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1998 Ford Windstar

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Specs

Research 1998 Ford Windstar specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

Base 120.7" WB 3.0L Base

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.87 x 0.45
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.84 x 2.2
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Brake Type Power

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 142.2
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 45.7
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 48.5
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 69.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 26.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 59.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 93.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 50.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 20.6

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.8

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 200 @ 3300
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 230 @ 3000
Engine Order Code 99U
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.0L/182
Fuel System SEFI

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Rear (in) 63.0
Height, Overall (in) 68.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 75.8
Length, Overall (in) 201.2
Wheelbase (in) 120.7
Liftover Height (in) 23.7
Track Width, Front (in) 64.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 52.8
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 40.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 60.9
Passenger Capacity 7
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Third Hip Room (in) 48.7
Third Shoulder Room (in) 56.9
Third Leg Room (in) 35.4
Third Head Room (in) 38.1
Second Hip Room (in) 61.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 62.9
Second Leg Room (in) 39.2
Second Head Room (in) 38.9
Front Hip Room (in) 57.6
Front Leg Room (in) 40.7
Front Head Room (in) 39.3

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.3
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.96
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1

Summary

Vehicle Name Ford Windstar Wagon
Body Style 3-Door Passenger Van

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear Variable Rate Steel
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Tires

Rear Tire Size P205/70R15SL
Front Tire Size P205/70R15SL
Spare Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code 51A
Rear Tire Order Code T33
Front Tire Order Code T33
Spare Tire Size T125/90R15
Spare Tire Size P205/70R15SL

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.77
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44L
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.98
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.26
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69

Vehicle

EPA Classification 2WD Special Purpose

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3762

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 5.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 4.0