1997 Mercury Sable 4-Door Sedan GS Specs

4-Door Sedan GS
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan GS
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 20 mpg City/28 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.0L
EPA Class Mid-Size
Style Name 4dr Sdn GS
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 6
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3333
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.4
Second Hip Room (in) 56.3
Front Head Room (in) 39.4
Second Leg Room (in) 38.9
Passenger Capacity 6
Front Hip Room (in) 55.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 101.8
Second Head Room (in) 36.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 61.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0
Liftover Height (in) 27.4
Wheelbase (in) 108.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4
Height, Overall (in) 55.4
Length, Overall (in) 199.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.0

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.0
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28

Performance Specs

Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 145 @ 5250
Displacement 3.0L/182
Engine Order Code 99U
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 170 @ 3250
Fuel System SEFI
Engine Type Gas V6
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.77
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.77
Trans Order Code 44L
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.26
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x 1.0
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.9 x 1.5
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.96
Steering Type Variable Power
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0
Tires
Rear Tire Size P205/65R15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code T32
Spare Tire Size T135/70R15
Front Tire Size P205/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code T32
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36.0
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.71
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 36.0
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Indep Quadralink
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75

Safety Features

Safety
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 No
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Note all components except tires, wear items, maintenance Safety Restraint Coverage - 5 years/50,000 miles
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Note perforation of sheet metal panels
Corrosion Years 5
Emissions Miles/km 50,000
Emissions Note or 8 years/80,000 miles on selected parts
Emissions Years 3
Roadside Assistance Note Towing for warranty covered breakdowns

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1250
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 125