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Vehicle 2001 Mercedes-Benz SL Class 2dr Roadster 5.0L 2004 Toyota Camry Solara SE Convertible
10-way pwr front bucket seats w/head restraints Yes No
14-mm Rear Stabilizer Bar No Yes
17" X 8.25" aluminum-alloy wheels Yes No
21.1 gallon fuel tank Yes No
23-mm Front Stabilizer Bar No Yes
2 Front Power Outlets No Yes
3.3-Liter, V6, 24-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine, Front/Transverse Mounted With Horsepower Of 225@5600 and Torque Of 240@3600, Aluminum Alloy Block and Aluminum Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes No Yes
4-wheel front ventilated/solid rear pwr disc brakes Yes No
5.0L SOHC SMPI 24-valve aluminum-alloy V8 engine-inc: 2 ignition coils/spark plugs per cylinder Yes No
5-Speed Electronically Controlled Adaptive Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission With Overdrive No Yes
5-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission-inc: "winter" mode, adaptive controls, OD Yes No
Adaptive Automatic Transmission No Yes
Adjustable front center armrest Yes No
Adjustable seat-mounted 3-point front shoulder belts w/height adjustment & emergency tensioning retractors Yes No
Alloy Wheels, 17-In. X 7-In. No Yes
**ALL STANDARDS ARE 2001 UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED** Yes No
AM/FM Radio With 6 Speakers Total; CD Player No Yes
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) Yes No
Anti-theft alarm system w/starter interlock Yes No
Auto dimming driver mirror Yes No
Automatic climate control-inc: dust filter, residual-heat REST mode Yes No
Automatic convertible soft top Yes No
Automatic Locking Power Door Locks No Yes
Automatic pop-up padded rollbar Yes No
Automatic pop-up rollbar Yes No
Automatic slip control (ASR) Yes No
Babysmart automatic child seat recognition system Yes No
Battery No Yes
Bose sound system w/Acoustimass-inc: antitheft-coded AM/FM stereo/weather band radio & auto reverse cassette player, auto speed-dependent volume adjustment, 6-speakers Yes No
Brake assist system (applies full braking pwr automatically when needed) Yes No
Burl hardwood interior trim on doors, dash, console, shiftgate Yes No
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin No Yes
City 16/hwy 23 (5.0L engine/5-speed auto trans) (2000) Yes No
Cloth Seats No Yes
Color Keyed Exterior Door Handles No Yes
Compact Spare Tire No Yes
Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Dash and Floor No Yes
Cruise control Yes No
Cruise Control No Yes
Daytime Running Lights No Yes
Delayed Power Retention Operates Windows No Yes
Digital Clock No Yes
Door mounted side airbags Yes No
Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment No Yes
Driver & front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system Yes No
Dual Color-Keyed Power Adjustable Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Dual heated pwr remote outside mirrors w/3-position memory Yes No
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors Yes No
Eccentric-sweep intermittent windshield wiper w/heated washer system/wiper parking position, rain sensor wiper activation Yes No
Electronic Brake Force Distribution No Yes
Electronic stability program (ESP) Yes No
Electronic Stability Program (ESP) Yes No
Exterior Temperature Gauge No Yes
Front Air Dam No Yes
Front and Rear Body-Colored Impact-Absorbing Bumpers No Yes
Front and Rear Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Front Dual Cloth Sunvisors No Yes
Front Dual Door Map Pockets No Yes
Front Dual Manually Reclining Bucket Seats With Driver Side Adjust 8 Ways Total With Manually Adjustable Seat Height, Manually Adjustable Headrests and Center Armrest No Yes
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets No Yes
Front Foglights No Yes
Front Power 296-mm Ventilated Disc Brakes and Rear Power 269-mm Solid Disc Brakes No Yes
Front/rear coil springs, stabilizer bar, gas shock absorbers Yes No
Fully electronic ignition system w/knock sensor timing control Yes No
Glass Rear Window On Convertible No Yes
Halogen front foglamps Yes No
Halogen headlamps & heated washing system w/wipers Yes No
Halogen Headlights No Yes
Heated rear window Yes No
Illuminated Entry No Yes
Independent Dual Link Rear Suspension With MacPherson Struts, Gas-Filled Shock Absorbers and Sport Ride Type No Yes
Independent five-link rear suspension w/anti-lift/anti-squat geometry/ alignment control Yes No
Independent front suspension w/damper struts, triangular lower control arms w/anti-dive geometry Yes No
Independent MacPherson Strut Front Suspension With Gas-Filled Shock Absorbers and Sport Ride Type No Yes
Interior Air Filter No Yes
Interior Pollen Air Filter No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob No Yes
Locking Glovebox No Yes
Manual Air Conditioning No Yes
Manually Interactive Transmission No Yes
Metallic Interior Trim No Yes
Metallic Paint (If Selected) No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Door Lock/Unlock, Illuminated Entry, Panic Alarm and Trunk No Yes
Nappa leather seats, head restraints Yes No
P245/45WR17 performance SBR tires Yes No
Panic Button Flashes Lights and Sounds Alarm No Yes
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor No Yes
Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering No Yes
Power Soft Convertible Top No Yes
Power Window Lockout No Yes
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Up and One-Touch Down No Yes
Pre-wiring for CD changer & cellular phone Yes No
Pwr AM/FM/cellular antenna Yes No
Pwr door locks Yes No
Pwr recirculating-ball steering w/damper Yes No
Pwr tilt/telescoping steering column Yes No
Pwr windows w/express-down control for each window & 1-touch up/down for both windows via soft-top switch Yes No
Rear Spoiler No Yes
Rearview mirror w/auto-dimming feature Yes No
Rear wheel drive Yes No
Rear Window Defroster No Yes
Red rear foglamp Yes No
Remote Decklid Release No Yes
Remote Fuel Door Release Located Inside Vehicle No Yes
Remote illuminated entry Yes No
Remote infrared locking system-inc: doors, trunk release, 4 inside storage compartments, window closing Yes No
Removable aluminum hard convertible top Yes No
SBRP215/55R17, All-Season Tires No Yes
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags No Yes
Selective Locking/Unlocking Via Key and Remote Keyless Entry No Yes
Side Guard Door Beams No Yes
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio and Cruise Control No Yes
Tachometer No Yes
Telescopic Steering Column No Yes
Tilt Steering Wheel No Yes
Trip Computer With Average Speed, Average Fuel Consumption, Miles To Empty and Stop Watch No Yes
ULEV Emissions No Yes
Universal integrated garage door opener Yes No
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers No Yes
Variable length intake manifold Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Lockout No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Engine Immobilizer No Yes
Velour carpeting & floor mats Yes No






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