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Vehicle 2005 Chevrolet Impala Sedan 2005 Scion xA 5-Door Hatch Back
1.5-Liter, I4, 16-Valve, DOHC, MPFI Engine, Front/Transverse Mounted With Horsepower Of 108@6000, Torque Of 105@4200, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
17-mm Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes Yes
25-mm Front Stabilizer Bar No Yes
2 Front Cupholders, 2 Cupholders Total Yes No
2 Front Cupholders and 1 Rear Cupholder, 3 Cupholders Total No Yes
2 Front Power Outlets Including Front Power Outlet Integrated With Cigarette Lighter Yes No
30-mm Front Stabilizer Bar Yes No
3.4-Liter, V6, 12-Valve, OHV, SEFI Engine; Front/Transverse Mounted With Horsepower Of 180@5200, Torque Of 205@4000, Cast Iron Block, and Alloy Cylinder Heads Yes No
3-Point Seatbelts For All Outboard Positions Yes No
4-Speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission With Overdrive Yes No
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes No Yes
5-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive No Yes
8000-RPM Tachometer No Yes
AM/FM Radio With Seek, Scan, Speed Sensitive Volume, and 6 Speakers Total; Cassette Player Yes No
Audible Warning For Seatbelt Unfastened No Yes
Automatic Headlights With Dusk Sensor Yes No
Automatic Locking Retractors Yes No
Battery No Yes
Battery Saver Yes No
Cargo Area Cover No Yes
Cargo Area Under Floor Storage No Yes
Cargo Organizer No Yes
Carpet Yes No
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Cargo Area No Yes
Charcoal Body Side Moldings Yes No
Child Safety Door Locks Located On Rear Doors Yes Yes
Chrome Exhaust Pipe No Yes
Cigarette Lighter With Ashtray No Yes
Cigarette Lighter With Ashtray Located In Instrument Panel Yes No
Cloth Seats Yes Yes
Compact Spare Tire Yes Yes
Crash Sensor Sends GPS Signal Yes No
Daytime Running Lights Yes No
Delayed Courtesy Light Yes Yes
Delayed Power Retention Yes No
Delco(R) Maintenance-Free Battery Yes No
Digital Clock Yes Yes
Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes Yes
Dual Body Color Power Adjustable Folding Exterior Rearview Mirrors Yes Yes
Dual Sunvisors No Yes
Electronic Brake Force Distribution No Yes
Emergency Reduced Engine Power Allows Operation With Coolant Loss Yes No
Extended Service Interval For Spark Plugs, Engine Coolant, and Transmission Fluid Yes No
First Aid Kit No Yes
Front 60/40 Split Reclining Bench Seat With Fold-Down Armrest Yes No
Front Air Dam No Yes
Front and Rear Body Color 5-MPH Bumpers Yes No
Front and Rear Body Color Impact-Absorbing Bumpers No Yes
Front and Rear Crumple Zones No Yes
Front and Rear Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Front and Rear Pretensioners With Force Limiters No Yes
Front Armrest Storage Yes No
Front Dual Door Mounted Storage Yes Yes
Front Dual Manual Seatbelt Height Adjusters Yes No
Front Dual Reading Lights Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats With Manually Adjustable Headrests No Yes
Front Dual Seatbelt Height Adjusters No Yes
Front Dual Seatbelt Pretensioners Yes No
Front Dual Sunvisors Yes No
Front Dual Vanity Mirrors Yes Yes
Front Passenger and Rear Automatic Locking Retractors No Yes
Front Passenger Seatback Storage Pocket Yes No
Front Power 254-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 203-mm Drum Brakes No Yes
Front Power Disc and Rear Power Disc Brakes Yes No
Glovebox No Yes
Halogen Headlights Yes Yes
Independent Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Struts Yes No
Independent MacPherson Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs No Yes
Independent Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Struts Yes No
Interior Load Area Light No Yes
Interior Pollen Air Filter Yes No
Intermittent Rear Window Wiper/Washer No Yes
Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob Yes No
L A T C H Yes Yes
Lockable and Illuminated Glovebox Yes No
Manual Air Conditioning Yes Yes
Metallic Paint (If Selected) Yes Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Door Lock/Unlock and Panic Alarm Yes No
OnStar(R) Personal Calling Hands-Free Telephone Yes No
OnStar(R) Stolen Vehicle Tracking Yes No
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 Yes No
OnStar(R) Vehicle Location System Yes No
OnStar(R) Virtual Advisor E-Mail Access Yes No
OnStar(R) Virtual Advisor Internet Access Yes No
Open Lower Console Storage Located On Dash and Floor; Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Dash No Yes
Panic Alarm Sounds Horn and Flashes Lights Yes No
Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes Yes
Pioneer(R) AM/FM Radio With 160-Watts and 6 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player; Satellite Radio No Yes
Power Decklid Lock/Unlock No Yes
Power Door Locks No Yes
Power Outlet Integral To Cigarette Lighter No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Steering Yes Yes
Power Remote Decklid Release Yes No
Power Window Lockout Yes No
Power Window Lockout/Override No Yes
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down Yes Yes
Pre-Programmed Equalizer Yes No
Programmable Power Door Locks Operated Via Remote Yes No
Radio Antenna No Yes
Radio Data System Yes No
Rear 3-Point Center Seatbelt Yes No
Rear 60/40 Split Folding Bench Seat With Manually Adjustable Headrests For All 3 Seating Positions No Yes
Rear Bench Seat With Headrests Yes No
Rear HVAC Ducts Yes No
Rear In-Glass Radio Antenna Yes No
Rear Power Outlet Yes No
Rear Window Defroster Yes Yes
Remote Fuel Door Release No Yes
SBRP185/65R15 84T All-Season Tires No Yes
SBRP225/60R16 BSW All-Season Tires Yes No
Scion Sound Processor Equalizer No Yes
Second Row Center 3-Point Seatbelt No Yes
Semi-Independent Torsion Beam Rear Suspension With Coil Springs No Yes
Separate Driver/Front Passenger Climate Controls Yes No
Service Interval Indicator For Oil Quality Yes Yes
Side Guard Door Beams Yes No
Side Impact Door Beams No Yes
Solar-Ray(R) Tinted Glass Yes No
Steel Wheels, 15-In. X 5.5-In. No Yes
Steel Wheels, 16-In. X 6.5-In. Yes No
Telephone Antenna Yes No
Theater Style Rear Seating Yes No
Theftlock(R) Radio Anti-Theft Yes No
Tilt Steering Column No Yes
Tilt Steering Wheel Yes No
Tinted Glass No Yes
Trunk Anti-Trap Device Yes No
Trunk Light Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Lockout Yes Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via PassLock(R) Engine Immobilizer Yes No
Voice Activated Controls For E-Mail, Internet, and Phone Yes No
Warning Lights Include Brake System, Door Ajar, Low Fuel, Low Washer Fluid and Oil Pressure No Yes






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