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1998 Honda Civic LX specs & colors

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1998 Honda Civic LX

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EPA Classification Sub-Compact
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size 14 x 5 in
Rear Wheel Size 14 x 5 in
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 106 @ 6200
Displacement 1.6L/97
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 103 @ 4600
Engine Type Gas I4
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 29 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 428.40 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 36 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Cruising Range - City 345.10 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.357
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.954
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.638
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 4
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.468
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.600
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 0.926
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Trailing Arms
Suspension Type - Front Indepenent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System Not Available
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 9.5 x .83 in
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 11.9 gal
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 32.8 ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.6
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Front Tire Size P185/65R14
Spare Tire Size Compact
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 2458 lbs
Second Leg Room 34.1 in
Front Leg Room 42.7 in
Second Head Room 37.6 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Passenger Volume 89.8 ft³
Second Shoulder Room 51.8 in
Length, Overall 175.1 in
Front Shoulder Room 52.4 in
Track Width, Front 58.1 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 67.1 in
Wheelbase 103.2 in
Height, Overall 54.7 in
Second Hip Room 49.3 in
Trunk Volume 11.9 ft³
Min Ground Clearance 5.9 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room 50.0 in
Track Width, Rear 58.1 in
Front Head Room 39.8 in
4 x 20-watt AM/FM stereo w/clock Standard
Independent double wishbone rear suspension w/trailing arms, coil springs Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Front/rear 3-point seat belts w/rear center lap belt Standard
11.9 gallon fuel tank Standard
Remote trunk/fuel filler door releases Standard
Pwr windows/door locks Optional
Front center console armrest w/storage compartment Optional
Body-colored impact-absorbing bumpers Standard
Rear seat heater ducts Standard
Tachometer Optional
Multi-point programmed fuel injection (PGM-FI) Standard
Child-proof rear door locks Standard
Child safety seat anchors Standard
Pwr-assisted ventilated front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Coin box Standard
Side-impact door beams Standard
Cargo area light Optional
14" x 5.0" steel wheels w/full covers Standard
Front/rear crush zones Standard
1.6L SOHC aluminum alloy 16-valve 4-cyl 106-hp engine Standard
Dual pwr exterior mirrors Optional
55-amp maintenance free battery Standard
Pwr-assisted rack & pinion steering Standard
Air conditioning Optional
Beverage holder Standard
Independent double wishbone front suspension w/coil springs, stabilizer bar Optional
Body-side molding Standard
Front/rear gas pressurized shock absorbers w/Honda progressive valve Standard
Tinted glass Standard
2-speed intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Driver footrest Standard
Driver & front passenger air bags Standard
Adjustable front seat belt anchors Standard
Rear window defroster w/timer Standard
Trunk-open warning light Standard
4-speed electroncially-controlled automatic transmission w/lockup torque converter & shift interlock Standard
P185/65R14 mud & snow SBR tires Standard
Adjustable steering column Standard
Dual visor vanity mirrors Standard
Electronic ignition system Standard
75-amp alternator Standard
Seatback pocket Standard
60/40 fold down rear seatback w/lock Standard
City 29/hwy 36 (1.6L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Front bucket seats w/reclining seatbacks Standard
Cruise control Optional

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