Research 1996 Chrysler Cirrus specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

4dr Sedan


Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x 1.3
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.9
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.7

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.0
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.6


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 510


SAE Net Torque @ RPM 170 @ 4350
Engine Order Code EEB
Engine Order Code EDZ
Engine Type Gas V6
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.5L/152
Displacement 2.4L/148
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 168 @ 5800
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 167 @ 4000

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 187.0
Liftover Height (in) 25.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2
Track Width, Front (in) 60.2
Height, Overall (in) 52.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.7
Wheelbase (in) 108.0

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 38.1
Front Hip Room (in) 52.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.2
Second Head Room (in) 36.8
Second Leg Room (in) 38.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.7
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 95.9
Passenger Capacity 5


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29


Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 38.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.0


Vehicle Name Chrysler Cirrus
Body Style 4 Door Sedan


Suspension Type - Rear Quadlink
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.1
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.1
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.2
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.6
Suspension Type - Front Independent


Front Tire Size P195/65HR15
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size P195/65HR15
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code


Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)


Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.91
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.21
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Order Code DGB
Trans Type 4


EPA Classification Mid size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3067


Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0T
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel