1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon Scheduled Maintenance

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Scheduled Maintenance for Your 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon

What is the maintenance schedule for the 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon?

Your Guide to 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon Scheduled Maintenance

Take care of your Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon and it'll take care of you. With the right maintenance at the right time, your E-150 Econoline Club Wagon could be on the road well past the 200,000 mile mark. Not an expert in what services your car needs and when? No problem. It can be overwhelming, but fortunately, there’s a resource that takes the guesswork out of routine E-150 Econoline Club Wagon maintenance. It’s as easy as following the recommended maintenance schedule that’s been written specifically for your 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon!

Ford knows your vehicle inside and out (they made it, after all!), so they’ve designed this schedule with your car’s unique needs in mind. Driving conditions, climate variations, and other variables can affect which scheduled maintenance services you’ll need; however, recommended maintenance usually includes services like tire rotations, vital fluid checks/exchanges, filter changes, brake pad replacement, and oil changes. Keeping up with routine service appointments is a great way to keep your E-150 Econoline Club Wagon running for longer, decrease your risk of dangerous malfunctions on the road, and help you avoid expensive repairs caused by 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon problems later.

Essential Maintenance to Keep Your Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon Running Newer, Longer

Head to your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care in your 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon for factory-recommended routine maintenance and an expert technician will begin by performing a Courtesy Check. A Courtesy Check helps "set the stage" for your service and catch any small problems before they turn into big repairs. Each Courtesy Check includes a free battery test and an inspection of your E-150 Econoline Club Wagon's windshield wiper blades, head and tail lights, filters, fluid levels, tires, and alignment.

Could your 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon be ready for a new battery? In general, car batteries only last three to five years. Depending on the climate where you live and your habits while driving, your E-150 Econoline Club Wagon may need a replacement battery sooner. Short trips and extreme temperatures can shorten the overall life expectancy of your Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon battery. While you could wait until your battery fails and you hear the dreaded "click," you're better off replacing it before then! Otherwise, your battery could die unexpectedly, leaving you and your E-150 Econoline Club Wagon stranded. Your Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon won't be going anywhere without a strong battery.

Staying on schedule for battery replacements and motor oil changes can prevent premature wear on your 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon engine. See Ford's recommendations for oil change intervals for your 1998 E-150 Econoline Club Wagon in the chart at the top of this page. Keep in mind that your oil change interval could be different given your driving style and climate. Talk to a Firestone Complete Auto Care technician to know when to change your oil. Not sure what type of oil to use for your 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon? We can help with that, too!

Periodic service to the steering system in your Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon can improve ride comfort and help you maintain control of your vehicle. When it comes to steering and suspension, you want to catch small problems before they turn into big (and expensive) ones. Bring your car to Firestone Complete Auto Care, where our technicians can check your car’s steering components and, if necessary, provide Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon steering and suspension services including wheel alignment, strut replacement, power steering fluid changes, ball joint lubrication, and wheel bearing replacement. Prevent damage or premature wear and tear on your Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon's steering system with regular maintenance.

If you fall behind on routine Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon maintenance (or worse, don’t do it at all!), you could be feeling the heat on the road – literally! A malfunctioning A/C system or overheating engine can wreak havoc on your car. Our technicians have you covered there, too, with the tools and expertise to care for your entire Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon cooling, heating, and climate control system. Need a new Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon radiator? We can take care of that. Is your A/C blowing hot air? We’re here to fix that, too. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon maintenance and repairs.

We can help you keep your vehicle (and your life!) running smoothly. Many of our locations have weekend and evening hours for your convenience.

Stay ahead of maintenance for your 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon. Get answers to everyday maintenance questions and take better care of your Ford today.

Take an active role in maintaining your 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon. Get answers to common Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • What should I do after hitting a pothole in my Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon? You know your Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon better than anyone else, so you’ll know if something doesn’t feel right while driving. Have your alignment checked (and adjusted if necessary) as soon as you notice a pulling steering wheel to prevent suspension damage or uneven tire wear.
  • When should I use high mileage oil in my Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon? Do you have more than 75,000 miles on your Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon? If so, request to switch to high mileage oil at your next oil change. This type of oil is specially formulated to keep aging engine parts in the best possible condition.
  •  Why are my Ford dashboard lights on? It's better to get them addressed as soon as possible. An illuminated dashboard light means something in your vehicle isn't functioning like it should. Letting problems linger can mean bad news for your Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon, so be sure to take your car in for service as soon as you notice an illuminated dashboard light