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Vehicle 2011 Chevrolet Aveo5 2LT 2001 Saab 9-5 4dr Wgn Aero Auto
12-volt 70-amp/hr battery No Yes
130-amp alternator No Yes
1.6-Liter Ecotec, I4, 16-Valve, DOHC, MPFI Engine; Front Mounted With Horsepower Of 108@6400, Torque Of 105@4000 Cast Iron Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads Yes No
17-mm Front Stabilizer Bar Yes No
17" x 7" 3-spoke light alloy wheels No Yes
18.5 gallon fuel tank No Yes
225/45R17 low-profile performance SBR tires No Yes
2.3L DOHC EFI 16-valve high output turbocharged I4 engine No Yes
2 cup holders in rear seat armrest No Yes
2 Front and 1 Rear; 3 Cupholders Total Yes No
2 Front Power Outlets, 1 Integrated With Cigarette Lighter Yes No
3-point safety belts at all seating positions No Yes
3-position driver seat memory No Yes
3-position memory feature for mirrors-inc: tilt-down passenger mirror No Yes
40/60/100 fold-down rear seat w/center armrest & trunk pass-through No Yes
4-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission w/3 shift programs No Yes
4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS) No Yes
550 Cold Cranking Amp Battery Yes No
5-MPH bumpers No Yes
5 MPH impact resistant front/rear bumpers No Yes
5-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive Yes No
95-Amp Alternator Yes No
Aerodynamic headlamps w/flush lenses, halogen headlamp bulbs, courtesy delay No Yes
Aero-specific exterior styling package No Yes
AM/FM Radio With Seek, Scan, Premium Sound System and 6 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player, XM(R) Satellite Radio (Includes 3 Months Of Service, Unavailable In Hawaii and Alaska) Yes No
Anti-theft alarm system w/engine immobilizing No Yes
Audible Warnings Include Headlights-On, Seatbelts Unfastened, Door Ajar and Key-In-Ignition Yes No
Auto dimming rearview mirror No Yes
Automatic climate control system w/separate driver/passenger heating controls No Yes
Automatic front safety belt pretensioners No Yes
Automatic Locking Retractors Yes No
Battery Saver Yes No
Cargo Area Cover Yes No
CargoTracks load securing system No Yes
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin Yes No
Childproof rear door locks No Yes
Child Safety Door Locks Located On Rear Doors Yes No
Child seat top tether anchors No Yes
City 19/hwy 25 (2.3L engine/4-speed auto trans) No Yes
Classic leather upholstery No Yes
Collapsible steering column No Yes
Compact Spare Tire Yes No
Crash Sensor Sends GPS Signal Yes No
Cruise Control Yes No
Crumple Zones Yes No
Cup holder in dashboard fascia No Yes
Cup holder in front center console No Yes
Daytime running lights No Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes No
Digital Clock Yes No
Door instep illumination No Yes
Door storage compartments No Yes
Double, dividable sun visors w/dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors No Yes
Drive-By-Wire Control Yes No
Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes No
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system No Yes
Driver & front passenger head/torso side-impact airbags No Yes
Driver Manual Lumber Support Yes No
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Heated Exterior Rearview Mirrors Yes No
Electrically adjustable/heated rearview mirrors, RH split wide-angle No Yes
Electronic speed control No Yes
Electronic traction control system No Yes
Electrostatic/adsorptive charcoal cabin air filter No Yes
ETR AM/FM sound system w/cassette, compact disc player, Harman Kardon tuned audio system, 240-watt amplifier, 8 speakers, antenna amplifier No Yes
Front Air Dam Yes No
Front and Rear 3-Point Seatbelts Yes No
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers Yes No
Front Auxiliary Audio Input Jack Yes No
Front Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
Front Cigarette Lighter With Front Ashtray Yes No
Front cornering lamps No Yes
Front Dual Door Mounted Storage Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats, Driver Side Manually Adjusts 6 Ways Total, Passenger Side Manually Adjusts 4 Ways Total With Driver Adjustable Seat Height, Adjustable Headrests and Driver Fold-Down Armrest Yes No
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets Yes No
Front Dual Sunvisors Yes No
Front Dual Vanity Mirrors Yes No
Front Foglights Yes No
Front Lower Console Storage Located On Floor Yes No
Front Power 256-mm X 24-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 200-Mmx 35-mm Drum Brakes Yes No
Front Pretensioners With Load Limiters Yes No
