1998 Acura TL 4-Door Sedan 3.2L Specs

4-Door Sedan 3.2L
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan 3.2L

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 19 mpg City/24 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.2L
EPA Class Compact
Style Name Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 4-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission w/grade logic control system


EPA Classification Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3513
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 43.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.7
Second Head Room (in) 36.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6
Second Hip Room (in) 54.3
Front Head Room (in) 37.5
Second Leg Room (in) 35.2
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 54.7
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 55.7
Length, Overall (in) 191.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 111.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.1

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.2
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19

Performance Specs

Fuel System PGM-FI
Engine Type Gas V6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5300
Displacement 3.2L/196
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 210 @ 4500
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.652
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.133
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.455
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.880
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 0.949
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.458
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.91
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.35
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.3
Steering Type Pwr-Assisted
Front Tire Size P205/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P205/65R15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size 135/80R16
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Trailing Link
Suspension Type - Rear Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.13
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.58
Suspension Type - Front Double-Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock brake system
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
Front/rear 3-point outboard seat belts
Childproof rear door locks
Front/rear crumple zones
Side-impact door beams


Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 50,000
Roadside Assistance Years 4

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.1
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -