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2003 Saab 3-Sep Linear Sport Sedan

Anti-Theft & Locks
Peripheral anti-theft protection
Braking & Traction
Electronic traction control via ABS & engine management
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Brake assist system
12v power outlet:
Engines & Emissions
Premium unleaded fuel
Fuel economy
Coefficient of drag: 0.28
1988 cc 2 liters in-line 4 front engine with 86 mm bore, 86 mm stroke, 9.5 compression ratio, double overhead cam and four valves per cylinder
Emission control level FED
Multi-point injection fuel system
62 liter 16.4 gallon main premium unleaded fuel tank
Entertainment, Communication & Navigation
Cellular phone
Seven speakers
Internet connection
Element antenna
Audio system with AM/FM radio and CD player
Exterior, Design, Paint & Finish
Black paint , gloss paint , mica paint
Part-painted front and rear bumpers
Body side molding
Exterior Lighting
Headlight control with time delay switch-off
Rear fog lights
Day time running lights
Front fog lights
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
Turbo compressor
Air conditioning with climate control and rear outlet
Passenger seat secondary ventilation controls
Ventilation system with recirculation setting and micro filter
Low fuel level warning
Service interval indicator
Voice activating system
Door ajar warning
Online information system
Computer with average speed, average fuel consumption, instantaneous fuel consumption and range for remaining fuel
Cruise control
Low washer fluid level warning
Interior, Design, Decor & Floor Covering
Front seat center armrest
Luxury trim leather on gearknob and alloy look on dashboard
Floor covering: carpet in load area
Front seats cup holders , rear seats cup holders
Floor mats
Rear seat center armrest with trunk access
Interior Lighting
Illuminated entry system
Cargo area light
Front and rear reading lights
Remote Controls & Remote Releases
Remote power locks includes trunk/hatch
Mechanical remote trunk/hatch release
Remote audio controls
Two height adjustable active head restraints on front seats , two height adjustable head restraints on rear seats
Driver and passenger front airbag with occupant sensors
Front and rear roof airbag
Front and rear side airbag
Bucket electrically adjustable driver seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment and tilt adjustment , bucket electrically adjustable passenger seat with height adjustment and tilt adjustment
Cargo capacity: rear seat down (liters): 1303, rear seat down (cu ft): 46, all seats in place (liters): 419 and all seats in place (cu ft): 14.8
Three asymmetrical split bench front facing rear seats with zero adjustments
Door pockets/bins for driver seat, passenger seat and rear seats
Front seat back storage
Seating: five seats
Leather seat upholstery
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side, passenger side and center side
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners
Stability control
Leather covered steering wheel with tilt adjustment and telescopic adjustment
Power steering
Lockable glove compartment
Load restraint net
Cargo area cover/rear parcel shelf
Full dashboard console with open storage box , full floor console with covered storage box
Strut front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , multi-link rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
Manual five-speed transmission with shift lever on floor
Wheels & Tires
Internal spare wheel
Four-wheel ABS
External dimensions: overall length (mm): 4636, overall length (inches): 182.5, overall width (mm): 1753, overall width (inches): 69, overall height (mm): 1443, overall height (inches): 56.8, wheelbase (mm): 2675, wheelbase (inches): 105.3, front track (mm): 1519, front track (inches): 59.8, rear track (mm): 1506, rear track (inches): 59.3, curb to curb turning circle (mm): 10790 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 35.4
Front-wheel drive
Front and rear alloy wheels with 15 inch rim diam
Front and rear tires with 215 mm tire width and 55% tire profile
Windows, Mirrors & Wipers
Rear view mirror
Tinted glass on cabin
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
Driver and passenger power heated partial-painted door mirrors
Rear window with defogger and intermittent
Heat reflective glass
Front power windows with two one-touch , rear power windows
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror
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