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Selected Style 4-Door S FWD V6
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door FWD V6 S 20 25 $24,967 $27,150
4-Door FWD V6 SL 20 25 $26,346 $28,650
4-Door FWD V6 SE 20 25 $27,220 $29,600
4-Door AWD V6 S 20 24 $26,439 $28,750
4-Door AWD V6 SL 20 24 $27,818 $30,250
4-Door AWD V6 SE 20 24 $28,692 $31,200
4-Door Sport
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sport 21 26 $18,216 $19,380
4-Door Renegade 18 22 $20,750 $22,165
4-Door Limited 17 22 $22,161 $23,715
4-Door 4WD Sport 20 24 $19,610 $20,890
4-Door 4WD Renegade 18 22 $22,144 $23,675
4-Door 4WD Limited 17 22 $23,555 $25,225
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,967
$18,216
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$27,150
$19,380
Monthly Payment Estimate
$453 / month
$323 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 43.4 40.8
Front Hip Room (in) 56.2 57.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 109.9 103.7
Second Leg Room (in) 36.1 37.2
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 40.7
Second Hip Room (in) 56.6 47.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.6 56.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.7 42.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 59.1 56.5
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 30.4 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 64.0 59.7
Wheelbase (in) 111.2 104.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.0 71.6
Track Width, Front (in) 64.2 60.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.0 10.2
Length, Overall (in) 187.6 174.4
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 66.5 70.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 32.6 29.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 81.6 69.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.13 x 0.63 11.2 x 0.5
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 x 1.1 11.3 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.7 20.5
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 3.42
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.6 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 35.9
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA TBB
Rear Tire Size P235/65TR18 P225/75R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA TR7
Front Tire Size P235/65TR18 P225/75R16
Spare Tire Size T165/90D18 Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code NA TR7
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 2000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3835 3538
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.2 10.1
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Engine
Displacement 3.5L/214 2.4L/148
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 5800 150 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System SMFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 246 @ 4400 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA ED1
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 21
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) NA 1.72
Trans Type 1 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive 2-Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.766 4.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) NA 2.61
Trans Order Code NA DEH
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 5.17 4.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 1.25
Trans Description Cont. CVT Automatic Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) NA 4.46
Summary
Vehicle Name Nissan Murano Jeep Liberty
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Trailing arm
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 20 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 26 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Coil springs
 
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