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2002 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 4.3L specs & colors

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2002 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 4.3L

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EPA Classification Large
Front Wheel Size 16 x 7.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 7.5 in
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 100
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 4.3L/260
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 275 @ 5750
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 295 @ 3000-4400
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 24 MPG
Cruising Range - City 391.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 17 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 552.00 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 Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Type 5
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.59
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.16 (1.95 Winter Mode)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.82
Suspension Type - Front 4-Link
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar
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 13.1 x 1.3 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.8 x 0.9 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 23.0 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.8
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 39.7 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Front Tire Size 225/60HR16
Rear Tire Size 225/60HR16
Spare Tire Size Full-Size
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 4133 lbs
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume 105.0 ft³
Front Head Room 37.6 in
Front Leg Room 41.3 in
Front Shoulder Room 59.2 in
Front Hip Room 37.6 in
Second Head Room 38.4 in
Second Leg Room 40.3 in
Second Shoulder Room 58.3 in
Second Hip Room 38.4 in
Wheelbase 121.5 in
Length, Overall 203.1 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 73.1 in
Height, Overall 56.9 in
Track Width, Front 62.0 in
Track Width, Rear 62.0 in
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Liftover Height N/A in
Trunk Volume 15.4 ft³
225/60HR16 all-season SBR tires Standard
Head protection curtain airbag system Standard
Electronic phased twin spark ignition system w/knock sensor timing control, 2 coils/spark plugs per cylinder Standard
Cross-drilled & internally ventilated front disc brakes w/Electronic Brake Force Distribution Standard
Dual pwr heated mirrors w/pwr-fold feature, memory, supplemental turn signals Standard
Courtesy lamps w/programmable fade Standard
Babysmart automatic child seat recognition system Standard
Dual zone automatic climate control-inc: electrostatic dust filter, 4 sensor control, engine heat recirculation feature, humidity sensor Standard
Front/rear door mounted side airbags Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
Pwr tilt/telescopic steering column w/memory, auto tilt away Standard
Rain sensor intermittent wiper control Standard
Remote keyless entry-inc: remote window/sunroof opening/closing, illuminated entry, panic button, selective locking, valet lockout Standard
Front armrest lower storage compartment level-inc: illumination, climate control Standard
Active charcoal filter w/smog sensor to recirculate filtered cabin air Standard
Automatic slip regulation Standard
Universal integrated three-channel garage door opener Standard
Electronic Stability Program vehicle control system (ESP) Standard
Heated rear window w/auto off Standard
Automatic level control w/selectable ride height Standard
Trunk/hydraulic door closing assists Standard
Gathered leather upholstery-inc: leather seatbacks, seat side panels, map pockets, head restraints, center armrests, & door trim inserts Standard
Automatic low-intensity lighting of center console, door handles, footwells Standard
10 speaker Bose sound system-inc: dash center speaker, 10" woofer Standard
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) Standard
TeleAid global positioning system (GPS) in-dash navigation & 24 hour cellular link for emergency/information/roadside assistance Standard
Anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Internally ventilated rear disc brakes w/Electronic Brake Force Distribution Standard
Parcel net in front passenger footwell Standard
Automatic drive away door locks activated at 9 MPH Standard
Digital tripmeter, quartz clock, outside temp indicator Standard
Driver & front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system Standard
Steering wheel mounted controls for audio, navigation system, trip computer Standard
Child safety door locks Standard
Rear window sunshade Standard
Independent 5-arm multi-link rear suspension w/triangular lower control arms, anti-dive geometry Standard
Front/rear center armrest w/storage compartment & retractable dual cup holders Standard
Leather trimmed steering wheel/shift knob Standard
Entrance lamps in all four doors Standard
Independent 4-link front suspension w/triangular lower control arms, anti-dive geometry Standard
Side impact protection Standard
14-way pwr front heated bucket seats w/pneumatic adjustable lumbar support, seat cushion depth adjust, 2-position memory Standard
Halogen headlamps/integrated foglamps Standard
City 17/hwy 24 (4.3L engine/5-speed auto trans) Standard
Prewiring for CD changer/integrated cellular telephone Standard
Leather seating surfaces Standard
Electronic stability program (ESP) Standard
Pwr tilt/sliding tinted glass sunroof w/one touch open/close & memory Standard
16" X 7.5" cast alloy wheels Standard
Auto dimming rearview mirror w/memory feature Standard
2 stage intake manifold Standard
Automatic emergency call w/deployment of airbags or emergency tensioning retractors Standard
ULEV certified (4.3L engine/5-speed auto trans) Standard
Remote trunk release w/valet lockout & interior emergency release Standard
Multiple antenna for stereo/cell phone/GPS navigation Standard
3-point rear seat belts Standard
Driver programmable headlamp control w/daytime running lamps, light-sensing auto-on headlamps or manual control, delay-off for night security Standard
Front/rear illuminated visor vanity mirrors Standard
4.3L SOHC SMPI 24-valve aluminum-alloy V8 engine Standard
Cruise control Standard
Front/rear reading lamps Standard
Automatic slip regulation (ASR) traction control Standard
Rear cabin air vents Standard
Brake assist system (applies full braking pwr automatically when needed) Standard
COMAND cockpit management & data system integrates navigation system, radio, CD changer controller, telephone controller, cassette, & voice recognition system w/5" color LCD in-dash display Standard
Airmatic suspension w/adaptive damping system Standard
Calyptus wood trim Standard
First-aid kit under driver seat Standard
Electroluminescent w/auto brightness black screen instrument panel-inc: analog speedometer, tachometer, fuel/coolant temp gauges Standard
Anti-theft alarm system w/towaway protection, remote panic button Standard
AM/FM/weather band stereo radio w/auto-reverse cassette-inc: seek/scan, music search, anti-theft coding, speed compensated volume Standard
Windshield wipers w/heated washer system/heated park position Standard
5-speed automatic transmission-inc: "winter" mode, adaptive controls, OD, Touch Shift manual control Standard
3-point front shoulder belts w/auto height adjustment & emergency tensioning retractors (ETR) Standard
Red rear foglamp Standard
Speed-sensitive variable ratio pwr rack & pinion steering w/hydraulic damper Standard
Multifunction display/warning lights-inc: seat belt, exterior lamp failure, brake system, parking brake, airbag, ABS, Brake Assist, ESP, engine electronics, low fluid levels for fuel/oil/coolant/washer Standard
Brake assist system (applies full braking pwr automatically when needed) Standard

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