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Vehicle 2002 Ford Thunderbird Premium With Removable Top 2012 Volvo C70 T5 Premier Plus
12v power outlet: front Yes No
26.8-In. Ground to Load Floor Height No Yes
3948 cc 3.9 liters V 8 front engine with 86 mm bore, 85 mm stroke, 10.6 compression ratio, double overhead cam and four valves per cylinder Yes No
3 Front Power Outlets No Yes
3-Memory Adjustments For Driver Side Include Automatic/Delayed Locking and Seat No Yes
3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners Yes No
4608-Lb Gross Vehicle Weight Rating No Yes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes No Yes
5-Speed Electronically Controlled Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission With Tow/Haul/Snow Mode No Yes
68 liter 18 gallon main premium unleaded fuel tank Yes No
700-Amp/Hour 80 Cold Cranking Amp Battery No Yes
Air conditioning with climate control Yes No
Alloy Wheels Front 17-in. X 7.5-in. and Rear 17-in. X 7.5-in. No Yes
AM/FM Radio Seek, Scan, Speed Sensitive Volume and 8 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player; SIRIUS Satellite Radio No Yes
Anticorrosion warranty: duration (months): 60 or distance (miles): unlimited, distance (km): unlimited Yes No
Audio anti-theft protection: integrated in dash Yes No
Automatic Climate Control No Yes
Automatic drive indicator on dashboard Yes No
Automatic five-speed transmission with lock-up, electronic control and shift lever on floor Yes No
Automatic Headlights With Time Delay No Yes
Automatic Safety Rollbar No Yes
Auxiliary Audio Input Jack No Yes
Battery Saver No Yes
Black paint , gloss paint Yes No
Body color front and rear bumpers Yes No
Brake Assistance No Yes
Bucket electrically adjustable driver seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment, three adjustments and tilt adjustment , bucket electrically adjustable passenger seat with two adjustments and tilt adjustment Yes No
Cargo area light Yes No
Cargo Area Tiedowns No Yes
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (liters): 195 and all seats in place (cu ft): 6.9 Yes No
Carpet Located in Cargo Area/Trunk No Yes
Chrome Grille, Body Color Body Side Moldings, Cladding and Body Color Exterior Door Handles No Yes
Clock Yes No
Coefficient of drag: 0.38 Yes No
Compass No Yes
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights Yes No
Cruise control Yes No
Cruise Control No Yes
Daytime Running Lights No Yes
Delayed/fade courtesy lights Yes No
Delayed Power Retention No Yes
Digital Clock No Yes
Diversity Radio Antenna No Yes
Door ajar warning Yes No
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat Yes No
Driver Airbag No Yes
Driver and passenger power partial-painted door mirrors Yes No
Driver and passenger vanity mirror Yes No
Driver front airbag , passenger front airbag with occupant switch off Yes No
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total No Yes
DSTC Vehicle Stability Control System No Yes
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Heated Signaling Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Easy Entry Seat No Yes
Eight speakers Yes No
Electrochromic Interior Rearview Mirror No Yes
Electronic traction control via ABS & engine management Yes No
Element antenna Yes No
Emission control level California Yes No
Exterior Temperature Gauge No Yes
External dimensions: overall length (mm): 4732, overall length (inches): 186.3, overall width (mm): 1829, overall width (inches): 72, overall height (mm): 1323, overall height (inches): 52.1, wheelbase (mm): 2723, wheelbase (inches): 107.2, front track (mm): 1537, front track (inches): 60.5, rear track (mm): 1529, rear track (inches): 60.2, curb to curb turning circle (mm): 11430 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 37.5 Yes No
External temperature Yes No
Fixed delivery charges: 555 Yes No
Floor covering: carpet in load area Yes No
Floor mats Yes No
Four disc brakes including four ventilated discs Yes No
Four-wheel ABS Yes No
Free Scheduled Maintenance for 36 Months or 36000 Miles No Yes
Front No Yes
Front Active Head Restraints No Yes
Front and rear alloy chrome wheels with 17 inch rim diam, 7.5 inch rim width and partial wheel covers Yes No
Front and rear all seasons tires with 235 mm tire width, 50% tire profile and V tire rating Yes No
Front and Rear Armrest Storage No Yes
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers No Yes
Front and Rear Cupholders No Yes
Front And Rear Foglights No Yes
Front and Rear P235/45VR17 BSW All-Season Tires No Yes
Front and Rear Power Windows With Front One-Touch Up No Yes
Front and Rear Pretensioners No Yes
Front and Rear Reading Lights No Yes
Front Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Front Door Mounted Storage No Yes
Front Dual Manual Lumbar Support No Yes
Front Dual Reclining Folding Bucket Seats Driver Side Adjusts 8 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Power Memory, Passenger Side Adjusts 8 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Power Memory, Adjustable Headrests and Fold-Down Center Armrest No Yes
Front fog lights Yes No
Front Illuminated Vanity Mirrors No Yes
Front Passenger Folding Seat No Yes
Front Passenger Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total No Yes
Front Power 300-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 279-mm Disc Brakes No Yes
Front power windows with one one-touch Yes No
Front reading lights Yes No
Front seat center armrest Yes No
Front seats cigar lighter Yes No
Front seats cup holders Yes No
