Research 1999 Mercury Sable specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

GS 4dr Sedan GS


Brake Type Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 1.0
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.9 x 1.5

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.0

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.6


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 115
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600


SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5750
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 200 @ 4500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 170 @ 3250
Engine Order Code 99S
Engine Order Code 99U
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.0L/181
Displacement 3.0L/182
Fuel System SEFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 145 @ 5250

Exterior Dimensions

Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4
Track Width, Front (in) 61.6
Height, Overall (in) 55.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0
Length, Overall (in) 199.7
Wheelbase (in) 108.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4
Liftover Height (in) 27.4

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 39.4
Second Hip Room (in) 56.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.6
Second Leg Room (in) 38.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.6
Front Hip Room (in) 55.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2
Passenger Capacity 6
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 101.8


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28


Steering Type Variable Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.96
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.0


Vehicle Name Mercury Sable
Body Style 4 Door Sedan


Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.71
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36.0
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 36.0
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.87
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)


Spare Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size P205/65R15
Spare Tire Size T135/70R15
Rear Tire Size P205/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code T32
Spare Tire Order Code 508
Rear Tire Size P225/55ZR16
Front Tire Size P205/65R15
Front Tire Size P225/55ZR16
Front Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code T32
Rear Tire Order Code


Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1750
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1250
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 175
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)


Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.77
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.98
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.26
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.77
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44L


EPA Classification Mid-Size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3251
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3264


Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum