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2008 Highlander Base Sport Utility Specs

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2008 Highlander Base Sport Utility Specs

Section Opened 2008 Highlander Base Sport Utility Performance Hide
3,456 cc 3.5 liters V 6 front engine with 93.9 mm bore, 83 mm stroke, 10.8 compression ratio, double overhead cam, variable valve timing/camshaft and four valves per cylinder 2GR-FE
Unleaded fuel 87
Fuel consumption: EPA 08 urban (mpg): 17, country/highway (mpg): 23 and combined (mpg): 19
Multi-point injection fuel system
19.2 gallon main unleaded fuel tank
Power: 201 kW , 270 HP SAE @ 6,200 rpm; 248 ft lb , 336 Nm @ 4,700 rpm
Section Opened 2008 Highlander Base Sport Utility Handling & Brakes Hide
ABS
3.478:1 axle ratio
Brake assist system
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Electronic brake distribution
Electronic traction control via ABS & engine management
Stability control
Strut front and rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
Section Opened 2008 Highlander Base Sport Utility Exterior Hide
Body color front and rear bumpers
Driver and passenger power body color door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 188.4, overall width (inches): 75.2, overall height (inches): 69.3, ground clearance (inches): 8.1, wheelbase (inches): 109.8, front track (inches): 64, rear track (inches): 64 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 38.7
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Luxury trim
Pearl paint
Fixed rear window with defogger and intermittent
Roof spoiler
Underbody protection for fuel tank and for engine
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 6,000, curb weight (lbs) 4,178, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 2,000 and max payload (lbs) 1,822
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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12v power outlet: front and cargo
Air conditioning
Audio system with AM/FM and CD player CD player reads MP3
Cargo capacity: rear seat down (cu ft): 95.4 and all seats in place (cu ft): 10.3
Clock
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats, rear seats and 3rd row seats cup holders
Driver front airbag with multi-stage deployment , passenger front airbag with occupant sensors and multi-stage deployment
Bucket driver seat with height adjustment and tilt 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
Headlight control
Two height adjustable active head restraints on front seats , three height adjustable head restraints on rear seats , two head restraints on 3rd row seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 40.6, rear headroom (inches): 40.1, front hip room (inches): 56.7, rear hip room (inches): 56.5, front leg room (inches): 43.2, rear leg room (inches): 38.3, front shoulder room (inches): 59.7 and rear shoulder room (inches): 59.5
Knee airbags
Low tire pressure indicator
Remote power locks includes trunk/hatch
Power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch , rear power windows
Front reading lights
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side, passenger side and center side
Rear seat center armrest
Three asymmetrical 40/20/40 front facing reclining rear seats with fore/aft adjustment and zero adjustments
Rear view mirror
All three rows roof airbag
Seating: seven seats
Upgraded cloth/velour seat upholstery with additional upgraded cloth/velour
Service interval indicator
Front side airbag
Six speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel with tilt adjustment and telescopic adjustment
Tachometer
3-point reel third row seat belts on driver side and passenger side
Bench front facing one-piece third row seats with two seat capacity that fold flat to floor
Driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with micro filter
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