1999 Mercedes-Benz C-Class specs & colors

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1999 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

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EPA Classification Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size Full-Size in
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 7 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 15 x 7 in
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 100
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) N/A
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 200 @ 2500-4800
Displacement 2.3L/140
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 185 @ 5300
Engine Type Gas I4
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 21 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 475.60 mi
Cruising Range - City 344.40 mi
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.41
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.49
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.10 (1.90 Winter Mode)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27
Trans Type 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.93
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.2 x 0.47 in
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel, 4-Channel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.2 x 0.35 in
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 16.4 gal
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.2 ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Type Pwr Recirculating ball
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.85
Rear Tire Size 205/60R15
Spare Tire Size Full-Size
Front Tire Size 205/60R15
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 3250 lbs
Trunk Volume 12.9 ft³
Second Shoulder Room 54.3 in
Height, Overall 56.1 in
Front Leg Room 41.5 in
Second Hip Room 53.9 in
Front Head Room 37.2 in
Wheelbase 105.9 in
Passenger Volume 88 ft³
Track Width, Front 59.5 in
Second Leg Room 32.8 in
Length, Overall 177.4 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 67.7 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Liftover Height N/A in
Front Hip Room 52.8 in
Front Shoulder Room 54.6 in
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Track Width, Rear 57.8 in
Second Head Room 37.0 in
Warning lights-inc: seat belt/exterior lamp failure/brake system/parking brake front brake pad wear/SRS/ABS/Brake Assist/ASR/engine electronics, & low level fuel/engine oil/coolant/washer fluid Standard
Folding rear center armrest Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bars, coil springs, gas shock absorbers Standard
Front courtesy lamps w/delayed shutoff Standard
205/60R15 all-season SBR tires Standard
Dual front/rear cup holders Standard
2.3L DOHC SMPI 16-valve intercooled supercharged in-line 4-cyl engine Standard
Rear window radio antenna, rear bumper cellular antenna Standard
Electronic cruise control Standard
CD changer/cellular phone fiber-optic pre-wiring Standard
Auto-dimming rearview mirror Standard
Dual heated pwr mirrors Standard
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors Standard
Universal integrated garage door opener Standard
AM/FM stereo weather band radio-inc: auto reverse cassette, antitheft coding, 8 speakers, automatic speed-sensitive volume adjustment Standard
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror Standard
Electrostatic dust filter Standard
Halogen headlamps w/delayed off Standard
Electric heated windshield washer nozzles Standard
Instrumentation-inc: speedometer, tachometer, fuel/coolant temp gauges, odometer, resettable trip meter, quartz clock, outside temp indicator Standard
5-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission-inc: "winter" mode, adaptive controls, OD Standard
Brake assist system (applies full braking pwr automatically when needed) Standard
Pwr 4-wheel disc brakes (front ventilated) Standard
Dual zone air conditioning w/REST mode residual heater Standard
Front head restraints/remote fold down head restraints Standard
Front center armrests w/2-level enclosed storage Standard
Full-size spare tire Standard
Dual front door-mounted side impact airbags Standard
16.4 gallon fuel tank Standard
9 mph automatic door locks Standard
Anti-theft alarm system-inc: tow away protection, panic alarm Standard
Independent double wishbone front suspension w/triangular lower control arms, anti-dive geometry Standard
Leather-wrapped steering wheel Standard
Heated rear window Standard
Remote central selectable locking system Standard
Single rear foglamp Standard
Burl walnut trim on doors/dash/console/shift gate Standard
Velour carpet/floor mats Standard
Independent five-link rear suspension w/anti-lift/anti-squat/alignment control Standard
Adjustable 3-point front shoulder belts w/emergency tensioning retractor, height adjustable shoulder belts & lower points attached to seat frames Standard
Pwr operated windows w/express-down/up control Standard
Brake assist system (applies full braking pwr automatically when needed) Standard
15" X 7" aluminum wheels Standard
Pwr door locks Standard
Front passenger reading lamp, rear courtesy lamp Standard
4-channel anti-lock brake system Standard
Dual front airbag supplemental restraint system Standard
Audible warning for parking brake, headlamps Standard
Map pockets in front doors/front seatbacks Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
Selectable retractors secure child seat Standard
City 21/hwy 29 (2.3L engine/5-speed auto trans) Standard
Automatic slip control (ASR) Standard
Remote keyless dual-mode Smartkey-inc: remote window opening, doors/trunk/ fuel filler unlocking/key copy protection/valet lockout Standard
4-channel anti-lock braking system Standard
Pwr recirculating-ball steering w/damper Standard
10-way pwr driver bucket seat w/manual passenger bucket seat Standard
Leather trimmed shift knob Standard
Halogen front fog lamps Standard
M-B Tex upholstery w/leather seating inserts Standard
Outboard 3-point rear seat belts w/automatically adjusting shoulder belt anchors Standard
Babysmart automatic child seat recognition system Standard

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