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1998 Honda Civic DX specs & colors

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1998 Honda Civic DX

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EPA Classification Sub-Compact
Front Wheel Size 14 x 5 in
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 14 x 5 in
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 103 @ 4600
Displacement 1.6L/97
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 106 @ 6200
Cruising Range - Hwy 428.40 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Cruising Range - City 345.10 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 29 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 36 MPG
Trans Type 4
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.638
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.600
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.954
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.468
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.357
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 0.926
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front Indepenent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Trailing Arms
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake Type Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 9.5 x .83 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Brake ABS System Not Available
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 11.9 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 32.8 ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P185/65R14
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 2392 lbs
Front Hip Room 50.0 in
Second Shoulder Room 51.8 in
Front Leg Room 42.7 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Min Ground Clearance 5.9 in
Second Leg Room 34.1 in
Track Width, Front 58.1 in
Height, Overall 54.1 in
Front Head Room 38.8 in
Front Shoulder Room 52.4 in
Second Hip Room 49.3 in
Second Head Room 37.2 in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down N/A ft³
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Track Width, Rear 58.1 in
Passenger Volume 86.1 ft³
Wheelbase 103.2 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Length, Overall 164.5 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 67.1 in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 13.4 ft³
Body colored/extended rear roofline spoiler Optional
2-speed intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Tinted glass Standard
Side-impact door beams Standard
Pwr-assisted ventilated front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Seatback pocket Optional
4-speed electroncially-controlled automatic transmission w/lockup torque converter & shift interlock Standard
11.9 gallon fuel tank Standard
Headlights-on reminder Standard
Front/rear gas pressurized shock absorbers w/Honda progressive valve Standard
Front bucket seats w/reclining seatbacks Standard
55-amp maintenance free battery Standard
Coin box Standard
Driver footrest Standard
Hatch-open warning light Standard
Independent double wishbone front suspension w/coil springs Standard
Front/rear crush zones Standard
Beverage holder Standard
Dual manual remote-operated mirrors Standard
Front/rear 3-point seat belts w/rear center lap belt Standard
4 x 20-watt AM/FM stereo w/clock Optional
14" x 5.0" steel wheels w/full covers Standard
Electronic ignition system Standard
Low fuel indicator light Optional
50/50 split fold-down rear seatback w/lock Standard
Rear window wiper/washer Optional
Body-side molding Standard
Driver & front passenger air bags Standard
Rear window defroster w/timer Standard
Pwr-assisted rack & pinion steering Optional
1.6L SOHC aluminum alloy 16-valve 4-cyl 106-hp engine Standard
City 29/hwy 36 (1.6L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Dual visor vanity mirrors Standard
Removable cargo area cover Optional
P185/65R14 mud & snow SBR tires Standard
Remote fuel filler door release Standard
Multi-point programmed fuel injection (PGM-FI) Standard
75-amp alternator Standard
Body-colored impact-absorbing bumpers Standard
Independent double wishbone rear suspension w/trailing arms, coil springs Standard
Front wheel drive Standard

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