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1996 Sable GS Wagon Specs

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1996 Sable GS Wagon Specs

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2,982 cc 3 liters V 6 front transverse engine with 89 mm bore, 80 mm stroke, 9.2 compression ratio, cast iron block, cast iron head, overhead valve and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 19 and country/highway (mpg): 28
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 28 and EPA city (mpg): 19
Multi-point injection fuel system
16 gallon fuel tank
Power: 108 kW , 145 HP @ 5,250 rpm; 170 ft lb @ 3,250 rpm
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3.77:1 axle ratio
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Spacesaver steel rim spare wheel
Strut front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , wishbone rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Body color body side molding
Body color front and rear bumpers
Chrome/bright trim around side windows and on side of body
Coefficient of drag: 0.34
Driver and passenger power heated body color door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 199.2, overall width (inches): 73, overall height (inches): 55.8, wheelbase (inches): 105.9, front track (inches): 61.6, rear track (inches): 61.8 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 38
Single complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Heat reflective glass
Metallic paint , black paint , gloss paint
Rear window with defogger
Roof rails
Body color rear step
Tinted glass
Weights: curb weight (lbs) 3,536
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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Air conditioning
Power antenna
Illuminated front ashtray , rear ashtray
Stereo audio system with AM/FM
Automatic drive indicator on dashboard
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat up; to lower window (cu ft): 38.7 and rear seat down (cu ft): 81.8
Front seats cigar lighter
Clock
Partial dashboard console with open storage box , full floor console with covered storage box
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Front seats cup holders
Door ajar warning
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
Driver and passenger front airbag
Split bench driver and passenger 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
Folding front seat center armrest with integral box
Lockable illuminated glove compartment
Height adjustable head restraints on front seats
Illuminated entry system
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.3, rear headroom (inches): 38.9, front hip room (inches): 55.8, rear hip room (inches): 56.2, front leg room (inches): 42.6, rear leg room (inches): 38.5, front shoulder room (inches): 57.4 and rear shoulder room (inches): 56.6
Low fuel level warning
Low washer fluid level warning
Vehicle speed proportional power steering
Front and rear power windows
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
Three asymmetrical split bench rear seats
Rear view mirror
Electric remote trunk/hatch release
Front seat back storage
Seating: six seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth
Service interval indicator
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Tachometer
Driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with four fan speeds and micro filter
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