really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

The NHTSA is the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints can be spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem. See the Back button — blue bar at the very top of the page — to explore more.

Get notified about new defects, investigations, recalls & lawsuits for the 1998 Ford Mustang:

Unsubscribe any time. We don't sell/share your email.

problem #2

May 032004

Mustang 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
I hit a tree after driving off the road and the car became ingulfed in flames and soon burned the car to nuthing but straight metal loss of everything even rims were melted and windows too all that was left was hard metal surfaces I was almost burned alive plus the airbags deployed to late and my head actually impacted the steering wheel breaking my nose and splitting my forehead open and almost lost my left eye due to the impact the seatbelt worked too good it sperated my left shoulder and broke my collar bone stretching all my tendons in my left shoulder breaking my clavical and shoulder blade.

- Ft Campbell, KY, USA

problem #1

Feb 021998

(reported on)


  • miles
Consumer received recall letter contacted dealer for appointment in December, no parts available to remedy recall problem. Recall 97V216000.

- Boonesmill, VA, USA