Front/rear fog lamps (2000) No Yes
Front/rear head restraints for all positions No Yes
Front/rear seat "submarining" protection No Yes
Front seatback storage compartments No Yes
Front Seatbelt Height Adjusters Yes No
Front Side Airbags With Head Protection Yes No
Front wheel drive No Yes
Glovebox Yes No
Halogen Headlights Yes No
Headlamp wiper/washer system No Yes
Height/telescopic-adjustable steering column No Yes
Hydraulically actuated clutch No Yes
Independent front MacPherson strut suspension w/stabilizer bar, coil springs w/twin-pipe gas shock absorbers No Yes
Independent McPherson Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent multi-link rear suspension w/coil springs, gas shock absorbers, inner/outer stabilizer bars No Yes
Instrumentation-inc analog speedometer, tachometer, fuel/temp guages, digital odometer/trip odometer, turbo guage (2000) No Yes
Integrated roof rails (2000) No Yes
Interior courtesy light w/delay No Yes
Internal trunk close handle No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob Yes No
L A T C H Yes No
Leather shift knob & handbrake No Yes
Leather wrapped sport steering wheel No Yes
Luggage tie-down loops & cargo net No Yes
Maintenance Interval Indicator For Oil Quality Yes No
Manual Air Conditioning Yes No
Map Lights Yes No
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock and Panic Alarm Yes No
Night panel dashboard feature No Yes
OnStar(R) Hands-Free Calling With Telephone Yes No
OnStar(R) Stolen Vehicle Assistance With Vehicle Slowdown Yes No
OnStar(R) Telematics System With 6 Months Safe and Sound Plan. Includes Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist and Roadside Assistance Yes No
OnStar(R) Telematics System With 6 Months Safe and Sound Plan. Includes Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Remote Door Unlock, Roadside Assistance, Remote Horn and Lights, Hands-Free Calling, Vehicle Diagnostics and Low Mileage Discount Yes No
OnStar Telematics Communications System No Yes
Overhead Console Storage Yes No
Panic Alarm Yes No
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Yes No
Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes No
Passenger assist handles for all outboard seating positions No Yes
Power Door Locks Operated Via Remote and Internal Switch Yes No
Power Rack and Pinion Steering Yes No
Power Window Lockout Yes No
Power Windows Yes No
Prewiring for trunk-mounted 6-disc compact disc changer No Yes
Protective body-side moldings No Yes
Pwr 4-wheel disc brakes (front ventilated) No Yes
Pwr adjustable front seats w/adjustable armrest No Yes
Pwr rack & pinion steering No Yes
Pwr windows No Yes
Radio Antenna 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 HVAC Ducts Yes No
Rear side window demisters No Yes
Rear Spoiler Yes No
Rear Window Defroster Yes No
Rear window defroster (2000) No Yes
Rear window-mounted dual antenna system No Yes
Rear Window Wiper/Washer Yes No
Refrigerated locking glove box w/illumination No Yes
Remote Fuel Door Release Located Inside Vehicle Yes No
Remote keyless entry w/central locking feature No Yes
Remote Liftgate Release Located Inside Vehicle Yes No
Remote trunk/fuel filler door releases No Yes
Rigid cargo shelf No Yes
Roadside Assistance Warranty For 100000-Miles, 60-Months Yes No
Saab active head restraints (SAHR) for front seats No Yes
Saab car computer No Yes
SBRP185/55R15 BSW All-Season Tires Yes No
Semi-automatic front/rear outboard safety belt height adjusters No Yes
Semi-Independent Torsion Beam Rear Suspension With Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Side Guard Door Beams Yes No
Side guidance reversing lights No Yes
Side impact protection system No Yes
Side-mounted direction indicator lights No Yes
Sport-tuned suspension No Yes
Steel Wheels, 15-In. X 6-In. Yes No
Steering wheel radio controls No Yes
Tachometer Yes No
Telephone Antenna Yes No
Textile floor mats No Yes
Theater Style Rear Seating Yes No
Tilt Steering Column Yes No
Tilt steering wheel No Yes
Tinted Glass Yes No
Tinted heat-absorbent glass No Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes No
Trip Computer Yes No
Trunk Light Yes No
Upgraded Cloth Seats Yes No
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm Yes No
Vehicle Location System Yes No
Voice Activated Controls For Phone Yes No
Walnut instrument panel No Yes
Warning lights-inc: open door/trunk, lamp failure, low fluids No Yes
Windshield wiper/washer system w/interval wipe feature (2000) No Yes

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