Used 1998 Ford Ranger

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1998 Ford Ranger
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Pros

  • Multiple engine choices. Decent performance. Nice price.

Cons

  • Don't like new front-end styling.

Used 1998 Ford Ranger for Sale

Ford Ranger 1998
193 miles
Used 1998
Ford Ranger
XLT
List$4,491
Est.Loan: $92/mo
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Ford Ranger 1998
115,440 miles
Used 1998
Ford Ranger
XLT
Mazari Motors
53.9 mi away
List$5,995
Est.Loan: $123/mo
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Dealer Notes
Cruise Control| Tinted Windows| Power Steering| Power Windows| Power Door Locks| Power Mirrors| Clock| Tachometer| Tilt Steering Wheel| Driver Airbag| Passenger Airbag| Keyless Entry| Security System| ABS Brakes| Traction Control| Fog Lights| Intermittent Wipers| AM/FM| CD Player| Anti-Theft| Cloth Interior Surface| Four Wheel Drive| 115V Power Outlet| 12v Power Outlet| Bedliner| Center Arm Rest| Cup Holders| Locking Tailgate| Power Brakes| Premium Alloy Wheels| Premium Sound| Premium Wheels| Split Front Bench| Tire Pressure Monitor| Wide Tires - Contact Sales Department at 540-898-5555 or sales@mazarimotors.com for more information. -
Ford Ranger 1998 Splash 2dr Extended Cab 4WD Stepside SB
161,585 miles
Used 1998
Ford Ranger
Splash
Diehl's Ford Sales
98.3 mi away
List$3,999
Est.Loan: $82/mo
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Ford Ranger 1998 Splash 2dr Regular Cab Stepside SB
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Used 1998
Ford Ranger
Splash
ListNot Listed
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Edmunds' Expert Review

vehicle overview

Ford has had the best-selling small trucks in the country for years. We think it's because Rangers are all truck, with few pretensions toward any other identity, but can be loaded with gadgets like a luxury auto. Fun to drive, sharp looking and well built, they deliver a solid compact-pickup experience. Even though we're not crazy about the new styling, we're certain that they will continue to be a big hit.

Top consumer reviews

Read what other owners think about the 1998 Ford Ranger.

It is a truck, not a car
bob, 5/6/2008
If you want a reasonably decent small truck for hauling stuff around, the Ranger is a good choice. If you want a passenger car, buy one of those instead of a truck. BTW, the 3 liter engine is plenty powerful enough.
Best Truck Ford Produced!
nbrookshire, 2/6/2013
I bought this truck Brand New in 1998 with 3 miles on the truck. I have wrecked the truck 12 times, flipped it twice and it has over 600k miles on it and still runs strong. I have repaired the truck each time it has been wrecked. When Ford says Built TOUGH they mean it. My little ranger is Built Tough. I have an extra engine in my basement if ever needed. I would not trade , sell, or EVEN GIVE away my little ranger. I LOVE my little truck. This little truck gets GREAT gas mileage as well. The only mechanical issue I have had is replacing the Clutch. I go through clutches quickly. But overall Best truck Ford Made!!!
Fun little work-a-bout
truck-guy, 6/9/2007
This is my third Ranger and all were purchased used. I like the Ranger and this one has not dissapointed me. I must say the previous owners took good care of this truck, I got a bargain when I found it. My own loot at it followed by my friendly mechanic's evaluation confirmed that this rig is in top shape. I like the 4.0L V-6, it has plent of power for fairly heavy hauling and medium towing.
Cool little truck but mine gets problems
Ranger Danger, 9/15/2008
From what everybody says on here, they love their Ranger and theirs is reliable. Mine on the other hand is already on its third clutch and I baby this truck like no other. My idle valve control keeps messing up and i'm on my fifth one already thats starting to fail(revs when I come to a complete stop). My back window leaks when it rains, engine idles rough sometimes, suspension squeaks loudly but its probably normal for it having 140,000 miles. I'm the second owner and the previous owner (which was my good neighbor so I saw the truck first day they purchased it.) They babied it as much as I did so I must have gotten a lemon from the factory but it wasn't always like this.
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Features & Specs

MPG
19 city / 24 hwy
Seats 0
5-speed manual
Gas
117 hp @ 4500 rpm
MPG
15 city / 20 hwy
Seats 0
5-speed manual
Gas
145 hp @ 5000 rpm
MPG
19 city / 24 hwy
Seats 0
5-speed manual
Gas
117 hp @ 4500 rpm
MPG
15 city / 20 hwy
Seats 0
5-speed manual
Gas
145 hp @ 5000 rpm
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Safety

NHTSA Overall Rating

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration offers independent analysis.
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    Driver4 / 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
    Acceptable

More about the 1998 Ford Ranger
Used 1998 Ford Ranger Overview

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

What's a good price on a Used 1998 Ford Ranger?

Price comparisons for Used 1998 Ford Ranger trim styles:

  • The Used 1998 Ford Ranger XLT is priced between $4,491 and$5,995 with odometer readings between 193 and115440 miles.
  • The Used 1998 Ford Ranger Splash is priced between $3,999 and$3,999 with odometer readings between 161585 and161585 miles.

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