1997 Subaru Legacy Sedan 4-Door Sedan Manual 2.2L DQ Equip L Specs

4-Door Sedan Manual 2.2L DQ Equip L
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan L Manual 2.2L DQ Equip

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 23 mpg City/30 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas Flat 4 Cyl, 2.2L
EPA Class Compact
Style Name 4dr Sdn L Manual 2.2L DQ Equip
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 5-speed manual transmission


EPA Classification Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2885-3160
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 36.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.1
Second Hip Room (in) 52.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.9
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 52.4
Front Leg Room (in) 43.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 92
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.5
Liftover Height (in) 24.4
Wheelbase (in) 103.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.3
Height, Overall (in) 55.3
Length, Overall (in) 180.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 137 @ 5400
Displacement 2.2L/135
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 145 @ 4000
Fuel System SFI
Engine Type Gas Flat 4 Cyl
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.11
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Clutch Size (in) 8.86
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.90
Trans Order Code NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.94
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.5 x 0.39
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4 Channel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 37.4
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5
Rear Tire Size 185/70R14
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size T135/70D16
Front Tire Size 185/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Material NA
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arms
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Links
Suspension Type - Rear Strut-Type

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 No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No


Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 60,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Note Towing for warranty covered breakdowns

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.5
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 430
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 85
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 165