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1998 Montero Base Sport Utility Specs

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1998 Montero Base Sport Utility Specs

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Auxiliary oil cooler
Auxiliary transmission cooler
3,497 cc 3.5 liters V 6 front longitudinal engine with 93 mm bore, 85.8 mm stroke, 9.5 compression ratio, cast iron block, light alloy head, overhead cam and four valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 16 and country/highway (mpg): 19
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 19 and EPA city (mpg): 16
Multi-point injection electronic fuel system
24.3 gallon fuel tank
Power: 149 kW , 200 HP @ 5,000 rpm; 228 ft lb , 309 Nm @ 3,500 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
4.636:1 axle ratio
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Fullsize steel rim rear spare carrier spare wheel
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and torsion springs , beam rear suspension rigid with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Driver fixed 3rd row windows , passenger 3rd row windows
Toned body side molding
Toned front and rear bumpers
Chrome/bright trim around side windows and on bumpers
Coefficient of drag: 0.48
Driver and passenger power black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 185.2, overall width (inches): 69.9, overall height (inches): 74.8, ground clearance (inches): 7.5, wheelbase (inches): 107.3, front track (inches): 55.9, rear track (inches): 56.5 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 38.7
Front fog lights
Single conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Opening rear ¼ windows
Metallic paint , gloss paint , pearl paint
Driver side and passenger side sliding rear side windows
Fixed rear window with defogger and intermittent
Rear and side step
Privacy tinted glass
Underbody protection for fuel tank, for transfer case and for engine
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 5,730, curb weight (lbs) 4,431, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 5,000 and max payload (lbs) 1,406
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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Air conditioning
Power + diversity antenna
Front ashtray
Audio anti-theft protection:
Stereo audio system with AM/FM, cassette and search/repeat
Below seat storage
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (cu ft): 38.8 and all seats removed (cu ft): 67.1
Rear single-hinged cargo doors
Illuminated front seats cigar lighter
Digital clock
Compass
Full floor console with covered storage box
Courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats cup holders
Door ajar warning
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
External temperature gauge
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
Lockable glove compartment
Height adjustable head restraints on front seats, rear seats and 3rd row seats
Illuminated entry system
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 40.9, rear headroom (inches): 40, front hip room (inches): 53.5, rear hip room (inches): 52.4, front leg room (inches): 40.3, rear leg room (inches): 37.6, front shoulder room (inches): 55.5 and rear shoulder room (inches): 55.5
Low fuel level warning
Low washer fluid level warning
Key power locks
Power steering
Front and rear power windows
Front and rear reading lights
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 symmetrical split bench front facing reclining rear seats
Rear view mirror
Mechanical remote fuel filler door release
Seat back storage
Seating: seven seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth
Service interval indicator
Six speaker(s)
Leather covered steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Tachometer
3-point reel third row seat belts on driver side and passenger side
Driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with four fan speeds and recirculation setting
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