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Selected Style 4-Door 112" WB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 112" WB 15 20 $24,620 $27,255
4-Door 112" WB AWD 14 19 $26,790 $29,720
4-Door 112" WB 4WD 15 19 $26,380 $29,255
4-Door Laredo
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 4WD Laredo 16 21 $25,339 $27,965
4-Door 4WD Limited 16 21 $30,817 $34,190
4-Door Laredo 16 21 $23,571 $25,995
4-Door Limited 16 21 $28,644 $31,760
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,620
$23,571
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$27,255
$25,995
Monthly Payment Estimate
$454 / month
$433 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating Read Our Full Review
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 35.8 35.3
Front Head Room (in) 39.9 39.7
Second Hip Room (in) 51.6 52.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.2 58.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.3 39.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 57.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 41.4
Front Hip Room (in) 52.3 56.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 144.8 100.1
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 33.7 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.2 72.3
Track Width, Front (in) 58.5 59.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.7 9.1
Length, Overall (in) 190.1 181.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 46.9 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 70.5 69.4
Liftover Height (in) 29.1 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.5 59.4
Wheelbase (in) 111.6 105.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 71.4 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 80.2 72.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.9 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 38.7 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 43.5 39.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 1.02 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 x 0.47 - TBD -
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.0 20.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 40.4 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0 14.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.3 36.5
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power Recirculating Ball
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 3.4
Tires
Rear Tire Size P225/70R15 P225/75R16
Rear Tire Order Code T7H NA
Front Tire Size P225/70R15 P225/75R16
Spare Tire Size P225/70R15 Compact
Front Tire Order Code T7H NA
Spare Tire Order Code T7H NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 525
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 350
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3942 3739
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 16 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 18.5 15.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 625
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95 136
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 5250 195 @ 4600
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I6
Fuel System SEFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 240 @ 3250 230 @ 3000
Engine Order Code 99E ERH
Displacement 4.0L/245 4.0L/242
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 21
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.10 2.20
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.86 1.54
Trans Order Code 44D DGB
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.55
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.69
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.47 2.74
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75 NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Mercury Mountaineer Jeep Grand Cherokee
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.77 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Computer-Selected Solid Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Leaf Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent SLA Solid Axle
 
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