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Vehicle 2005 Saab 9-3 Sport Sedan Aero 2013 Maserati Quattroporte S
140-Amp Alternator Yes No
1 Rear Foglight Yes No
2 Front Cupholders and 2 Rear Cupholders, 4 Cupholders Total Yes No
2 Front Power Outlets No Yes
3-Memory Adjustments For Driver Side Include Automatic/Delayed Locking, Automatic Headlights, Exterior Mirrors and Seat No Yes
3-Point Seatbelts For All Seating Positions Yes No
4.7-Liter, V8, 32-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine; Front/Longitudinal Mounted With Horsepower Of 425@7000, Torque Of 361@4750, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes Yes
5294-Lb Gross Vehicle Weight Rating No Yes
5-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive Yes No
60-Amp/Hours Battery Yes No
6-Speed Electronically Controlled Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission With Overdrive and Tow/Haul/Snow Mode No Yes
Alloy Wheels, 17-In. X 7-In. Yes No
Alloy Wheels Front 20-in. X 8.5-in. and Rear 20-in. X 10.5-in. No Yes
All Speed Traction Control Controlled By ABS Yes No
AM/FM Radio Seek, Scan, Speed Sensitive Volume, Surround Sound and 11 Speakers Total; CD Player; Satellite Radio No Yes
AM/FM Radio With 300 Watts and 13 Speakers Total; CD Player Yes No
Analog Clock No Yes
Audio Pre-Wiring Yes No
Automatic Climate Control No Yes
Automatic Climate Control With Sun Sensor Yes No
Automatic Headlights With Automatic Off and Time Delay Yes No
Automatic Headlights With Automatic On/Off No Yes
Automatic High/Low Beam Control Adaptive Bi-Xenon High Intensity Discharge Headlights With Automatic Leveling No Yes
Automatic Locking Retractors Yes No
Automatic Release Parking Brake No Yes
Automatic Tilt Away Steering Column No Yes
Auxiliary Audio Input Jack No Yes
Body Side Moldings Yes No
Brake Assistance No Yes
Break Resistant Security Glass No Yes
Bright-Finish Exhaust Pipe Yes No
Cargo Area Tiedowns Yes No
Carpet Located in Passenger Cabin and Cargo Area/Trunk No Yes
Child Safety Door Locks Located On Rear Doors Yes No
Chrome Grille, Body Side Moldings, Cladding, Chrome Exterior Door Handles and Chrome Exhaust Pipe No Yes
Coinholder Yes No
Color-Keyed Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Trunk Yes No
Compact Spare Tire Yes No
Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Floor Yes No
Cruise Control Yes Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes Yes
Delayed Courtesy Light Yes No
Delayed Power Retention No Yes
Digital Clock Yes No
Driver Airbag Yes Yes
Driver Power Lumbar Support No Yes
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total No Yes
Dual Adjustable Seat Height No Yes
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Heated Electrochromic Exterior Rearview Mirrors With 3-Position Memory No Yes
Dual Body-Color Power Adjustable Heated Folding Exterior Rearview Mirrors Yes No
Electrochromic Interior Rearview Mirror No Yes
Electronic Brake Assistance Yes No
Electronic Brake Force Distribution Yes No
Extended Service Interval For Engine Coolant Yes No
Exterior Temperature Gauge Yes Yes
Free Scheduled Maintenance For 36 Months or 36,000 Miles Yes No
Front Active Head Restraints Yes No
Front Air Dam Yes No
Front and Rear Armrest Storage No Yes
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers No Yes
Front and Rear Body-Colored 5-MPH Bumpers Yes No
Front and Rear Crumple Zones Yes No
Front and Rear Cupholders No Yes
Front and Rear Door Mounted Storage Yes Yes
Front and Rear Electronic Parking Aid With Ultrasonic Sensors No Yes
Front and Rear Power Windows With One-Touch Up and One-Touch Down No Yes
Front and Rear Pretensioners No Yes
Front and Rear Reading Lights Yes Yes
Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags No Yes
Front Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
Front Cigarette Lighter With Ashtray No Yes
Front Driver Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total Yes No
Front Driver Side Manual Lumbar Support Yes No
Front Dual Bucket Seats With Adjustable Seat Height and Adjustable Headrests Yes No
Front Dual Heated Seats No Yes
Front Dual Illuminated Vanity Mirrors Yes No
Front Dual Power Headrests No Yes
Front Dual Reclining Heated Bucket Seats Driver Side Adjusts 10 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Power Memory, Passenger Side Adjusts 10 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Power Memory, Adjustable Headrests and Fold-Down Center Armrest No Yes
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets Yes No
Front Dual Sunvisors Yes No
Front Foglights Yes Yes
Front Illuminated Vanity Mirrors No Yes
Front P245/40YR19 BSW Performance and Rear P285/40YR19 BSW Performance Tires No Yes
Front Passenger Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total Yes Yes
Front Power 300-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 290-mm Ventilated Disc Brakes Yes No
Front Power Glass Tilt and Slide Sunroof No Yes
Front Power Outlet Yes No
Front Power Ventilated Disc and Rear Power Ventilated Disc Brakes No Yes
Front Pretensioners With Force Limiters Yes No
Front Seatbelt Height Adjusters Yes Yes
Front Splash and Mud Guards No Yes
Front Stabilizer Bar Yes Yes
Front Underseat Storage No Yes
Front Vanity Mirror No Yes
genuine wood Center Floor Console, genuine wood Doors, cloth Headliner, genuine wood Instrument Panel, leather/genuine wood Shift Knob and leather Steering Wheel No Yes
Genuine Wood Trim Located on Center Floor Console, Doors, Instrument Panel and Shift Knob No Yes
Hard Drive with 30GB total; No Yes
Headlight Washers No Yes
Hill Start Control No Yes
HVAC Rest Mode No Yes
Illuminated Entry No Yes
Illuminated Glovebox Yes No
Independent MacPherson Struts Front Suspension With Gas Shock Absorbers and Performance Ride Type Yes No
Independent Multi-Link Rear Suspension With Coil Springs, Gas Shock Absorbers and Performance Ride Type Yes No
Independent Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers and sport Ride Type No Yes
Independent Wishbone Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers and sport Ride Type No Yes
Interactive Adaptive Variable Suspension No Yes
Interior Air Filter No Yes
Interior Pollen, Particle, Dust and Charcoal Air Filter Yes No
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob Yes Yes
L A T C H Yes No
Leather Located On Doors and Shift Knob Yes No
Leather Seats No Yes
Leather Steering Wheel Yes No
Lockable Illuminated Glovebox No Yes
Locking Fuel Filler No Yes
Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission No Yes
Manual Sunshade Located on Sunroof/Moonroof and Power Sunshade Located on Rear Window No Yes
Memory Device Reader No Yes
Metallic Trim Located On Console and Doors Yes No
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock, Panic Alarm and Trunk No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Door Lock/Unlock, Power Windows, Panic Button, Exterior Lights and Alarm Yes No
Navigation Aid With Voice Activation No Yes
Panic Button Yes No
Passenger Airbag Yes Yes
Perimeter Lighting Activated Via Remote Yes No
Power Door Closers No Yes
Power Door Locks Operated Via Key and Remote With Automatic Locking No Yes
Power Electric Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering No Yes
Power Memory Seat No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Steering Yes No
Power Sliding Glass Moonroof Yes No
Power Telescopic Steering Column No Yes
Power Tilt Steering Column No Yes
Power Trunk Lock/Unlock Via Multi-Function Remote and Interior Switch No Yes
Power Window Lockout Yes No
Power Windows With Front Dual One-Touch Down Yes No
Pre-Programmed Equalizer No Yes
Programmable Power Door Locks Yes No
Projector Beam Halogen Headlights Yes No
Rain Sensing Vehicle Speed Sensing Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers No Yes
Rear 3-Point Center Seatbelt Yes No
Rear 60/40 Split Folding Bench Seat With Outboard Adjustable Headrests and Fold-Down Center Armrest Yes No
Rear Armrest Storage Yes No
Rear Bench Power Seats Adjust 4 Ways Total No Yes
Rear Bench Reclining Seats No Yes
Rear Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
Rear Center 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Rear HVAC Ducts Yes Yes
Rear In-Glass Diversity Radio Antenna Yes No
Rear Mechanical Limited Slip Differential No Yes
Rear Reclining Bench Seats With Manually Adjustable Headrests and Fold-Down Center Armrest No Yes
Rear Seat Pass Through Yes No
Rear Seat Power Outlet Yes No
Rear Spoiler Yes No
Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes Yes
Rear Window Defroster Yes Yes
Remote Decklid Release Located Inside Vehicle Yes No
Remote Fuel Door Release Located Inside Vehicle No Yes
Remote Trunk/Decklid Release Located Inside Vehicle and On Multi-Function Remote No Yes
Roadside Assistance Warranty for 48-Months, 50,000-Miles No Yes
Rocker Panels Yes No
SBRP225/45R17 94V, All-Season Tires Yes No
Seatback Storage Pockets No Yes
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags Yes Yes
Selective Locking/Unlocking Via Remote Keyless Entry Yes No
Separate Driver/Front Passenger Climate Controls Yes Yes
Service Interval Indicator For Oil Level No Yes
Side Guard Door Beams Yes Yes
Side Head Curtain Airbags Yes No
Spare Tire Credit/Delete No Yes
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio Yes No
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio and Cruise Control No Yes
Subwoofer Yes No
Sunshade Located On Moonroof Yes No
Tachometer Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes No
Temperature Controlled Storage Cools Front Console and Rear Console No Yes
Temperature Controlled Storage Cools Glovebox Yes No
Tilt Steering Column Yes No
Tinted Glass Yes Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes Yes
Traction Control Controlled by Engine Management No Yes
Trip Computer With Average Fuel Consumption, Clock, Warning Lights, Trip Odometer and Date Yes No
Trip Computer With Trip Odometer No Yes
Trunk Anti-Trap Device Yes No
Trunk Light Yes No
Turbocharged 2.0-Liter, I4, 16-Valve, DOHC, MPFI Engine; Front/Transverse Mounted With Horsepower Of 210@5500, Torque Of 221@2500, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads Yes No
Turbocharger With Intercooler Yes No
Universal Garage Door Opener No Yes
Upgraded Leather Seats Yes No
Valet Lockout No Yes
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Lockout Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm and Engine Immobilizer No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Engine Immobilizer and Alarm Yes No
Vehicle Stability Control System No Yes
Vehicle Stability Control System Operated Via ABS and Traction Control Measures Steering Wheel Direction, Wheel Speed, Lateral Acceleration and Yaw Rate Yes No
Voice Activated Controls For Audio, Navigation System and Bluetooth(R) Wireless Enabled Devices No Yes
Warning Lights For Door Ajar, Low Fluids and Failed Light Yes No
Warning Lights Include Coolant Temperature, Door Ajar, Electrical System, Low Fuel, Low Washer Fluid, Oil Low and Oil Pressure No Yes






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