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1997 Jimmy Base Sport Utility Specs

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1997 Jimmy Base Sport Utility Specs

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4,293 cc 4.3 liters 60° V 6 front longitudinal engine with 101.6 mm bore, 88.4 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): 17 and country/highway (mpg): 23
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 23 and EPA city (mpg): 17
Single-point injection electronic fuel system
18 gallon main fuel tank
Power: 142 kW , 190 HP @ 4,400 rpm; 250 ft lb @ 2,800 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Spacesaver steel rim under body spare wheel
Torsion beam front suspension rigid with stabilizer bar and torsion springs , beam rear suspension rigid with stabilizer bar and leaf springs
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Body color integrated front and rear bumpers
Coefficient of drag: 0.42
Day time running lights
Driver externally adjustable black door mirrors , passenger externally adjustable black door mirrors with wide angle
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 181.1, overall width (inches): 67.8, overall height (inches): 64.8, ground clearance (inches): 8.4, wheelbase (inches): 107, front track (inches): 55, rear track (inches): 54.6 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 36.6
Mechanical foldable mirrors
Single conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Gloss paint , metallic paint , black paint
Driver side and passenger side fixed rear side windows
Swing-out rear window
Tinted glass
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 4,850, curb weight (lbs) 3,683, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 4,500, gross trailer weight unbraked (lbs) 1,000, front axle weight (lbs) 2,400, rear axle weight (lbs) 2,700, max payload (lbs) 1,167 and max tongue load (lbs) 550
Two-speed windshield wipers with W/S wiper mist setting and 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, seek, scan and tape logic deck
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 35, width between arches (inches): 38.1, height (inches): 34.6 and loadspace volume (cu ft): 16.1
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat up; to lower window (cu ft): 16.1, rear seat down (cu ft): 74.1, all seats in place (cu ft): 16.1 and all seats removed (cu ft): 74.1
Rear tailgate cargo doors with internal handles
Front seats cigar lighter
Digital clock
Delayed/fade courtesy lights with five switches
Front seats and rear seats cup holders
Door pockets/bins for driver seat, passenger seat and rear seats
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
Carpet floor mats
Driver front airbag
Split bench reclining driver and passenger seat with fore/aft adjustment
3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat , 3-point reel front seat belts on passenger seat , lap static front seat belts on center seat
Front seat center armrest with integral box
Illuminated glove compartment with lid
Height adjustable head restraints on front seats
Illuminated entry system on interior
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.5, rear headroom (inches): 38.1, front hip room (inches): 52, rear hip room (inches): 51.3, front leg room (inches): 42.4, rear leg room (inches): 36.3, front shoulder room (inches): 57.2 and rear shoulder room (inches): 57.2
Power steering
Rear view mirror
Front seat back storage
Seating: two seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel
Tachometer
Passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with four fan speeds and rear seat heater ducts
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