2003 MDX Base Sport Utility Specs

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2003 MDX Base Sport Utility Specs

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3,471 cc 3.5 liters V 6 front engine with 89 mm bore, 93 mm stroke, 10 compression ratio, overhead cam, variable valve timing/camshaft and four valves per cylinder
Premium unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 17, country/highway (mpg): 23 and combined (mpg): 19
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 23 and EPA city (mpg): 17
Multi-point injection fuel system
19.2 gallon main premium unleaded fuel tank
Power: 194 kW , 260 HP SAE @ 5,750 rpm; 250 ft lb , 339 Nm @ 3,500 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
4.428:1 axle ratio
Rear differential lock
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Electronic brake distribution
Immobilizer
Spacesaver steel rim under body spare wheel
Stability control
Strut front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , multi-link rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Body color front and rear bumpers
Driver and passenger power heated body color door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 188.5, overall width (inches): 77, overall height (inches): 68.7, ground clearance (inches): 8, wheelbase (inches): 106.3, front track (inches): 66.3, rear track (inches): 66.5 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 37.2
Front fog lights
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Heat reflective glass
Luxury trim leather on gearknob, wood & leather on doors and wood/woodgrain on dashboard
Metallic paint , black paint , pearl paint
Fixed rear window with defogger and intermittent
Rear platform step
Glass electric front sunroof
Tinted glass on cabin , privacy tinted glass on rear , privacy tinted glass on side
Underbody protection for fuel tank
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 5,732, curb weight (lbs) 4,420, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 3,500 and max payload (lbs) 1,367
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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12v power outlet: front and cargo
Air conditioning with climate control and rear outlet
Roof antenna
Peripheral anti-theft protection
Audio anti-theft protection: code
Manufacturer's own audio system with AM/FM, CD player and cassette
Automatic drive indicator on dashboard
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat down (cu ft): 81.5 and all seats in place (cu ft): 14.8
Clock
Coming home device
Compass
Computer with average fuel consumption, instantaneous fuel consumption and range for remaining fuel
Full dashboard console with open storage box , full floor console with covered storage box , partial overhead console with covered storage box
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats, rear seats and 3rd row seats cup holders fixed
Door ajar warning
Door entry light
Door pockets/bins for driver seat, passenger seat and rear seats
External temperature
Floor covering: carpet in load area
Floor mats
Driver and passenger front airbag with occupant sensors and multi-stage deployment
Bucket heated electrically adjustable driver seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment, four adjustments and tilt adjustment , bucket heated passenger seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners
Front seat center armrest
Garage door opener
Lockable glove compartment
Headlight control with time delay switch-off
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats , three height adjustable head restraints on rear seats , two height adjustable head restraints on 3rd row seats
Illuminated entry system
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 38.7, rear headroom (inches): 39, front hip room (inches): 56.9, rear hip room (inches): 56.3, front leg room (inches): 41.5, rear leg room (inches): 37.8, front shoulder room (inches): 61.2, rear shoulder room (inches): 61.1 and interior volume (cu ft): 161.5
Low fuel level warning
Low washer fluid level warning
Remote power locks includes trunk/hatch
Vehicle speed proportional power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch , rear power windows
Front and rear reading lights
Rear air conditioner
Rear heater
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side, passenger side and center side
Rear seat center armrest
Three asymmetrical bench front facing reclining rear seats with zero adjustments
Automatic operation rear view mirror
Remote audio controls
Remote fuel filler door release
Electric remote trunk/hatch release
Front seat back storage
Seating: seven seats
Leather seat upholstery with additional leather
Service interval indicator
Front side airbag with occupant sensors
Seven speaker(s)
Leather covered multi-function steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Tachometer
3-point reel third row seat belts on driver side and passenger side
Bench front facing symmetrical third row seats with two seat capacity that fold flat to floor
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with recirculation setting and micro filter
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