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2003 Sorento LX Sport Utility Specs

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2003 Sorento LX Sport Utility Specs

Section Opened 2003 Sorento LX Sport Utility Performance Hide
3,497 cc 3.5 liters V 6 front engine with 93 mm bore, 85.5 mm stroke, 10 compression ratio, double overhead cam and four valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 15, country/highway (mpg): 18 and combined (mpg): 16
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 18 and EPA city (mpg): 15
Multi-point injection fuel system
21.1 gallon main unleaded fuel tank
Power: 143 kW , 192 HP SAE @ 5,500 rpm; 217 ft lb , 294 Nm @ 3,000 rpm
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4.666:1 axle ratio
Four disc brakes including four ventilated discs
Limited slip differential
Fullsize steel rim under body spare wheel
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , beam rear suspension rigid with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Body side molding
Body color front and rear bumpers
Driver and passenger power heated black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 179.8, overall width (inches): 73.3, overall height (inches): 68.1, ground clearance (inches): 8.2, wheelbase (inches): 106.7, front track (inches): 62.2, rear track (inches): 62.2 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 36.4
Mechanical foldable mirrors
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Heat reflective glass
Metallic paint , gloss paint
Hinge rear window with defogger and intermittent
Tinted glass on cabin , privacy tinted glass on rear , privacy tinted glass on side
Trailer towing preparation
Underbody protection for fuel tank and for engine
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 5,644, curb weight (lbs) 4,255, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 3,500 and max payload (lbs) 1,202
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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12v power outlet: front, rear and cargo
Air conditioning
Fixed mast antenna
Front ashtray
Manufacturer's own audio system with AM/FM and CD player
Automatic drive indicator on dashboard
Below seat storage under passenger seat
Cargo area cover/rear parcel shelf
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat down (cu ft): 66.4 and all seats in place (cu ft): 31.4
Front seats cigar lighter
Clock
Full dashboard, floor and overhead console with covered storage box
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats cup holders fixed , rear seats cup holders pop out
Door ajar warning
Door entry light
Door pockets/bins for driver seat, passenger seat and rear seats
Floor covering: carpet in load area
Driver and passenger front airbag with occupant sensors and multi-stage deployment
Bucket driver seat with height adjustment and lumbar adjustment , bucket passenger seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners
Front seat center armrest
Lockable glove compartment
Two head restraints on front seats , three height adjustable head restraints on rear seats
Illuminated entry system
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.7, rear headroom (inches): 39.5, front hip room (inches): 55.3, rear hip room (inches): 58, front leg room (inches): 42.6, rear leg room (inches): 36.1, front shoulder room (inches): 58.9, rear shoulder room (inches): 58.4 and interior volume (cu ft): 138.4
Low fuel level warning
Low washer fluid level warning
Key power locks
Power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch
Front reading lights
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side, passenger side and center side
Rear seat center armrest
Three asymmetrical split bench front facing rear seats with zero adjustments
Rear view mirror
Electric remote trunk/hatch release
Front and rear roof airbag
Front seat back storage
Seating: five seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth
Rear side airbag with occupant sensors
Eight speaker(s)
Plastic multi-function steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Tachometer
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with recirculation setting
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