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1997 Cadillac Catera

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Specs

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4dr Sedan w/Cloth

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x - TBD -

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.6

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.6

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 300

Engine

Fuel System - TBD -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 192 @ 3600
Engine Order Code L81
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.0L/181
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 6000

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.8
Track Width, Front (in) 59.1
Height, Overall (in) 57.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.3
Length, Overall (in) 193.8
Wheelbase (in) 107.4

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.6
Second Head Room (in) 37.8
Second Leg Room (in) 38.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.4
Second Hip Room (in) 55.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 96.7
Front Hip Room (in) 54.9
Passenger Capacity 5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18

Steering

Steering Type Speed-Sensitive
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 36.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.5

Summary

Vehicle Name Cadillac Catera
Vehicle Name Cadillac Catera
Body Style 4 Door Sedan

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.02
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .59

Tires

Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/55HR16
Rear Tire Size P225/55HR16
Spare Tire Size P225/55HR16

Trailering

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

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.86
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.90
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.00
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72

Vehicle

EPA Classification Mid-Size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3770

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0