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1998 Subaru Legacy Brighton specs & colors

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1998 Subaru Legacy Brighton

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  • custom tailpipe cover
  • roof rack
  • splash guards



EPA Classification Mid-Size Station Wagon
Rear Wheel Size 14 x 5.5 in
Spare Wheel Material Not Available
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 4 in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size 14 x 5.5 in
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 85
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 430
Displacement 2.2L/135
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 137 @ 5400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 145 @ 4000
Engine Type Gas Flat 4 Cyl
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 477.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 30 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 23 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - City 365.70 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.11
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09
Trans Type 5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.90
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Links
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Strut-Type
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arms
Brake Type Power
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.1 x 0.94 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Not Available
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 15.9 gal
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 37.4 ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 34.8 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5
Spare Tire Size T135/70D16
Front Tire Size 185/70SR14
Rear Tire Size 185/70SR14
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 165 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 2905 lbs
Front Shoulder Room 54.1 in
Second Head Room 38.8 in
Front Head Room 39.5 in
Liftover Height 21.5 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 75.1 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 44.6 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 36.1 ft³
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 Not Available in
Length, Overall 184.5 in
Rear Door Opening Width 45.1 in
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Min Ground Clearance 6.1 in
Height, Overall 57.1 in
Passenger Volume 95.5 ft³
Front Hip Room 52.4 in
Second Hip Room 52.2 in
Front Leg Room 43.3 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 69.6 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 Not Available ft³
Track Width, Front 57.5 in
Wheelbase 103.5 in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 37.8 in
Second Leg Room 34.8 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 67.5 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 33.9 in
Second Shoulder Room 53.6 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline Not Available in
Track Width, Rear 57.3 in
Rear Door Opening Height 31.4 in
Variable pwr-assisted rack & pinion steering Standard
Lighter & ashtray Standard
Body-color 5-mph impact bumpers Standard
All wheel drive Standard
Reclining front bucket seats w/height-adjustable headrests Standard
Headlights off w/ignition off Standard
Body-color 5-mph impact bumpers Standard
Impact-collapsible steering column Standard
Pwr vented front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
60/40 split fold-down rear seat Standard
2.2L (135) SOHC 4-cyl horizontally opposed "BOXER" engine Standard
185/70R14 87S all-season SBR tires Standard
3-point front seat belts w/adjustable shoulder belt anchors Standard
14" steel wheels w/full wheel covers Standard
Driver & front passenger air bags Standard
Side-impact door beams Standard
Air conditioning Standard
5-speed manual transmission Standard
Rear window wiper/washer Standard
40-watt ETR AM/FM stereo w/cassette, clock, (2) speakers Standard
City 23/hwy 30 (2.2L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
4-wheel fully independent suspension Standard
Child safety rear door locks Standard

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