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1997 Sonoma Base Regular Cab Pickup Specs

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1997 Sonoma Base Regular Cab Pickup Specs

Section Opened 1997 Sonoma Base Regular Cab Pickup Performance Hide
Auxiliary oil cooler
4,300 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, automatic valve adjustment and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 16 and country/highway (mpg): 21
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 21 and EPA city (mpg): 16
Single-point injection electronic fuel system
19 gallon main fuel tank
Power: 134 kW , 180 HP @ 4,400 rpm; 240 ft lb @ 2,800 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
3.42:1 axle ratio
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Spacesaver steel rim under body spare wheel
Torsion beam front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and torsion springs , beam rear suspension rigid with leaf springs
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Body color integrated front and rear bumpers
Day time running lights
Driver and passenger externally adjustable black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 205, overall width (inches): 67.9, overall height (inches): 65.4, ground clearance (inches): 7.9, wheelbase (inches): 117.9, front track (inches): 57.2, rear track (inches): 55.1, curb to curb turning circle (feet): 40.1, 27 and 1.1
Mechanical foldable mirrors
Single conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Gloss paint , metallic paint , black paint
Straight side pickup bed
Fixed rear window
Body color rear step
Tinted glass
Trailer towing preparation
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 5,150, curb weight (lbs) 3,642, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 3,500, gross trailer weight unbraked (lbs) 1,000, front axle weight (lbs) 2,700, rear axle weight (lbs) 2,700, max payload (lbs) 1,508 and max tongue load (lbs) 450
Two-speed windshield wipers with W/S wiper mist setting and variable intermittent wipe
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Fixed mast antenna
Illuminated front ashtray
Delco stereo two-band audio system with AM/FM, seek, scan, front/rear fader and tape logic deck
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 88.8, front width (inches): 54.9, width between arches (inches): 40.3, height (inches): 17.1, loading floor height (inches): 30.6, loadspace volume (cu ft): 48.1 and measurement standard: manufacturer's own
Front seats cigar lighter
Digital clock
Courtesy lights with two switches
Front seats cup holders
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering: plastic/rubber in passenger compartment
Driver front airbag
Bench driver seat with fore/aft adjustment , bench passenger seat with fore/aft adjustment , bench center seat
3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat , 3-point reel front seat belts on passenger seat , lap reel front seat belts on center seat
Illuminated glove compartment with lid
Head restraints on front seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.5, front hip room (inches): 52, front leg room (inches): 42.4 and front shoulder room (inches): 57.2
Power steering
Rear view mirror
Seating: three seats
Vinyl seat upholstery with additional vinyl
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel
Passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with four fan speeds
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