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1997 Volkswagen Passat TDI

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Seats 5
Door Count 4
Engine 90-hp, 1.9-liter I-4 (diesel)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Combined MPG 22
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 24 mo/24,000 mi


Exterior (8)
Interior (2)


Engine 90-hp, 1.9-liter I-4 (diesel)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Engine 1.9L I-4 SOHC 90hp turbo/supercharged
Engine torque 149 lb.-ft. @ 1,900RPM
5 speed manual transmission S
Engine horsepower 90-hp @ 3,750RPM
Engine bore x stroke 3.13" x 3.76"
Recommended fuel diesel
Turbo/supercharged S
Fuel tank capacity 18 gal.
Manual transmission 5 speed
# of valves 8
Engine oil cooler S
Fuel economy city 38 mpg
Engine liters 1.9
Cylinder configuration I-4
Overdrive S
Axle ratio 3.39
Fuel economy highway 47 mpg
Locking fuel flap included with power door locks S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Daytime running lights S
Security system S
Height adjustable front seatbelts S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Power door locks S
Immobilizer S
Front seatbelt pretensioners S
Rear child safety locks S
2-way head restraints driver and passenger
4-wheel disc brakes S
ABS brakes O
Dual front impact airbags S
Engine torque 149 lb.-ft. @ 1,900RPM
Rear headroom 36.6"
Wheelbase 103.3"
Front legroom 45.1"
Cruising RPM 1
Exterior body width 67.5"
Front headroom 39.3"
Maximum interior cargo volume 14.4 cu.ft.
Drag coefficient .31
Turning radius 17.7'
Engine horsepower 90hp @ 3,750RPM
Engine bore x stroke 79.5mm x 95.5mm (3.13" x 3.76")
Interior cargo volume 14.4 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 98.7 cu.ft.
Rear shoulder room 54.0"
Rear legroom 37.0"
Curb weight 3,009 lbs.
Engine displacement 116 cu.in.
Exterior length 181.5"
Front shoulder room 55.0"
Front tread 58.4"
Exterior height 56.4"
Rear tread 56.0"
Rack and pinion steering S
Front anti-roll bar S
Front tires 195/60HR14.0
Rear tires 195/60HR14.0
Power steering S
Rear anti-roll bar S
Four wheel independent suspension S
Number of doors 4
Power door mirrors S
Rear cargo trunk
Spoiler S
Bodyside moldings S
Manual folding door mirrors S
Body-colored bumpers S
Front licence plate bracket S
Grille black
Body-color or chrome door mirrors S
Heated door mirrors S
Front cupholder S
Underseat ducts S
Driver's footrest S
Seatback storage pockets S
Passenger door bin S
Driver door bin S
12V DC power outlet 1
Power windows S
Power sunroof O
Cruise control S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Air conditioning S
Sliding and tilting sunroof O
1-touch down S
Rear door bins S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Air filter S
Covered floor storage S
Rear cupholder S
Glass sunroof O
Sunroof sunshade O
Day-night rearview mirror S
Full floor console S
Tilt steering wheel S
Seatback storage pockets S
Passenger manual folding mirror S
Power windows S
12V DC power outlet 1
Power glass tilting and sliding sunroof O
Driver manual folding mirror S
Rear cupholders S
Cruise control S
Air conditioning S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
1-touch down S
Rear door bins S
Manual sunshade O
Air filter S
Power rear windows S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Front cupholders S
Full floor console S
Tilt steering wheel S
Rear seat center armrest S
Passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Premium cloth upholstery S
Reclining passenger seat S
Cargo space floor carpet
Max seating capacity 5
Front seats bucket
Full headliner S
Height adjustable driver seat S
Cloth door panel trim S
Front bucket seats S
Number of driver seat adjustments 6
Split folding rear seat S
Max. seating capacity of 5 S
Driver fore/aft adjustment S
Number of passenger seat adjustments 6
Height adjustable passenger seat S
Driver lumbar support S
Rear bench seat S
Reclining driver seat S
Front center armrest w/storage
Carpeted cargo space S
Carpet on lower door panel S
Primary monitor touchscreen S
AM/FM radio S
Premium audio system S
Radio S
Speakers 8
Multi-disc CD changer O
8 speakers S
Seek-scan S
Cassette S
Audio theft deterrent S
6-disc CD changer O
CD player O
Battery warning S
Lights on warning S
Center high mounted stop light S
Rear reading lights S
Front reading lights S
Water temp gauge S
Key warning S
Door ajar warning S
Tinted windows S
Variably intermittent wipers S
Trip odometer S
Trunk/liftgate ajar warning S
Aero-composite headlamps S
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
Light tinted windows S
Oil pressure warning S
Maintenance warranty (months/miles) 24/24,000
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 72/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 24/24,000
Major components warranty (months/miles) 120/100,000
Accessories warranty (months/miles) 96/80,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 24 / unlimited

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