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1997 Chrysler Town & Country LX specs & colors

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1997 Chrysler Town & Country LX

Showing the 1997 Chrysler Town & Country 4dr 119" WB LX AWD

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Key specs

Color options


Silver Fern


Mist Gray



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  • sunscreen side/rear window glass
  • solar windshield/front window glass
  • elect AM/FM stereo w/cassette



EPA Classification Special Purpose
Front Wheel Size 15 x 6.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Size 16 X 4.0 in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 500
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.8L/230
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 166 @ 4300
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 227 @ 3100
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 22 MPG
Cruising Range - City 297.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 15 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 435.60 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Drivetrain ALL Wheel Drive
Trans Type 4
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.21
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.45
Suspension Type - Front Iso Strut w/
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf spring w/
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) linkless antisway bar
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.1 x 0.9 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness N/A in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 19.8 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.84
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.14
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 39.4 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Front Tire Size P215/70R15
Rear Tire Size P215/70R15
Spare Tire Size T145/90D16
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 200 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 4342 lbs
Passenger Capacity 7
Passenger Volume N/A ft³
Front Head Room 39.8 in
Front Leg Room 40.6 in
Front Shoulder Room 62.5 in
Front Hip Room 57.7 in
Second Head Room 39.6 in
Second Leg Room 37.2 in
Second Shoulder Room 64.1 in
Second Hip Room 67.8 in
Third Head Room 38.4 in
Third Leg Room 38.5 in
Third Shoulder Room 61.8 in
Third Hip Room 49.6 in
Wheelbase 119.3 in
Length, Overall 199.7 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 76.8 in
Height, Overall 68.7 in
Track Width, Front 63.0 in
Track Width, Rear 64.0 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.4 in
Rear Door Opening Height 39.2 in
Rear Door Opening Width 51.2 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 99.8 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 59.5 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 Not Available in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline Not Available in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 49.0 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 46.1 in
Liftover Height 24.1 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 159.6 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 Not Available ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 Not Available ft³
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Fog lights Standard
Leather-wrapped steering wheel w/tilt steering column Standard
Warning chimes-inc: headlamps-on, seatbelt, key-in-ignition, engine temp, low oil pressure Standard
Warning lights for low fuel, low washer fluid, voltage, seat belt, door ajar, check engine Standard
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors Standard
4-speed automatic transmission w/OD Standard
Electric rear window defroster Standard
Overhead console-inc: front/middle map reading lights, compass, outside temp, computer, travel displays, sunglass & garage door opener storage Standard
Driver & front passenger supplemental airbags Standard
All wheel drive Standard
Front suspension w/dual path gas-charged Iso-Struts, coil springs, linkless anti-sway bar Standard
3.8L (230) SMPI V6 engine Standard
Tinted glass Standard
Underslung spare tire carrier Standard
2-speed windshield wipers w/vehicle speed sensitive intermittent feature Standard
Premium cloth upholstery Standard
Front/rear body-color fascias w/bright insert Standard
Single leaf spring rear suspension w/gas-charged shock absorbers Standard
Side window demisters Standard
15" black steel wheels w/"Endeavor" design wheel covers Standard
Message center warning for air bag, anti-lock brake system, high beam, high engine temp, low oil pressure, turn signals Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brake system Standard
Pwr front door windows & rear quarter vent windows Standard
Stainless steel exhaust system Standard
Front/rear 5-MPH bumpers Standard
Full floor length massback carpeting Standard
Dual note horn Standard
Lights-inc: front & middle overhead map/reading, front door courtesy, storage bin/ash receiver, glove box, liftgate dual floods, ignition switch w/time delay Standard
Pwr-assisted front/rear disc brakes Standard
Windshield wiper de-icer Standard
Covered storage bin w/CD/cassette inserts, left quarter panel bins w/padded armrest covers for middle & rear bench seats Standard
2-front, 2-middle seat & 4-rear seat cup holders Standard
5-mph bumpers Standard
Lockable drawer under front passenger seat Standard
500 CCA maintenance-free battery Standard
120 amp alternator Standard
7-passenger seating w/reclining front bucket seats w/armrests, reclining & folding middle bucket seats w/armrests, 3-passenger reclining & folding rear bench seat w/adjustable headrests, adjustable track & easy out roller system Standard
Active rear outboard unibelts w/rear center lap belts Standard
Rear view day/night mirror Standard
P215/70R15 all-season SBR BSW tires Standard
20.0 gallon fuel tank w/tethered fuel cap Standard
Electronic AM/FM stereo radio w/cassette-inc: 4-speakers {Upgraded by base Quick-Order Pkg} Standard
Illuminated entry lighting Standard
Interior remote hood release Standard
4 coat hooks Standard
Rear window wiper w/intermittent vehicle speed feature & wet arm washer Standard
Remote keyless entry w/2-transmitters Standard
Load leveling suspension Standard
Unique bright grille Standard
Electro-mechanical 120-MPH speedometer, odometer, trip odometer, tachometer, fuel & temp gauges Standard
Aero style single halogen headlights w/time delay Standard
Front air conditioning w/dual zone temp control Standard
Pwr door locks Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system Standard
Active front unibelts w/adjustable turning loops & traveling inboard buckles Standard
Sliding driver-side door Standard
Electronic speed control Standard
Body-color wide body-side molding w/bright insert Standard
Floor mats Standard
City 15/hwy 22 (3.8L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Compact spare tire Standard
Steel side impact protection door beams Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Dual pwr remote body-color exterior heated mirrors Standard

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