Used 1998 Ford Ranger Regular Cab Pricing


1998 Highlights

The 1998 Ford Ranger gets new sheet metal, a new grille and revised headlamps. The wheelbase on regular cab models has been stretched to provide more cabin room and the displacement of the base engine has been increased. A short- and long-arm (SLA) suspension replaces the Twin-I-Beam suspension found on last year's models. A four-door Ranger join the lineup midyear.


Pros

  • Multiple engine choices. Decent performance. Nice price.

Cons

  • Don't like new front-end styling.

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Used 1998 Ford Ranger Regular Cab for Sale

Ford Ranger 1998 Splash 2dr Regular Cab Stepside SB 0
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Ford Ranger 1998 Splash 2dr Extended Cab 4WD Stepside SB 0
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Ford Ranger 1998 Splash 2dr Extended Cab 4WD Stepside SB 161,585 miles
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Est.Loan: $82/mo

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Features & Specs

XLT 2dr Regular Cab 4WD SBXLT 2dr Regular Cab SBXL 2dr Regular Cab Stepside SBXLT 2dr Regular Cab 4WD Stepside SBXLT 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LBXLT 2dr Regular Cab LBSplash 2dr Regular Cab 4WD Stepside SBXL 2dr Regular Cab 4WD Stepside SBXLT 2dr Regular Cab Stepside SBXL 2dr Regular Cab SBXL 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LBXL 2dr Regular Cab 4WD SBXL 2dr Regular Cab LBSplash 2dr Regular Cab Stepside SB
MPG1721211717211717212117172121
SeatingN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Transmission5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual
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Horsepower145 hp @ 5000 rpm117 hp @ 4500 rpm117 hp @ 4500 rpm145 hp @ 5000 rpm145 hp @ 5000 rpm117 hp @ 4500 rpm145 hp @ 5000 rpm145 hp @ 5000 rpm117 hp @ 4500 rpm117 hp @ 4500 rpm145 hp @ 5000 rpm145 hp @ 5000 rpm117 hp @ 4500 rpm117 hp @ 4500 rpm

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
    A
    Acceptable

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It is a truck, not a car
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!
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
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.
Used 1998 Ford Ranger Regular Cab Overview

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

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