1997 Jaguar XJ L specs & colors

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EPA Classification Mid-Size

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 16 x 7 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 7 in
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 7 in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 700
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120

Displacement 4.0L/243
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 289 @ 4000
Engine Type Gas I6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 4800

EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 17 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 531.30 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - City 392.70 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 23 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.58
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.09
Trans Type 4-Speed
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,

Suspension Type - Rear Fully Independent
Suspension Type - Front Fully Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone

Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.5 x 1.1 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.6 x 0.78 in
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Vacuum-assisted

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 23.1 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 40.7 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.7
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion

Spare Tire Size P225/60R16
Front Tire Size P225/60ZR16
Rear Tire Size P225/60ZR16

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 165 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 165 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 3307 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 3307 lbs

Base Curb Weight 4110 lbs

Passenger Capacity 5
Front Shoulder Room 57.3 in
Track Width, Rear 59.0 in
Trunk Volume 11.1 ft³
Width, Max w/o mirrors 70.8 in
Wheelbase 117.9 in
Liftover Height 20.9 in
Second Shoulder Room 57.3 in
Front Head Room 37.8 in
Passenger Volume 111.8 ft³
Second Leg Room 39.2 in
Second Hip Room 60.3 in
Track Width, Front 59.1 in
Front Hip Room 55.7 in
Front Leg Room 41.2 in
Height, Overall 53.5 in
Second Head Room 36.9 in
Length, Overall 202.8 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.1 in

16" x 7.0" diamond-polished alloy (Dimple style) wheels Standard
Height-adjustable upper anchorage for front seat belts Standard
Wraparound body-color bumpers Standard
Dual illuminated sun visors w/map lights Standard
23.1 gallon fuel tank Standard
Driver & front passenger air bags Standard
Contoured bench rear seat Standard
Body-color pwr adjustable heated door mirrors Standard
Cellular phone pre-wire Standard
Unibody construction Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
Child seat safety belt locking Standard
Vacuum-assisted pwr 4-wheel vented disc brakes w/fluid loss warning sensor Standard
118" (long) wheelbase Optional
Outside temp indicator Standard
2-speed intermittent windshield wipers w/single wipe feature Standard
Carpeted footwell rugs Standard
Central locking doors/trunk/fuel filler door w/remote driver-only unlock, automatic drive-away locking feature Standard
Trip computer Standard
Fully independent front suspension w/unequal-length wishbones, coil springs, telescopic shock absorbers, anti-roll bar, anti-dive geometry Standard
3.58 axle ratio Standard
Protective body-color body-side moldings Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system Standard
Premium audio system Standard
Multi-adjustable pwr front seats w/pwr lumbar support Standard
3-position memory w/personalized remote activation-inc: door mirrors, driver seat, steering column w/auto tilt-away feature Standard
Fully independent rear suspension w/double wishbones, driveshafts acting as upper links, concentric coil springs/shocks, anti-lift/anti-squat geometry Standard
Electronic ignition system Standard
Front/rear fog lamps Standard
One-touch pwr tilt/slide sunroof Standard
4.0L (243) DOHC EFI 24-valve aluminum alloy in-line 6-cyl engine Standard
Electronic 4-speed automatic transmission w/OD, normal & sport shift modes Standard
Full-size spare tire w/aluminum alloy wheel Standard
Forward hinged hood Standard
Sunglass storage compartment Standard
Chrome "leaping Jaguar" hood ornament Standard
Integrated 4-channel garage door/entry gate opener Standard
Pwr tilt/telescopic steering wheel w/auto tilt-away feature Standard
Pwr windows w/driver one-touch down Standard
Curb illumination door lamps Standard
Speed control Standard
Walnut trim Standard
Heated rear window Standard
City 17/hwy 23 (4.0L engine/4-speed auto trans) *Estimated* Standard
Retractable cupholders Standard
Speed-sensitive pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Remote trunk release Standard
Automatic climate control air conditioning Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard
3-point rear center seat belt Standard
Vehicle security system w/remote entry Standard
Lockable glove box Standard
Pirelli P4000E P225/60ZR16 SBR tires Standard
Connolly leather-trimmed interior Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system w/yaw control Standard

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