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1997 Legacy Outback Limited Wagon Specs

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1997 Legacy Outback Limited Wagon Specs

Section Opened 1997 Legacy Outback Limited Wagon Performance Hide
2,212 cc 2.5 liters horizontal 4 front longitudinal engine with 99.5 mm bore, 79 mm stroke, 9.5 compression ratio, light alloy block, light alloy head, double overhead cam, automatic valve adjustment and four valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 21 and country/highway (mpg): 27
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 27 and EPA city (mpg): 21
Multi-point injection full management control system fuel system
15.9 gallon main fuel tank
Power: 116 kW , 165 HP @ 5,600 rpm; 162 ft lb @ 4,000 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Center viscous limited slip differential
Spacesaver steel rim internal spare wheel
Strut front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , multi-link rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Black/grey medium body side molding
Black impact absorbing front and rear bumpers
Coefficient of drag: 0.4
Driver power body color door mirrors , passenger power black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 185.8, overall width (inches): 67.5, overall height (inches): 63, ground clearance (inches): 7.3, wheelbase (inches): 103.5, front track (inches): 57.3, rear track (inches): 57.1 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 36.7
Front fog lights
Single complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Luxury trim leather on gearknob, leather on shift lever skirt, wood/woodgrain on center floor console, wood/woodgrain on doors and wood/woodgrain on dashboard
Two-tone multi-coat gloss paint , two-tone multi-coat metallic paint , two-tone multi-coat pearl paint , two-tone multi-coat black paint , two-tone multi-coat mica paint
Fixed rear window with defogger and constant
Removable roof rails
Tinted glass
Weights: curb weight (lbs) 3,230, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 0 and gross trailer weight unbraked (lbs) 0
Two-speed windshield wipers with W/S wiper mist setting and fixed intermittent wipe
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CFC free liquid air conditioning
Power antenna
Panasonic stereo 20 watts/channel three-band audio system with AM/FM, cassette, automatic reverse, search/repeat, scan, 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): 36.5, rear seat down; to lower window (cu ft): 0, rear seat down (cu ft): 73.6, all seats in place (cu ft): 36.5 and all seats removed (cu ft): 73.6
Digital clock
Full dashboard console with open storage box , full floor console with covered storage box
Courtesy lights with four switches
Steering wheel mounted cruise control
Front seats cup holders
Door ajar warning
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 and passenger front airbag
Bucket reclining driver seat with fore/aft adjustment, height adjustment and lumbar adjustment , bucket reclining passenger seat with fore/aft adjustment
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
Headlight control with auto off with ignition
Height adjustable head restraints on front seats , head restraints on rear seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 40.2, rear headroom (inches): 39.2, front leg room (inches): 43.3, rear leg room (inches): 34.8, front shoulder room (inches): 54.1, rear shoulder room (inches): 53.6 and interior volume (cu ft): 96.8
Low fuel level warning
Key power locks with internal switch includes trunk/hatch
Vehicle speed proportional power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch and door mounted switches , rear power windows with door mounted switches
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 bench front facing rear seats with zero adjustments
Rear view mirror
Mechanical remote fuel filler door release
Front seat back storage
Seating: five seats
Leather seat upholstery with additional leather
Four speaker(s)
Leather covered steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Tachometer
Passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with four fan speeds and recirculation setting
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