1999 Nissan Altima XE specs & colors

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Medium Mocha



EPA Classification Compact

Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size 15 x 4.0 in
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 6.0 in
Front Wheel Size 15 x 6.0 in
Front Wheel Material Steel

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 154 @ 4400
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5600
Displacement 2.4L/146
Engine Type Gas I4

Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 24 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 492.90 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 31 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Cruising Range - City 381.60 mi

Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.85
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65
Trans Type 5
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.21
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.43
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.29

Suspension Type - Rear Independent Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut

Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.9 x 0.87 in
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System Not Available
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 15.9 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) 2.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 40.0 ft
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 37.4 ft

Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs

Base Curb Weight 2859 lbs

Second Head Room 37.7 in
Passenger Volume 94.0 ft³
Front Hip Room 52.5 in
Track Width, Front 59.3 in
Height, Overall 55.0 in
Second Leg Room 33.9 in
Track Width, Rear 58.9 in
Front Leg Room 42.0 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 69.1 in
Length, Overall 183.5 in
Liftover Height 29.1 in
Wheelbase 103.1 in
Front Head Room 39.4 in
Min Ground Clearance 4.6 in
Trunk Volume 14.0 ft³
Second Hip Room 52.6 in
Front Shoulder Room 55.7 in
Second Shoulder Room 54.8 in
Passenger Capacity 5

5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
Tilt steering column Standard
15.9 gallon fuel tank Standard
Dark upper windshield band Standard
Flush-mounted halogen headlamps Standard
Pwr front vented disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Pipe-style steel side-door guard beams Standard
Front ashtray Standard
Front passenger retractable assist grip Standard
Dual black pwr mirrors Standard
Bright side window moldings Standard
Remote releases-inc: hood, trunk lid, fuel door Standard
ALR/ELR seat belt system w/height-adjustable front shoulder belt anchors Standard
VIN label marking on 14 major body parts Standard
City 24/hwy 31 (2.4L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Trunk lamp Standard
Day/night rearview mirror Standard
Body-color grille Standard
Full cut-pile carpeting Standard
Body-color bumpers Standard
Compact spare tire Standard
2-speed fixed intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Hood buckling creases & safety stops Standard
Independent Super Toe Control rear suspension Standard
P195/65R15 all-season SBR tires Standard
Pwr windows-inc: driver-side auto down feature w/illuminated switch Standard
Independent front suspension Standard
Child-safety rear door locks Standard
Driver & front passenger "Second Generation" airbags Standard
Body-color door handles Standard
Electric rear window defroster w/indicator light & timer Standard
Coin holder Standard
15" steel wheels w/full wheel covers Standard
Velour cloth seat trim Standard
Front passenger visor vanity mirror Standard
5-mph energy-absorbing front/rear bumpers Standard
Tachometer Standard
2.4L DOHC SFI 16-valve 4-cyl engine Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Tinted glass Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bars Standard
Warning lights-inc: door ajar, low fuel, fasten seat belt Standard
Rear coat hooks Standard
Front/rear crumple zones Standard
Contoured reclining front bucket seats w/adjustable dual head restraints Standard
Warning chimes-inc: key-in-ignition, headlamps-on Standard
In-dash storage box Standard
Front dual cup holders w/cover Standard
Large center console w/storage area Standard
Body-color body-side moldings Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Energy-absorbing steering column Standard
Dual front door map pockets Standard
Gauges-inc: coolant temp, fuel Standard

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