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1998 Chevrolet Prizm

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Specs

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4dr Sedan

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.04 x 0.87
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.1

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.2
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.0

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80

Engine

Engine Type Gas L4
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 120 @ 5600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 122 @ 4400
Engine Order Code - TBD -
Displacement 1.8L/108

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 53.7
Liftover Height (in) 24.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7
Length, Overall (in) 174.2
Wheelbase (in) 97.1

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 39.3
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 89.8
Second Head Room (in) 36.9
Second Leg Room (in) 33.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.2
Second Hip Room (in) 51.1
Front Hip Room (in) 50.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 34.1
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.27
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.1
Steering Type Power

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet Prizm
Body Style 4dr Sedan

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.87
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.55
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2

Tires

Front Tire Size P185/65R14
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P175/65R14
Rear Tire Size P185/65R14
Rear Tire Size P175/65R14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.98
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Trans Type 4
Trans Type 3
Trans Order Code MM5
Trans Order Code MS7
Trans Order Code MX1
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.65
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.42
Clutch Size (in) 8.3
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.30
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.01
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.64
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.81
Trans Description Cont. Again 5th OD
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again , Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/4th &
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 5

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2403
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2448
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2492

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5