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1997 Chrysler Town & Country LXi specs & colors

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1997 Chrysler Town & Country LXi

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EPA Classification Special Purpose
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 500
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Displacement 3.8L/230
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 166 @ 4300
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 227 @ 3100
Engine Type Gas V6
Cruising Range - Hwy 475.20 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - City 336.60 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 17 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 24 MPG
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.21
Trans Type 4
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.45
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front Iso Strut w/
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) linkless antisway bar
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf spring w/
Brake ABS System 4-wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.1 x 0.9 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 19.8 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.14
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 39.4 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.84
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Spare Tire Size P215/65R16
Rear Tire Size P215/65R16
Front Tire Size P215/65R16
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 200 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2000 lbs
Base Curb Weight 4190 lbs
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Front Head Room 39.8 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 Not Available ft³
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 59.5 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 76.8 in
Third Leg Room 38.5 in
Liftover Height 24.1 in
Third Head Room 38.4 in
Passenger Volume N/A ft³
Rear Door Opening Height 39.2 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 46.1 in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 49.0 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.4 in
Track Width, Front 63.0 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 Not Available in
Track Width, Rear 64.0 in
Third Hip Room 49.6 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 159.6 ft³
Front Hip Room 57.7 in
Second Leg Room 37.2 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 99.8 in
Third Shoulder Room 61.8 in
Height, Overall 68.7 in
Second Hip Room 67.8 in
Front Leg Room 40.6 in
Second Head Room 39.6 in
Passenger Capacity 7
Front Shoulder Room 62.5 in
Rear Door Opening Width 51.2 in
Length, Overall 199.7 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 Not Available ft³
Wheelbase 119.3 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline Not Available in
Second Shoulder Room 64.1 in
Active rear outboard unibelts w/rear center lap belts Standard
Dual note horn Standard
Driver & front passenger 8-way pwr seats w/driver side memory feature Optional
Electronic AM/FM stereo radio w/cassette, compact disc, graphic equalizer-inc: digital clock, 10-Infinity speakers Optional
Illuminated entry lighting Standard
City 17/hwy 24 (3.8L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
500 CCA maintenance-free battery Standard
Windshield wiper de-icer Standard
Front/rear 5-MPH bumpers Standard
P215/65R16 all-season touring SBR BSW tires Standard
Fog lights Standard
Lights-inc: front/middle/rear overhead map/reading, front door courtesy, storage bin/ash receiver, glove box, liftgate dual floods, ignition switch w/time delay Optional
Electric rear window defroster Standard
Solar windshield/front door glass Optional
Front suspension w/dual path gas-charged Iso-Struts, coil springs, linkless anti-sway bar Standard
Warning lights for low fuel, low washer fluid, voltage, seat belt, door ajar, check engine, security alarm Optional
Steel side impact protection door beams Standard
Front/rear body-color fascias w/bright insert Standard
2-front, 2-middle seat & 4-rear seat cup holders Standard
Load leveling suspension Optional
Rear window wiper w/intermittent vehicle speed feature & wet arm washer Standard
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors Standard
Side window demisters Standard
Sunscreen side/rear window glass Optional
Traction control Standard
Front/rear air conditioning w/dual zone temp control Optional
Warning chimes-inc: headlamps-on, seatbelt, key-in-ignition, engine temp, low oil pressure Standard
3.8L (230) SMPI V6 engine Optional
Rear view day/night mirror w/automatic feature Optional
Overhead console-inc: front/middle/rear map reading lights, compass, outside temp computer, travel displays, sunglass & garage door opener storage Standard
Driver & front passenger supplemental airbags Standard
Rear heater Optional
2-speed windshield wipers w/vehicle speed sensitive intermittent feature Standard
120 amp alternator Standard
Aero style single halogen headlights w/time delay Standard
Underslung spare tire carrier 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
Interior remote hood release Standard
Message center warning for air bag, anti-lock brake system, high beam, high engine temp, low oil pressure, turn signals Standard
Pwr-assisted front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Unique bright grille Standard
Dual pwr remote body-color exterior heated mirrors w/memory feature Optional
Single leaf spring rear suspension w/gas-charged shock absorbers Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system Standard
Electronic speed control Standard
Floor mats Standard
Leather-wrapped steering wheel w/tilt steering column Standard
Roof mounted luggage rack Optional
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Stainless steel exhaust system Standard
16" Sparkle Gold cast aluminum "Camelot" design wheels Optional
Leather upholstery Optional
Covered storage bin w/CD/cassette inserts, left quarter panel bins w/padded armrest covers for middle & rear bench seats Standard
Lower body-side applique w/bright insert Optional
Lockable drawer under front passenger seat Standard
Sliding driver-side door Standard
20.0 gallon fuel tank w/tethered fuel cap Standard
Electro-mechanical 120-MPH speedometer, odometer, trip odometer, tachometer, fuel & temp gauges Standard
4-speed automatic transmission w/OD Standard
4 coat hooks Standard
Pwr front door windows & rear quarter vent windows Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brake system Standard
5-mph bumpers Standard
Active front unibelts w/adjustable turning loops & traveling inboard buckles Standard
Security alarm Optional
Remote keyless entry w/2-transmitters Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Pwr door locks w/central locking feature Optional
Full floor length massback carpeting Standard
Conventional spare tire Optional

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