Specs

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

LX 4dr LX

Brakes

Brake Type Power
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 1.0
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.7
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 42.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 37.5
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 40.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 11.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 79.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 45.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.6

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 169 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.0L/180.3
Fuel System EFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 5000

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Rear (in) 60.6
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0
Height, Overall (in) 66.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.9
Length, Overall (in) 183.5
Wheelbase (in) 110.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 36.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.6

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.5
Second Leg Room (in) 34.8
Front Hip Room (in) 54.8
Second Head Room (in) 39.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.5
Third Hip Room (in) 49.3
Third Shoulder Room (in) 30.9
Third Leg Room (in) 36.1
Third Head Room (in) 37.7
Second Hip Room (in) 56.3
Front Head Room (in) 40.0
Front Leg Room (in) 40.6
Passenger Capacity 7
Passenger Capacity 8

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 38.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 20.3
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1
Steering Type Variable Pwr

Summary

Body Style 4dr LX
Vehicle Name Mazda MPV
Vehicle Name Mazda MPV

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front Indep w/Struts,
Suspension Type - Rear 5-link live axle,
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 25
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 12.5
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.26
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.83

Tires

Rear Tire Size P215/65R15
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P215/65R15
Spare Tire Size P195/75R15
Spare Tire Size P215/65R15
Rear Tire Size P195/75R15
Front Tire Size P195/75R15
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2600
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 675
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 390

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.91
Clutch Size (in) N/A
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) 1.62
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.03
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive

Vehicle

EPA Classification 2WD Special Purpose

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3900
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3844
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3928

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6