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1998 Honda Civic EX specs & colors

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1998 Honda Civic EX

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EPA Classification Sub-Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Rear Wheel Size 14 x 5 in
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Front 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 Horsepower @ RPM 127 @ 6600
Displacement 1.6L/97
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 107 @ 5500
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 35 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 30 MPG
Cruising Range - City 357.00 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 416.50 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.702
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.250
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.250
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.250
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.909
Trans Type 5
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.909
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.153
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front Indepenent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Trailing Arms
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.3 x 0.83 in
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 11.9 gal
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.6
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 20.3
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 32.8 ft
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P185/65R14
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 2511 lbs
Front Head Room 38.2 in
Front Hip Room 50.0 in
Length, Overall 175.1 in
Trunk Volume 11.9 ft³
Second Head Room 36.2 in
Track Width, Front 58.1 in
Second Shoulder Room 51.8 in
Second Leg Room 34.1 in
Height, Overall 54.7 in
Wheelbase 103.2 in
Track Width, Rear 58.1 in
Second Hip Room 49.3 in
Front Shoulder Room 52.4 in
Front Leg Room 42.7 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Liftover Height N/A in
Passenger Volume 89.8 ft³
Min Ground Clearance 5.9 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 67.1 in
Front bucket seats w/reclining seatbacks Standard
Seatback pocket Standard
Cruise control Optional
Remote trunk/fuel filler door releases Standard
2-speed intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Dual body-colored pwr exterior mirrors Optional
Coin box Standard
Multi-point programmed fuel injection (PGM-FI) Standard
Front/rear crush zones Standard
Pwr-assisted rack & pinion steering Standard
Beverage holder Standard
Driver footrest Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Pwr-assisted ventilated front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Adjustable steering column Standard
Independent double wishbone front suspension w/coil springs, stabilizer bar Optional
Tinted glass Standard
Map lights Optional
P185/65R14 mud & snow SBR tires Standard
Front/rear 3-point seat belts w/rear center lap belt Standard
55-amp maintenance free battery Standard
Remote entry system Optional
Electronic ignition system Standard
Side-impact door beams Standard
75-amp alternator Standard
City 30/hwy 35 (1.6L VTEC engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Tachometer Optional
Independent double wishbone rear suspension w/trailing arms, coil springs Standard
Child-proof rear door locks Standard
Driver & front passenger air bags Standard
Dual visor vanity mirrors Standard
Anti-lock braking system Optional
Body-colored body-side molding Optional
Rear seat heater ducts Standard
Adjustable front seat belt anchors Standard
Cargo area light Optional
Front/rear gas pressurized shock absorbers w/Honda progressive valve Standard
14" x 5.0" steel wheels w/full covers Standard
1.6L SOHC VTEC aluminum-alloy 16-valve 4-cyl 127-hp engine Optional
Pwr windows/door locks Optional
11.9 gallon fuel tank Standard
4 x 20-watt AM/FM stereo w/clock Standard
Pwr moonroof w/tilt feature Optional
Front center console armrest w/storage compartment Optional
Anti-lock braking system Optional
Rear window defroster w/timer Standard
60/40 fold down rear seatback w/lock Standard
Child safety seat anchors Standard
Body-colored impact-absorbing bumpers Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/starter-interlock system Standard
Trunk-open warning light Standard
Air conditioning Optional

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