2003 Nissan Altima specs & colors

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Medium Mocha



EPA Classification Compact

Front Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material N/A

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110

Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.5L/-TBD-
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 180 @ 4000

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
Cruising Range - City 460.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 23 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 580.00 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 Front Wheel Drive
Trans Type 5
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.26
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.13

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

Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System Not Available
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.7 x 0.35 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.5 x 0.35 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 20.0 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 37.4 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft

Front Tire Size P205/65R16
Rear Tire Size P205/65R16
Spare Tire Size Compact

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 100 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs

Base Curb Weight 3001 lbs

Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume 103.2 ft³
Front Head Room 40.8 in
Front Leg Room 43.9 in
Front Shoulder Room 56.7 in
Front Hip Room 53.0 in
Second Head Room 37.6 in
Second Leg Room 36.4 in
Second Shoulder Room 56.1 in
Second Hip Room 52.7 in
Wheelbase 110.2 in
Length, Overall 191.5 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 70.4 in
Height, Overall 57.9 in
Track Width, Front 61.0 in
Track Width, Rear 61.2 in
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Liftover Height 27.6 in
Trunk Volume 15.6 ft³

Emergency inside trunk release Standard
Rear window defroster/side window defoggers w/timer Standard
60/40 split-folding rear seat w/lock Standard
Multi-link rear suspension w/stabilizer bar Standard
ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions Standard
Tachometer, coolant temperature & fuel gauges Standard
Illuminated ignition key cylinder Standard
16" wheels w/full wheel covers Standard
Multi-parabola halogen headlights Standard
Dual front door map pockets Standard
3-point seat belts in all seating positions Standard
City 23/hwy 29 (2.5L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Solar green glass Standard
Front seat belts w/pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors Standard
Full cut pile carpeting Standard
Bright side-window moldings Standard
Velour seat trim Standard
ULEV certified (2.5L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Dual cup holders in rear center armrest Standard
Dual cup holders in center console w/1-liter bottle capacity Standard
Tilt & telescopic steering column Standard
Dual rear coat hooks Standard
Pwr door locks Standard
Map light w/sunglass holder in overhead console Standard
LATCH system (Lower Anchors & Tethers for Children) Standard
Padded cloth-covered center armrest Standard
P205/65R16 all-season tires Standard
Pwr windows w/driver-side auto-up/down & anti-pinch feature Standard
Body-color side moldings & bumpers Standard
Clutch/ignition interlock feature Standard
Interior courtesy lamps-inc: glove box, trunk, door marker Standard
Remote hood/trunk/fuel-filler door releases Standard
Side-door guard beams Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
Pwr 4-wheel disc brakes Standard
Body-color dual exterior mirrors Standard
In-glass radio antenna Standard
Independent front suspension w/stabilizer bar Standard
Dual 12V DC pwr points Standard
Coin holder Standard
Child safety rear door locks Standard
Contoured reclining front bucket seats w/adjustable head restraints Standard
20 gallon fuel tank Standard
Dual sunvisors w/vanity mirror Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
2.5L DOHC 4-cyl engine Standard
Variable intermittent windshield wipers w/mist function Standard
Front & rear crumple zones Standard
Clutch/ignition interlock feature Standard
Immobilizer key system Standard
Body-color door handles Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags Standard
ELR seat belt system for driver seating position Standard
105,000 mile tune-up interval Standard
Titanium-color inside door handle Standard

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