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Vehicle 2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser Touring Edition 2005 Pontiac Montana SV6 Extended Wheelbase AWD 1SB
125-Amp Alternator No Yes
12v power outlet: front & cargo Yes No
1 Front Power Outlet No Yes
2429 cc 2.4 liters in-line 4 front engine with 87.5 mm bore, 101 mm stroke, 9.4 compression ratio, double overhead cam and four valves per cylinder Yes No
3.5-Liter, V6, 12-Valve, OHV, SEFI Engine; Front/Transverse Mounted With Horsepower Of 200@5200, Torque Of 220@4400, Cast Iron Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
3.94:1 axle ratio Yes No
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side, passenger side and center side Yes No
4-Speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission With Overdrive No Yes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes No Yes
57 liter 15 gallon main unleaded fuel tank Yes No
Air conditioning Yes No
Alloy Wheels, 17-In. X 6.5-In. No Yes
AM/FM Radio With Seek/Scan, Speed Sensitive Volume and 8 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player No Yes
Anticorrosion warranty: duration (months): 60 or distance (miles): 100000, distance (km): 160935 Yes No
Audio system with AM/FM radio and CD player Yes No
Automatic Headlights With Automatic On/Off and Dusk Sensor No Yes
Automatic Load-Leveling No Yes
Automatic Locking Retractors On Passenger Seatbelts No Yes
Battery No Yes
Battery Gauge No Yes
Battery Saver No Yes
Below seat storage under passenger seat Yes No
Black front and rear bumpers Yes No
Body side molding Yes No
Bucket driver and passenger seat with - adjustments Yes No
Cargo area cover/rear parcel shelf Yes No
Cargo area light Yes No
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (liters): 538, all seats in place (cu ft): 19, all seats removed (liters): 1818 and all seats removed (cu ft): 64.2 Yes No
Cargo Net No Yes
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Cargo Area No Yes
Child Safety Door Locks Located On Rear Door and Sliding Van Doors No Yes
Clock Yes No
Cloth Seats No Yes
Compact Spare Tire No Yes
Compass Yes No
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights Yes No
Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Dash No Yes
Crash Sensor Sends GPS Signal No Yes
Cruise Control No Yes
Daytime Running Lights No Yes
Delayed Courtesy Light No Yes
Delayed/fade courtesy lights Yes No
Delayed Power Retention Operates Audio and Power Windows No Yes
Digital Clock No Yes
Door ajar warning Yes No
Door pockets/bins for driver seat, passenger seat and rear seats Yes No
Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment No Yes
Driver and passenger front airbag Yes No
Driver and passenger power heated black door mirrors Yes No
Driver Side Sliding Van Door No Yes
Dual Black Power Adjustable Heated Folding Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Dual Illuminated Vanity Mirrors No Yes
Dual Sunvisors No Yes
DVD Player Located In Second Row With Screen Located In Overhead Console No Yes
Easy Entry Seat No Yes
Emission control level FED Yes No
Extended Service Interval Spark Plugs and Engine Coolant No Yes
Exterior Rails No Yes
External dimensions: overall length (mm): 4288, overall length (inches): 168.8, overall width (mm): 1704, overall width (inches): 67.1, overall height (mm): 1600, overall height (inches): 63, ground clearance (mm): 152, ground clearance (inches): 6, wheelbase (mm): 2616, wheelbase (inches): 103, front track (mm): 1481, front track (inches): 58.3, rear track (mm): 1478, rear track (inches): 58.2, curb to curb turning circle (mm): 12222 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 40.1 Yes No
External temperature Yes No
Five-door mini MPV body style Yes No
Fixed delivery charges: 590 Yes No
Fixed mast antenna Yes No
Fixed rear window with defogger and constant Yes No
Floor covering: carpet in load area Yes No
Floor mats Yes No
Front Air Dam No Yes
Front and rear alloy wheels with 16 inch rim diam and 6 inch rim width Yes No
Front and rear all seasons tires with 205 mm tire width, 55% tire profile, T tire rating and black sidewall Yes No
Front and Rear Bumpers No Yes
Front and Rear Cupholders No Yes
Front and Rear Outboard and Rear Center 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Front and Rear Reading Lights No Yes
Front and Second Row Dual Door Mounted Storage No Yes
Front Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Front Driver Power Seat Adjusts 6 Ways Total No Yes
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats With Headrests, Fold-Down Center Armrests and Driver Power Adjustable Seat Height No Yes
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets No Yes
Front fog lights Yes No
Front Power 297-mm X 32-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 300-mm X 12-mm Vented Disc Brakes No Yes
Front Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down No Yes
Front power windows with two one-touch , rear power windows Yes No
Front Pretensioners No Yes
Front reading lights Yes No
Front seat back storage Yes No
Front Seatbelt Height Adjusters No Yes
Front seat center armrest Yes No
Front seats and rear seats cup holders Yes No
Front Tinted Glass No Yes
Front-wheel drive Yes No
Fuel economy EPA highway (l/100km): 8.1, EPA highway (mpg): 29, EPA city (l/100km): 11.2 and EPA city (mpg): 21 Yes No
Full car warranty: duration (months): 36 or distance (miles): 36000, distance (km): 57936 Yes No
Full dashboard console with open storage box , partial floor console with open storage box , overhead console Yes No
Gloss paint , black paint , metallic paint , pearl paint Yes No
Glovebox No Yes
Halogen Headlights No Yes
