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1999 Explorer Base Utility Specs

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1999 Explorer Base Utility Specs

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4,015 cc 4 liters V 6 engine with 100.3 mm bore, 84.3 mm stroke, 9 compression ratio, overhead valve and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 18 and country/highway (mpg): 23
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 23 and EPA city (mpg): 18
Multi-point injection fuel system
21 gallon fuel tank
Power: 119 kW , 160 HP @ 4,200 rpm; 225 ft lb , 305 Nm @ 2,750 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
3.27:1 axle ratio
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Immobilizer
Fullsize steel rim under body spare wheel
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and torsion springs , beam rear suspension rigid with stabilizer bar and leaf springs
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Toned front and rear bumpers
Driver and passenger externally adjustable black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 190.7, overall width (inches): 70.2, overall height (inches): 67.7, ground clearance (inches): 6.7, wheelbase (inches): 111.6, front track (inches): 58.5, rear track (inches): 58.5 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 37.3
Conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Heat reflective glass
Metallic paint , black paint , gloss paint
Swing-out rear window with defogger and intermittent
Rear step
Tinted glass on cabin, rear and side
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 4,791, curb weight (lbs) 3,891, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 1,960 and max payload (lbs) 900
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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Air conditioning
Fixed mast antenna
Front ashtray
Audio system with cassette
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (cu ft): 43.5
Front seats cigar lighter
Clock
Full dashboard console , full floor console with open storage box
Courtesy lights
Door ajar warning
Driver and passenger front airbag
Bucket driver and passenger seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat
Glove compartment
Two head restraints on front seats , two height adjustable head restraints on rear seats
Illuminated entry system
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.9, rear headroom (inches): 39.3, front hip room (inches): 51.9, rear hip room (inches): 51.9, front leg room (inches): 42.4, rear leg room (inches): 36.8, front shoulder room (inches): 56.7 and rear shoulder room (inches): 56.8
Power steering
Front reading lights
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side , 3-point reel rear seat belts on passenger side , lap reel rear seat belts on center side
Three asymmetrical split bench front facing rear seats
Rear view mirror
Seat back storage
Seating: five seats
Upgraded cloth/velour seat upholstery
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel
Tachometer
Passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system
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