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GE 1996 Ford Windstar

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1996 Ford Windstar specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1996 Ford Windstar warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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  • Overview
    MSRP *$18,270$18,270$19,590
    Invoice *$16,603$16,563$17,725
    EngineStandard:3.0L V-6 150 HP 172 ft.lbs. @ 3,300 rpmAvailable:3.8L V-6 200 HP 230 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpmStandard:3.0L V-6 150 HP 172 ft.lbs. @ 3,300 rpmAvailable:3.8L V-6 200 HP 230 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpmStandard:3.0L V-6 150 HP 172 ft.lbs. @ 3,300 rpmAvailable:3.8L V-6 200 HP 230 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City17.0 mpg17.0 mpg17.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy25.0 mpg25.0 mpg25.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    EngineStandard:3.0L V-6 150 HP 172 ft.lbs. @ 3,300 rpmAvailable:3.8L V-6 200 HP 230 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpmStandard:3.0L V-6 150 HP 172 ft.lbs. @ 3,300 rpmAvailable:3.8L V-6 200 HP 230 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpmStandard:3.0L V-6 150 HP 172 ft.lbs. @ 3,300 rpmAvailable:3.8L V-6 200 HP 230 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Battery52 amp52 ampStandard:72 ampAvailable:84 amp
    Axle Ratio3.983.98Standard:3.98Available:3.56
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel TankAvailable:25.0 gal.Available:25.0 gal.Available:25.0 gal.
    Drive Typefront-wheelfront-wheelfront-wheel
    Traction ControlN/AN/AAvailable:ABS
  • Steering and Suspension
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barN/A
    Steering CoolerN/AN/AAvailable:steering cooler
    BrakesN/AN/AAvailable:4-wheel disc
    Front TiresP215/70PR15.0BSW ASP215/70PR15.0BSW ASStandard:P205/70PR15.0BSW ASAvailable:P546/70PR15.0BSW ASP215/70PR15.0BSW AS
    Rear Tires (if different from Front)757575
    Spare Tire and WheelAvailable:full-sizeAvailable:full-sizeAvailable:full-size
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating CapacityN/AN/A7
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Front Driver Seat Direction ControlsN/AN/A2-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction ControlsN/AN/A2-way
    Rear SeatsN/AN/AStandard:benchAvailable:full bench
    Rear Child SeatsN/AN/AAvailable:2
    Third Row SeatsN/AN/AAvailable:full benchconvertabed bench
    Seat TrimStandard:vinylAvailable:clothStandard:vinylAvailable:clothAvailable:cloth
    Floor TrimcarpetcarpetN/A
    Floor MatsN/AN/AAvailable:rubber front & rear
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Roof FeaturesN/AN/AAvailable:roof rack
    Reading LightsN/AN/AAvailable:front
    Floor ConsoleN/AN/AAvailable:partial
    Cargo Concealed StorageN/AN/AAvailable:cargo concealed storage
    Cargo NetN/AN/AAvailable:cargo net
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air ConditioningAvailable:dual zone frontAvailable:dual zone frontAvailable:dual zone front
    Rear Air ConditioningN/AN/AAvailable:rear HVAC
    Rear HeaterN/AN/AAvailable:auxiliary rear heater
    RadioAM/FM stereoAM/FM stereoStandard:AM/FM stereoAvailable:premium AM/FM stereoAM
    CDN/AN/AAvailable:single
    Cruise ControlAvailable:cruise controlAvailable:cruise controlAvailable:cruise control
    Door LocksAvailable:powerAvailable:powerAvailable:power
    Remote Keyless EntryN/AN/AAvailable:keyfob (front doors)
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Front WindowsAvailable:powerAvailable:powerAvailable:power
    Rear WindowsAvailable:manualAvailable:manualN/A
    Tinted WindowsAvailable:lightAvailable:lightAvailable:light
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear Windshield Wiperrear windshield wiperrear windshield wiperrear windshield wiper
    Rear DefrosterAvailable:rear defrosterAvailable:rear defrosterAvailable:rear defroster
  • Safety
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count3 doors3 doors3 doors
    Exterior Length201.2 "201.2 "201.2 "
    Exterior Width75.4 "75.4 "75.4 "
    Exterior Height68.0 "68.0 "68.0 "
    Wheelbase121 "121 "121 "
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating5,000 lbs.5,000 lbs.5,000 lbs.
    Curb Weight3,487 lbs.3,487 lbs.3,733 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight2,000 lbs.2,000 lbs.Standard:2,000 lbs.Available:3,500 lbs.
  • Exterior Features
    Bodyside MoldingsN/AN/AAvailable:black
    Exterior MirrorsStandard:manual driverAvailable:dual power remoteStandard:manual driverAvailable:dual power remoteStandard:dual manualAvailable:dual power remote
    Trailering HarnessN/AN/AAvailable:trailering harness
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1996 Ford Windstar safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
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Side Rating
  Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Specs section.

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