1998 Ford Windstar

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15 reviews
Available Price Range $117-$5,061 Trims5 Combined MPG 20-21 Seats 2-7

Our Take on the 1998 Ford Windstar

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If Ford Motor Co. had it to do over again, the Windstar mini-van would havehad more doors than cupholders. But, the automaker insists, when it surveyed consumers about their wantsand needs in the early development years of its rival to Chrysler and GeneralMotors mini-vans, most folks said they saw no need for a slide-open door onboth sides of the van. So Ford left one off the driver's side... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

3.6 out of 5

Based on 15 reviews

GReat Car

by Betty from chicago on September 2, 2009

This was a Good car! We got over 250,000 miles out of it. Replace the transmission at 145,000, and the odometer stop working at 175,499 miles. One problem we have with the windstar was leaks by the wi... Read Full Review

5 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


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