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1998 Wrangler Sport Utility Specs

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1998 Wrangler Sport Utility Specs

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3,958 cc 4 liters in-line 6 front longitudinal engine with 98.4 mm bore, 81 mm stroke, 8.8 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): 20
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 20 and EPA city (mpg): 17
Multi-point injection electronic fuel system
15 gallon fuel tank
Power: 135 kW , 181 HP @ 4,600 rpm; 222 ft lb , 301 Nm @ 2,800 rpm
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3.07:1 axle ratio
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Spacesaver steel rim rear spare carrier spare wheel
Beam front and rear suspension rigid with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Black front and rear bumpers
Driver and passenger externally adjustable black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 151.2, overall width (inches): 66.7, overall height (inches): 70.9, ground clearance (inches): 10, wheelbase (inches): 93.4, front track (inches): 58, rear track (inches): 58 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 33.5
Mechanical foldable mirrors
Single conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Black paint , gloss paint , pearl paint
Fixed rear window
Tinted glass on cabin
Underbody protection for fuel tank and for transfer case
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 4,450, curb weight (lbs) 3,257, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 2,000, front axle weight (lbs) 2,200, rear axle weight (lbs) 2,600 and max payload (lbs) 800
Windshield wipers
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Fixed mast antenna
Front ashtray
Stereo audio system with AM/FM
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (cu ft): 11.5 and all seats removed (cu ft): 55.2
Rear single-hinged cargo doors
Front seats cigar lighter
Digital clock
Front seats cup holders
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
Bucket reclining driver and passenger seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat
Front seat center armrest with integral box
Lockable glove compartment
Two head restraints on front seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 42.3, rear headroom (inches): 40.6, front hip room (inches): 51, rear hip room (inches): 43.5, front leg room (inches): 41.1, rear leg room (inches): 34.9, front shoulder room (inches): 51.9 and rear shoulder room (inches): 57.3
Low fuel level warning
Power steering
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side and passenger side
Two one-piece bench front facing removable rear seats
Rear view mirror
Seating: four seats
Vinyl seat upholstery with additional vinyl
Two speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel
Tachometer
Ventilation system with four fan speeds
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