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Vehicle 2009 Chevrolet Malibu LT1 1998 Mazda Millenia 4dr Sdn S
16" aluminum wheels No Yes
18.0 gallon fuel tank No Yes
19-mm Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes No
22-mm Front Stabilizer Bar Yes No
2.3L DOHC MFI 24-valve Miller-cycle V6 engine w/Lysholm compressor/dual intercoolers No Yes
2.4-Liter, I4, 16-Valve, DOHC, MPFI Engine; Front Mounted With Horsepower Of 169@6400, Torque Of 160@4500, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads Yes No
2 Front and 2 Rear; 4 Cupholders Total Yes No
2 Front Power Outlets Yes No
3-point manual front safety belts w/height-adjustable shoulder belt anchors No Yes
3-point outboard rear safety belts w/rear center lap belt No Yes
4-Speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission With Overdrive Yes No
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD, lockup torque converter No Yes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes No
65 amp/hr battery (1997) No Yes
8-way pwr driver seat No Yes
8-way pwr front passenger seat No Yes
90 amp alternator (1997) No Yes
All-Speed Traction Control Yes No
AM/FM Radio With Seek, Scan, Speed Sensitive Volume and 6 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player; XM(R) Satellite Radio Yes No
AM/FM stereo w/cassette, CD player No Yes
Anti-lock brake system No Yes
Anti-theft alarm system No Yes
Ash tray & cigarette lighter No Yes
Automatic climate control system w/air conditioning, rear seat heater vents No Yes
Automatic Headlights With Automatic On and Dusk Sensor Yes No
Automatic transmission shift interlock No Yes
Auxiliary Input Jack Yes No
Battery Yes No
Battery Saver Yes No
Black Grill Yes No
Body Color Located On Exterior Door Handles Yes No
Bose 5-speaker sound system No Yes
Brake Assistance Yes No
Break-away rearview mirror No Yes
Breakerless electronic ignition system No Yes
Carpeted floor mats No Yes
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Trunk Yes No
Center console-inc: cupholder, storage compartment No Yes
Child Safety Door Locks Located On Rear Doors Yes No
Child-safety rear door locks No Yes
Chrome Alloy Wheels, 17-In. Yes No
Chrome and Body Color Body Side Moldings Yes No
Chrome Located On Exhaust Pipe Yes No
City 20/hwy 28 (2.3L engine/4-speed auto trans) No Yes
Cloth Seats Yes No
Compact Spare Tire Yes No
Covered front door storage compartments No Yes
Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Floor Yes No
Crash Sensor Sends GPS Signal Yes No
Cruise Control Yes No
Cruise control w/steering wheel-mounted controls No Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes No
Digital Clock Yes No
Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes No
Driver and Front Passenger Vanity Mirror Yes No
Driver & front passenger air bag Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) No Yes
Driver Manual Lumbar Support Yes No
Driver Power Seat Yes No
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Exterior Rearview Mirrors Yes No
Dual exhaust outlets w/bright finishers No Yes
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors w/covers No Yes
Dual map lights No Yes
Dual pwr mirrors No Yes
Electronic Brake Force Distribution Yes No
Electronic traction control No Yes
Energy-absorbing crumple zones No Yes
Energy-absorbing steering column & instrument panel No Yes
Engine-RPM-sensing variable pwr-assist rack & pinion steering No Yes
Exterior Temperature Gauge Yes No
Free-surface reflector halogen headlamps No Yes
Front Air Dam Yes No
Front and Rear 3-Point Seatbelts Yes No
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers Yes No
Front and Rear Crumple Zones Yes No
Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags Yes No
Front Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
Front Dual Door Mounted Storage Yes No
Front Dual Pretensioners Yes No
Front Dual Reading Lights Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats With Driver Adjustable Seat Height and Adjustable Headrests Yes No
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets Yes No
Front Dual Sunvisors Yes No
Front Power 296-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 276-mm Solid Disc Brakes Yes No
Front stabilizer bar No Yes
Front wheel drive No Yes
Glovebox Yes No
Halogen Headlights Yes No
Illuminated entry system No Yes
Independent MacPherson Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent multi-link front suspension w/coil springs No Yes
Independent multi-link rear suspension w/3-lateral/2-longitudinal links, coil springs No Yes
Independent Multi-Link Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas Charged Shock Absorbers Yes No
Integral projector-beam fog lamps No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob Yes No
L A T C H Yes No
Leather seat trim No Yes
Leather-wrapped steering wheel No Yes
Lockable glove box No Yes
Manual Air Conditioning Yes No
Metallic Paint (If Selected) Yes No
Multi-Function Remote Operates Door Lock/Unlock and Alarm Yes No
OnStar(R) Hands-Free Calling With Telephone Yes No
OnStar(R) Stolen Vehicle Assistance Yes No
OnStar(R) Telematics System With 12 Months Directions and Connections Plan. Includes Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist and Roadside Assistance Yes No
OnStar(R) Telematics System With 12 Months Directions and Connections Plan. Includes Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Remote Door Unlock, Roadside Assistance, Remote Horn and Lights, Turn-By-Turn Navigation, Hands-Free Calling, Vehicle Diagnostics and Low Mileage Discount Yes No
OnStar(R) Turn-By-Turn Navigation Aid Yes No
Overhead Console Storage Yes No
P215/55VR16 all-season SBR tires No Yes
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Yes No
Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes No
Passenger assist grips No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering Yes No
Power Window Lockout Yes No
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down Yes No
Pre-Programmed Equalizer Yes No
Pre-wiring for accessory trunk-mounted CD changer No Yes
Programmable Power Door Locks With Automatic Locking Yes No
Pwr-assisted 4-wheel disc brakes (front ventilated) No Yes
Pwr door locks No Yes
Pwr sliding-glass moonroof w/tilt-up ventilation feature, interior sunshade No Yes
Pwr tilt steering column w/memory No Yes
Pwr windows w/driver-side 1-touch down feature No Yes
Radio Antenna Yes No
Radio Data System Yes No
Rear 3-Point Center Seatbelt Yes No
Rear 60/40 Split Folding Bench Seat With Adjustable Headrests Yes No
Rear Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
Rear window defogger w/automatic shut-off No Yes
Rear Window Defroster Yes No
Rear window-mounted diversity antenna No Yes
Reclining front bucket seats w/adjustable head restraints No Yes
Remote keyless entry system No Yes
Remote releases-inc: fuel door, trunk No Yes
Remote Trunk Release Located Inside Vehicle Yes No
SBRP215/55R17 BSW, Touring Tires Yes No
Seat Belt Height Adjuster Yes No
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags With Head Protection Yes No
Side Guard Door Beams Yes No
Side-impact door beams No Yes
Solar-Ray(R) Tinted Glass Yes No
StabiliTrak(R) Vehicle Stability Control System Yes No
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio and Cruise Control Yes No
Tachometer Yes No
Tachometer, engine coolant temperature guage, trip odometer No Yes
Telephone Antenna Yes No
Telescoping Steering Column Yes No
Temporary spare tire No Yes
Theftlock(R) Radio Anti-Theft Yes No
Tilt Steering Column Yes No
Tinted glass w/upper windshield sunshade band No Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes No
Trip Computer Yes No
Trunk Anti-Trap Device Yes No
Variable intermittent windshield wipers No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Lockout Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via PASS-Key III Plus Engine Immobilizer and Alarm Yes No
Vehicle Speed Sensitive Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes No
Voice Activated Controls For Phone Yes No

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