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1998 Volkswagen Cabrio

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Specs

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2dr Convertible Manual

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.79
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x 0.39
Brake ABS System
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 7.8

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.7

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5400
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/121
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 122 @ 3200

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 56.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.2
Track Width, Front (in) 57.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7
Length, Overall (in) 160.4
Wheelbase (in) 97.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.4

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 42.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.7
Second Leg Room (in) 31.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 46.5
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.1
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 81.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.6
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -

Mileage

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

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 32.8
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion

Summary

Vehicle Name Volkswagen Cabrio
Vehicle Name Volkswagen Cabrio
Body Style 2 Door Convertible

Suspension

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion-Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size Compact
Rear Tire Size P195/60R14
Front Tire Size P195/60R14
Rear Tire Order Code
Front 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) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.46
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) 3.67
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97

Vehicle

EPA Classification Sub-Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2771

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact