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Vehicle 2005 Ford Thunderbird Premium 2013 Nissan 370Z Roadster Base
100,000 Mile Extended Service Interval For Spark Plugs Yes No
18.5-mm Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes No
2 Cupholders Total Yes No
2 Front Power Outlets No Yes
2 Power Outlets, 1 Power Outlet Integrated With Cigarette Lighter Yes No
2 Subwoofers Yes No
31-mm Front Stabilizer Bar Yes No
3.7-Liter, V6, 24-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine; Front/Longitudinal Mounted With Horsepower Of 332@7000, Torque Of 270@5200, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
3.9-Liter, V8, 32-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine; Front/Longitudinal Mounted With Horsepower Of 280@6000, Torque Of 286@4000, Alloy Cylinder Block and Alloy Heads Yes No
3-Function HomeLink(R) Universal Garage Door Opener Yes No
4112-Lb Gross Vehicle Weight Rating No Yes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes Yes
5-Speed Automatic Transmission With Overdrive Yes No
62 Cold Cranking Amp Battery No Yes
7-Speed Electronically Controlled Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission With Overdrive No Yes
Adaptive Automatic Transmission Yes No
Alloy Accents Located On Doors and Console Yes No
Alloy Wheels Front 18-in. X 8-in. and Rear 18-in. X 9-in. No Yes
All-Speed Traction Control Controlled By ABS Yes No
AM/FM Radio Seek, Scan and 4 Speakers Total; CD Player No Yes
Audiophile Sound System AM/FM Radio With Seek/Scan, 360-Watts, Speed Sensitive Volume and 6 Speakers Total; 6-Disc CD Changer With Random Play; Sirius(TM) Satellite Radio Capable Yes No
Automatic Climate Control Yes Yes
Automatic/Delayed Locking and Automatic Headlights No Yes
Automatic Headlights With Automatic On/Off and Time Delay Yes No
Automatic Headlights With Time Delay No Yes
Automatic Locking Retractors Yes No
Auxiliary Audio Input Jack No Yes
Battery Gauge No Yes
Battery Saver Yes Yes
Bi-Xenon High Intensity Discharge Headlights No Yes
Black Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Trunk Yes No
Black Front Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
Brake Assistance No Yes
Cargo Area Tiedowns No Yes
Carpet Located in Passenger Cabin and Cargo Area/Trunk No Yes
Chrome Alloy Wheels, 17-In. X 7.5-In. Yes No
Cigarette Lighter Yes No
Cloth Seats No Yes
Compact Spare Tire Yes No
Cruise Control Yes Yes
Daytime Running Lights No Yes
Delayed Courtesy Light Yes No
Delayed Power Retention No Yes
Delayed Power Retention Operates Audio and Windows Yes No
Digital Clock Yes Yes
Driver Adjustable Seat Height No Yes
Driver Airbag Yes Yes
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Heated Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Dual Covered Vanity Mirrors Yes No
Dual Door Mounted Storage Yes No
Dual Power Adjustable Exterior Rearview Mirrors Yes No
Dual Seatback Storage Pockets Yes No
Dual Sunvisors Yes No
Electronic Brake Force Distribution Yes No
Emergency Fuel Shut-Off Device Yes No
Emergency Reduced Engine Power Yes No
Exterior Temperature Gauge Yes Yes
Fixed Hoop Safety Rollbar No Yes
Footwell Lights Yes No
Front Active Head Restraints No Yes
Front Air Dam Yes No
Front and Rear Body Color 5-MPH Impact Absorbing Bumpers Yes No
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers No Yes
Front Cupholders No Yes
Front Door Mounted Storage No Yes
Front Driver Side Manual Lumbar Support Yes No
Front Dual Manually Reclining Heated Bucket Seats With Adjustable Headrests and Driver Side Manually Adjustable Seat Height Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Sport Bucket Seats Driver Side Adjusts 8 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Passenger Side Adjusts 4 Ways Total, Adjustable Headrests and Fold-Down Center Armrest No Yes
Front Illuminated Vanity Mirrors No Yes
Front In-Glass Radio Antenna Yes No
Front Maplights Yes No
Front Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts Yes No
Front P225/50WR18 BSW Performance and Rear P245/45WR18 BSW Performance Tires No Yes
Front Power 320-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 320-mm Ventilated Disc Brakes No Yes
Front Power Ventilated Disc and Rear Power Ventilated Disc Brakes Yes No
Front Power Windows With Front One-Touch Up and One-Touch Down No Yes
