Specs

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

GS 3dr GS

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.5 x - TBD -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.0 x 2.0
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Power
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 126.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 84.6
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 48.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD -

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 151 @ 4800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 174 @ 4400
Fuel System SEFI
Displacement 3.0L/181
Engine Type Gas V6
Engine Order Code 99W

Exterior Dimensions

Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.4
Track Width, Front (in) 63.4
Height, Overall (in) 65.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.7
Length, Overall (in) 189.9
Wheelbase (in) 112.2

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0

Interior Dimensions

Third Hip Room (in) 56.8
Third Hip Room (in)
Third Shoulder Room (in)
Third Head Room (in) 37.3
Second Hip Room (in) 56.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 62.1
Second Leg Room (in) 36.3
Second Head Room (in) 39.7
Front Hip Room (in) 56.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 62.1
Front Leg Room (in) 39.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.4
Passenger Capacity 7
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) N/A
Third Shoulder Room (in) 62.1
Third Leg Room (in)
Third Leg Room (in) 36.1
Third Head Room (in)

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.5
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.7

Summary

Body Style 3 Door GS
Vehicle Name Mercury Villager Wagon

Suspension

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Hotchkiss
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Leaf Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size P215/70R15
Rear Tire Size P205/75R15
Rear Tire Size P215/70R15
Front Tire Size P205/75R15
Front Tire Size P215/70R15
Rear Tire Order Code T70
Front Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code T70
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size T125/90D16
Spare Tire Size P205/75R15

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200

Transmission

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.78
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44P
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.86

Vehicle

EPA Classification 2WD Special Purpose

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4015

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5