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1997 Volvo 960

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4dr Sedan

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.06" x TBD
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0" x TBD

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.6

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.5

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600

Engine

Fuel System EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 199 @ 4100
Engine Order Code B6304-S
Engine Type Gas I6
Displacement 2.9L/178.3
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 181 @ 5200

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.7
Track Width, Front (in) 59.2
Height, Overall (in) 56.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.9
Length, Overall (in) 191.8
Wheelbase (in) 109.1

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.3

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41
Front Head Room (in) 37.4
Second Head Room (in) 36.9
Second Leg Room (in) 34.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.5
Second Hip Room (in) 54.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 106.9
Front Hip Room (in) 54.3
Passenger Capacity 5

Mileage

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

Steering

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 31.8
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.5
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.9

Summary

Vehicle Name Volvo 960
Vehicle Name Volvo 960
Body Style 4dr Sdn

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Leaf Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Indep. Multi Leaf
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Struts
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .905
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .708

Tires

Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P205/55VR16
Rear Tire Size P205/55VR16
Spare Tire Size Temp

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 495
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) 3300

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.0
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.53
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.80
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code AW30-40
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.73
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.39
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3461

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Alloy
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16.0" x 6.5"
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16.0" x 6.5"
Spare Wheel Size (in) Temp