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1997 Plymouth Neon

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Specs

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2dr Coupe Base

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x 1.5
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x 0.8
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.6 x 0.4
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Brake Type Power
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.8

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.9
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 83
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 450

Engine

Displacement 2.0L/122
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 131 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 129 @ 5000
Engine Order Code ECB
Engine Type Gas I4

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Front (in) 57.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.5
Liftover Height (in) 29.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.0
Length, Overall (in) 171.8
Wheelbase (in) 104.0
Height, Overall (in) 54.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.4

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.5

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5
Second Hip Room (in) 53.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.7
Second Leg Room (in) 35.1
Second Head Room (in) 36.5
Front Hip Room (in) 50.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 91.2

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 39

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)

Summary

Vehicle Name Plymouth Neon
Body Style 2 Door Coupe Base

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Chapman Strut
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut

Tires

Front Tire Size P175/70R14
Rear Tire Size P175/70R14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code

Trailering

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

Transmission

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.54
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.69
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 3
Trans Order Code DD5
Trans Order Code DGA
Trans Order Code DD4
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.55
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.98
Clutch Size (in) 8.5
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.10
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.13
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2441

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum