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Vehicle 2007 Kia Sorento LX 4X2 2010 Lexus RX Hybrid 450h FWD
1 Front Power Outlet No Yes
1 Rear and 1 Cargo Area Power Outlet Yes No
1 Rear Seat and 1 Cargo Area Power Outlet No Yes
288-Volt or 45 kW Sealed Nickel Metal Hydride Battery No Yes
2 Front and 2 Rear; 4 Cupholders Total Yes Yes
3.8-Liter, V6, 24-Valve, DOHC, MPFI Engine; Front Mounted With Horsepower Of 262@6000, Torque Of 260@4500, Iron Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads Yes No
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes Yes
5467-Lb Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Yes No
5765-Lb Gross Vehicle Weight Rating No Yes
5-Speed Electronically Controlled Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission With Overdrive With Floor Mounted Shifter Yes No
Adaptive Automatic Transmission No Yes
Alloy Located On Center Floor Console and Instrument Panel No Yes
Alloy Wheels, 16-In. X 7-In. Yes No
Alloy Wheels, 18-In. X 7.5-In. No Yes
Automatic Climate Control No Yes
Automatic Headlights With Automatic Off Yes No
Automatic Headlights With Automatic On/Off and Time Delay No Yes
Battery Yes Yes
Body Color Dual Folding Power Adjustable Heated Electrochromic Signaling Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Body Color Front Air Dam Yes No
Body Color Front and Rear Bumpers Yes No
Brake Assistance No Yes
Cargo Area Light No Yes
Cargo Area Tiedown Hooks Yes No
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Cargo Area Yes Yes
Child Safety Door Locks Located On Rear Doors Yes No
Cloth Seats Yes Yes
Color-Keyed Rear Spoiler No Yes
Continuously Variable Electronically Controlled Adaptive Automatic Transmission With Overdrive, Dash Mounted Shifter and Snow Mode No Yes
Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Floor Yes Yes
Cruise Control Yes Yes
Daytime Running Lights No Yes
Delayed Courtesy Lights Yes No
Delayed Power Retention Operates Windows No Yes
Delphi(TM) Premium AM/FM Radio With 10 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player Yes No
Digital Battery Gauge No Yes
Digital Clock Yes No
Diversity In-Glass Radio Antenna No Yes
Drive-By-Wire Control For Electronically Controlled Throttle and Steering No Yes
Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes Yes
Driver and Passenger Knee Airbag No Yes
Driver Knee Airbag Yes No
Driver Manual Lumbar Support Yes No
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 10 Ways Total No Yes
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Heated Exterior Rearview Mirrors Yes No
Electric Hybrid 3.5-Liter, 60-Degree V6, VVT-i 24-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine; Front Mounted With Horsepower Of 245@6000, Torque Of 234@6000, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads; Front Permanent Magnet Electric Motor With Horsepower Of 167 (Hybrid System Net Horsepower Of 295) No Yes
Electrochromic Interior Rearview Mirror No Yes
Electroluminescent Instrumentation No Yes
Electronic Brake Force Distribution Yes Yes
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Vehicle Stability Control System Yes No
Emergency Fuel Shut-Off Device Yes No
Engine Start/Stop Button No Yes
Exterior Rails No Yes
First Aid Kit No Yes
Front Active Head Restraints Yes Yes
Front Air Dam No Yes
Front and Rear 3-Point Seatbelts Yes No
Front and Rear Automatic Locking Retractors No Yes
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers No Yes
Front and Rear Crumple Zones No Yes
Front and Rear Door Mounted Storage No Yes
Front and Rear Map Lights No Yes
Front and Rear Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags No Yes
Front Auxiliary Audio Input Jack No Yes
Front Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Front Dual Illuminated Vanity Mirrors Yes Yes
Front Dual Maplights Yes No
Front Dual Power Lumbar Support No Yes
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats, Driver Side Manually Adjusts 8-Ways Total With Driver Adjustable Seat Height Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats With Adjustable Seat Height and Adjustable Headrests No Yes
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets No Yes
Front Dual Sunvisors Yes Yes
Front Foglights No Yes
Front Passenger Power Seat Adjusts 10 Ways Total No Yes
Front Power 300-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 315-mm Vented Disc Brakes Yes No
Front Power 328-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 310-mm Solid Disc Brakes No Yes
Front Pretensioners With Force Limiters Yes Yes
Front Seatbelt Height Adjusters Yes Yes
Front Stabilizer Bar Yes Yes
Full Size Spare Tire Yes No
Full-Size Spare Tire No Yes
Halogen Headlights Yes No
HomeLink(R) Universal Garage Door Opener No Yes
Illuminated Entry Includes Ignition Key Surround and Footwell No Yes
Illuminated Glovebox No Yes
Independent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent Double Wishbone Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas Charged Shock Absorbers No Yes
Independent MacPherson Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas Charged Shock Absorbers No Yes
Infrared Glass No Yes
Interior Dust and Particle Air Filter No Yes
Interior Load Area Light Yes No
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob Yes No
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob With Audible Confirmation No Yes
L A T C H Yes Yes
Leather Located On Shift Knob No Yes
Leather Steering Wheel No Yes
Lexus Premium Sound System AM/FM Radio With Speed Sensitive Volume and 9 Speakers Total; 6-Disc CD Changer; XM(R) Satellite Radio (Includes 3 Months Of Service, Unavailable In Hawaii, Alaska) No Yes
Live Multi-Link Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Lockable Glovebox Yes No
Maintenance Interval Indicator No Yes
Manual Air Conditioning Yes No
Metallic Paint (If Selected) Yes Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Door Lock/Unlock, Panic Alarm and Rear Liftgate Yes No
Overhead Console Storage Yes No
Panic Alarm Yes Yes
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Yes No
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Activated By Weight and Installed Child Seat No Yes
Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes Yes
Perimeter Lighting Located On Headlights No Yes
Power Door Locks Yes Yes
Power Engine Speed Sensing Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering Yes Yes
Power Flip-Up Liftgate Window Yes No
Power Telescopic Steering Column No Yes
Power Tilt Steering Column No Yes
Power Window Lockout Yes No
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down Yes No
Power Windows With One-Touch Up, One-Touch Down and Pinch Protection No Yes
Projector Beam Halogen Headlights No Yes
Radio Antenna Yes No
Rear 3-Point Center Seatbelt Yes No
Rear 40/20/40 Split Folding Reclining Bench Seat With Adjustable Headrests and Fold-Down Armrest No Yes
Rear 60/40 Split Folding Bench Seat With Adjustable Headrests and Fold-Down Armrest Yes No
Rear and Side Privacy Glass No Yes
Rear Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Rear HVAC Ducts No Yes
Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes Yes
Rear Window Defroster Yes Yes
Rear Window Intermittent Wiper/Washer Yes Yes
Regenerative Braking System No Yes
Remote Decklid Release Located In Vehicle and On Multi-Function Remote No Yes
Remote Fuel Door Release Located Inside Vehicle No Yes
Retractable Cargo Cover Yes No
Retractable Tonneau Cover No Yes
Roadside Assistance Warranty For Unlimited-Miles, 48-Months No Yes
Rollover Sensor No Yes
Roof Rack Yes No
Safety Connect(TM) Telematics With Automatic Collision Notification, Stolen Vehicle Location, Emergency Assistance Button (SOS), and Roadside Assistance Connectivity (Includes 1 Year Of Service) No Yes
SBRP235/60VR18 Tires No Yes
SBRP245/70R16 Tires Yes No
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags No Yes
Second Row 3-Point Center Seatbelt No Yes
Second Row Armrest Storage No Yes
Selective Unlocking No Yes
Separate Driver/Front Passenger Climate Controls No Yes
Side and Rear Privacy Glass Yes No
Side Guard Door Beams Yes Yes
Side Head Curtain Airbags Located In Headliner Yes No
Smart Access Card Key No Yes
Smart Access Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock, Windows, Liftgate, Panic and Illuminated Entry No Yes
Sportmatic(TM) Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission Yes No
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio, Instrumentation Display and Wireless Enabled Devices No Yes
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Cruise Control Yes No
Storage Tray Located Underneath Cargo Area No Yes
SULEV II Emissions No Yes
Tachometer Yes No
Tilt Steering Column Yes No
Tinted Glass No Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes Yes
Tool Kit No Yes
Traction Control Yes Yes
Two Front Power Outlets Yes No
Underbody Tire Carrier Yes No
Underseat Storage Yes No
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes Yes
Vehicle Anti-Lockout No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Engine Immobilizer and Alarm No Yes
Vehicle Dynamics Integrated Management (VDIM) Operated Via VSC Vehicle Stability Control System, TRAC Traction Control, Anti-Lock Brakes, Electronic Brake Assistance, Electronic Brake Force Distribution, Electric Power Steering (EPS) and Electronically Controlled Brakes (ECB) No Yes
Vehicle Stability Control System (VSC) Controlled By ABS No Yes
Voice Activated Controls For Bluetooth(R) Wireless Enabled Devices No Yes
Walnut or Espresso Birds-Eye Maple Genuine Wood Trim Located On Center Floor Console and Doors No Yes
Warning Lights Include Low Fuel Yes No
Warning Lights Include Seatbelts Unfastened No Yes
Windshield Wiper De-Icer Yes No
Wireless Communication Access For Bluetooth(R) Enabled Devices No Yes






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