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Vehicle 2003 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class SL500 1997 Pontiac Firebird 2dr Convertible Firebird
105-amp alternator No Yes
12v power outlet: front Yes No
15.5 gallon fuel tank No Yes
16" bright silver 5-spoke cast aluminum wheels No Yes
1-piece multi-color taillamp lens No Yes
3.23 rear axle ratio No Yes
3.8L (231) SFI V6 3800 Series II engine No Yes
3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners Yes No
4966 cc 5 liters V 8 front engine with 97 mm bore, 84 mm stroke, 10 compression ratio, overhead cam and three valves per cylinder Yes No
4-spoke tilt steering wheel No Yes
4-way manual adjustable driver seat No Yes
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) No Yes
5-mph bumpers No Yes
5-speed manual transmission w/OD No Yes
690-CCA Delco Freedom II battery No Yes
6-speaker sound system No Yes
80 liter 21.1 gallon main premium unleaded fuel tank Yes No
Active lap/shoulder rear safety belts No Yes
Air conditioning No Yes
Air conditioning with climate control Yes No
Anticorrosion warranty: duration (months): 48 or distance (miles): 50000, distance (km): 80467 Yes No
Ashtray w/light No Yes
Audio anti-theft protection: code Yes No
Automatic five-speed transmission with mode select, lock-up, electronic control, manual mode and shift lever on floor Yes No
Automatic front and rear suspension levelling Yes No
Automatic operation rear view mirror Yes No
Automatic pwr door locks-inc: retained accessory pwr No Yes
Black fixed mast antenna No Yes
Body-color body-side moldings No Yes
Body color front and rear bumpers Yes No
Body-color soft fascia-type bumpers No Yes
Bose audio system with AM/FM radio, CD player, Disc Autochanger and six-disc remote changer Yes No
Brake assist system Yes No
Bucket heated electrically adjustable driver and passenger seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment, six adjustments and tilt adjustment Yes No
Cargo area light Yes No
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (liters): 286 and all seats in place (cu ft): 10.1 Yes No
Carpeted front floor mats No Yes
Charges: gas guzzler tax: 1300 and Luxury Yes No
City 19/hwy 29 (3.8L engine/4-speed auto trans) No Yes
City 19/hwy 30 (3.8L engine/5-speed manual trans) No Yes
Clock Yes No
Coefficient of drag: 0.29 Yes No
Coming home device Yes No
Compact spare tire No Yes
Composite body panels-inc: doors, fenders, fascias, rear decklid spoiler No Yes
Computer with average fuel consumption Yes No
Concealed quartz halogen headlamps No Yes
Concealed system convertible rollover protection Yes No
Controlled-cycle windshield wipers No Yes
Cruise control Yes No
Day/night rearview mirror w/reading lamps No Yes
Daytime running lamps No Yes
Day time running lights Yes No
Delayed/fade courtesy lights Yes No
Door edge hazard lights Yes No
Door entry light Yes No
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat Yes No
Driver front airbag , passenger front airbag with occupant sensors Yes No
Driver & front passenger airbags No Yes
Driver power heated body color door mirrors with automatic operation , passenger power heated body color door mirrors with automatic Yes No
Dual blue-glass pwr sport mirrors (RH convex) No Yes
Dual covered visor vanity mirrors No Yes
Eight speakers Yes No
Electric hardtop convertible roof with glass rear window Yes No
Electric rear window defogger No Yes
Electric remote trunk/hatch release Yes No
Electronic traction control via ABS & engine management Yes No
Element antenna Yes No
Emission control level California Yes No
Energy-absorbing steering column No Yes
ETR AM/FM stereo w/cassette, graphic equalizer-inc: auto-reverse, search & replay, seek-up/down, theft lock, digital clock, remote CD pre-wiring No Yes
Extensive acoustical insulation No Yes
Extensive anti-corrosion protection No Yes
External dimensions: overall length (mm): 4534, overall length (inches): 178.5, overall width (mm): 1829, overall width (inches): 72, overall height (mm): 1298, overall height (inches): 51.1, wheelbase (mm): 2560, wheelbase (inches): 100.8, front track (mm): 1560, front track (inches): 61.4, rear track (mm): 1547, rear track (inches): 60.9, curb to curb turning circle (mm): 11034 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 36.2 Yes No
External temperature Yes No
Fixed delivery charges: 665 Yes No
Floor covering: carpet in load area Yes No
Floor mats Yes No
Flush-folding pwr top No Yes
Folding rear seat No Yes
Four disc brakes including four ventilated discs Yes No
Four-wheel ABS Yes No
Front and rear alloy wheels with 17 inch rim diam and 8.5 inch rim width Yes No
