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2012 Highlander Base Sport Utility Specs

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2012 Highlander Base Sport Utility Specs

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Engine: 3.5L V 6 DOHC with VVT-i variable valve timing
Unleaded fuel
Fuel economy: Gasoline 17 MPG city, 22 MPG highway, 19 MPG combined and 365 mi. range
Multi-point fuel injection
19.2gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 270 hp @ 6,200 rpm; 248 ft lb of torque @ 4,700 rpm
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ABS
2.928:1 axle ratio
Brake assist system
Four-wheel disc brakes: two ventilated
Electronic brake distribution
Electronic traction control (via ABS & engine management)
Space-saver spare tire with alloy rim
Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) stability control
Independent front and rear strut suspension with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Driver and passenger fixed 3rd row windows
Body-color front and rear bumpers
Chrome/bright trim on bumpers
Day time running lights
Body-color driver and passenger power door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 188.4, overall width (inches): 75.2, overall height (inches): 68.1, ground clearance (inches): 8.0, wheelbase (inches): 109.8, front track (inches): 64.0, rear track (inches): 64.0 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 38.7
Headlights: halogen with projector beam lenses
Pearl paint
Rear side windows: wind-up on driver side and passenger side
Fixed rear window with defroster
Roof spoiler
Tinted glass
Underbody protection for fuel tank and for engine
Weights: gross vehicle weight (lbs): 6,000, published curb weight (lbs): 4,266, gross trailer weight braked (lbs): 2,000 and payload allowance (lbs): 1,734
Intermittent windshield wipers
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Two 12V power outlet(s) in front, one 12V power outlet(s) in cargo area
Climate control
Fixed mast antenna
Audio system with AM/FM radio, CD player (reads MP3 format)
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat down (cu ft): 95.4, all seats in place (cu ft): 10.3, third row seats removed (cu ft): 42.3 and Manufacturer’s own
Dashboard console with covered storage, floor console with covered storage, overhead console
Cruise control
Front cup holders
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
Intelligent driver and passenger front airbag
Driver bucket front seat manual height and manual tilt, front passenger seat bucket front seat
Height adjustable driver and passenger front seat belts with pre-tensioners
Front seat center armrest
Headlight control with dusk sensor
Two active height-adjustable front seat head restraints, three height-adjustable rear seat head restraints, two 3rd row seats head restraints
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
Driver knee airbags
Low tire pressure indicator
Remote power locks
Power steering type
Front windows with one-touch on one window, rear windows
Front reading lights
Rear seat belt, passenger rear seat belt, 3-point center rear seat belt
Rear seat center armrest
40/20/40 rear seats: manual recline, manual fore/aft and remote folding
Rear view mirror
All three rows protected by curtain airbag
Seating: seven passengers
Cloth upholstery
Service interval indicator
Front side airbag
Six speakers
Tilt telescoping steering wheel
Tachometer
Passenger third row seat belts
Third row seats: split-folding,, bench with seating for two fold flat to floor
Driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with micro filter
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