Heat reflective glass Yes No
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners Yes No
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror Yes No
Illuminated entry system Yes No
Immobilizer Yes No
Independent Front Suspension With MacPherson Struts and Coil Springs No Yes
Independent Rear Suspension With Double Wishbone No Yes
Inflator Kit No Yes
Interior Air Filter No Yes
Interior Load Area Light No Yes
Intermittent Rear Window Wiper/Washer No Yes
Internal dimensions: front headroom (mm): 1026, front headroom (inches): 40.4, rear headroom (mm): 1006, rear headroom (inches): 39.6, front hip room (mm): 1372, front hip room (inches): 54, rear hip room (mm): 1189, rear hip room (inches): 46.8, front leg room (mm): 1031, front leg room (inches): 40.6, rear leg room (mm): 1036, rear leg room (inches): 40.8, front shoulder room (mm): 1387, front shoulder room (inches): 54.6, rear shoulder room (mm): 1369, rear shoulder room (inches): 53.9, interior volume (liters): 2866 and interior volume (cu ft): 101.2 Yes No
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob No Yes
L A T C H No Yes
Leather Steering Wheel No Yes
Load restraint net Yes No
Lockable glove compartment Yes No
Low fuel level warning Yes No
Maintenance Interval Indicator For Tires and GM Oil Life System(TM) Oil Quality No Yes
Manual Air Conditioning No Yes
Manual five-speed transmission with shift lever on floor Yes No
Metallic Paint (If Selected) No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Door Lock/Unlock, Illuminated Entry, Panic Alarm and Power Sliding Door (If Equipped) No Yes
Multi-point injection fuel system Yes No
OnStar(R) Personal Calling Hands-Free Telephone No Yes
OnStar(R) Stolen Vehicle Tracking No Yes
OnStar(R) Telematics System With 12 Months Safe and Sound Service Plan Includes Automatic Collision Notification, Concierge Services, E-Mail, Emergency Response, Internet Services, Personal Calling, Remote Unlocking, Roadside Assistance, Security System Notification, Stolen Vehicle Tracking, and Vehicle Diagnostics No Yes
OnStar(R) Vehicle Location System No Yes
OnStar(R) Virtual Advisor E-Mail Access No Yes
OnStar(R) Virtual Advisor Internet Access No Yes
Overhead Console Storage No Yes
Panic Alarm Flashes Vehicle Lights and Sounds Horn No Yes
Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment No Yes
Peripheral anti-theft protection Yes No
Plastic steering wheel with tilt adjustment Yes No
Power: 112 kW , 150 HP SAE @ 5500 rpm; 162 ft lb , 220 Nm @ 4000 rpm Yes No
Power Liftgate Lock/Unlock Via Remote Keyless No Yes
Power Passenger Sliding Side Van Door No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Steering No Yes
Power steering Yes No
Powertrain warranty: duration (months): 36 or distance (miles): 36000, distance (km): 57936 Yes No
Pre-Programmed Equalizer No Yes
Programmable Power Door Locks With Automatic Locking No Yes
Radio Antenna No Yes
Radio Data System No Yes
Rear Heating and Air Conditioning Ducts No Yes
Rear Heating and Air Conditioning Unit No Yes
Rear Quarter Power Side Vent Windows No Yes
Rear Removable Convenience Center No Yes
Rear Seat Heating and Air Conditioning Controls No Yes
Rear view mirror Yes No
Rear Window Defroster No Yes
Remote power locks includes trunk/hatch Yes No
Road-side assistance warranty: duration (months): 36 or distance (miles): 36000, distance (km): 57936 Yes No
SBRP225/60R17 OWL, All-Season Touring Tires No Yes
Seating: five seats Yes No
Second Row Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Second Row Folding Removable Bucket Seats With Adjustable Headrests No Yes
Second Row Sound Controls For Audio and DVD No Yes
Second Row Storage Box No Yes
Selective Locking/Unlocking Via Remote Keyless Entry No Yes
Side-Folding Utility Tray In Front Row No Yes
Side Guard Door Beams No Yes
Six speakers Yes No
Solar-Ray(R) Mid-Side, Rear-Side and Rear Deep Tinted Glass No Yes
Spacesaver steel rim under body spare wheel Yes No
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio No Yes
Strut front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , beam rear suspension rigid with stabilizer bar and coil springs Yes No
Tachometer Yes Yes
Telephone Antenna No Yes
Theater Style Rear Seating No Yes
Theftlock(R) Radio Anti-Theft No Yes
Third Row 3-Point Center Seatbelt No Yes
Third Row 50/50 Split Folding Removable Bench Seat With Outboard Headrests No Yes
Third Row Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Three asymmetrical split bench front facing removable rear seats with zero adjustments Yes No
Tilt Steering Column No Yes
Tinted glass on cabin , privacy tinted glass on rear , privacy tinted glass on side Yes No
Trim level: TOURING EDITION Yes No
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs Yes No
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats and rear seats Yes No
Underbody Tire Carrier No Yes
Unleaded fuel Yes No
Upgraded cloth/velour seat upholstery with additional upgraded cloth/velour Yes No
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Lockout No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via PASS-Key(R) III Engine Immobilizer No Yes
Ventilation system with recirculation setting Yes No
VersaTrak All-Wheel Drive No Yes
Voice Activated Controls For E-Mail, Internet, and Phone No Yes
Warning Lights Include Door Ajar, Low Coolant, Low Fuel, Oil Low No Yes
Weights: curb weight (kg) 1409, curb weight (lbs) 3107, gross trailer weight braked (kg) 454, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 1000, max legal load (kg) 392 and max payload (lbs) 865 Yes No
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe Yes No






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