Compare 1997 Toyota RAV4 vs 1997 Jeep Cherokee

1997 Toyota RAV4
1997 Jeep Cherokee
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2-Door Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Manual 24 30 $13,779 $15,118
4-Door Manual 24 30 $14,417 $15,818
2-Door Automatic 24 29 $14,738 $16,168
2-Door Manual 4WD 22 26 $14,801 $16,518
4-Door Automatic 24 29 $15,375 $16,868
4-Door Manual 4WD 22 26 $15,428 $17,218
4-Door Automatic 4WD 22 27 $16,368 $18,268
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2-Door SE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door SE 20 23 $14,383 $15,300
4-Door SE 20 23 $15,349 $16,340
2-Door 4WD SE 20 23 $15,782 $16,815
4-Door 4WD SE 20 23 $16,744 $17,850
2-Door Sport 15 20 $16,225 $17,915
4-Door Sport 15 20 $17,156 $18,950
2-Door 4WD Sport 15 20 $17,574 $19,425
4-Door 4WD Sport 15 20 $18,505 $20,460
4-Door Country 15 20 $19,756 $21,905
4-Door 4WD Country 15 20 $21,110 $23,420
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,779
$14,383
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,118
$15,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$252 / month
$255 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
24 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
30 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Special Purpose Special Purpose Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
39.6 44.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.3 55.2
Passenger Capacity
4 5
Second Head Room (in)
38.6 38.5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
50.2 55.2
Front Leg Room (in)
39.5 41.4
Front Hip Room (in)
55.8 55.2
Passenger Volume (ft³)
-TBD- 95.0
Second Leg Room (in)
33.9 35.0
Front Head Room (in)
40.0 37.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
57.5 58.0
Min Ground Clearance (in)
7.3 7.8
Length, Overall (in)
147.2 167.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
-TBD- - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
64.8 63.9
Liftover Height (in)
-TBD- - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
57.7 58.0
Wheelbase (in)
86.6 101.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
-TBD- - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
66.7 67.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
-TBD- - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
-TBD- - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
34.7 71.
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
-TBD- 43.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
-TBD- 65.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
9.3 34.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
-TBD- 54.7
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
-TBD- - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Pwr-assisted Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
-TBD- 9.00 X 2.50
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
15.3 20
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
-TBD- - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
-TBD- 14.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
33.5 35.9
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Recirculation-Ball
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
-TBD- 3.4
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA TM6
Front Tire Size
P215/70R16 P215/75R15
Spare Tire Size
P215/70R16 T125/90D16
Front Tire Order Code
NA TM6
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P215/70R16 P215/75R15
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1500 2,000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 2,000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
150 300
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 300
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2469 2947
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16" x 6.0 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16" x 6.0 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16" x 6.0 15 x 7
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
-TBD- 9.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
-TBD- 500
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
-TBD- 117
Engine
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
EFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
125 @ 4600 150 @ 3250
Engine Order Code
NA EPE
Displacement
2.0L/122 2.5L/150
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
120 @ 5400 125 @ 5400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
30 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
24 20
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
-TBD- 4.74
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
-TBD- 2.33
Trans Order Code
NA DDQ
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
-TBD- 4.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
-TBD- 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
-TBD- NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
-TBD- 3.93
Clutch Size (in)
-TBD- 9.125
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
-TBD- 1.45
Trans Type
5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
-TBD- NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
-TBD- 0.85
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
2 Door 2 Door
Vehicle Name
Toyota RAV4 Jeep Cherokee
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
-TBD- - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
-TBD- - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Double-Wishbone Solid Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Leaf Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
-TBD- - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Quadra-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
-TBD- - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Stabilizer Bar w/Coil Springs

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