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Vehicle 2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS A/T 1998 Volvo S70 Series Sedan 4dr Sdn Auto
100 amp alternator No Yes
15" x 6.5" steel wheels No Yes
18.5 gallon fuel tank No Yes
1.8-Liter, I4, 16-Valve, DOHC, MP Engine; Front/Transverse Mounted With Horsepower Of 148@6500, Torque Of 131@4700, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Head Yes No
195/60R15 all-season Michelin SBR tires No Yes
2.4L DOHC 20-valve all aluminum (B5254 S) 168hp, 162 ft/lbs torque in-line 5-cyl engine No Yes
2 front door footwell entry lights No Yes
2 Front Power Outlets Yes No
3792-Lb Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Yes No
3-channel ATE (Mark 20) electronically controlled anti-lock brake system No Yes
3-point seat belts & padded head restraints for all seating positions No Yes
4 front/rear reading lights No Yes
4-speed automatic transmission w/OD No Yes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes No
4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS) No Yes
520 amp battery No Yes
550-Amp/Hour 48 Cold Cranking Amp Battery Yes No
5 mph front/rear bumpers (2.5 mph California) No Yes
5-passenger seating capacity No Yes
60/40 split rear folding bench seat w/pass through feature for long loads No Yes
6-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive Yes No
8-pole accessory connection No Yes
Air conditioning w/dual controls No Yes
AM/FM Radio Seek, Scan, Speed Sensitive Volume and 6 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player; XM Satellite Radio Yes No
AM/FM stereo w/full logic cassette "large format" (SC 813), Volvo CD changer compatibility, anti-theft LED, Dolby, 4x25 watt amplifier w/6 speakers No Yes
Anti squat/dive suspension No Yes
Automatic/Delayed Locking Yes No
Automatic Headlights With Time Delay Yes No
Auxiliary Audio Input Jack Yes No
Battery Saver Yes No
Bodyside protective molding No Yes
Bosch Motronic 4.4 engine management system No Yes
Brake Assistance Yes No
Bright vertical grille No Yes
Carpet Located in Passenger Cabin and Cargo Area/Trunk Yes No
Central pwr door locking system w/2-step unlock feature No Yes
Childproof rear door safety locks No Yes
Child Safety Door Locks Located on Rear Doors Yes No
Chrome Grille, Body Side Moldings, Cladding and Body Color Exterior Door Handles Yes No
City 20/hwy 28 (2.4L engine/4-speed auto trans) No Yes
Coin compartment No Yes
Color keyed bumpers/spoilers/side skirts/side moldings/mirrors No Yes
Compact spare tire No Yes
Cruise control No Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes No
Daytime running light system No Yes
Delayed Power Retention Yes No
Delta-link semi-independent rear suspension w/coil springs, gas charged shocks, rear wheel steering links, 19.5mm stabilizer bar No Yes
Digital ambient temperature gauge No Yes
Digital Clock Yes No
Driver Airbag Yes No
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) No Yes
Driver front passenger knee bolsters No Yes
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 6 Ways Total Yes No
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Heated Exterior Rearview Mirrors Yes No
Dual illuminated sunvisor vanity mirrors No Yes
Dual pwr heated mirrors w/automatic timer No Yes
Exterior Temperature Gauge Yes No
Front 8-way manual adjustable driver bucket seat No Yes
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers Yes No
Front and Rear Cupholders Yes No
Front and Rear Door Mounted Storage Yes No
Front and Rear P195/65TR15 BSW All-Season Tires Yes No
Front and Rear Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down Yes No
Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags Yes No
Front Armrest Storage Yes No
Front automatic seat belt height adjustment & pretensioners No Yes
Front center armrest w/cupholder No Yes
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats Driver Side Adjusts 6 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Passenger Side Adjusts 4 Ways Total, Adjustable Headrests and Fold-Down Center Armrest Yes No
Front mud flaps No Yes