Front Pretensioners No Yes
Front Pretensioners With Force Limiters Yes No
Front Reading Lights No Yes
Front Side Head Curtain Airbags No Yes
Front Stabilizer Bar No Yes
Front Vanity Mirror No Yes
Glass Rear Window on Convertible No Yes
Glass Rear Window On Convertible Yes No
Halogen Headlights Yes No
Hard Top No Yes
Illuminated Entry Yes No
Illuminated Entry Includes Ignition Key Surround No Yes
Independent Multi-Link Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers No Yes
Independent Short-and-Long Arm Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent Short-and-Long Arm Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers No Yes
Interior Air Filter No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Card Key and Key Fob No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob Yes No
L A T C H Yes No
Leather Seats Yes No
Leather Steering Wheel Yes No
Lockable and Illuminated Glovebox Yes No
Lockable Glovebox No Yes
Locking Fuel Filler No Yes
Lower Console Storage Located On Floor With Armrest Yes No
Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission No Yes
metal-look Center Floor Console, cloth Headliner, leatherette Instrument Panel, leather/metal-look Shift Knob and leather Steering Wheel No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock, Panic Alarm and Power Windows No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Door Lock/Unlock, Illuminated Entry, Panic Alarm and Trunk Yes No
Oil Cooler No Yes
Oil Temperature Gauge No Yes
Panic Button Sounds Alarm Yes No
Passenger Airbag Yes Yes
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor No Yes
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Switch Yes No
Perimeter Lighting Via Automatic Headlights Yes No
Power Door Locks Operated Via Key and Remote With Automatic Locking No Yes
Power Door Locks With Automatic Locking Yes No
Power Driver Seat Adjusts 6 Ways Total Yes No
Power Passenger Seat Adjusts 2 Ways Total Yes No
Power Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering No Yes
Power Soft Convertible Top Yes No
Power Telescopic Steering Column Yes No
Power Tilt Steering Column Yes No
Power Vehicle Speed Sensing Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering Yes No
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down Yes No
Pre-Programmed Equalizer Yes No
Radio Data System Yes No
Rear Stabilizer Bar No Yes
Rear Window Defroster Yes Yes
Remote Decklid Release Located Inside Vehicle and On Multi-Function Remote Yes No
SBRP235/50VR17 BSW, All-Season Tires Yes No
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags No Yes
Selective Locking/Unlocking Via Remote Keyless Entry Yes No
Separate Driver/Front Passenger Climate Controls Yes No
Side Airbags With Chest Protection Yes No
Side Guard Door Beams Yes Yes
Smartlock Vehicle Anti-Lockout Yes No
Spare Tire Credit/Delete No Yes
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio and Cruise Control Yes No
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio, Cruise Control and Transmission No Yes
Stone Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Trunk Yes No
Stone Front Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
Storage Shelf Located Behind Seats Yes No
Tachometer Yes Yes
Tilt Steering Column No Yes
Tinted Glass Yes Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor No Yes
Traction Control Controlled by Engine Management No Yes
Trip Computer With Trip Odometer No Yes
Trunk Anti-Trap Device Yes No
Trunk/Interior Load Area Light No Yes
Trunk Light Yes No
ULEV II Emissions No Yes
Valet Lockout Yes Yes
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm and Engine Immobilizer No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via SecuriLock(TM) Engine Immobilizer, Alarm and Exterior Monitoring Yes No
Vehicle Stability Control System No Yes
Warning Lights Include Door Ajar, Electrical System, Headlights-On, Key-In-Ignition, Low Fuel, Low Washer Fluid and Oil Pressure No Yes
Warning Lights Include Fuel Cap, Beltminder(R), Airbag, Check Engine, ABS, Door Ajar, Low Washer Fluid, Low Fuel, Speed Control, Oil Pressure, Electrical System, Brake System and Low Coolant Yes No
Wind Deflector For Convertibles No Yes






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