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Vehicle 2001 Acura CL 2dr Cpe 3.2L Type S w/Navigation 2000 Honda Accord Cpe 2dr Cpe LX Auto
120 amp alternator Yes No
15" x 6.0" steel wheels w/full wheel covers No Yes
17.1 gallon fuel tank No Yes
17.2 gallon fuel tank Yes No
17" x 7.0" cast-aluminum alloy wheels Yes No
2.3L SOHC VTEC 16-valve I4 LEV-certified engine No Yes
2-speed/variable intermittent wipers No Yes
3.2L SOHC PGM-FI 24-valve V6 engine w/variable valve timing (VTEC) Yes No
4-channel 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Yes No
4-channel 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)-inc: 4 wheel speed sensors & electric/hydraulic control Yes No
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD, lockup torque converter/grade logic programming No Yes
5-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission-inc: Sequential Sportshift feature, Grade Logic Control, 4th & 5th gear OD Yes No
Acura/Bose AM/FM stereo radio w/cassette-inc: in-dash 6-disc CD changer, 6 speakers, anti-theft feature Yes No
Adjustable front headrests Yes No
Adjustable steering column No Yes
Air conditioning No Yes
All-steel unit body construction Yes No
Auto-dim day/night rearview mirror Yes No
Automatic climate control system-inc: micron air filtration, manual override Yes No
Body-color impact-absorbing bumpers No Yes
Body-color pwr mirrors/door handles No Yes
Cargo area light No Yes
Carpeted floor mats Yes No
Center console armrest w/storage compartment No Yes
Child safety seat anchors No Yes
City 19/hwy 29 (3.2L engine/5-speed auto trans) Yes No
City 23/hwy 30 (2.3L engine/4-speed auto trans) No Yes
Cruise control Yes Yes
Driver & front passenger airbags No Yes
Driver & front passenger dual-stage airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) Yes No
Driver & front passenger seatback pockets Yes No
Driver & front passenger side airbag w/passenger size & position sensors Yes No
Driver seat-inc: 8-way pwr adjust, memory feature, adjustable lumbar support, heated backrest & bottom cushion Yes No
Dual diagonal pwr 4-wheel disc brakes (vented front) Yes No
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors No Yes
Dual pwr outlets (one in center console) Yes No
Dual rear bucket seats Yes No
Dual-stage induction system Yes No
Dual trip meters Yes No
Electrodeposition anti-corrosion body coating Yes No
Electronic ignition w/immobilizer theft-deterrent system No Yes
Fog lamps Yes No
Fold-down rear seatback w/lock No Yes
Front 3-point seat belts w/adjustable shoulder anchors No Yes
Front bucket seats-inc: manual height adjustable driver seat, "walk-in" passenger seat No Yes
Front bucket seats w/pwr walk-in feature Yes No
Front center console-inc: adjustable armrest, pwr outlet, & storage lighting Yes No
Front/rear 3-point seat belts-inc: front belt pretensioners w/load-limiters Yes No
Front/rear beverage holders No Yes
Front/rear coil springs & stabilizer bar Yes No
Front/rear crumple zones Yes No
Front/rear dual cup holders Yes No
Front/rear stabilizer bars No Yes
Front wheel drive Yes No
Front-wheel drive No Yes
Galvanized body panels Yes No
Gas-pressurized progressive-valve shock absorbers Yes No
Global Positioning System (GPS) navigation system-inc: DVD mapping database, matte finish touch screen Yes No
Heated pwr mirrors-inc: memory & passenger side reverse-tilt feature Yes No
Heat-rejecting green-tinted glass Yes No
High-pwr AM/FM stereo w/cassette-inc: (4) speakers No Yes
HomeLink universal remote control system Yes No
Illuminated anti-entrapment trunk release Yes No
Illuminated driver & front passenger vanity mirrors Yes No
Independent double wishbone front suspension w/coil springs No Yes
Integrated rear window antenna No Yes
In-trunk shopping bag hook, storage tray, & cargo net Yes No
Keyless entry system-inc: driver seat & outside mirror position memory, panic alarm feature, trunk release Yes No
Leather-trimmed shift knob w/Type S badge Yes No
LEV emissions certification Yes No
Lockable rear center storage compartment Yes No
Lockable trunk pass-through Yes No
Maintenance-free battery Yes No
Maintenance interval indicator No Yes
Maintenance interval reminder Yes No
Map lights No Yes
Multi-link double wishbone rear suspension No Yes
Multiple door storage compartments Yes No
Multi-reflector halogen headlamps No Yes
Overhead map lights Yes No
Overhead sunglasses storage compartment Yes No
P195/65HR15 SBR Bridgestone Turanza tires No Yes
P215/50VR17 all-season SBR Michelin MXM4 tires Yes No
Passenger seat-inc: 4-way pwr adjust, heated bottom cushion Yes No
Perforated leather-trimmed seating surfaces Yes No
Perforated leather-trimmed tilt steering wheel Yes No
Printed rear glass radio antenna Yes No
Pwr door locks No Yes
Pwr front ventilated disc/rear drum brakes No Yes
Pwr moonroof w/sliding sunshade & tilt feature Yes No
Pwr windows/door locks/outside mirrors Yes No
Pwr windows w/auto-down driver side No Yes
Quartz clock Yes No
Rear 3-point seat belts No Yes
Rear child seat tether anchors Yes No
Rear seat heating ducts No Yes
Rear window defroster w/timer Yes Yes
Remote trunk release on driver-side door Yes No
Remote trunk release w/lock No Yes
Security alarm system w/electronic immobilizer feature Yes No
Side impact door beams Yes No
Silver metallic sport instrument panel Yes No
Speed-sensitive intermittent wipers w/mist feature Yes No
Sport-tuned 4-wheel independent double wishbone multi-link suspension Yes No
Stainless steel free-flow exhaust system Yes No
Steering wheel-mounted audio & cruise controls Yes No
Traction Control System (TCS) Yes No
Trunk-open indicator light No Yes
Variable-assist pwr rack & pinion steering No Yes
Variable pwr rack & pinion steering Yes No
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA)-inc: yaw, lateral g-force, speed & steering sensors, throttle & 2-channel brake control, system use indicator light Yes No
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) system-in-use indicator light Yes No
Wood-grained trim Yes No
Xenon high-intensity discharge (HID) headlights w/auto-off feature Yes No

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