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2001 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

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EPA Classification Compact
Front Wheel Size 16 x 7 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 7 in
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 100
Displacement 2.6L/158
Engine Type Gas V6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 168 @ 5500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 177 @ 4500
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 27 MPG
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 18 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 437.40 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Cruising Range - City 291.60 mi
Trans Type 6
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.61
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.72
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.46
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.06
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.25
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.46
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Suspension Type - Front Independent 3-link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Independent 5-arm
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel, 4-Channel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness N/A in
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness N/A in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake Type Power
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 16.2 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.3 ft
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Spare Tire Size N/A
Rear Tire Size P205/55HR16
Front Tire Size P205/55HR16
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 3310 lbs
Front Leg Room 41.4 in
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Front Head Room 38.8 in
Track Width, Front 58.8 in
Passenger Volume 88.5 ft³
Trunk Volume 15.3 ft³
Track Width, Rear 57.6 in
Front Hip Room 55.1 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Second Shoulder Room 54.3 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 68.0 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Height, Overall 55.2 in
Second Head Room 41.7 in
Length, Overall 178.3 in
Second Leg Room 33.0 in
Front Shoulder Room 53.1 in
Second Hip Room 56.0 in
Wheelbase 106.9 in
Programmable alphanumeric message center w/odometers, clock, outside temp, digital speed, coolant temp, trip computer, radio statio/CD track, navigational directions, programmable vehicle settings, warning messages Standard
Auto heated pwr mirrors w/auto dimming left-side mirror & parking assistant right-side mirror Standard
Automatic slip control (ASR) Standard
Hand polished wood trim on doors, dash & console Standard
Dual front airbag supplemental restraint system Standard
Anti-theft system w/tow-away protection, remote panic, Tele Aid notification Standard
Leather wrapped multi-function steering wheel, shift knob, shift boot Standard
Outboard 3-point rear seat belts w/automatically adjusting shoulder belt anchors Standard
16" x 7" 7-spoke alloy wheels Standard
Brake assist system Standard
Remote keyless entry system w/code protection & selective lock/unlock Standard
Electronic stability program (ESP) Standard
P205/55HR16 performance tires Standard
Anti-lock disc brakes Standard
4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes w/brake assist Standard
City 20/hwy 26 (2.4L engine/5-speed auto trans) Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Integrated universal garage door controller Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
Side-impact head protection curtains Standard
Auto slip control (ASR) Standard
Pwr windows w/one-touch express up/down for all windows Standard
Fiber-optic CD changer/cellular phone pre-wiring Standard
Programmable daytime running lamps Standard
Auto lamp substitution Standard
3-link independent front suspension w/coil springs & stabilizer bar Standard
Cruise control w/digital speed readout Standard
2.6L SOHC SMPI 18-valve aluminum-alloy V6 engine Standard
Leather seating surfaces Standard
Adjustable 3-point front shoulder belts w/emergency tensioning retractor, height adjustable shoulder belts & lower points attached to seat frames Standard
8-way pwr front seats Standard
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors Standard
City 18/hwy 27 (2.4L engine/6-speed manual trans) Standard
Velour carpeting & front/rear floor mats Standard
5-arm multi-link independent rear suspension w/coil springs & stabilizer bar Standard
Halogen headlamps w/auto on/off & driver programmable daytime running lamps Standard
Halogen fog lamps Standard
Single red rear fog lamp Standard
6-speed manual transmission Standard
Rear window defroster Standard
Auto-dimming rearview mirror Standard
AM/FM stereo cassette player w/weatherband, scan & seek, music search, (7) speaker audio system Standard
Tunnel mode-inc: one-touch express up of all windows, climate control air- recirculation Standard
Side-impact air bags for all outboard seating positions (body protection) Standard
Manually adjustable 4-way tilt/telescopic steering column Standard
3-position front center armrest w/climate controlled lower storage area Standard
Electronic stability program (ESP) Standard
Tele Aid-inc: 24-hour emergency/roadside assistance, information, auto collision notification, auto alarm notification Standard
BabySmart automatic child seat recognition system Standard
Heated windshield washer system Standard
Remote pwr window operation (open/close) Standard
Automatic climate control air conditioning w/REST mode residual heater Standard

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