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Vehicle 1998 Acura NSX 2dr NSX Cpe 3.2L Manual 1997 Buick Skylark 2dr Cpe Gran Sport SH (CMI)
120 amp alternator Yes No
15.2 gallon fuel tank No Yes
16" aluminum wheels No Yes
16" X 7.0 aluminum alloy front wheels Yes No
17" X 8.5 aluminum alloy rear wheels Yes No
18.5 gallon fuel tank Yes No
215/45ZR16 high performance front tires Yes No
245/40ZR17 high performance rear tires Yes No
2.93 axle ratio No Yes
2-speed windshield wipers w/low speed delay No Yes
3.1L (191) SFI V6 engine No Yes
3.2L DOHC PGM-FI 24 valve V6 engine Yes No
3-point seatbelts Yes No
4-channel anti-lock brake system (ABS) Yes No
4-coat, 4-bake paint Yes No
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD No Yes
4-way manual driver seat adjuster No Yes
4-wheel independent aluminum double-wishbone suspension Yes No
65 amp/hr maintenance-free battery Yes No
6-speed manual transmission w/5th & 6th gear OD Yes No
Acoustical package No Yes
Acura/Bose ETR AM/FM cassette stereo w/FM diversity antenna Yes No
Air conditioning No Yes
All-aluminum unit-body construction Yes No
Anti-lock brakes No Yes
Automatic climate control Yes No
Automatic front safety system seat belts No Yes
Automatic seat belt tensioners Yes No
Backlit analog instrumentation-inc: speedometer, trip odometer, oil level/ pressure, coolant temp, fuel gauge, tachometer, voltmeter No Yes
Base coat/clearcoat paint w/anti-chip protection No Yes
Black bumper insert strips No Yes
Black fixed mast antenna No Yes
Blackout tail lamps No Yes
Body-color body-side moldings w/black insert No Yes
Body-color grille No Yes
Body-integrated rear spoiler w/LED stoplight Yes No
City 17/hwy 24 (3.2L engine/5-speed manual trans) *Estimated* Yes No
City 20/hwy 29 (3.1L engine/4-speed auto trans) No Yes
Cloth reclining bucket seats w/full operating console, driver side lumbar support No Yes
Compact spare tire No Yes
Composite tungsten halogen headlamps No Yes
Concert Sound II speaker system No Yes
Cruise control Yes No
Delco Freedom II battery w/rundown protection No Yes
Deluxe steering wheel No Yes
Direct ignition system Yes No
Drive-by-wire throttle system Yes No
Driver & front passenger air bag supplemental restraint system Yes No
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) No Yes
Dual electric black outside mirrors No Yes
Dual exhaust system Yes No
Dual front door map pockets/pull straps No Yes
Dual pwr door mirrors Yes No
Electric rear window defogger No Yes
Electric, variable pwr-assisted rack & pinion steering Yes No
Electronic speed control No Yes
Electronic warning tones-inc: seat belts, ignition key, headlamps, turn signal on No Yes
ETR AM/FM stereo w/pwr loading cassette-inc: seek-scan, digital clock, auto tone control No Yes
Fixed-back rear seat No Yes
Flash-to-pass signal lever No Yes
Front air dam No Yes
Front independent MacPherson strut suspension No Yes
Front license plate mounting pkg No Yes
Front/rear body-color bumpers Yes No
Front/rear carpeting No Yes
Front/rear carpet savers No Yes
Front/rear coil springs, stabilizer bar, hydraulic/gas filled shock absorbers Yes No
Front wheel drive No Yes
Full analog instrumentation-inc: speedometer, tachometer, coolant temp/oil pressure gauges, fuel gauge, voltmeter Yes No
Full interior/cargo area carpeting Yes No
Full-length center console w/dual cupholders Yes No
Full trunk trim No Yes
Fully adjustable steering column w/tilt & telescopic Yes No
Gran Touring suspension No Yes
Green-tinted heat-rejecting glass Yes No
Headliner-inc: dual covered visor vanity mirrors w/RH map strap, center dome light, coat hooks No Yes
High mounted stop lamp No Yes
Leather-trimmed 4-way pwr bucket seats Yes No
Lights-inc:instrument panel courtesy, glove box, trunk, front courtesy, theater dimming, delayed entry/exit lighting No Yes
Lockable glove box No Yes
Manual remote fuel-filler door release No Yes
Manual remote trunk release No Yes
Multifunctional control lever-inc: turn signal, headlamp high/low beam, windshield wiper controls No Yes
P205/55R16 touring SBR BSW Eagle GA tires No Yes
Passlock theft deterrent system No Yes
Prewired for CD changer Yes No
Pwr antenna Yes No
Pwr-assisted 4-wheel ventilated disc brakes Yes No
Pwr door locks Yes Yes
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes No Yes
Pwr rack & pinion steering No Yes
Pwr windows Yes No
Pwr windows w/driver-side express down No Yes
Rear lap/shoulder seat belts w/child comfort guide No Yes
Rear seat head restraints No Yes
Rear seat heat ducts No Yes
Rear tubular axle spring-on-center suspension No Yes
Rear window defroster Yes No
Remote trunk/hatch/fuel filler door releases Yes No
Removable hardtop Yes No
Retractable projector beam headlamps Yes No
Side-impact door beams Yes No
Side window defoggers Yes No
Soft-Ray tinted glass No Yes
Stainless steel exhaust system No Yes
Theft-deterrent alarm system w/immobilizer Yes No
Tilt-wheel adjustable steering column No Yes
Titanium connecting rods Yes No
Torque reactive differential Yes No
Traction control No Yes
Traction control system (TCS) Yes No
Transverse midship engine/rear wheel drive Yes No
Trunk convenience net No Yes
Valet lockout feature No Yes
Variable intermittent windshield wipers Yes No
Variable Valve Timing & Lift Electronic Control system (VTEC) Yes No

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