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1998 Mazda 626 ES specs & colors

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1998 Mazda 626 ES

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EPA Classification Mid-Size
Front Wheel Size 15 x 6 in
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 6 in
Spare Wheel Size 15 x 4 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 2.5L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 163 @ 5000
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 26 MPG
Cruising Range - City 338.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 20 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 439.40 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Type 4
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.800
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.540
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.700
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.333
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.157
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/A-Arms
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Twin Links
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.79 x 0.94 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.02 x 0.39 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 16.9 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 36.1 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Front Tire Size P205/60HR15
Rear Tire Size P205/60HR15
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 3072 lbs
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume 97.1 ft³
Front Head Room 39.2 in
Front Leg Room 43.6 in
Front Shoulder Room 56.3 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Second Head Room 37.0 in
Second Leg Room 34.6 in
Second Shoulder Room 55.9 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Wheelbase 105.1 in
Length, Overall 186.8 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 69.3 in
Height, Overall 55.1 in
Track Width, Front 59.8 in
Track Width, Rear 59.8 in
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Liftover Height N/A in
Trunk Volume 14.2 ft³
Breakerless electronic ignition system Standard
P205/60HR15 all-season SBR tires Optional
Leather-wrapped steering wheel Optional
58 amp/hr battery (1997) Standard
Energy-absorbing steering column & instrument panel Standard
Fadeout interior illumination Standard
Rear compartment heater ducts Standard
Front side-window demisters Standard
Pwr sliding-glass moonroof w/tilt-up ventilation feature, interior sunshade Optional
Body-colored protective side moldings Standard
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD Standard
City 20/hwy 26 (2.5L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Reclining front bucket seats w/adjustable head restraints, seat height adjustment Standard
Anti-theft alarm system w/immobilizer feature Optional
Tinted glass w/upper windshield sunshade band Standard
Tilt steering column Standard
16.9 gallon fuel tank Standard
Remote keyless entry system Optional
Dual door map pockets Standard
Anti-lock brake system Optional
Rotary control HVAC system w/full electronic mode controls & 4-speed blower Standard
15" x 6" aluminum alloy wheels w/locks Optional
Oscillating center vent louvers Optional
Passenger assist grips Optional
Child-safety rear door locks Standard
Automatic transmission shift interlock Standard
Intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Bose sound system w/AM/FM stereo, compact disc player & 4-speakers Optional
3-point outboard safety belts, rear center lap belt Standard
Rear window defogger Standard
Side-impact door beams Standard
Simulated wood-grain applique on console Optional
Halogen headlights w/auto-off feature Standard
Independent strut rear suspension w/Twin Trapezoidal Links, trailing links, coil springs Standard
60/40 split fold-down rear seatback Standard
Pwr windows w/driver-side 1-touch down feature Optional
Pwr-assisted 4-wheel disc brakes (front vented) Optional
Leather seating surfaces Optional
90 amp alternator (1997) Optional
Adjustable front seat belt anchors Standard
Cruise control w/steering wheel-mounted controls Optional
Electronic traction control Optional
Energy-absorbing crumple zones Standard
Pwr door locks Optional
Air conditioning Optional
Front wheel drive Standard
Driver & front passenger air bag Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) Standard
Large center console w/covered storage compartment Standard
Break-away rearview mirror Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bar Standard
Chromed-trimmed grille Standard
Bi-level instrument panel-inc: 8000-rpm tachometer, engine coolant temp gauge, resettable trip odometer Standard
Anti-lock brake system Optional
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors Optional
Engine-RPM-sensing variable pwr-assist rack & pinion steering Standard
Retractable pwr antenna Optional
Seatback storage pockets Optional
Independent strut front suspension w/lower A-arm, coil springs Standard
Pwr driver seat w/8-way adjustment Optional
Carpeted floor mats Optional
Dual body-color pwr/heated exterior mirrors Optional
Pwr remote trunk release Optional
2.5L DOHC MFI 24-valve V6 engine Optional

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