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1996 Escort LX Wagon Specs

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1996 Escort LX Wagon Specs

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1,859 cc 1.9 liters in-line 4 front transverse engine with 82 mm bore, 88 mm stroke, 9 compression ratio, overhead cam and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 29 and country/highway (mpg): 36
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 36 and EPA city (mpg): 29
Multi-point injection electronic fuel system
11.9 gallon fuel tank
Power: 66 kW , 88 HP @ 4,400 rpm; 108 ft lb @ 3,800 rpm
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Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Spacesaver spare wheel
Strut front suspension with stabilizer bar , rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Body side molding
Body color impact absorbing front and rear bumpers
Coefficient of drag: 0.36
Driver internally adjustable black door mirrors , passenger externally adjustable black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 171.3, overall width (inches): 66.7, overall height (inches): 53.6, wheelbase (inches): 98.4, front track (inches): 56.5, rear track (inches): 56.5 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 31.5
Halogen bulb headlights
Multi-coat gloss paint , multi-coat metallic paint , multi-coat black paint , mica paint
Rear window
Tinted glass
Weights: curb weight (lbs) 2,434
Two-speed windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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Telescopic antenna
Front and additional row seats ashtray
Stereo audio system with AM/FM
Cargo area cover/rear parcel shelf
Cargo capacity: rear seat up; to lower window (cu ft): 30.6, rear seat down (cu ft): 66.9, all seats in place (cu ft): 30.6 and all seats removed (cu ft): 66.9
Front seats and additional row seats cigar lighter
Digital clock
Full floor console with covered storage box
Cup holders
Door ajar warning
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering: carpet in load area
Driver and passenger front airbag
Bucket reclining driver and passenger seat
Glove compartment with lid
Height adjustable head restraints on front seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 38.4, rear headroom (inches): 38.5, front hip room (inches): 50.4, rear hip room (inches): 48, front leg room (inches): 41.7, rear leg room (inches): 34.6, front shoulder room (inches): 53, rear shoulder room (inches): 53.7 and interior volume (cu ft): 92.5
Reel rear seat belts on driver side , reel rear seat belts on passenger side , static rear seat belts on center side
Three asymmetrical rear seats
Rear view mirror
Seating: five seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional vinyl
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel
Passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with four fan speeds and recirculation setting
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