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Vehicle 1997 BMW 3-Series 318IS 2dr Cpe Manual 2003 Saturn ION ION 4AT
15" x 7.0 cast alloy wheels Yes No
16.4 gallon fuel tank Yes No
1.9L DOHC 16-valve inline 4-cyl engine Yes No
205/65R15 all-season SBR tires Yes No
2200 cc 2.2 liters in-line 4 front engine with double overhead cam No Yes
2-stage rear-window defroster Yes No
3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners No Yes
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side and passenger side No Yes
5-speed Getrag type C manual transmission w/direct 5th gear Yes No
65 amp/hr battery Yes No
6-way adjustable front seats Yes No
80-amp alternator Yes No
All season traction control Yes No
Analog fuel-economy indicator Yes No
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) Yes No
Anti-theft AM/FM stereo w/cassette-inc: 10 x 20 watt amplifier, 10 speakers Yes No
Auto climate control-inc: separate electric temp control, LCD display Yes No
Auto front seatbelt tensioners Yes No
Auto locking retractors on all seat belts Yes No
Automatic five-speed transmission with lock-up, electronic control and shift lever on floor No Yes
Body-color hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH) Yes No
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (liters): 402 and all seats in place (cu ft): 14.2 No Yes
Central locking system-inc: double lock anti-theft feature, console switch Yes No
City 23/hwy 31 (1.9L engine/5-speed manual trans) Yes No
Courtesy lights w/fade-in/out feature Yes No
Cruise control Yes No
Digital clock Yes No
Direct ignition system w/knock control Yes No
Diversity antenna system Yes No
Door pockets/bins for driver seat, passenger seat and rear seats No Yes
Driveaway protection (disables engine when double-lock feature engaged) Yes No
Driver and passenger front airbag No Yes
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) Yes No
Drop-down tool kit in trunk Yes No
Dual front cupholders/coinholder Yes No
Dual pwr outside heated rearview mirrors Yes No
Elect engine-management system Yes No
Electronic analog speedometer/tachometer Yes No
External dimensions: overall length (mm): 4699, overall length (inches): 185, overall width (mm): 1725, overall width (inches): 67.9, overall height (mm): 1422, overall height (inches): 56, wheelbase (mm): 2621, wheelbase (inches): 103.2, curb to curb turning circle (mm): 10607 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 34.8 No Yes
Four-door coupe body style No Yes
Front and rear steel wheels with 15 inch rim diam No Yes
Front and rear tires with 195 mm tire width, 60% tire profile and H tire rating No Yes
Front/rear coil springs, twin-tube gas-pressure shock absorbers, stabilizer bars Yes No
Front seatback storage nets Yes No
Front-wheel drive No Yes
Full car warranty: duration (months): 36 or distance (miles): 36000, distance (km): 57936 No Yes
Full-size spare tire w/steel wheel Yes No
Glove box w/take-out flashlight Yes No
Green-tinted windshield band Yes No
Halogen free-form fog lights Yes No
Halogen free-form headlights (low beams) Yes No
Headlight control No Yes
Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH) Yes No
Illuminated master key Yes No
Immobilizer No Yes
LCD main & trip odometers Yes No
Leatherette upholstery Yes No
Leather manual shift knob/steering wheel Yes No
Map reading lights Yes No
Microfiltered ventilation Yes No
Multi-link system rear suspension w/central links Yes No
Outside temp display w/freeze warning Yes No
Positive side-window sealing system Yes No
Power: 102 kW , 137 HP SAE @ 5600 rpm; 142 ft lb , 193 Nm @ 4200 rpm No Yes
Pre-wired for BMW remote keyless-entry security system Yes No
Pre-wired for CD changer Yes No
Pwr windows-inc: key-off operation, 1-touch up/down Yes No
Rear reading lights Yes No
Rear wheel drive Yes No
Road-side assistance warranty: duration (months): 36 or distance (miles): 36000, distance (km): 57936 No Yes
Seatback easy-entry feature Yes No
Seating: four seats No Yes
Service interval indicator Yes No
Split folding rear seats Yes No
Strut front suspension independent with stabilizer bar , torsion beam rear suspension semi-independent with stabilizer bar No Yes
Strut-type front suspension w/arc-shaped lower arms Yes No
Trim level: No Yes
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs No Yes
Unleaded fuel No Yes
Vacuum-assisted front ventilated 4-wheel disc brakes Yes No
Variable engine-speed-sensitive pwr-assisted rack and pinion steering Yes No
Vehicle speed proportional power steering No Yes
Vehicle-speed variable 2-speed intermittent windshield wipers w/single wipe mode Yes No
Weights: No Yes
Window closing from driver door lock feature Yes No






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