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1996 Ranger Base Extended Cab Pickup Specs

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1996 Ranger Base Extended Cab Pickup Specs

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2,970 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): 19 and country/highway (mpg): 24
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 24 and EPA city (mpg): 19
Multi-point injection electronic fuel system
17 gallon fuel tank
Heavy duty battery
Power: 104 kW , 147 HP @ 5,000 rpm; 162 ft lb @ 3,250 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
Two disc brakes
Spacesaver steel rim under body spare wheel
Beam front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , beam rear suspension rigid with leaf springs
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Body color front and rear bumpers
Driver and passenger externally adjustable black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 198.2, overall width (inches): 69.4, overall height (inches): 67.5, wheelbase (inches): 125.4, front track (inches): 58.3, rear track (inches): 57.3 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 42.4
Single complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Gloss paint , black paint , metallic paint
Straight side pickup bed
Driver side fixed rear side windows
Fixed rear window
Rear step
Tinted glass
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 4,840 and curb weight (lbs) 3,555
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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Fixed mast antenna
Front and additional row seats ashtray
Rear tailgate cargo doors
Front seats and additional row seats cigar lighter
Partial floor console
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment
Driver front airbag
Split bench reclining driver seat , split bench reclining passenger seat , sports center seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat , height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on passenger seat , lap static front seat belts on center seat
Lockable illuminated glove compartment
Head restraints on front seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.4, front hip room (inches): 52.7, front leg room (inches): 43.4 and front shoulder room (inches): 54.6
Power steering
Rear view mirror
Seating: three seats
Vinyl seat upholstery with additional vinyl
Plastic steering wheel
Tachometer
Passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with four fan speeds and recirculation setting
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