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Selected Style 4-Door FWD Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door FWD Manual 23 29 $15,915 $17,055
4-Door AWD VTi Automatic 21 26 $20,253 $21,720
4-Door FWD Automatic V6 20 28 $21,123 $22,655
4-Door AWD Automatic V6 19 25 $22,666 $24,315
4-Door FWD Automatic 22 27 $19,225 $20,615
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
$15,915
$18,216
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,055
$19,380
Monthly Payment Estimate
$284 / month
$323 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6 57.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100 103.7
Second Leg Room (in) 36.8 37.2
Front Head Room (in) 40.4 40.7
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7 47.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.4 56.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 40.3 42.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.3 56.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 40.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.0 59.7
Wheelbase (in) 106.6 104.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.5 71.6
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0 60.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.0 10.2
Length, Overall (in) 181.3 174.4
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 66.5 70.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 30.8 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) 63.8 69.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.8 x 1.7 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 1.0 11.3 x 1.1
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 11.2 x 0.5
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.3 20.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.46 3.42
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.8 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.4 35.9
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - TBB
Rear Tire Size P215/70SR16 P225/75R16
Rear Tire Order Code - TBD - TR7
Front Tire Size P215/70SR16 P225/75R16
Spare Tire Size T155/90D16 Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code - TBD - TR7
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 2000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3207 3538
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4.0 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.4 10.1
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 136
Engine
Displacement 2.2L/134 2.4L/148
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 143 @ 5400 150 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SEFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 152 @ 4000 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L61 ED1
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 26
Transmission
Trans Type 5 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive 2-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31 4.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 2.61
Trans Order Code MG3 DEH
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.41 4.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.98 1.25
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 4.46
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.35 1.72
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Saturn VUE Jeep Liberty
Body Style 4 Door SUV 4 Door
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Indep Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Three-Link Coil springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Trailing arm
 
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