Front Seat with Passenger Manual Memory No Yes
Front side airbag Yes No
Front Side Head Curtain Airbags No Yes
Front Stabilizer Bar No Yes
Front Vanity Mirror No Yes
Fuel economy EPA highway (l/100km): 10.2, EPA highway (mpg): 23, EPA city (l/100km): 13.8 and EPA city (mpg): 17 Yes No
Full car warranty: duration (months): 36 or distance (miles): 36000, distance (km): 57936 Yes No
Full dashboard and floor console with covered storage box Yes No
Geartronic Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission No Yes
Glass Rear Window on Convertible No Yes
Headlight control with time delay switch-off and dusk sensor Yes No
Heat reflective glass Yes No
Illuminated Entry No Yes
Illuminated entry system Yes No
Immobilizer Yes No
Independent Multi-Link Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers No Yes
Independent Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers No Yes
intercooled turbo No Yes
Interior Air Filter No Yes
Internal dimensions: front headroom (mm): 942, front headroom (inches): 37.1, front hip room (mm): 1364, front hip room (inches): 53.7, front leg room (mm): 1110, front leg room (inches): 43.7, front shoulder room (mm): 1455 and front shoulder room (inches): 57.3 Yes No
Keyless Entry Operated Via Card Key and Key Fob No Yes
Leather covered electrically adjustable steering wheel with tilt adjustment and telescopic adjustment Yes No
Leather Seats No Yes
Leather seat upholstery with additional vinyl Yes No
Load restraint hooks Yes No
Lockable glove compartment Yes No
Lockable Illuminated Glovebox No Yes
Low fuel level warning Yes No
Low washer fluid level warning Yes No
Luxury trim alloy on doors and alloy on dashboard Yes No
Memory Device Reader No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock, Panic Alarm, Perimeter Lighting, Power Windows, Tailgate/Liftgate and Trunk/Decklid No Yes
Multi-point injection fuel system Yes No
Other audio system with AM/FM radio, Disc Autochanger and six-disc remote changer Yes No
Passenger Airbag No Yes
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor No Yes
Passenger seat secondary ventilation controls Yes No
Perimeter Lighting Activated Via Remote No Yes
Peripheral anti-theft protection Yes No
Power: 188 kW , 252 HP SAE @ 6100 rpm; 267 ft lb , 362 Nm @ 4300 rpm Yes No
Power Door Locks Operated Via Key and Remote With Automatic Locking No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering No Yes
Power Tailgate/Liftgate or Trunk/Decklid Lock/Unlock Via Multi-Function Remote and Interior Switch No Yes
Powertrain warranty: duration (months): 36 or distance (miles): 36000, distance (km): 57936 Yes No
Premium unleaded fuel Yes No
Radio Anti-Theft No Yes
Rear Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Rear Electronic Parking Aid With Ultrasonic Sensors No Yes
Rear HVAC Ducts No Yes
Rear Seat Pass Through No Yes
Rear Stabilizer Bar No Yes
Rear view mirror Yes No
Rear-wheel drive Yes No
Rear Window Defroster No Yes
Rear window with defogger Yes No
Remote audio controls Yes No
Remote control remote trunk/hatch release Yes No
Remote Fuel Door Release Located Inside Vehicle No Yes
Remote power locks includes trunk/hatch Yes No
Remote Trunk/Decklid Release Located Inside Vehicle and On Multi-Function Remote No Yes
Removable hardtop convertible roof with glass rear window Yes No
Road-side assistance warranty: duration (months): 36 or distance (miles): 36000, distance (km): 57936 Yes No
Roadside Assistance Warranty for 48-Months, Unlimited Miles, No Yes
Seatback Storage Pockets No Yes
Seating: two seats Yes No
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags No Yes
Seat Type=bench No Yes
Separate Driver/Front Passenger Climate Controls No Yes
Service Interval Indicator For Oil Level No Yes
Side Guard Door Beams No Yes
Soft Top No Yes
Spacesaver steel rim internal spare wheel Yes No
Spare Tire Credit/Delete No Yes
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio and Cruise Control No Yes
Tachometer Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column No Yes
Tilt Steering Column No Yes
Tinted Glass No Yes
Tinted glass on cabin Yes No
Tire Pressure Monitor No Yes
Traction Control Controlled by Engine Management No Yes
Trim level: PREMIUM Yes No
Trip Computer With Trip Odometer No Yes
Trunk/Interior Load Area Light No Yes
Turbocharged 2.5-Liter, I5, 20-Valve, 5, DOHC, MP Engine; Front/Transverse Mounted With Horsepower Of 227@5000, Torque Of 236@1500, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Head No Yes
Twin Projector Beam Halogen Headlights With Manual Leveling No Yes
Two-door convertible body style Yes No
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats Yes No
ULEV II Emissions No Yes
Universal Garage Door Opener No Yes
Valet Lockout No Yes
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm and Engine Immobilizer No Yes
Vehicle speed proportional power steering Yes No
Ventilation system with recirculation setting Yes No
Voice Activated Controls For Bluetooth(R) Wireless Enabled Devices No Yes
Warning Lights Include Coolant Temperature, Door Ajar, Electrical System, Headlights-On, Key-In-Ignition, Low Coolant, Low Fuel, Low Washer Fluid, Oil Low and Oil Pressure No Yes
Weights: curb weight (kg) 1752 and curb weight (lbs) 3863 Yes No
Windshield wipers with automatic intermittent wipe Yes No
Wireless Communication Access For Enabled Devices with Streaming Audio No Yes
Wishbone front and rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs Yes No






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