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1999 Cadillac Catera

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4dr Sedan


Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.47
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 1.1
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.5

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.6


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 300
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120


Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.0L/181
Fuel System EFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 192 @ 3600

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Rear (in) 59.8
Length, Overall (in) 194.0
Wheelbase (in) 107.5
Height, Overall (in) 56.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.3
Liftover Height (in) 26.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.2
Track Width, Front (in) 59.3

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Volume (ft³) 98.2
Second Hip Room (in) 55.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9
Second Leg Room (in) 37.5
Second Head Room (in) 38.4
Second Head Room (in) 38.3
Front Hip Room (in) 54.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.7
Front Head Room (in) 37.2
Passenger Capacity 5


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18


Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.5
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 36.3


Body Style 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Cadillac Catera


Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.02
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35


Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/55R16
Rear Tire Size P225/55R16
Spare Tire Size P225/55R16


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)


Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.86
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.90
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.00
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)


EPA Classification Mid-Size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3770


Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0