1996 Ford Windstar 121" WB Specs

121" WB
MSRP based on 121" WB

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 17 mpg City/25 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.0L
EPA Class No Data
Style Name 121" WB
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 2
Passenger Doors 3
Body Style Mini-van, Cargo
Transmission 4-speed electronic automatic transmission w/OD lockout


Rear Door Type Liftgate
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2700
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5300
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2265
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2800
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 6550
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1222
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 39.3
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 40.7
Passenger Capacity 2
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 201.2
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 23.8
Side Door Opening Height (in) 44.4
Overhang, Front (in) 40.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 45.7
Step Up Height - Side (in) 23.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 75.4
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD -
Side Door Opening Width (in) 31.0
Wheelbase (in) 120.7
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 40.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 48.6
Height, Overall (in) 68.0
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - TBD -
Step Up Height - Front (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 48.6
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 47.2
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 65.2
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 93.8
Cargo Volume (ft³) 159.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 49.6

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA
Fuel Tank Location Midship
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17

Performance Specs

Engine Type Gas V6
Engine Oil Cooler NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 147 @ 5000
Displacement 3.0L/182
Engine Order Code 99U
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 170 @ 3250
Fuel System SEFI
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA
Trans Order Code 44L
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.26
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans PTO Access No
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Clutch Size (in) NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.77
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Transfer Case Model NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Trans Power Take Off No
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.87
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.84 x 2.2
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 16.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 16.1
Steering Type Power
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.3
Rear Tire Order Code T71
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1472
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 877
Rear Tire Size 215/70R15SL
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 775
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1472
Front Tire Order Code T71
Spare Tire Size T125/90R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 775
Front Tire Size 215/70R15SL
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1423
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
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
Suspension Type - Rear Coil
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2800
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30
Axle Type - Front Transaxle
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear NA
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2713
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2700
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.83
Suspension Type - Front Coil
Axle Type - Rear Twist Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2800
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front 3.98
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA

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


Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.8
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
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