2009 Buick Enclave FWD 4-Door CXL Specs

FWD 4-Door CXL
MSRP based on FWD 4-Door CXL

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 17 mpg City/24 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.6L
EPA Class 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Style Name CXL Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 7
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Sport Utility
Transmission Transmission, 6-speed automatic (Requires FWD.)


EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4780
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 39.0
Third Leg Room (in) 33.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 62.0
Second Hip Room (in) 57.0
Front Head Room (in) 40.4
Second Leg Room (in) 36.9
Third Shoulder Room (in) 57.4
Passenger Capacity 7
Front Hip Room (in) 57.4
Third Head Room (in) 37.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 61.4
Third Hip Room (in) 48.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 154
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.4
Track Width, Front (in) 67.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 118.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 67.3
Height, Overall (in) 72.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 50.2
Length, Overall (in) 201.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 115.1
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 24.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 66.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 86.9
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 18.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 55.2

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 288 @ 6300
Displacement 3.6L/217
Engine Order Code LLT
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 270 @ 3400
Fuel System DI
Engine Type Gas V6
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.87
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.88
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.84
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.48
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.16
Trans Order Code MY9
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 1.10
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 0.80
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.89
Steering Type Variable Effort Pwr
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16
Rear Tire Size P255/60SR19
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code QUP
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P255/60SR19
Rear Tire Order Code QUP
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x 7.5
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Premium Ride
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front 4-Wheel Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Premium Ride
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Wheel Independent

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc
Traction control, full-range
StabiliTrak, Stability Control System with roll over mitigation
Daytime Running Lamps
Air bags, dual-stage frontal and side-impact, driver and front...
OnStar, 1-year of Directions and Connections plan. Includes the...
Door locks, rear child security
Tire Pressure Monitoring System


Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 100,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.8
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 170
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 300
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 300
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