1998 Volkswagen Jetta 4-Door Sedan Manual GLX Specs

4-Door Sedan Manual GLX
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan GLX Manual
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 19 mpg City/26 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 2.8L
EPA Class Compact
Style Name 4dr Sdn GLX Manual
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission Close-ratio 5-speed manual transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2927
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 4
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 85.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.8
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 37.5
Second Leg Room (in) 31.5
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 97.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.5
Height, Overall (in) 56.1
Length, Overall (in) 173.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.8
Track Width, Front (in) 56.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.0

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 173 @ 4200
Fuel System SMPI
Engine Type Gas V6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 172 @ 5800
Displacement 2.8L/170
Transmission
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.78
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.39
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.80
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.46
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.79
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x 0.98
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.2
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Tires
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P205/50R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P205/50R15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion-Beam
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.71
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.79

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 Anti-lock brake system
Driver & front passenger air bag supplemental restraint system
3-point front/rear outboard safety belts w/height adjustment
Front safety belts emergency locking retractors
Center rear lap belt
Child safety rear door locks
Traction control
Collapsible steering column
Anti-intrusion side door beams
Dual tone horn

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 24,000
Basic Years 2
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 10
Roadside Assistance Miles/km Unlimited
Roadside Assistance Years 2

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A