1999 Saab 9-3 specs & colors

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Medium Mocha




EPA Classification Mid-Size

Rear Wheel Size 15 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 15 x 6.5 in

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 65
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 185 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 194 @ 2100
Displacement 2.0L/121

EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 27 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 20 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 486.00 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Cruising Range - City 360.00 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.76
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.05
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.18
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Reverse Ratio (:1) N/A
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.38
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.66
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar

Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.34 x -TBD- in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.26 x -TBD- in
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 18.0 gal

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 34.4 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0

Rear Tire Size P195/60R15
Front Tire Size P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size Compact

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

Base Curb Weight 2990 lbs

Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Length, Overall 182.2 in
Front Hip Room 52.3 in
Front Head Room 39.3 in
Passenger Volume 89.6 ft³
Second Head Room 37.9 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Track Width, Rear 56.8 in
Trunk Volume 21.7 ft³
Second Shoulder Room 52.6 in
Front Leg Room 42.3 in
Height, Overall 56.2 in
Track Width, Front 57.2 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Wheelbase 102.6 in
Front Shoulder Room 52.4 in
Second Hip Room 52.6 in
Second Leg Room 34.1 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 67.4 in

Courtesy light w/time delay feature Standard
H-formed rear suspension w/semi-rigid torsion-beam rear axle, coil springs, gas shock absorbers, inner/outer stabilizer bars Standard
Side-guidance reversing lights Standard
Built-in tool kit Standard
Automatic electric antenna Standard
Luggage compartment light Standard
Air filtration system Standard
15" x 6.5" 3-spoke "Delta" light alloy wheels Standard
Front/rear head restraints in outboard positions Standard
Heat-absorbent tinted glass all around Standard
Luxury velour upholstery Standard
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors Standard
Side impact protection system Standard
ETR AM/FM stereo system w/cassette-inc: CD changer controls, weather band, anti-theft lock-out code, 80-watt amplifier Standard
Steering wheel mounted radio controls Standard
Front/rear crumple zones Standard
Dome lamp w/dual rear spotlights Standard
Front/rear spoilers Standard
Anti-lock brake system Standard
Remote central locking system Standard
Rear window wiper/washer Standard
Variable intermittent windshield wiper/washer system Standard
Color-keyed "self-restoring" front/rear bumpers Standard
Cornering lamps Standard
Fuel/temp gauges Standard
Welded body-unit construction Standard
Pwr windows w/front 1-touch opening Standard
Electronic speed control Standard
3-point shoulder belts at all seating positions Standard
Electrically adjustable dual heated outside mirrors Standard
Side-mounted direction indicator lights Standard
Reclining front bucket seats w/driver-side lumbar support Standard
Turbo boost gauge Standard
Anti-theft alarm system w/remote, engine immobilization system Standard
Independent front suspension w/MacPherson struts, split lower wishbones, direct acting gas shock absorbers, coil springs, stabilizer bar Standard
Saab active head restraint system (SAHR) for front seat passengers Standard
Saab information display w/digital clock Standard
City 20/hwy 27 (2.0L turbo engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Electric rear window demister Standard
195/60VR15 all-season SBR Michelin tires Standard
Front/rear fog lamps Standard
Undercoating/anti-corrosion treatment Standard
18.0 gallon fuel tank Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Night panel dashboard feature Standard
Anti-lock brake system Standard
Automatic front safety belt tensioners Standard
2.0L DOHC EFI turbocharged 16 valve 4 cyl engine Standard
6-acoustically engineered speakers in 4-locations Standard
Collapsible steering column Standard
65 amp alternator Standard
Analog tachometer/speedometer Standard
Daytime running lamps Standard
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system Standard
Telescopic steering column Standard
Headlight wiper/washer system Standard
Front/rear plush floor mats Standard
Pwr-assisted rack & pinion steering Standard
Pwr-assisted 4-wheel disc brakes w/ventilated front discs Standard
Front height-adjustable safety belts Standard
Instrument panel mounted swing-out cupholder Standard
Digital odometer/trip meter Standard
Protective body-side moldings Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Aerodynamic headlamps w/flush lenses, halogen headlamp bulbs Standard
60 amp/hr battery Standard
Auto headlamp shutoff w/courtesy headlamp delay feature Standard
Driver & front passenger head/thorax type side-impact airbags Standard
Fold-down rear seat w/trunk pass through feature Standard
Air conditioning Standard

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