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Vehicle 2009 Chevrolet Malibu LTZ 2000 Pontiac Grand Am 4dr Sdn SE2
105-amp alternator No Yes
15.2 gallon fuel tank No Yes
16" multi-spoke cast aluminum wheels No Yes
19-mm Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes No
22-mm Front Stabilizer Bar Yes No
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
2 Subwoofers Yes No
3.4L (207) SFI V6 3400 engine No Yes
3-Function HomeLink(R) Universal Garage Door Opener Yes No
3-passenger rear seat w/integrated headrests No Yes
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD No Yes
4-spoke sport steering wheel No Yes
4-way manual driver seat-inc: manual fore/aft & pwr seat height adjustments No Yes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes No
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) No Yes
6-Speed Electronically Controlled Adaptive, Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission With Overdrive Yes No
Adaptive Automatic Transmission Yes No
Air conditioning No Yes
Alloy Wheels, 18-In. Yes No
All-Speed Traction Control Yes No
AM/FM Radio With 210-Watts Seek, Scan, Speed Sensitive Volume and 8 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player; XM(R) Satellite Radio Yes No
Ashtray/lighter No Yes
Automatic Climate Control Yes No
Automatic Headlights With Automatic On and Dusk Sensor Yes No
Automatic light control No Yes
Automatic pwr door locks-inc: unlock/relock feature No Yes
Auxiliary Input Jack Yes No
Battery Yes No
Battery Saver Yes No
Body-color wide body-side moldings No Yes
Brake Assistance Yes No
Brake/transmission shift interlock No Yes
Cargo Net Yes No
Carpeted Cargo Mat Yes No
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Trunk Yes No
Child-resistant rear door locks No Yes
Child Safety Door Locks Located On Rear Doors Yes No
Chrome and Body Color Body Side Moldings Yes No
Chrome Grill Yes No
Chrome Located On Exterior Door Handles Yes No
City 20/hwy 32 (3.4L engine/4-speed auto trans) No Yes
Compact spare tire No Yes
Compact Spare Tire Yes No
Compass Yes No
Composite wraparound headlamps-inc: reflector optics, delayed off mode No Yes
Controlled-cycle variable intermittent "wet-arm" windshield wipers 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/resume speed No Yes
Daytime running lamps No Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes No
Delco Freedom battery w/rundown protection No Yes
Digital Clock Yes No
Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes No
Driver and Front Passenger Illuminated Vanity Mirror Yes No
Driver & front passenger next generation airbags No Yes
Driver Manual Lumbar Support Yes No
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total Yes No
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Heated Exterior Rearview Mirrors With Drivers Side Electrochromic Yes No
Dual sport body-color pwr mirrors No Yes
Dual visor vanity mirrors No Yes
Electric rear window defogger No Yes
Electrochromic Interior Rearview Mirror Yes No
Electronic Brake Force Distribution Yes No
Enhanced Traction System (ETS) No Yes
ETR AM stereo/FM stereo w/compact disc, graphic equalizer-inc: seek, clock No Yes
Exterior Temperature Gauge Yes No
Fog lamps 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 Reading Lights Yes No
Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags Yes No
Front Dual Door Mounted Storage Yes No
Front Dual Pretensioners Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Heated Bucket Seats With Adjustable Seat Height and Adjustable Headrests Yes No
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets Yes No
Front Dual Sunvisors Yes No
Front floor console w/storage, armrest, coinholder No Yes
Front Foglights Yes No
Front hollow stabilizer bar No Yes
Front Passenger Power Seat Adjusts 6 Ways Total Yes No
Front Power 296-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 276-mm Solid Disc Brakes Yes No
Front/rear carpeted floor mats No Yes
Front/rear outboard lap/shoulder safety belts No Yes
Front wheel drive No Yes
Glovebox Yes No
Halogen Headlights Yes No
Headlamp-on warning light No Yes
Height-adjustable front shoulder belt guide loops No Yes
High-performance 6-speaker sound system w/high-mounted tweeters No Yes
Illuminated entry w/"theater" dimming No Yes
Independent MacPherson Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent MacPherson strut front suspension w/lower control arms No Yes
Independent Multi-Link Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas Charged Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent tri-link rear suspension No Yes
Instrumentation-inc: analog speedometer, tachometer, trip odometer, coolant temp/fuel gauges No Yes
Interior lamp group-inc: trunk light No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob Yes No
L A T C H Yes No
Leather Located On Shift Knob Yes No
Leather Seats Yes No
Leather Steering Wheel Yes No
Leather-wrapped steering wheel/shift knob/parking brake handle No Yes
Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission Yes No
Metallic Paint (If Selected) Yes No
Multi-Function Remote Operates Door Lock/Unlock, Alarm and Ignition 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
P225/50R16 touring SBR BSW tires(Note: tire chains should not be used) No Yes
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Yes No
Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes No
PassLock II theft deterrent system No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering Yes No
Power Window Lockout Yes No
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Up and One-Touch Down Yes No
Pre-Programmed Equalizer Yes No
Programmable Power Door Locks With Automatic Locking Yes No
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes No Yes
Pwr remote trunk release No Yes
Pwr windows w/driver-side express down 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 cornering lamps No Yes
Rear outboard child comfort guides No Yes
Rear solid stabilizer bar No Yes
Rear Window Defroster Yes No
Redondo/Patina cloth reclining front bucket sport seats-inc: up-level seat design, seatback storage pockets No Yes
Remote Ignition Yes No
Remote keyless entry No Yes
Remote Trunk Release Located Inside Vehicle Yes No
SBRP225/50R18 BSW, Touring Tires Yes No
Seat Belt Height Adjuster Yes No
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags With Head Protection Yes No
Side-door guard beams No Yes
Side Guard Door Beams Yes No
Soft fascia bumpers w/integral rub strips No Yes
Solar heat-rejecting glass No Yes
Solar-Ray(R) Tinted Glass Yes No
Split folding rear seat No Yes
StabiliTrak(R) Vehicle Stability Control System Yes No
Stainless steel exhaust system No Yes
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio, Cruise Control and Transmission Yes No
Steering wheel radio controls No Yes
Tachometer Yes No
Telephone Antenna Yes No
Telescoping Steering Column Yes No
Theftlock(R) Radio Anti-Theft Yes No
Tilt steering column No Yes
Tilt Steering Column Yes No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes No
Trip Computer Yes No
Trunk Anti-Trap Device Yes No
Trunk storage net No Yes
Upgraded Front Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
Upgraded Rear Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
USB Port Yes No
Variable-effort pwr rack & pinion steering 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 Bluetooth(R) Enabled Devices Yes No
Voice Activated Controls For Phone Yes No
Wireless Communication Access For Bluetooth(R) Enabled Devices Yes No

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