Front and rear tires with 255 mm tire width, 45% tire profile and W tire rating Yes No
Front ashtray Yes No
Front fog lights Yes No
Front power windows with two one-touch , rear power windows Yes No
Front reading lights Yes No
Front/rear stabilizer bars No Yes
Front seat center armrest Yes No
Front seats cigar lighter Yes No
Front seats cup holders Yes No
Front side airbag with occupant sensors Yes No
Front spoiler Yes No
Fuel economy Yes No
Full car warranty: duration (months): 48 or distance (miles): 50000, distance (km): 80467 Yes No
Full dashboard console , full floor console with covered storage box Yes No
Full-length front console w/cupholders, storage box, aux pwr outlet No Yes
Garage door opener Yes No
Gloss paint , black paint , metallic paint Yes No
GM computer command control No Yes
Headlight control with time delay switch-off and dusk sensor Yes No
Heated washer Yes No
High pressure headlight cleaners Yes No
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror Yes No
Illuminated entry system Yes No
Immobilizer Yes No
Inflatable alloy rim internal spare wheel Yes No
Instrumentation-inc: electronic analog speedometer, tachometer, odometer, coolant temp, oil pressure, voltmeter, trip odometer No Yes
Internal dimensions: front headroom (mm): 958, front headroom (inches): 37.7, front hip room (mm): 1351, front hip room (inches): 53.2, front leg room (mm): 1090, front leg room (inches): 42.9, front shoulder room (mm): 1372, front shoulder room (inches): 54, interior volume (liters): 1637 and interior volume (cu ft): 57.8 Yes No
Laminated safety-glass windshield No Yes
Leather covered electrically adjustable steering wheel with tilt adjustment and telescopic adjustment Yes No
Leather seat upholstery with additional leather Yes No
Lockable glovebox w/light No Yes
Lockable glove compartment Yes No
Low fuel level warning Yes No
Low oil level monitor & warning No Yes
Low washer fluid level warning Yes No
Luxury trim alloy & leather on gearknob and wood & leather on doors Yes No
Memorized adjustment on door mirror position and steering wheel position with six driver's seat positions, six passenger seat positions and head restraint Yes No
Multi-link front and rear suspension independent with coil springs Yes No
Multi-point injection fuel system Yes No
Oil pressure Yes No
Online information system Yes No
P215/60R16 touring SBR BSW tires No Yes
Passenger-guard mini-wedge door locks No Yes
Passenger seat secondary ventilation controls Yes No
Passive lap/shoulder front safety belts No Yes
Pass-Key II theft-deterrent system No Yes
Peripheral anti-theft protection Yes No
Power: 225 kW , 302 HP SAE @ 5600 rpm; 339 ft lb , 460 Nm @ 2700 rpm Yes No
Powertrain warranty: duration (months): 48 or distance (miles): 50000, distance (km): 80467 Yes No
Premium unleaded fuel Yes No
Projector beam lens gas discharge bulb headlights Yes No
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes No Yes
Pwr rack & pinion steering No Yes
Pwr windows w/driver-side express-down No Yes
Rear decklid spoiler w/integrated center high-mount stop lamp No Yes
Rear floor mats No Yes
Rear fog lights Yes No
Rear seat courtesy lights No Yes
Rear wheel drive No Yes
Rear-wheel drive Yes No
Rear window glass No Yes
Rear window with defogger Yes No
Reclining Cartegena cloth front bucket seats No Yes
Remote audio controls Yes No
Remote decklid release No Yes
Remote fuel filler door release Yes No
Remote power locks includes trunk/hatch and includes power windows Yes No
Responsive suspension Yes No
Ride & handling suspension No Yes
Road-side assistance warranty: duration (months): unlimited or distance (miles): unlimited, distance (km): unlimited Yes No
Salisbury axle rear suspension w/torque arm, trailing arm, track bar No Yes
Seating: two seats Yes No
Service interval indicator Yes No
Short/long arm front suspension w/monotube gas-charged shocks No Yes
Side door guard beams No Yes
Side window defoggers No Yes
Solar-Ray tinted glass No Yes
Speed control w/resume speed No Yes
Stability control Yes No
Stainless steel exhaust system No Yes
Tachometer Yes No
Telematics Yes No
Tinted glass on cabin Yes No
Trim level: SL500 Yes No
Trunk lamp No Yes
Two-door convertible body style Yes No
Two height adjustable electric adjustable head restraints on front seats Yes No
Vehicle speed proportional power steering Yes No
Ventilation system with recirculation setting, micro filter and active carbon filter Yes No
Waterborne base-coat/2-component clearcoat finish paint No Yes
Weights: curb weight (kg) 1835 and curb weight (lbs) 4045 Yes No
Wind deflector behind seats Yes No
Windshield wipers with automatic intermittent wipe and rain sensor Yes No

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