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1999 Volkswagen Passat GLS specs & colors

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1999 Volkswagen Passat GLS

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Dark Pumice



EPA Classification Mid-Size
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size 15 x 6 in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 6 in
Spare Wheel Size 15 x 6 in
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Displacement 1.8L/109
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 155 @ 1750
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5700
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 31 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - City 388.50 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 21 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 573.50 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Trans Description Cont. Again Elect w/Tiptronic
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.99
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Reverse Ratio (:1) N/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.73
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.66
Trans Type 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Four-link
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 9.6 x 0.39 in
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.1 x 0.98 in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 18.5 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 37.4 ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.3
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size P195/65R15
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 3236 lbs
Second Leg Room 35.3 in
Length, Overall 184.1 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Head Room 39.7 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 68.5 in
Front Shoulder Room 55.8 in
Passenger Volume 95 ft³
Front Hip Room N/A in
Track Width, Front 59.0 in
Height, Overall 57.4 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Min Ground Clearance 4.3 in
Second Shoulder Room 54.6 in
Trunk Volume 15 ft³
Front Leg Room 41.5 in
Track Width, Rear 59.1 in
Wheelbase 106.4 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Second Head Room 37.8 in
Pwr windows-inc: one-touch-up/down feature, pinch protection Standard
Traction control Standard
1.8L DOHC SMPI 20-valve I4 turbocharged engine Standard
Headlights-on warning tone Standard
Front 4-link suspension w/independent struts Standard
(5) 15" x 6.0" steel wheels w/full wheel covers Standard
Full size spare tire Standard
Remote entry transmitter w/folding key Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Dual illuminated covered visor vanity mirrors w/covers Standard
Rear heating/air cond ducts Standard
Digital electronic ignition w/dual knock sensors Standard
90 amp alternator Standard
Dust/pollen filters Standard
Front/rear passenger assist handles w/rear coat hooks Standard
Dual tone horn Standard
Pwr-assist 4-wheel disc brakes w/vented front Standard
Traction control Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Body-color door handles Standard
Automatic rear center lap belt Standard
Multi-function trip computer-inc: trip time/length/average fuel consumption, outside temp, engine oil temp Standard
Molded door trim w/velour inserts Standard
P195/65HR15 all-season tires Standard
Gray-tinted upper windshield stripe Standard
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) Standard
Front/rear coil springs/stabilizer bars Standard
Trunk mounted 12V pwr outlet Standard
4 trunk tie-down hooks Standard
Center console-inc: front rubber lining, rear ashtray, 2 front/2 rear concealed beverage holders Standard
Tinted glass Standard
Inner trunk lid handle Standard
Front color-keyed 3-point height adjustable seatbelts Standard
Euro-style halogen headlights w/polycarbonate lenses Standard
Front/rear carpeted floor mats Standard
Fully reclining "Format" velour front bucket seats w/driver/passenger height adjustment, adjustable headrests, lumbar adjustment Standard
Color-keyed integrated body-side moldings Standard
Front/rear telescopic shock absorbers Standard
Illuminated front ashtray Standard
Front seat-mounted side airbag supplemental restraint system Standard
Collapsible steering column Standard
Digital clock Standard
Body-color bumpers w/black lower section Standard
Black 4-bar grille Standard
Automatic locking 3-point height adjustable outboard rear seatbelts Standard
Independent torsion beam axle rear suspension Standard
Electric rear window defroster Standard
5-speed electronically controlled adaptive dual mode automatic transmission w/Tiptronic Standard
City 21/hwy 31 (1.8L engine/5-speed auto trans) Standard
Anti-theft vehicle alarm system Standard
Instrumentation-inc: speedometer, odometer, trip odometer, tachometer, fuel/ temp gauges, low washer fluid warning light temp gauges, low washer fluid warning light, gear indicator Standard
60/40 split folding lockable rear seat-inc: headrests, center armrest Standard
Air conditioning Standard
Anti-intrusion side door beams Standard
Front seat belt emergency tensioning retractors Standard
Folding front center armrest w/storage compartment Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Front seatback storage pockets Standard
Premium AM/FM stereo radio w/cassette-inc: anti-theft coding, CD changer prep Standard
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system Standard
2 rear reading lights Standard
Elect remote trunk/fuel door releases Standard
Pwr-assist rack & pinion steering Standard
2-speed interval windshield wipers w/variable intermittent wipe feature Standard
Child safety locks on rear doors Standard
Electro-mechanical central pwr locking system-inc: key-operated window opening/closing, selective unlocking at driver door Standard
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) Standard
Front center dome light w/time delay, dual front integrated reading lights Standard
Cruise control Standard
Integrated front fog lamps Standard
Front door storage pockets w/rubber liners Standard
TLEV (Transitional Low Emission Vehicle) compliance Standard
Fully galvanized sheet metal Standard
Dual body-color pwr exterior heated mirrors Standard
4-spoke padded tilt steering wheel w/height-adjustable steering column Standard

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