XL 3dr Extended Cab LB, XL 3dr Extended Cab Stepside SB, XL 2dr Regular Cab LB, XL 3dr Extended Cab 4WD Stepside SB, 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB, XL 3dr Extended Cab 4WD LB, 2dr Regular Cab 4WD SB, XL 3dr Extended Cab SB, XLT 2dr Regular Cab LB, 3dr Extended Cab LB, XLT 2dr Regular Cab SB, XL 3dr Extended Cab 4WD SB, 3dr Extended Cab SB, XLT 2dr Regular Cab Stepside SB, Lariat 2dr Regular Cab LB, XLT 3dr Extended Cab Stepside SB, Lariat 3dr Extended Cab 4WD LB, XLT 3dr Extended Cab LB, Lariat 2dr Regular Cab Stepside SB, Lariat 3dr Extended Cab 4WD SB, XLT 3dr Extended Cab SB, Lariat 2dr Regular Cab 4WD Stepside SB, 2dr Regular Cab SB, Lariat 2dr Regular Cab SB, XL 2dr Regular Cab 4WD Stepside SB, XLT 3dr Extended Cab 4WD Stepside SB, XL 2dr Regular Cab SB, XLT 3dr Extended Cab 4WD LB, and XLT 3dr Extended Cab 4WD SB.

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Save up to $96 on one of 3 Used 1998 Ford F-150 for sale at dealerships within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA with prices as low as $3,496 as of10/15/2018, based on data from dealers and consumer-driven dealer ratings ranging from2.5 to 2.5 out of 5 stars.

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  • The Used 1998 Ford F-150 XLT is priced between $6,995 and$8,995 with odometer readings between 104420 and163850 miles.

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