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Vehicle 1997 BMW 3-Series M3 2dr Cpe Manual 2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class CLK320 Coupe
12-way sport seats Yes No
16.4 gallon fuel tank Yes No
17" x 7.5 front/17 x 8.5 rear round double-spoke cast alloy wheels Yes No
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
3199 cc 3.2 liters V 6 front engine with 89.9 mm bore, 84 mm stroke, 10 compression ratio, overhead cam and three valves per cylinder No Yes
3.2L DOHC 24-valve in-line 6-cyl engine w/variable valve timing Yes No
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side and passenger side No Yes
5-speed ZF type C manual transmission w/direct 5th gear Yes No
62 liter 16.4 gallon main premium unleaded fuel tank No Yes
75 amp/hr battery Yes No
80-amp alternator Yes No
Air conditioning with climate control No Yes
All season traction control Yes No
Analog fuel-economy indicator Yes No
Anticorrosion warranty: duration (months): 48 or distance (miles): 50000, distance (km): 80467 No Yes
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) Yes No
Anti-theft AM/FM stereo w/cassette-inc: 10 x 20 watt amplifier, 10 speakers Yes No
Audio anti-theft protection: code 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 drive indicator on dashboard No Yes
Automatic five-speed transmission with mode select, lock-up, electronic control, manual mode and shift lever on floor No Yes
Automatic operation rear view mirror No Yes
Body color front and rear bumpers No Yes
Body-color hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH) Yes No
Body side molding No Yes
Bose audio system with AM/FM radio and cassette No Yes
Brake assist system No Yes
Bucket electrically adjustable driver and passenger seat with height adjustment, five adjustments and tilt adjustment No Yes
Cargo area light No Yes
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (liters): 294 and all seats in place (cu ft): 10.4 No Yes
Central locking system-inc: double lock anti-theft feature, console switch Yes No
Charges: Luxury No Yes
Chrome/bright trim around side windows, on side of body and on bumpers No Yes
City 20/hwy 28 (3.2L engine/5-speed manual trans) Yes No
Clock No Yes
Coefficient of drag: 0.29 No Yes
Coming home device No Yes
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights No Yes
Computer with average speed, average fuel consumption and range for remaining fuel No Yes
Courtesy lights w/fade-in/out feature Yes No
Cruise control No Yes
Day time running lights No Yes
Delayed/fade courtesy lights No Yes
Direct ignition system w/knock control Yes No
Diversity antenna system Yes No
Door ajar warning No Yes
Door entry light No Yes
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat No Yes
Driveaway protection (disables engine when double-lock feature engaged) Yes No
Driver and passenger front airbag with occupant sensors No Yes
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) Yes No
Driver power heated body color door mirrors with automatic operation , passenger power heated body color door mirrors with automatic No Yes
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
Electronic traction control via ABS & engine management No Yes
Element antenna No Yes
Emission control level FED No Yes
External dimensions: overall length (mm): 4638, overall length (inches): 182.6, overall width (mm): 1740, overall width (inches): 68.5, overall height (mm): 1407, overall height (inches): 55.4, wheelbase (mm): 2715, wheelbase (inches): 106.9, front track (mm): 1494, front track (inches): 58.8, rear track (mm): 1473, rear track (inches): 58, curb to curb turning circle (mm): 10759 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 35.3 No Yes
External temperature No Yes
Fixed delivery charges: 665 No Yes
Floor covering: carpet in load area No Yes
Floor mats No Yes
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs No Yes
Four-wheel ABS No Yes
Front air dam w/spoiler Yes No
Front alloy wheels with 16 inch rim diam and 7 inch rim width , rear alloy wheels with 16 inch rim diam and 8 inch rim width No Yes
Front all seasons tires with 205 mm tire width, 55% tire profile and H tire rating , rear all seasons tires with 225 mm tire width, 50% tire profile and H tire rating No Yes
Front and rear roof airbag No Yes
Front ashtray No Yes
Front fog lights No Yes
Front power windows with two one-touch No Yes
Front reading lights No Yes
Front/rear coil springs, twin-tube gas-pressure shock absorbers, stabilizer bars Yes No
