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1996 Volkswagen Golf

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Vehicle Highlights
Fuel Economy:
City 20/Hwy 28/Comb 23 MPG
Max Seating: 5
Doors: 4 Engine: 4-Cyl, 2.0 Liter
Drivetrain: FWD Transmission: Manual, 5-Spd
EPA Class: Compact Cars Body Style: Sedan
Country of Origin: Germany Country of Assembly: Mexico
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Engine
4-Cyl, 2.0 Liter 
Transmission
Automatic 
Manual, 5-Spd 
Drivetrain
FWD 
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning 
Power Windows 
Power Door Locks 
Cruise Control 
Steering
Power Steering 
Tilt Wheel 
Entertainment and Instrumentation
AM/FM Stereo 
Cassette 
CD (Single Disc) 
CD (Multi Disc) 
Safety and Security
Dual Air Bags 
Seats
Leather 
Roof and Glass
Sun Roof (Flip-Up) 
Sun Roof (Sliding) 
Moon Roof 
Wheels and Tires
Steel Wheels 
Alloy Wheels 
Premium Wheels 
Exterior Color
Beige 
Black 
Blue 
Brown 
Burgundy 
Gold 
Gray 
Green 
Orange 
Pink 
Purple 
Red 
Silver 
White 
Yellow 
Powertrain
Engine 4-Cyl, 2.0 Liter
Horsepower 115 @ 5400 RPM
Torque 122 @ 3200 RPM
Fuel Economy City 20/Hwy 28/Comb 23 MPG
Bore x Stroke 3.25 x 3.65
Compression Ratio 10.0
Fuel Type Gas
Fuel Induction Sequential Fuel Injection
Valve Train Single Overhead Cam
Valves Per Cylinder 2
Total Number Valves 8
Transmission Manual, 5-Spd
Drivetrain FWD
Transfer Case -
Dimensions
Fuel Capacity 14.5 gallons
Wheel Base 97.4 inches
Overall Length 160.4 inches
Width with Mirrors 66.7 inches
Width without Mirrors -
Height 56.2 inches
Curb Weight 2529 lbs.
Tires / Wheel Size P185/60HR14
Rear Tires / Wheel Size -
Turning Diameter 32.8 feet
Standard Axle Ratio 3.67
Minimum Ground Clearance 4.8 inches
Maximum Ground Clearance -
Maximum GVWR -
Maximum Towing Not Recommended
Payload Base Capacity -
Head Room: Front 39.2 inches
Head Room: Rear 37.4 inches
Leg Room: Front 42.3 inches
Leg Room: Rear 31.5 inches
Shoulder Room: Front 53.8 inches
Shoulder Room: Rear 52.8 inches
EPA Passenger 88.0 cu.ft.
EPA Trunk or Cargo 17.0 cu.ft.
EPA Total Interior 105.0 cu.ft.
Truck Bed Volume -
 
Safety
Standard Airbag Driver
Passenger
Child Door Locks Standard
Engine Immobilizer Not Available
Traction Control -
Communication System -
 
Warranty Information
Basic 2 years or 24000 miles
Powertrain 10 years or 100000 miles
Corrosion/Rust Thru 6 years with Unlimited miles
Roadside Assistance Program -
Hybrid/Electric Components -
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