Data for 1998:

1998 Mustang Body Styles:

The 1998 Mustang came in a 2 door coupe and a convertible. Three models included a base level V6, a V8 GT, and the V8 SVT Cobra. New to 1998 were modifications to the engines to allow for more power; a GT Sports Appearance Group; and a V6 Sports Appearance Group. The interior was modified to include a clock in the stereo and a CD player on all models. The SVT Cobra also got new 17x8 inch alloy wheels.

1998 Mustang Paint Color Codes:

* SVT Cobra color, or GT Spring Edition

1998 Mustang Engine Codes:

1998 Mustang VIN Decoder:

Manufacturer: 1FA = Ford Motor Company USA Ford Passenger Car

Safety: F = Driver/Passenger Air Bags & Active Seat Belts

P40 = Coupe
P42 = Coupe GT
P44 = Convertible
P45 = Convertible GT
P46 = Convertible Cobra
P47 = Coupe Cobra

4 = 3.8L 150hp V6
T = 4.6L 225hp V8
V = 4.6L 305hp V8 Cobra

Check Digit: 0-9 or X

Year: W = 1998

Assembler: F = Dearborn, Michigan

Unit Number: 1998 Mustangs start at 100001

The VIN number is on top edge of the dash on the driver's side visible through the windshield.

1998 Mustang Special Models:

See Data for Other Years