1998 Toyota RAV4

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1998 Toyota RAV4 Reliability Rating

KEY: Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Significant Problems Significant Problems

Category

Rating

Comments

Engine

Moderate Problems Occasional problems on this vehicle are failures of the Charcoal Canister/Evaporative Solenoids, the Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) Vacuum Switching Solenoid and the Air Fuel Ratio Sensor, California Emissions only. Failure of the Charcoal Canister/ Evaporative Solenoids or the EGR Vacuum Switching Solenoid will cause the check engine light to illuminate. Failure of the Air Fuel Ratio Sensor can cause a drivability problem or the check engine light to illuminate. The cost to repair the Charcoal Canister/Evaporative Solenoids is estimated at $237.85 for parts and $52.00 for labor. The cost to replace the EGR Vacuum Switching Solenoid is estimated at $94.31 for parts and $110.50 for labor. The cost to repair the Air Fuel Ratio Sensor is estimated at $310.63 for parts and $52.00 for labor. All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

Transmission & Driveline

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Steering & Suspension

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Brakes

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Heating & Air Conditioning

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Starting & Charging

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Accessories

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Overall

5 out of 5 5 out of 5

*Repair costs are based on a flat rate of $65.00 per hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

Reliability History
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KEY: Minimal Problems Minimal Problems  Moderate Problems Moderate Problems  Significant Problems Significant Problems
Click year for details: 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Engine Minimal Problems Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Moderate Problems
Transmission & Driveline Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Steering & Suspension Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Brakes Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Heating & Air Conditioning Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Starting & Charging Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Accessories Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Moderate Problems Moderate Problems
Overall 5 out of 5 5 out of 5 5 out of 5 5 out of 5 5 out of 5
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