Front passenger bucket seat w/side bolsters & tilt & fold feature No Yes
Front Power 279-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 262-mm Disc Brakes Yes No
Front Pretensioners Yes No
Front Reading Lights Yes No
Front/rear floor mats No Yes
Front Seatbelt Height Adjusters Yes No
Front Stabilizer Bar Yes No
Front Vanity Mirror Yes No
Front wheel drive w/equal length halfshafts No Yes
Halogen headlights w/replaceable bulb No Yes
Illuminated Entry Yes No
Illuminated ignition key location No Yes
Independent Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
In-Glass Radio Antenna Yes No
Instrumentation-inc: 140-MPH speedometer/trip meter/odometer/fuel & coolant temp gauges/7000 RPM tachometer, digital clock No Yes
Interior Air Filter Yes No
Interior courtesy lights w/delay dim down & auto brighten up No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob Yes No
LED center mounted rear stop lamp No Yes
MacPherson hydraulic strut front suspension w/asymmetrically-mounted coil springs on separate isolated subframe w/20mm stabilizer bar No Yes
Memory Device Reader Yes No
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock, Panic Alarm, Perimeter Lighting and Trunk Yes No
"Open door" traffic warning lights on doors No Yes
Overhead Console Storage Yes No
Overhead mounted seatbelt reminders No Yes
Passenger Airbag Yes No
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Yes No
Perimeter Lighting Activated Via Remote Yes No
Power Door Locks Operated Via Key and Remote With Automatic Locking Yes No
Power Electric Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering Yes No
Power Trunk Lock/Unlock Via Multi-Function Remote and Interior Switch Yes No
Pre-wired for security system No Yes
Pwr antenna No Yes
Pwr-assisted 4-wheel disc brakes w/ventilated front & solid rear No Yes
Pwr-assisted variable rack & pinion steering No Yes
Pwr remote fuel tank/trunk release No Yes
Pwr windows w/driver side "auto-down" & rear window lockout No Yes
Rear Center 3-Point Seatbelts Yes No
Rear fog light No Yes
Rear HVAC Ducts Yes No
Rear Window Defroster Yes No
Rear window defroster w/automatic timer No Yes
Remote Fuel Door Release Located Inside Vehicle Yes No
Remote keyless entry w/2-step unlock, trunk release & panic button No Yes
Remote Trunk/Decklid Release Located Inside Vehicle and On Multi-Function Remote Yes No
Replaceable dust/pollen filter for interior No Yes
Roadside Assistance Warranty for 60-Months, Unlimited Miles, Yes No
Safety cage passenger compartment construction No Yes
Seat back storage pockets No Yes
Seatback Storage Pockets Yes No
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags Yes No
Seat Type=bench Yes No
Semi-Independent Torsion Beam Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Separate self adjusting drum parking brake No Yes
Side Guard Door Beams Yes No
Side impact protection system-inc: front airbags seat mounted airbags & anti-intrusion beams No Yes
Spare Tire Credit/Delete Yes No
Steel Wheels, Front 15-in. X 6-in. and Rear 15-in. X 6-in. Yes No
Tachometer Yes No
Tilt Steering Column Yes No
Tilt/telescopic steering column No Yes
Tinted Glass Yes No
Tinted windows No Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes No
TLEV (Transitional Low Emission Vehicle) Certification No Yes
Tool kit No Yes
Traction Control Controlled by Engine Management Yes No
Trip Computer With Trip Odometer Yes No
Trunk compartment light No Yes
Trunk/Interior Load Area Light Yes No
Twin Complex Surface Halogen Headlights Yes No
ULEV II Emissions Yes No
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm Yes No
Vehicle Stability Control System Yes No
Velour upholstery No Yes
Warning/indicator lamps-inc: rear trunk, windshield washer/low fuel/coolant level, rear fog lamp, high beam, bulb failure, SRS, battery, low oil pressure, brakes, ABS, gear change, check engine, lambdasond (emissions control), service reminder No Yes
Warning Lights Include Coolant Temperature, Door Ajar, Electrical System, Key-In-Ignition, Low Fuel and Oil Pressure Yes No
Wiring for front fog lights No Yes

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