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1998 Plymouth Neon

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Specs

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

Competition 2dr Coupe Competition

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
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)
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x 1.5
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.8

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.8
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.9
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.2
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.2
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.8

Electrical

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

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 133 @ 5500
Engine Order Code ECC
Engine Order Code ECC
Engine Order Code ECB
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/122
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 6500
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 6500
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 131 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 133 @ 5500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 128 @ 5000

Exterior Dimensions

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

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.6
Front Hip Room (in) 50.3
Second Head Room (in) 36.5
Second Leg Room (in) 35.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.8
Second Hip Room (in) 53.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 91.2
Passenger Capacity 5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 41
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24

Steering

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0

Summary

Vehicle Name Plymouth Neon
Body Style 2 Door Coupe Base

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Chapman Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.87
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.63
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)

Tires

Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P185/65HR14
Rear Tire Size P185/65HR14
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14

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
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.13
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55
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
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.19
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.19
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
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

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2461

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel