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2003 Mitsubishi Galant
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4-Door Sedan 2.4L Automatic DE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Automatic DE 21 27 $16,738 $17,857
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Automatic ES 21 27 $17,362 $18,717
4-Door Sedan 3.0L Automatic ES 20 27 $18,669 $20,137
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Automatic LS 21 27 $19,771 $21,317
4-Door Sedan 3.0L Automatic LS 20 27 $21,656 $23,347
4-Door Sedan 3.0L Automatic GTZ 20 27 $22,853 $24,637
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4-Door Sedan Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual 23 29 $16,365 $16,749
4-Door Sedan Automatic 23 29 $16,854 $17,249
4-Door Sedan Manual S 23 29 $17,395 $18,599
4-Door Sedan Automatic S 23 29 $17,863 $19,099
4-Door Sedan Manual SE 21 26 $20,946 $22,649
4-Door Sedan Automatic SL 23 29 $21,363 $23,099
4-Door Sedan Automatic SE 19 26 $21,409 $23,149
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,738
$16,365
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,857
$16,749
Monthly Payment Estimate
$298 / month
$279 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 23 mpg
Highway
27 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Midsize Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
36.3 36.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
97.6 103.2
Front Head Room (in)
39.9 40.8
Second Hip Room (in)
53.9 52.7
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.5 56.7
Second Head Room (in)
37.7 37.6
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.2 56.1
Front Leg Room (in)
43.5 43.9
Front Hip Room (in)
52.4 53.0
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
NA 27.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
68.5 70.4
Track Width, Front (in)
59.4 61.0
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.9 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
187.8 191.5
Height, Overall (in)
55.7 57.9
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.3 61.2
Wheelbase (in)
103.7 110.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.6 15.6
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.9 x 1.01 11.7 x 0.35
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 11.5 x 0.35
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.0 x 1.56 NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.3 20.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.15 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.8 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.1 37.4
Steering Type
Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P195/65R15 P205/65R16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P195/65R15 P205/65R16
Spare Tire Size
T125/70D15 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3031 3001
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
15 x 4.0T - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
7.4 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
90 110
Engine
Displacement
2.4L/143 CID 2.5L/- TBD -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
140 @ 5500 175 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
155 @ 4000 180 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
4G64 NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
27 29
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.26
Trans Type
4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.77
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.48 2.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.53 1.94
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.04 4.13
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.71 0.95
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.84 3.42
Summary
Vehicle Name
Mitsubishi Galant Nissan Altima
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.66 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson strut Independent Strut

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