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CE 2dr Sedan CE Manual


Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.3 x 0.7
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Brake ABS System
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.1 x 1.0

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 9.3

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.2


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 60
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 306


SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 93 @ 5400
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 1.5L/92
Fuel System EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 100 @ 4400

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) 25.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.3
Track Width, Front (in) 55.1
Height, Overall (in) 53.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 65.4
Length, Overall (in) 162.6
Wheelbase (in) 93.7

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 41.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.6
Front Hip Room (in) 53.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.5
Second Leg Room (in) 31.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.6
Second Hip Room (in) 49.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 81.0
Passenger Capacity 5


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 39


Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.5
Steering Type Pwr-assisted Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 33.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.8
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0


Vehicle Name Toyota Tercel
Body Style 2 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Toyota Tercel


Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.13
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30


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


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
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) N/A


Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72
Clutch Size (in) 7.9
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89


EPA Classification Sub-Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2045


Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD -