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1998 Chevrolet Cavalier

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Specs

Research 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

2dr Coupe

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.79
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x 1.77

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.2

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.6
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.0

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5600
Engine Order Code LD9
Engine Order Code LN2
Engine Type Gas L4
Displacement 2.4L/146
Displacement 2.2L/133
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 155 @ 4400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 3600

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) 26.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.4
Track Width, Front (in) 57.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.7
Length, Overall (in) 180.7
Wheelbase (in) 104.1
Height, Overall (in) 53.0

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.0

Interior Dimensions

Second Leg Room (in) 32.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.6
Front Head Room (in) 37.6
Front Hip Room (in) 50.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.2
Second Hip Room (in) 49.5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.6
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.7
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.6
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet Cavalier
Body Style 2 Door Coupe

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear Trailing Axle
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.74
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14
Rear Tire Size P195/70R14
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Front Tire Size P195/70R14
Spare Tire Order Code

Trailering

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

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.63
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.18
Clutch Size (in) 8.46
Clutch Size (in)
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Type 3
Trans Order Code MM5
Trans Order Code MX0
Trans Order Code MX1
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.58
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.58
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.13
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.07
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.18
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.60
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.91
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.96
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Trans Description Cont. Again

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2584

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6