Safety Ratings
1998 Toyota Avalon
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls2
Number of Complaints177
Number of Investigations1
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 1998 Toyota Avalon vehicles

1998 Toyota Avalon (10/19/1998)  

Campaign Number: 98V278000

Component Name: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT CONTROLLER

Manufacturer: TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION

Description: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, MINI VANS AND PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A THEFT DETERRENT SYSTEMS (TDS) SUPPLIED BY AUDIOVOX CORPORATION AND DISTRIBUTED BY SOUTHEAST TOYOTA DISTRIBUTORS, INC. IN THE STATES OF ALABAMA, FLORIDA, GEORGIA, NORTH AND SOUTH CAROLINA. THE ALARM WIRING HARNESS PLUGS INTO THE VEHICLE'S IGNITION SWITCH AND THE VEHICLE'S IGNITION SWITCH WIRING HARNESS PLUGS INTO THE ALARM HARNESS TO COMPLETE THE CIRCUIT. A PERCENTAGE OF THE FEMALE TERMINALS USED IN THE ALARM CONNECTOR WERE FOUND TO BE DEFECTIVE, CAUSING AN 'OPEN CIRCUIT' CONDITION WHEN MATED TO THE MALE IGNITION SWITCH TERMINALS.

Defect: THIS CONDITION CAN CAUSE INTERMITTENT PERFORMANCE OF THE VEHICLE'S ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS SUCH AS THE DASH WARNING LIGHTS AND/OR HVAC FAN SPEED CONTROLS. ALSO, THE VEHICLE MAY NOT RUN SMOOTHLY AND COULD STALL.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE DATE CODE LABEL ON THE SECURITY SYSTEM HARNESS AND ANY DISPLAYING THE MANUFACTURING/FINAL DATE CODE WILL BE REPLACED WITH NEWLY PRODUCED HARNESSES. THE DATE CODES ARE: RAV4 - 6/24/98, 6/25/98, 6/26/98; SIENNA - 6/25/98, 6/26/98; AND AVALON - 6/30/98, 7/1/98, 8/31/98, 9/1/98, 9/2/98, AND 9/3/98.

1998 Toyota Avalon (10/19/1998)  

Campaign Number: 98E035000

Component Name: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT CONTROLLER

Manufacturer: TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION

Description: EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION: AFTERMARKET THEFT DETERRENT SYSTEMS USED ON 1998-1998 TOYOTA RAV4, AVALON, AND SIENNA MODEL VEHICLES DISTRIBUTED BY SOUTHEAST TOYOTA DISTRIBUTORS, INC. IN THE STATES OF ALABAMA, FLORIDA, GEORGIA, NORTH AND SOUTH CAROLINA. THE ALARM WIRING HARNESS PLUGS INTO THE VEHICLE'S IGNITION SWITCH AND THE VEHICLE'S IGNITION SWITCH WIRING HARNESS PLUGS INTO THE ALARM HARNESS TO COMPLETE THE CIRCUIT. A PERCENTAGE OF THE FEMALE TERMINALS USED IN THE ALARM CONNECTOR WERE FOUND TO BE DEFECTIVE, CAUSING AN "OPEN CIRCUIT" CONDITION WHEN MATED TO THE MALE IGNITION SWITCH TERMINALS.

Defect: THIS CONDITION CAN CAUSE INTERMITTENT PERFORMANCE OF THE VEHICLE'S ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS SUCH AS THE DASH WARNING LIGHTS AND/OR HVAC FAN SPEED CONTROLS. ALSO, THE VEHICLE MAY NOT RUN SMOOTHLY AND COULD STALL.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE DATE CODE LABEL ON THE SECURITY SYSTEM HARNESS AND ANY DISPLAYING THE MANUFACTURING/FINAL DATE CODE WILL BE REPLACED WITH NEWLY PRODUCED HARNESSES. THE DATE CODES ARE: RAV4 - 6/24/98, 6/25/98, 6/26/98; SIENNA - 6/25/98, 6/26/98; AND AVALON - 6/30/98, 7/1/98, 8/31/98, 9/1/98, 9/2/98, AND 9/3/98.

1998 TOYOTA AVALON for sale

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$4,991

1998 TOYOTA AVALON

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 133356 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Clearwater, FL
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

$3,932
Price Reduced

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 156394 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Orlando, FL
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

$5,200

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 96960 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: White
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Everett, WA
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

$2,897
Price Reduced

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 212919 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: White
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Eden Prairie, MN
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

New Listing
$4,495

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 168891 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: White
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Saint Peters, MO
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

$1,699

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 280115 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Stroudsburg, PA
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

$5,995

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 118124 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Chantilly, VA
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

New Listing
$4,963

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 137214 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Fairfax, VA
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

New Listing
$5,991

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 109490 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Tampa, FL
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

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1998 TOYOTA AVALON

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 152826 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Charlotte, NC
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

$1,885
Price Reduced

1998 TOYOTA AVALON

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 149259 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Tallmadge, OH
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

$6,675

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 134178 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Columbus, OH
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

New Listing
$3,994

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 235242 Miles
  • Ext Color: Beige
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Fox Lake, IL
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

$3,350

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 175856 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Noblesville, IN
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

New Listing
Contact Dealer For Pricing

1998 TOYOTA AVALON

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 92631 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Bellevue, NE
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy
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