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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1998 Toyota Avalon XL

$3,888

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 199696 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: White
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Everett, WA
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon XL

$7,980

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 123678 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Asheboro, NC
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon XL

$2,762

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 214592 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Cincinnati, OH
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon XL

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$6,991

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 142035 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Seattle, WA
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon

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1998 TOYOTA AVALON

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 211147 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Manchester, IA
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon XL

$3,488

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 298273 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: White
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Mount Airy, NC
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon XLS

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1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 219480 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Spartanburg, SC
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon

$7,900

1998 TOYOTA AVALON

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 121432 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Auburn, WA
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon XLS

$4,499

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 116000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Brown
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Newbury Park, CA
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon XLS

$5,491

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 177078 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Knoxville, TN
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon XLS

$5,777

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 154321 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hoopeston, IL
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon XLS

$3,995

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 174000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Beige
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Green Bay, WI
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon XLS

$2,950

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 233874 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Tacoma, WA
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon XL

$1,946

1998 TOYOTA AVALON XL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 266046 Miles
  • Ext Color: Beige
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sandwich, IL
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy

1998 Toyota Avalon

New Listing
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1998 TOYOTA AVALON

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 180555 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Asheville, NC
  • MPG: 19 City / 27 Hwy
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