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1997 Tacoma Base Extended Cab Pickup Specs

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1997 Tacoma Base Extended Cab Pickup Specs

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2,438 cc 2.4 liters in-line 4 front longitudinal engine with 95 mm bore, 86 mm stroke, 9.5 compression ratio, cast iron block, light alloy head, double overhead cam and four valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 22 and country/highway (mpg): 25
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 25 and EPA city (mpg): 22
Multi-point injection electronic fuel system
15.1 gallon fuel tank
Power: 106 kW , 142 HP @ 5,000 rpm; 160 ft lb @ 4,000 rpm
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3.58:1 axle ratio
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Fullsize steel rim under body spare wheel
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , beam rear suspension rigid with leaf springs
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Black front and rear bumpers
Driver and passenger externally adjustable black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 199, overall width (inches): 66.5, overall height (inches): 61.4, ground clearance (inches): 6.5, wheelbase (inches): 121.9, front track (inches): 56.1, rear track (inches): 56.7 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 41.3
Single conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Opening rear ¼ windows
Gloss paint , black paint , pearl paint
Straight side pickup bed
Fixed rear window
Rear step
Tinted glass
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 4,497, curb weight (lbs) 2,765, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 0 and max payload (lbs) 1,732
Windshield wipers with fixed intermittent wipe
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Front ashtray
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 74.5, front width (inches): 57.9, height (inches): 15.9 and measurement standard: manufacturer's own
Rear tailgate cargo doors
Illuminated front seats cigar lighter
Courtesy lights
Front seats cup holders
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment
Driver front airbag
Split bench driver and passenger seat
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
Glove compartment
Height adjustable head restraints on front seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 38.4, rear headroom (inches): 35.5, front hip room (inches): 54.6, rear hip room (inches): 53.1, front leg room (inches): 42.8, rear leg room (inches): 27.2, front shoulder room (inches): 54.1 and rear shoulder room (inches): 53.3
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side and passenger side
Two symmetrical jump front facing rear seats
Rear view mirror
Seating: five seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional vinyl
Plastic steering wheel
Ventilation system with four fan speeds and recirculation setting
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