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Vehicle 1997 BMW 3-Series M3 2dr Cpe Manual 1998 Mercedes-Benz CLK Class 2dr Coupe
12-way sport seats Yes No
16.4 gallon fuel tank Yes No
16" x 7.0" 7-hole alloy wheels No Yes
17" x 7.5 front/17 x 8.5 rear round double-spoke cast alloy wheels Yes No
205/55HR16 all-season BSW tires No Yes
225/45ZR17 high-performance radial front tires Yes No
245/40ZR17 high-performance radial rear tires Yes No
2-stage rear-window defroster Yes No
3.2L DOHC 24-valve in-line 6-cyl engine w/variable valve timing Yes No
3.2L SOHC SFI 18-valve aluminum-alloy V6 engine No Yes
4 cupholders No Yes
(4) grab handles No Yes
5-speed ZF type C manual transmission w/direct 5th gear Yes No
75 amp/hr battery Yes No
80-amp alternator Yes No
All season traction control Yes No
AM/FM/weatherband/cassette stereo/antitheft coding w/Bose 8-speaker sound No Yes
Analog fuel-economy indicator Yes No
Anti-lock brakes (ABS) No Yes
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) Yes No
Anti-lock braking system (ABS) No Yes
Anti-theft AM/FM stereo w/cassette-inc: 10 x 20 watt amplifier, 10 speakers Yes No
Anti-theft system-inc: central locking, transponder-encoded ignition key, engine immobilizer No Yes
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 dual-zone climate control w/dust/charcoal filter, residual heat feature No Yes
Automatic Slip Control traction control system (ASR) No Yes
Body-color hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH) Yes No
Brake assist system (applies full braking pwr automatically when needed) No Yes
Burl walnut wood trim No Yes
Central locking system-inc: double lock anti-theft feature, console switch Yes No
City 20/hwy 28 (3.2L engine/5-speed manual trans) Yes No
City 21/hwy 29 (3.2L engine/5-speed auto trans) No Yes
Courtesy lights w/fade-in/out feature Yes No
Cruise control No Yes
Crumple-zone body structure No Yes
Direct ignition system w/knock control Yes No
Diversity antenna system Yes No
Door mounted side impact airbags No Yes
Driveaway protection (disables engine when double-lock feature engaged) Yes No
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) Yes No
Drop-down tool kit in trunk Yes No
Dual front airbags w/BabySmart auto passenger-side airbag deactivation No Yes
Dual front cupholders/coinholder Yes No
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors No Yes
Dual pwr heated sideview mirrors w/driver-side memory, RH reverse dip-down No Yes
Dual pwr outside heated rearview mirrors Yes No
Dynamic headlamp range adjustment w/axle sensors No Yes
Elect engine-management system Yes No
Electronically-controlled 5-speed automatic transmission-inc: driver-adaptive computer control, OD No Yes
Electronic analog speedometer/tachometer Yes No
Entrance lamps No Yes
Fog lamps No Yes
Front air dam w/spoiler Yes No
Front pwr bucket seats w/3-memory presets & leaf spring suspension No Yes
Front/rear coil springs/gas-pressurized shock absorbers/stabilizer bars No Yes
Front/rear coil springs, twin-tube gas-pressure shock absorbers, stabilizer bars Yes No
Front seatback storage nets Yes No
Full-size spare tire w/alloy wheel Yes No
Glove box w/take-out flashlight Yes No
Halogen free-form fog lights Yes No
Halogen free-form headlights (low beams) Yes No
Headlamps w/scratch-resistant polycarbonate lenses No Yes
Heated windshield washer nozzles No Yes
Height-adjustable 3-point seat belts w/emergency tensioning retractors & belt force limiters No Yes
Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH) Yes No
Illuminated master key Yes No
Independent 5-arm multi-link rear suspension No Yes
Independent double wishbone front suspension: w/stabilizer bar No Yes
Instrument panel-inc: speedometer, tachometer, trip odometer, fuel/temperature gauges, flexible service indicator No Yes
Integrated garage door opener No Yes
Intermittent windshield wipers No Yes
LCD main & trip odometers Yes No
Leather manual shift knob/steering wheel/handbrake grip/boot Yes No
Leather upholstery No Yes
Leather-wrapped steering wheel w/telescopic steering column No Yes
Limited slip differential Yes No
Map reading lights Yes No
Microfiltered ventilation Yes No
M sports suspension calibration Yes No
Multi Information Display w/multi-function digital clock, outside temp display w/freeze warning, vehicle monitoring system Yes No
Multi-link system rear suspension w/central links Yes No
Nappa leather seating surfaces/door trim w/cloth upholstery Yes No
Padded knee bolsters No Yes
Phase-shifted twin-sparkplug ignition No Yes
Positive side-window sealing system Yes No
Pre-wired for BMW remote keyless-entry security system Yes No
Pre-wired for CD changer Yes No
Pwr door locks No Yes
Pwr front-ventilated 4-wheel disc brakes No Yes
Pwr recirculating ball steering w/integrated damper No Yes
Pwr windows-inc: key-off operation, 1-touch up/down Yes No
Pwr windows w/1-touch express-down No Yes
Rear 60/40 split folding seats No Yes
Rear bumper air diffuser Yes No
Rear pneumatically folding head restraints No Yes
Rear wheel drive Yes Yes
Remote locking system w/remote trunk release & panic button No Yes
Seatback easy-entry feature Yes No
Service interval indicator Yes No
Single rear fog lamp No Yes
Split folding rear seats Yes No
Strut-type front suspension w/arc-shaped lower arms Yes No
Vacuum-assisted ventilated 4-wheel disc brakes Yes No
Variable engine-speed-sensitive pwr-assisted rack and pinion steering Yes No
Vehicle-speed variable 2-speed intermittent windshield wipers w/single wipe mode Yes No
Window closing from driver door lock feature Yes No






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