Front seat back storage No Yes
Front seatback storage nets Yes No
Front seat center armrest No Yes
Front seats and rear seats cup holders No Yes
Front seats cigar lighter No Yes
Front side airbag with occupant sensors No Yes
Fuel economy EPA highway (l/100km): 8.7, EPA highway (mpg): 27, EPA city (l/100km): 12.4 and EPA city (mpg): 19 No Yes
Full car warranty: duration (months): 48 or distance (miles): 50000, distance (km): 80467 No Yes
Full dashboard console with open storage box , full floor console with covered storage box No Yes
Fullsize alloy rim internal spare wheel No Yes
Full-size spare tire w/alloy wheel Yes No
Garage door opener No Yes
Gloss paint , black paint No Yes
Glove box w/take-out flashlight Yes No
Glove compartment No Yes
Halogen free-form fog lights Yes No
Halogen free-form headlights (low beams) Yes No
Headlight control with time delay switch-off and dusk sensor No Yes
Heated washer No Yes
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners No Yes
Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH) Yes No
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror No Yes
Illuminated entry system No Yes
Illuminated master key Yes No
Immobilizer No Yes
Internal dimensions: front headroom (mm): 978, front headroom (inches): 38.5, rear headroom (mm): 922, rear headroom (inches): 36.3, front leg room (mm): 1067, front leg room (inches): 42, rear leg room (mm): 838, rear leg room (inches): 33, front shoulder room (mm): 1351, front shoulder room (inches): 53.2, rear shoulder room (mm): 1252, rear shoulder room (inches): 49.3, interior volume (liters): 2379 and interior volume (cu ft): 84 No Yes
LCD main & trip odometers Yes No
Leather covered steering wheel with tilt adjustment and telescopic adjustment No Yes
Leather manual shift knob/steering wheel/handbrake grip/boot Yes No
Leather seat upholstery with additional vinyl No Yes
Limited slip differential Yes No
Load restraint hooks No Yes
Low fuel level warning No Yes
Low washer fluid level warning No Yes
Luxury trim leather on gearknob, wood & leather on doors and wood/woodgrain on dashboard No Yes
Map reading lights Yes No
Memorized adjustment on door mirror position and steering wheel position with five driver's seat positions, five passenger seat positions and head restraint No Yes
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
Multi-point injection fuel system No Yes
Nappa leather seating surfaces/door trim w/cloth upholstery Yes No
Nine speakers No Yes
Online information system No Yes
Passenger seat secondary ventilation controls No Yes
Peripheral anti-theft protection No Yes
Positive side-window sealing system Yes No
Power: 160 kW , 215 HP SAE @ 5700 rpm; 229 ft lb , 310 Nm @ 3000 rpm No Yes
Power steering No Yes
Powertrain warranty: duration (months): 48 or distance (miles): 50000, distance (km): 80467 No Yes
Premium unleaded fuel 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 bumper air diffuser Yes No
Rear fog lights No Yes
Rear seat center armrest with trunk access No Yes
Rear wheel drive Yes No
Rear-wheel drive No Yes
Rear window with defogger No Yes
Remote audio controls No Yes
Remote control remote trunk/hatch release No Yes
Remote power locks includes trunk/hatch and includes power windows No Yes
Road-side assistance warranty: duration (months): unlimited or distance (miles): unlimited, distance (km): unlimited No Yes
Seatback easy-entry feature Yes No
Seating: four seats No Yes
Service interval indicator Yes Yes
Split folding rear seats Yes No
Stability control No Yes
Strut-type front suspension w/arc-shaped lower arms Yes No
Tachometer No Yes
Telematics No Yes
Tinted glass on cabin No Yes
Trim level: CLK320 No Yes
Two asymmetrical bucket front facing rear seats with zero adjustments No Yes
Two-door coupe body style No Yes
Two height adjustable electric adjustable head restraints on front seats , two head restraints on rear seats with dipping for reverse No Yes
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
Ventilation system with recirculation setting, micro filter and active carbon filter No Yes
Weights: curb weight (kg) 1481 and curb weight (lbs) 3265 No Yes
Window closing from driver door lock feature Yes No
Windshield wipers with automatic intermittent wipe and rain sensor No Yes
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , multi-link rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs No Yes






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