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1997 Windstar Cargo Cargo Minivan Specs

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1997 Windstar Cargo Cargo Minivan Specs

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2,972 cc 3 liters 60° V 6 front transverse engine with 88.9 mm bore, 79.8 mm stroke, 9.3 compression ratio, cast iron block, cast iron head, overhead valve and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 17 and country/highway (mpg): 25
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 25 and EPA city (mpg): 17
Multi-point injection electronic fuel system
20 gallon main fuel tank
Power: 112 kW , 150 HP @ 5,000 rpm; 172 ft lb @ 3,300 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
3.98:1 axle ratio
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Spacesaver steel rim under body spare wheel
Strut front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , beam rear suspension rigid with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Body color integrated impact absorbing front and rear bumpers
Driver externally adjustable black door mirrors , passenger externally adjustable black door mirrors with wide angle
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 201.2, overall width (inches): 75.4, overall height (inches): 68, wheelbase (inches): 120.7, front track (inches): 64.3 and rear track (inches): 63
Mechanical foldable mirrors
Single complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Heat reflective glass
Opening rear ¼ windows
Gloss paint , metallic paint
Fixed rear window with constant
Body color rear and side step
Tinted glass
Weights: gross trailer weight unbraked (lbs) 2,000 and max payload (lbs) 1,750
Two-speed windshield wipers with W/S wiper mist setting and variable intermittent wipe
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Fixed mast antenna
Illuminated front ashtray , rear ashtray
Stereo two-band audio system with AM/FM, seek, front/rear fader and tape logic deck
Below seat storage under passenger seat
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat up; to lower window (cu ft): 22.1, rear seat down (cu ft): 144, all seats in place (cu ft): 22.1 and all seats removed (cu ft): 144
Rear lift gate cargo doors with internal handles
Illuminated front seats cigar lighter , rear seats cigar lighter
Digital clock
Partial dashboard console with covered storage box
Delayed/fade courtesy lights with four switches
Front seats, rear seats and 3rd row 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
Captains reclining driver and passenger seat with fore/aft adjustment
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat
Folding front seat center armrest
Lockable glove compartment with lid
Head restraints on front seats , height adjustable head restraints on rear seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.3, rear headroom (inches): 38.9, front hip room (inches): 57.6, rear hip room (inches): 61, front leg room (inches): 40.7, rear leg room (inches): 39.2, front shoulder room (inches): 60.9 and rear shoulder room (inches): 62.9
Low fuel level warning
Power steering
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side and passenger side
Folding rear seat center armrest
Two one-piece bench front facing removable rear seats with zero adjustments
Rear view mirror
Seating: seven seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel
3-point reel third row seat belts on driver side , 3-point reel third row seat belts on passenger side , lap static third row seat belts on center side
Bench front facing removable one-piece third row seats with three seat capacity
Driver and passenger vanity mirror with cover
Ventilation system with four fan speeds and rear seat heater ducts
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