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1999 Passat GLX V6 Wagon Specs

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1999 Passat GLX V6 Wagon Specs

Section Opened 1999 Passat GLX V6 Wagon Performance Hide
2,771 cc 2.8 liters V 6 front longitudinal engine with 82.5 mm bore, 86.4 mm stroke, 10.6 compression ratio, cast iron block, light alloy head, double overhead cam, variable valve timing/camshaft and five valves per cylinder
Premium unleaded fuel with additional unleaded
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 18 and country/highway (mpg): 29
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 29 and EPA city (mpg): 18
Multi-point injection fuel system
18.5 gallon fuel tank
Power: 142 kW , 190 HP @ 5,800 rpm; 206 ft lb , 279 Nm @ 3,200 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
3.39:1 axle ratio
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Electronic traction control via engine management
Immobilizer
Fullsize steel rim spare wheel
Multi-link front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , torsion beam rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
Section Opened 1999 Passat GLX V6 Wagon Exterior Hide
Body color body side molding
Body color front and rear bumpers with rubbing strip
Coefficient of drag: 0.27
Day time running lights
Driver and passenger power heated body color door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 184.1, overall width (inches): 68.5, overall height (inches): 57.4, wheelbase (inches): 106.4, front track (inches): 59, rear track (inches): 59.1 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 37.4
Mechanical foldable mirrors
Front fog lights
Twin complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Luxury trim wood/woodgrain on gearknob, wood/woodgrain on center floor console and leather on doors
Metallic paint , black paint , gloss paint
Rear window with defogger
Glass electric tilting sliding front sunroof with sunshade
Tinted glass
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 4,310 and curb weight (lbs) 3,194
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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Air conditioning
Roof antenna
Remote control peripheral anti-theft protection
Illuminated front ashtray , rear ashtray
Audio anti-theft protection:
Manufacturer's own stereo audio system with AM/FM, cassette and search/repeat
Below seat storage under driver seat and passenger seat
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat up; to lower window (cu ft): 15
Illuminated front seats cigar lighter
Clock
Computer with average speed, average fuel consumption and instantaneous fuel consumption
Full dashboard and floor console with open storage box
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats and rear seats cup holders
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
Carpet floor mats
Driver and passenger front airbag
Bucket heated electrically adjustable driver and passenger seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment, four adjustments and tilt adjustment
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat
Folding front seat center armrest with integral box
Lockable illuminated glove compartment
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats with rotational adjustment , two height adjustable head restraints on rear seats
Heated washer
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.7, rear headroom (inches): 37.8, front leg room (inches): 41.5, rear leg room (inches): 35.3, front shoulder room (inches): 55.8, rear shoulder room (inches): 54.6 and interior volume (cu ft): 95
Low fuel level warning
Remote power locks includes power windows
Power steering
Front and rear power windows with two one-touch
Front and rear 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
Folding rear seat center armrest
Three fixed bench rear seats
Automatic operation rear view mirror
Electric remote fuel filler door release
Electric remote trunk/hatch release
Front seat back storage
Seating: five seats
Leather seat upholstery with additional vinyl
Front side airbag
Eight upgraded speaker(s)
Leather covered steering wheel with tilt adjustment and telescopic adjustment
Tachometer
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with four fan speeds, recirculation setting and micro filter
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