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2003 Volkswagen Passat GLX specs & colors

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2003 Volkswagen Passat GLX

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Slate Blue


Crystal Blue

Cypress / Dark Cypress



EPA Classification Mid-Size
Front Wheel Material Alloy
Front Wheel Size 16 x 7 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 7 in
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 7 in
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Displacement 2.8L/169
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas V6
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 206 @ 3200
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 28 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 20 MPG
Cruising Range - City 328.00 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Cruising Range - Hwy 459.20 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79
Trans Type 5
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.94
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.44
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.70
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.50
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Not Available
Suspension Type - Front Four-link
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 9.6 x 0.39 in
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.3 x 0.98 in
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 16.4 gal
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 37.4 ft
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.3
Front Tire Size P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Size P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Size P205/55HR16
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 3413 lbs
Second Leg Room 35.3 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.8 in
Passenger Volume 92 ft³
Length, Overall 185.2 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Wheelbase 106.4 in
Second Head Room 37.3 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 68.7 in
Track Width, Rear 59.6 in
Front Head Room 37.8 in
Front Shoulder Room 55.8 in
Trunk Volume 15 ft³
Liftover Height N/A in
Second Shoulder Room 54.6 in
Front Leg Room 41.5 in
Front Hip Room 57.7 in
Height, Overall 57.6 in
Track Width, Front 59.6 in
Second Hip Room 56.7 in
Leather hand brake grip Optional
Rear window defroster Standard
Front four-link suspension Standard
Multi-function trip computer-inc: trip time/length, average speed/fuel consumption, outside temp Standard
Manual rear sunshade Optional
Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags Standard
Front/rear coil springs/stabilizer bars Standard
Integrated armrests in door panels Standard
Heated front windshield washer nozzles Optional
Illuminated lockable glove box Standard
Headlights-on warning tone Standard
Leather-wrapped 4-spoke tilt padded steering wheel w/height-adjustable/ telescopic steering column, cruise/audio controls Optional
Premium AM/FM stereo w/cassette/CD player-inc: (8) speakers, CD changer control Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
12-volt pwr outlet in trunk Standard
Slidable folding front center armrest w/storage compartment Standard
Rain sensing/speed-sensitive 2-speed windshield wipers w/variable intermittent wipe feature Optional
Bumper-integrated front fog lamps Optional
Central pwr locking system-inc: automatic door locks, key-operated window open/close, selective unlocking at driver door Standard
Anti-intrusion side door beams Standard
Rear color-keyed outboard 3-point seat belts Standard
P205/55HR16 all-season SBR tires Optional
LEV certified (2.8L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Front center dome light w/time delay Standard
Front/rear carpeted floor mats Standard
Independent torsion beam axle rear suspension Standard
Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
Sun visor extention Optional
(4) trunk tie-down hooks Standard
Traction control-inc: Anti-slip regulation (ASR) Standard
Tinted green glass Standard
Electronic climate control air conditioning w/pollen/dust filters Optional
Pwr tilt/slide sunroof-inc: tinted glass, sunshade, pinch protection, driver door pwr convenient closing Optional
Molded door trim w/leatherette inserts Optional
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Black grille w/center logo Standard
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors w/covers Standard
Homelink Optional
Front wheel drive Standard
Front color-keyed 3-point height-adjustable seat belts Standard
16.4 gallon fuel tank Standard
Front seatback storage pockets Standard
Child safety locks on rear doors Standard
Traction control-inc: Anti-slip regulation (ASR) Standard
Instrumentation-inc: speedometer, odometer, trip odometer, tachometer, fuel/ temp gauges, warning lights, digital clock, brake wear indicator Standard
Theft-deterrent steering column Standard
Collapsible steering column Standard
Full-size steel spare wheel Standard
Child seat lower attachment points & top tether, rear outboard seating positions (LatCH) Standard
Wood shift knob Optional
Audible/visible anti-theft vehicle alarm system for doors/hood/trunk/radio/ starter Standard
Body-color bumpers w/black lower section Standard
Pwr remote trunk/fuel door releases Standard
Body-color body-side moldings Standard
Interior ambient lights Optional
16" x 7.0" alloy wheels w/anti-theft wheel locks Optional
(2) front/(2) rear reading lights Standard
CD changer preparation-inc: wiring harness, mounting shelf in trunk Standard
Center console-inc: front/rear ash trays, (2) cup holders Standard
Gray-tinted upper windshield stripe Standard
Fully reclining 8-way pwr leather heated front bucket seats w/driver-side 3-position memory, adjustable headrests, lumbar support Optional
Pwr windows-inc: driver-side 1-touch up/down feature, pinch protection Standard
Pwr 4-wheel disc brakes w/vented front Standard
Rear heating/air conditioning ducts Standard
Full-size spare tire Standard
Dual-note horn Standard
Cruise control Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
2.8L DOHC SMPI 30-valve V6 engine Optional
Fully carpet-lined luggage compartment w/light Standard
Front/rear telescopic gas shock absorbers Standard
Immobilizer theft-deterrent system Standard
Monsoon sound system Optional
Clutch/starter interlock Standard
60/40 split folding rear seat-inc: adjustable headrests, center armrest Standard
Genuine wood interior trim Optional
Remote folding keys w/programmable seat & mirror settings Optional
90-amp alternator Standard
Electronic Differential Lock (EDL) Standard
Digital electronic ignition w/dual knock sensors Standard
Front door storage pockets w/rubber liners Standard
Body-color door handles Standard
Rear seat interlock Standard
82 amp/hr battery Optional
Internal emergency release trunk handle w/location reflector Standard
Front/rear passenger assist handles Standard
Body-color pwr folding heated side mirrors w/auto tilt-down Optional
Front/rear seat belt emergency tensioning retractors Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
City 20/hwy 28 (2.8L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Self-dimming rearview mirror w/switch Optional
Side Curtain Protection Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard

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