2004 Buick Rainier 4-Door RWD CXL Specs

4-Door RWD CXL
MSRP based on 4-Door CXL RWD

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 16 mpg City/21 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas L6, 4.2L
EPA Class Sport Utility Vehicle
Style Name 4dr CXL RWD
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Sport Utility
Transmission Transmission, 4-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive


EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4442
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 39.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.5
Second Hip Room (in) 58.1
Front Head Room (in) 40.2
Second Leg Room (in) 37.1
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.5
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.0
Track Width, Front (in) 63.1
Liftover Height (in) 32.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 75.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 113.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.1
Height, Overall (in) 74.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 193.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 80.1
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 275 @ 6000
Displacement 4.2L/256
Engine Order Code LL8
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 275 @ 3600
Fuel System MFI
Engine Type Gas L6
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.05
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.73
Trans Order Code M30
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.14
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 0.78
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.8
Steering Type Pwr
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 20.4
Rear Tire Size P245/65R17
Spare Tire Order Code N79
Front Tire Order Code QTM
Spare Tire Size P245/65R17
Front Tire Size P245/65R17
Rear Tire Order Code QTM
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 1.81
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.94
Suspension Type - Front Double A-arm
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 1.42
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) suspension
Suspension Type - Rear 5-link w/air-

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 Yes
Traction Control Yes
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 Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc
Air bags, frontal, driver and right front passenger (Always use...
Daytime running lamps, includes automatic exterior lamp control
Traction assist system, electronic
Door locks, child security, rear


Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 36,000
Drivetrain Years 3
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 36,000
Roadside Assistance Years 3

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.8
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5700
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 400