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Vehicle 1997 Toyota Avalon 4dr Sdn XLS w/Bucket Seats 1997 Plymouth Neon 4dr Sdn Base Competition
12.5 gallon fuel tank No Yes
14" bright silver painted wheels {Upgraded by Base Pkg} No Yes
18.5 gallon fuel tank Yes No
2.0L (122) SOHC SMPI 16 valve 4 cyl engine No Yes
2-speed variable intermittent windshield wipers No Yes
3.0L 4-cam EFI 24-valve V6 aluminum alloy engine Yes No
3-point front shoulder belts w/adjustable anchors Yes No
3-point rear shoulder belts Yes No
450 CCA maintenance free battery No Yes
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD & intelligence Yes No
5-speed performance manual transmission w/OD No Yes
5-spoke aluminum alloy wheels Yes No
65 amp/hr maintenance-free battery (1996) Yes No
7-way pwr adjustable driver-side/6-way adjustable passenger-side bucket seat Yes No
80 amp alternator (1996) Yes No
83 amp alternator No Yes
Aerodynamic halogen headlamps w/"auto-on/auto-off" feature Yes No
Aero style halogen headlights w/replaceable bulbs No Yes
Air conditioning w/automatic climate control Yes No
**ALL STANDARDS ARE 1997 UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED** Yes No
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) Yes No
**ASTERISK (*) INDICATES EQUIPMENT WHICH IS IN ADDITION TO OR REPLACES BASE MODEL'S STANDARD EQUIPMENT** Yes Yes
Black dual exterior manual remote mirrors No Yes
Body-color grille bar No Yes
Center console storage area w/armrest, dual cupholder Yes No
Child protection rear door locks No Yes
Child-protector rear door locks Yes No
City 21/hwy 31 (3.0L engine/4-speed auto trans) Yes No
City 29/hwy 39 (2.0L engine/5-speed manual trans) No Yes
Cloth covered headliner No Yes
Cloth front high back bucket seats w/vinyl trim No Yes
Collapsible steering column Yes No
Color-keyed protective body-side moldings Yes No
Cruise control Yes No
Crumple zones Yes No
Digital quartz clock Yes No
Distributorless direct ignition system Yes No
Driver & front passenger air bag Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) Yes No
Dual color-keyed pwr heated mirrors Yes No
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors Yes No
Dual-link independent MacPherson strut rear suspension w/offset coil springs, twin-tube gas-filled shock absorbers, stabilizer bar Yes No
Dual sun visors w/driver-side sunshade extension panel No Yes
Electronic AM/FM stereo radio-inc: seek up/down, digital clock, (4) speakers {Deleted by Base Pkg} No Yes
Electronic distributorless ignition No Yes
Engine speed-sensing progressive pwr rack & pinion steering Yes No
Fixed rear bench seat No Yes
Floor mounted console-inc:2-cup holders, front storage trays, coin holder, covered armrest w/storage bin No Yes
Front/rear 5-MPH protection bumpers No Yes
Front/rear body-colored fascia {Upgraded by Base Pkg} No Yes
Front/rear outboard adjustable active 3-point safety belts No Yes
Front wheel drive Yes Yes
Full size spare tire Yes No
HD rear window defogger w/timer Yes No
High solar energy-absorbing glass Yes No
Illuminated entry/exit system-inc: door key illumination, rear seat personal lamp Yes No
Independent multilink rear suspension w/gas-charged struts,coil springs {Upgraded by Base Pkg} No Yes
Instrumentation-inc: speedometer, tachometer, trip odometer, temp/fuel gauges Yes No
Instrument panel w/120-MPH electro-mechanical speedometer, odometer w/trip odometer, fuel/engine temp gauges No Yes
Interior rear view mirror w/day/night feature No Yes
Keyless entry system w/remote pwr 2-stage "lock/unlock" feature & trunk release Yes No
Leather-wrapped tilt steering wheel Yes No
MacPherson strut front suspension w/offset coil springs, twin tube gas-filled shock absorbers, stabilizer bar Yes No
Outside temp gauge Yes No
P175/70R14 all-season SBR BSW tires {Upgraded by Base Pkg} No Yes
P205/65HR15 all-season SBR BSW tires Yes No
Passive driver & front passenger airbag restraint system No Yes
Premium ETR AM/FM stereo w/cassette, (6) speakers, diversity reception Yes No
Premium sound insulation-inc: under hood pad/rear wheel house & trunk floor silencers No Yes
Pwr-assisted 18:1 ratio steering {Upgraded by Base Pkg} No Yes
Pwr-assisted 4-wheel disc brakes (vented front) Yes No
Pwr door locks w/anti-lockout feature Yes No
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes {Upgraded by Base Pkg} No Yes
Pwr windows w/60-second "retained pwr" feature Yes No
Rear 2-point center lap belt No Yes
Rear seats-inc: contoured fabric, integrated headrests, center armrest Yes No
Remote releases-inc: hood, trunk, fuel-filler door Yes No
Side-door impact beams Yes No
Side guard door beams No Yes
Side window demisters Yes No
Simulated-wood trim interior accents Yes No
Single note horn No Yes
Stainless steel exhaust system No Yes
T115/70D14 compact spare tire {Upgraded by Base Pkg} No Yes
Theft deterrent system w/security light, ignition interlock Yes No
Tinted glass (all windows) No Yes
Touring independent front gas-charged strut suspension w/coil springs, stabilizer bar stabilizer bar {Upgraded by Base Pkg} No Yes
Trunk dress-up w/molded carpet for wheel houses & spare tire well No Yes
Unibody construction w/galvanized steel corrosion protection No Yes
Unitized body w/front/rear anti-vibration cradle sub-frames Yes No
Variable intermittent windshield wiper/washer system Yes No
Warning chimes for key-in-ignition, headlights-on, seat belts No Yes
Warning lights for brakes, oil pressure, check engine, air bag, seatbelts high beam No Yes
Warning lights-inc: seat belt, air bag, low fuel, door-ajar, battery, brake, check engine, oil pressure, tail lamp failure Yes No






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