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1996 Caprice Classic Wagon Specs

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1996 Caprice Classic Wagon Specs

Section Opened 1996 Caprice Classic Wagon Performance Hide
4,312 cc 4.3 liters 90° V 8 front longitudinal engine with 94.9 mm bore, 76.1 mm stroke, 9.9 compression ratio, cast iron block, cast iron head, overhead valve and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 18 and country/highway (mpg): 26
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 26 and EPA city (mpg): 18
Multi-point injection electronic fuel system
23 gallon main fuel tank
Power: 149 kW , 200 HP @ 5,200 rpm; 235 ft lb @ 2,400 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
2.93:1 axle ratio
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Immobilizer with anti-start code
Spacesaver steel rim internal spare wheel
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , beam rear suspension rigid with coil springs
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Body color medium body side molding
Body color impact absorbing front and rear bumpers with rubbing strip
Chrome/bright trim around side windows, on side of body, on bumpers and on rear
Coefficient of drag: 0.32
Driver and passenger power heated body color door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 214.1, overall width (inches): 77.5, overall height (inches): 55.7, ground clearance (inches): 6.2, wheelbase (inches): 115.9, front track (inches): 61.8, rear track (inches): 62.3 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 37.7
Mechanical foldable mirrors
Single conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Luxury trim wood/woodgrain on doors and wood/woodgrain on dashboard
Gloss paint , black paint , metallic paint
Fixed rear window with defogger
Tinted glass
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 5,343, curb weight (lbs) 4,061, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 5,000, gross trailer weight unbraked (lbs) 1,000 and max tongue load (lbs) 600
Two-speed windshield wipers with W/S wiper mist setting and variable intermittent wipe
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CFC free liquid air conditioning
Power antenna
Illuminated front ashtray , rear ashtray
Delco stereo two-band audio system with AM/FM, cassette, automatic reverse, seek, scan and tape logic deck
Automatic drive indicator on dashboard
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat up; to lower window (cu ft): 20.4, rear seat down; to lower window (cu ft): 0, rear seat down (cu ft): 0, all seats in place (cu ft): 20.4 and all seats removed (cu ft): 0
Front seats cigar lighter
Digital clock
Delayed/fade courtesy lights with four switches in footwell
Steering wheel mounted cruise control
Front seats cup holders
Door pockets/bins for driver seat, passenger seat and rear seats
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
Carpet floor mats
Driver and passenger front airbag
Split bench reclining driver seat with fore/aft adjustment , split bench reclining passenger seat with fore/aft adjustment , split bench center seat
3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat , 3-point reel front seat belts on passenger seat , lap static front seat belts on center seat
Folding front seat center armrest with integral box
Lockable illuminated glove compartment with lid
Height adjustable head restraints on front seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.2, rear headroom (inches): 37.9, front hip room (inches): 57, rear hip room (inches): 56.9, front leg room (inches): 42.2, rear leg room (inches): 39.5, front shoulder room (inches): 63.4, rear shoulder room (inches): 63.4 and interior volume (cu ft): 114.2
Low washer fluid level warning
Internal button power locks with internal switch operates from passenger door
Power steering
Front and rear power windows with door mounted switches
Front reading lights
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side , 3-point reel rear seat belts on passenger side , lap static rear seat belts on center side
Folding rear seat center armrest
Three fixed bench front facing rear seats with zero adjustments
Automatic operation rear view mirror
Electric remote trunk/hatch release
Front seat back storage
Seating: six seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with four fan speeds
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