1998 Oldsmobile LSS 4-Door Sedan Specs

4-Door Sedan
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 19 mpg City/29 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.8L
EPA Class Large Car
Style Name 4dr Sdn
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Car
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3570
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³) 106.1
Second Head Room (in) 38.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.0
Second Hip Room (in) 54.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.2
Second Leg Room (in) 38.7
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.3
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 200.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8
Track Width, Front (in) 60.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.4
Liftover Height (in) 29.3
Wheelbase (in) 110.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.0
Height, Overall (in) 56.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 17.9

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Type Gas V6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 205 @ 5200
Displacement 3.8L/231
Engine Order Code L36
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 230 @ 4000
Fuel System SFI
Transmission
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.39
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Seventh 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) 2.92
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.05
Brakes
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.83 x 1.27
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.85 x 1.77
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.54
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 44
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.70
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 41.7
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P225/60R16
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size T135/70R15
Front Tire Size P225/60R16
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Chapman Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.26
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.83
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

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 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 4-wheel anti-lock brake system
Driver & front passenger air bag inflatable restraint system
Color-keyed 3-point front outboard safety belts...
Color-keyed 3-point rear outboard safety belts w/child comfort...
Rear center lap belt
Rear child-security door locks
Traction control system (full speed, engine & brake)
Brake/transmission shift interlock
Daytime running lamps

Warranty

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

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 124
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 690
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA