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1996 Aerostar Wagon Passenger Minivan Specs

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1996 Aerostar Wagon Passenger Minivan Specs

Section Opened 1996 Aerostar Wagon Passenger Minivan Performance Hide
Auxiliary transmission cooler
2,972 cc 3 liters V 6 front longitudinal engine with 88.9 mm bore, 79.8 mm stroke, 9.3 compression ratio, overhead valve and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 17 and country/highway (mpg): 23
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 23 and EPA city (mpg): 17
Multi-point injection electronic fuel system
21 gallon main fuel tank
Power: 101 kW , 140 HP @ 5,000 rpm; 160 ft lb @ 2,750 rpm
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Rear-wheel ABS
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Spacesaver steel rim internal spare wheel
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , multi-link rear suspension independent with coil springs
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Black/grey medium body side molding
Toned integrated front and rear bumpers
Chrome/bright trim
Coefficient of drag: 0.39
Driver and passenger externally adjustable black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 190.3, overall width (inches): 72, overall height (inches): 74, wheelbase (inches): 118.9, front track (inches): 61.5, rear track (inches): 60 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 42.4
Single complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Multi-coat gloss paint , multi-coat metallic paint , multi-coat black paint
Driver side and passenger side sliding rear side windows
Swing-out rear window
Rear step
Tinted glass
Weights: curb weight (lbs) 3,558
Two-speed windshield wipers with W/S wiper mist setting and fixed intermittent wipe
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CFC free liquid air conditioning
Fixed mast antenna
Illuminated front ashtray , rear ashtray , additional row seats ashtray
Stereo two-band audio system with AM/FM, scan, front/rear fader and tape logic deck
Below seat storage under passenger seat
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity:
Rear lift gate cargo doors with internal handles
Front seats cigar lighter
Digital clock
Partial dashboard console with covered storage box , partial floor console with open storage box
Courtesy lights with four switches
Steering wheel mounted cruise control
Door ajar warning
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
Driver front airbag
Captains reclining driver and passenger seat with fore/aft adjustment and lumbar adjustment
3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat
Lockable glove compartment with lid
Head restraints on front seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.5, rear headroom (inches): 38.1, front leg room (inches): 41.4, rear leg room (inches): 38.8, front shoulder room (inches): 60.2 and rear shoulder room (inches): 60.2
Power steering
Front reading lights
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side , lap reel rear seat belts on passenger side
Two one-piece bench front facing removable rear seats
Rear view mirror
Mechanical remote fuel filler door release
Front seat back storage
Seating: seven seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Reel third row seat belts on driver side , reel third row seat belts on passenger side , third row seat belts on center side
Bed front facing removable one-piece third row seats with three seat capacity
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror with cover
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