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1996 Buick Roadmaster

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Specs

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Collectors Edition 4dr Sedan Collectors Edition

Brakes

Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11 x 2
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12 x 1

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 21.0

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 15.1
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.8

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525

Engine

Engine Type Gas V8
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 260 @ 5000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 330 @ 2400
Engine Order Code LT1
Displacement 5.7L/350

Exterior Dimensions

Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.7
Height, Overall (in) 55.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.1
Length, Overall (in) 215.8
Wheelbase (in) 115.9
Liftover Height (in) 32.2

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 39.2
Front Hip Room (in) 56.9
Second Head Room (in) 38.6
Second Leg Room (in) 38.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 63.3
Second Hip Room (in) 56.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 114.7
Passenger Capacity 6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 63.3

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.4
Steering Type Power
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.07
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.17

Summary

Vehicle Name Buick Roadmaster
Body Style 4 Door Sedan

Suspension

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.18
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.02
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.94
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long-Arm
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link Solid Axle
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32

Tires

Front Tire Order Code QUK
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code QUK
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code N81
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P235/70R15
Rear Tire Size P235/70R15
Spare Tire Size P235/70R15
Spare Tire Size T145/80D16

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500

Transmission

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.294
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.696
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.625
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.059
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.56
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.93

Vehicle

EPA Classification Large

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4211

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum