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1996 Grand Cherokee Laredo Utility Specs

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1996 Grand Cherokee Laredo Utility Specs

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3,956 cc 4 liters in-line 6 front longitudinal engine with 98.4 mm bore, 86.7 mm stroke, 8.8 compression ratio, cast iron block, cast iron head, overhead valve and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 15 and country/highway (mpg): 20
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 20 and EPA city (mpg): 15
Multi-point injection electronic fuel system
23 gallon main fuel tank
Heavy duty battery
Power: 138 kW , 185 HP @ 4,600 rpm; 220 ft lb @ 2,400 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
3.55:1 axle ratio
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Spacesaver steel rim internal spare wheel
Beam front and rear suspension rigid with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Black/grey wide body side molding with colored inserts
Toned integrated impact absorbing front and rear bumpers
Coefficient of drag: 0.44
Driver and passenger power heated black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 177.2, overall width (inches): 69.3, overall height (inches): 64.9, ground clearance (inches): 7.8, wheelbase (inches): 105.9, front track (inches): 58, rear track (inches): 58, curb to curb turning circle (feet): 37.5, 37 and 1.4
Single conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Gloss paint , pearl paint , black paint
Driver side fixed rear side windows
Fixed rear window with defogger and intermittent
Removable roof rails
Tinted glass
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 5,300, curb weight (lbs) 3,732, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 6,500, gross trailer weight unbraked (lbs) 1,000 and max payload (lbs) 1,150
Two-speed windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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CFC free liquid air conditioning
Fixed mast antenna
Illuminated front ashtray
Stereo two-band audio system with AM/FM, cassette, automatic reverse, search/repeat, seek, front/rear fader and tape logic deck
Flexible cargo area cover/rear parcel shelf
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat up; to lower window (cu ft): 40.9, rear seat down (cu ft): 79.3, all seats in place (cu ft): 40.9 and all seats removed (cu ft): 79.3
Rear lift gate cargo doors
Illuminated front seats cigar lighter
Digital clock
Full floor console with covered storage box
Delayed/fade courtesy lights with four switches
Steering wheel mounted cruise control
Front seats and rear seats cup holders
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
Carpet floor mats
Driver and passenger front airbag
Bucket reclining electrically adjustable driver and passenger seat with fore/aft adjustment and three adjustments
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat
Front seat center armrest with integral box
Lockable illuminated glove compartment with lid
Height adjustable head restraints on front seats and rear seats
Illuminated entry system on interior and ignition key surround
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 38.9, rear headroom (inches): 39, front hip room (inches): 57.8, rear hip room (inches): 49.3, front leg room (inches): 40.9, rear leg room (inches): 35.7, front shoulder room (inches): 58.3, rear shoulder room (inches): 57.6 and interior volume (cu ft): 100.1
Low fuel level warning
Remote power locks with internal switch includes trunk/hatch
Power steering
Front and rear power windows with door mounted switches
Front and rear reading lights
Height adjustable 3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side , height adjustable 3-point reel rear seat belts on passenger side , lap static rear seat belts on center side
Three asymmetrical split bench front facing rear seats with zero adjustments
Rear view mirror
Mechanical remote fuel filler door release
Front seat back storage
Seating: five seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional vinyl
Four speaker(s)
Leather covered sports steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Tachometer
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror with cover
Ventilation system with variable fan speeds and rear seat heater ducts
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