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1998 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
Depreciation & Resale Value

Depreciation

The depreciation graph and accompanying table on our page detail how the 1998 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA's price has changed annually.
For instance, while the car initially depreciated slightly in its first year, subsequent years show a significant decrease, reflecting market trends and vehicle condition over time.
Such precise data is crucial for understanding how age and market dynamics impact car values.
The average price for new (MSRP) 1998 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA in 1998 was $23,469.
The average price for used 1998 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA nowadays in 2024 is $0 which is 0% from the original price.
Estimated mileage driven per year is 10,138 miles.
The graph below is a depreciation curve for 1998 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA. It shows how much this model looses per year in price. This analytics is calculated using sales records from BADVIN database.
The table below shows average price for used 1998 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA in each year since the year of manufacturing, current year price and projected price in the future years.
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YearAverage MileageAverage Price% Left% Lost
1998 MSRP0 mi$23,469100%0%
199810,138 mi$22,997+$472+2.01%97.99%2.01%
199920,276 mi$22,451+$546+2.37%95.66%4.34%
200030,414 mi$20,990+$1,461+6.51%89.44%10.56%
200140,552 mi$18,980+$2,010+9.58%80.87%19.13%
200250,690 mi$18,500+$480+2.53%78.83%21.17%
200360,828 mi$16,576+$1,924+10.4%70.63%29.37%
200470,966 mi$14,498+$2,078+12.54%61.78%38.22%
200581,104 mi$13,249+$1,249+8.61%56.45%43.55%
200691,242 mi$11,995+$1,254+9.46%51.11%48.89%
2007101,380 mi$9,999+$1,996+16.64%42.61%57.39%
2008111,518 mi$9,581+$418+4.18%40.82%59.18%
2009121,656 mi$8,991+$590+6.16%38.31%61.69%
2010131,794 mi$7,987+$1,004+11.17%34.03%65.97%
2011141,932 mi$7,000+$987+12.36%29.83%70.17%
2012152,070 mi$5,999+$1,001+14.3%25.56%74.44%

Price vs Mileage

Our comprehensive analysis does not stop at depreciation; it also covers how mileage affects the VOLKSWAGEN JETTA’s price.
With data showing detailed price points at various mileage milestones, this section helps in identifying trends and making informed decisions.
For instance, price drops at higher mileages compared to lower mileages provides insights into potential maintenance or value thresholds.
This block is particularly useful for buyers and sellers aiming to gauge the best value proposition based on vehicle mileage.
The graph below shows how mileage affects the price for 1998 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA. This data was calculated using sales records from BADVIN database.
The table below shows average price for used 1998 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA by mileage and number of sales.
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MileageAverage PriceSample Size
Frequently asked questions
Advanced safety features can influence the resale value and slow the depreciation of vehicles by making them more attractive to safety-conscious buyers.
A CPO vehicle offers the reliability of a new car at a lower price, backed by a comprehensive warranty, making it a great option for those seeking value and peace of mind.
The market value of a vehicle is calculated based on its historical depreciation trends, current condition, mileage, and market trends.
The best time of year to sell your car to minimize depreciation might be just before the release of a new model, when demand for used models could be higher.
High mileage typically accelerates the depreciation of a vehicle, as it may indicate increased wear and tear and potential future repairs.
Keeping your vehicle for about three to five years can optimize its resale value, balancing depreciation with usage and maintenance costs.
Mileage is considered a major factor in the depreciation of vehicles because it directly correlates with the amount of use and potential wear and tear the vehicle has undergone.
Aftermarket modifications can affect the depreciation of 1998 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA either positively, by enhancing appeal to certain buyers, or negatively, by deterring those who prefer stock condition.
When buying a car, consider models with strong resale histories, opt for popular color and feature options, and evaluate current market trends for the best value retention.
The economic climate can significantly affect the depreciation of vehicles, with higher demand and better economic conditions typically slowing depreciation rates.
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$22,997 average used price
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