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Vehicle 1997 Buick Park Avenue 4dr Sdn Ultra (CMI) 1998 Oldsmobile LSS 4dr Sdn
General
Body Style 4 Door Sedan Ultra 4 Door Sedan
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
EPA Classification Large Car Large Car
Vehicle Park Avenue LSS
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.7 70.4
Battery
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F 770 690
Maximum Capacity (amps) 124 124
Brake System
ABS System 4 Wheel 4 Wheel
Brakes Front Yes Yes
Brakes Rear Yes n/a
Drum n/a Yes
Drum Diam x Width (in) n/a 8.85 x 1.77
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) n/a 10.83 x 1.27
Type of Brakes Power Power
Drive Train
Displacement (CC) 3.8L/231 3.8L/231
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) 18 19
Final Drive Ratio 2.93 3.05
Fuel Capacity (gal) 19.0 18.0
Fuel System SFI SFI
Horsepower @ RPM 240 @ 5200 205 @ 5200
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) 27 29
Torque @ RPM 280 @ 3600 230 @ 4000
Total System Capacity (qts) 11.78 11.8
Transmission Speeds 4 4
Transmission Type Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Transmission Type Description Line 2 Electronic Electronic
Type of Engine Gas V6 Gas V6
Exterior
Base Curb Weight (lb) 3928 3570
Overall Length (in) 206.8 200.6
Overall Width (in) 58.1 56.0
Wheelbase (in) 113.8 110.8
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in) 27.2 29.3
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 19.1 17.9
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 39.8 39.2
Hip room front (in) 56.4 55.4
Leg room front (in) 42.4 42.5
Passenger Volume 111.2 106.1
Seating capacity - Standard 5 5
Second seat head room (in) 38.0 38.3
Second seat hip room (in) 55.7 54.1
Second seat leg room (in) 41.4 38.7
Second seat shoulder room (in) 58.7 58.3
Shoulder room front (in) 59.2 59.0
Suspension
Front suspension w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Ground Clearance (in) n/a 5.8
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm) 35 35
Rear stabilizer bar diameter (in) 0.669 0.83
Rear Suspension Chapman Strut Chapman Strut
Rear suspension type line 2 w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm) 35 35
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) 1.18 1.26
Track Front 62.7 60.8
Track Rear 62.3 61.0
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size P225/60R16 P225/60R16
Rear wheel size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7
Rear wheel type Aluminum Aluminum
Spare tire size n/a T135/70R15
Spare wheel size (in) n/a 15 x 4
Spare wheel type Steel n/a
Towing
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load 100 100
Tow Capacity Standard 1000 1000
Turning Radius
Lock to Lock Turns 2.97 2.70
Steering Diameter Left 40.0 41.7
Steering Diameter Right 42.9 44






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