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Mercedes-Benz A-Class 1998

The 1998 Mercedes-Benz A-Class range of configurations is currently priced from $2,900. Our most recent review of the 1998 Mercedes-Benz A-Class resulted in a score of 7 out of 10 for that particular example. You can read the full review here.

The 1998 Mercedes-Benz A-Class carries a braked towing capacity of up to 1000 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

Mercedes-Benz A-Class 1998 Price and Specs

The Mercedes-Benz A-Class 1998 is currently available from $2,900 for the A-Class A160 Classic up to $5,610 for the A-Class A160 Avantgarde.

Pricing guides

$4,255
Based on third party pricing data
Lowest Price
$2,900
Highest Price
$5,610
Mercedes-Benz A-Class Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
A160 Avantgarde Hatchback 1.6L ULP 5 SP AUTO $3,500 $5,610
A160 Avantgarde Hatchback 1.6L ULP 5 SP SEQ $3,100 $5,390
A160 Classic Hatchback 1.6L ULP 5 SP AUTO $3,000 $5,170
A160 Classic Hatchback 1.6L ULP 5 SP SEQ $2,900 $4,950
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Mercedes-Benz A-Class 1998 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Mercedes-Benz A-Class here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Mercedes-Benz A180 2014: Broken valve spring

    A broken valve spring is not something that would be caused by the fuel. Most likely the spring was faulty, perhaps there was in inclusion in the material it was made from, or there could have been some other manufacturing problem. Use either 95 or 98-octane fuel.

     

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  • Mercedes-Benz A-Class 2006: How can I check if the alternator is broken?

    Take it to an auto electrician who should be able to test it and tell you if it is malfunctioning.

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  • Mercedes-Benz A-Class 2018: Mercedes Me

    Your first port of call should be to Mercedes to register a claim for updating your car. It would help if you had the promise in writing, otherwise who is to say who said and promised what. If you feel strongly about it perhaps you could get other affected owners together and contact Mercedes as a group.

     

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  • Engine in Mercedes cuts out

    There could be any numbers of reasons for it cutting out, but there are two fundamental things that are needed for an engine to run, fuel and spark. You should check the ignition system, coil, plugs and leads, and also check the fuel supply, pump, filter and injectors.

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Mercedes-Benz A-Class 1998 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 1998 Mercedes-Benz A-Class are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1719mm x 1575mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Mercedes-Benz A-Class 1998 Dimensions  include 1575mm height, 1719mm width, 3575mm length.
Mercedes-Benz A-Class Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
A160 Classic Hatchback 1575x1719x3575 mm 130 mm
A160 Avantgarde Hatchback 1575x1719x3575 mm 130 mm
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Mercedes-Benz A-Class 1998 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 1998 Mercedes-Benz A-Class is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Mercedes-Benz A-Class currently offers fuel consumption from 6.4 to 6.5L/100km. The Mercedes-Benz A-Class is available with the following fuel type: ULP.

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
A160 Avantgarde Hatchback 1.6L,ULP,5 SP AUTO 6.4L/100km
A160 Avantgarde Hatchback 1.6L,ULP,5 SP SEQ 6.5L/100km
A160 Classic Hatchback 1.6L,ULP,5 SP AUTO 6.4L/100km
A160 Classic Hatchback 1.6L,ULP,5 SP SEQ 6.5L/100km
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Mercedes-Benz A-Class 1998 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 1998 Mercedes-Benz A-Class will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Mercedes-Benz A-Class spans from 15x5.5 inches.

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
A160 Classic Hatchback 195x50 R15 15x5.5 inches 195x50 R15 15x5.5 inches
A160 Avantgarde Hatchback 195x50 R15 15x5.5 inches 195x50 R15 15x5.5 inches
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Mercedes-Benz A-Class 1998 Towing capacity

The Mercedes-Benz A-Class has maximum towing capacity of 1000kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
A160 Classic Hatchback 1.6L,ULP,5 SP SEQ 1000kg
A160 Classic Hatchback 1.6L,ULP,5 SP AUTO 1000kg
A160 Avantgarde Hatchback 1.6L,ULP,5 SP SEQ 1000kg
A160 Avantgarde Hatchback 1.6L,ULP,5 SP AUTO 1000kg
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