1997 Toyota RAV4 specs & colors

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  • pwr windows/ mirrors/door locks
  • tilt steering wheel


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  • air cond
  • ETR AM/FM radio
  • 4-speakers



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EPA Classification Special Purpose

Front Wheel Size 16" x 6.0 in
Rear Wheel Size 16" x 6.0 in
Spare Wheel Size 16" x 6.0 in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel

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

Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 120 @ 5400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4600

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 30 MPG
Cruising Range - City 367.20 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 24 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 459.00 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) N/A
Second Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Third Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Reverse Ratio (:1) N/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) N/A
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High N/A
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low N/A

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

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

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 15.3 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 33.5 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft

Front Tire Size P215/70R16
Rear Tire Size P215/70R16
Spare Tire Size P215/70R16

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1500 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 150 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Maximum Trailering Capacity N/A lbs

Base Curb Weight 2469 lbs
Curb Weight - Front N/A lbs
Curb Weight - Rear N/A lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity N/A lbs
Curb Weight N/A lbs
Total Option Weight 0.00 lbs

Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Volume N/A ft³
Front Head Room 40.0 in
Front Leg Room 39.5 in
Front Shoulder Room 53.3 in
Front Hip Room 55.8 in
Second Head Room 38.6 in
Second Leg Room 33.9 in
Second Shoulder Room 50.2 in
Second Hip Room 39.6 in
Wheelbase 86.6 in
Length, Overall 147.2 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 66.7 in
Height, Overall 64.8 in
Track Width, Front 57.5 in
Track Width, Rear 57.7 in
Min Ground Clearance 7.3 in
Rear Door Opening Height N/A in
Rear Door Opening Width N/A in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 N/A in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 N/A in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 Not Available in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline N/A in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings N/A in
Cargo Box (Area) Height N/A in
Liftover Height N/A in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 34.7 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 9.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 Not Available ft³

Gas-charged shock absorbers Standard
Rear window defogger Standard
Variable intermittent front/rear wipers Standard
City 24/hwy 28 (2.0L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Side-door impact beams Standard
Dual black outside mirrors Standard
Coil-spring double-wishbone rear suspension Standard
2.0L DOHC EFI 16-valve 4-cyl engine Standard
Dual air bag supplemental restraint system (SRS) Standard
P215/70R16 all-season SBR BSW tires Standard
Front tow hook Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Pwr-assisted ventilated front disc/rear drum brakes w/load-sensing proportioning valve Standard
Digital clock Standard
3 cup holders Standard
3-point seat belts for all outboard seating positions Standard
Remote hood/fuel filler door releases Standard
Fully-reclining fabric front bucket seats Standard
Gray protective body-side cladding Standard
15.3 gallon fuel tank Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
Full-size spare tire Standard
4-spoke urethane steering wheel Standard
Split-folding reclining rear bench seats Standard
Front stabilizer bar Standard
Full cut-pile carpeting Standard
RH visor vanity mirror Standard
Instrumentation-inc: speedometer, tachometer, tripmeter, coolant temp/fuel gauges Standard
Independent MacPherson strut front suspension Standard
Pwr-assisted rack & pinion steering Standard
16" styled-steel wheels Standard
Aerodynamic sealed-beam halogen headlamps Standard
Front door storage pockets Standard

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