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null 1997 Land Rover Defender 90

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1997 Land Rover Defender 90 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1997 Land Rover Defender 90 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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1997 Land Rover Defender 90 Soft Top 2dr All-wheel Drive1997 Land Rover Defender 90 Station Wagon 2dr All-wheel Drive
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$32,000$34,000
    Invoice *$28,700$30,300
    Engine4.0L V-8 182 HP4.0L V-8 182 HP
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City14.0 mpg14.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy15.0 mpg15.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/42,00036/42,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine4.0L V-8 182 HP4.0L V-8 182 HP
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Alternator100 amp100 amp
    BatteryN/AN/A
    Axle Ratio3.543.54
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank15.6 gal.15.6 gal.
    Auxiliary Fuel TankN/AN/A
    Exhaustnon stainless steelnon stainless steel
    Drive Typefull-time four-wheelfull-time four-wheel
    4WD ShiftN/AN/A
    Locking Hub Controlpermanentpermanent
    Limited Slip DifferentialN/AN/A
    Traction ControlN/AN/A
  • Steering and Suspension
    Electronic StabilityN/AN/A
    RideN/AN/A
    Ride ControlN/AN/A
    Adaptive SuspensionN/AN/A
    Auto-Levelling SuspensionN/AN/A
    Front SuspensionN/AN/A
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoil
    Front Torsion BarN/AN/A
    Front ShocksN/AN/A
    Rear Suspensionmulti-linkmulti-link
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoilcoil
    Rear ShocksN/AN/A
    Steeringre-circulating ballre-circulating ball
    Steering CoolerN/AN/A
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfront
    Wheels16.0 " silver aluminum16.0 " silver aluminum
    Front TiresLT265/75SR16.0BSW ATLT265/75SR16.0BSW AT
    Rear Tires (if different from Front)N/AN/A
    Spare Tire and Wheelfull-size aluminumfull-size aluminum
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity46
    Front Seat Typebucketbucket
    Heated Front SeatsN/AN/A
    Front Headrestsfixedfixed
    Front Armrestscenter w/storagecenter w/storage
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way
    Easy EntryN/AN/A
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way
    Rear Seatsremoveable bench50-50 jump
    Rear HeadrestsN/AN/A
    Rear Child SeatsN/AN/A
    Rear ArmrestsN/AN/A
    Third Row SeatsN/A50-50 jump
    Third Row Child SeatsN/AN/A
    Third Row ArmrestsN/AN/A
    Seat Trimvinylvinyl
    Door Trimvinylvinyl
    HeadlinerN/Afull vinyl
    Floor Trimvinyl/rubbercarpet
    Floor MatsN/AN/A
    Dashboard InsertN/AN/A
    Gear Shift Knob TrimN/AN/A
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    SunroofN/Amanual
    Convertible RoofmanualN/A
    Roof FeaturesN/AN/A
    Vanity MirrorsN/AN/A
    Auxiliary VisorsN/AN/A
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-night
    Rear Visor Vanity MirrorN/AN/A
    Glove Boxglove boxglove box
    Cabback InsulatorN/AN/A
    Dome Lightdome lightdome light
    Reading LightsN/AN/A
    Floor Consolefullfull
    Overhead ConsoleN/AN/A
    Cup Holderfrontfront
    Instrument Panel StorageN/AN/A
    Dashboard Storagedashboard storagedashboard storage
    Interior Concealed StorageN/AN/A
    Seatback Storage22
    Refrigerated BoxN/AN/A
    Manufacturer Luggage SetN/AN/A
    Door Binspassengerpassenger
    Rear Door BinsN/AN/A
    Underseat TrayN/AN/A
    Cargo Concealed StorageN/AN/A
    Cargo Floor Trimvinyl/rubbercarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimvinylvinyl
    Cargo CoverN/AN/A
    Cargo NetN/AN/A
    Cargo Tie DownsN/AN/A
    Cargo LightN/AN/A
    Air CompressorN/AN/A
    Front Air ConditioningN/AN/A
    Climate ControlN/AN/A
    Rear Air ConditioningN/AN/A
    Air FilterN/AN/A
    Rear Heat DuctsN/AN/A
    Automatic Air RecirculationN/AN/A
    Rear HeaterN/AN/A
    Radiopremium AM/FM stereo, seek-scanpremium AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel ControlsN/AN/A
    CDN/AN/A
    MP3 PlayerN/AN/A
    MiniDisc PlayerN/AN/A
    Speakers44
    AmplifierN/AN/A
    Radio Theft Deterrentradio theft deterrentradio theft deterrent
    Antennafixedfixed
    Cruise ControlN/AN/A
    Door Locksmanualmanual
    Heated Door LocksN/AN/A
    Remote Keyless EntryN/AN/A
    Trunk/Hatch/Door ReleaseN/AN/A
    Remote Fuel Flap ReleaseN/AN/A
    Rear Window ReleaseN/AN/A
    Rear Child Safety Door LocksN/AN/A
    Fuel Filler Door ReleaseN/AN/A
    Cell PhoneN/AN/A
    Power Outlets11
    AC power outletN/AN/A
    Trunk PulldownN/AN/A
    Driver Foot RestN/AN/A
    Retained Accessory PowerN/AN/A
    Garage Door OpenerN/AN/A
    Smokers PackageN/AN/A
    Lighter ElementsN/AN/A
    First Aid KitN/AN/A
    Emergency SOSN/AN/A
    Adjustable PedalsN/AN/A
    Entertainment CenterN/AN/A
    Voice RecorderN/AN/A
    Picnic TableN/AN/A
    Internet AccessN/AN/A
    Instrument Displayanaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometer
    Oil Pressure GaugeN/AN/A
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Volt GaugeN/AN/A
    InclinometerN/AN/A
    AltimeterN/AN/A
    Heads Up DisplayN/AN/A
    Clockanaloganalog
    CompassN/AN/A
    Exterior TemperatureN/AN/A
    Systems MonitorN/AN/A
    Check ControlN/AN/A
    Trip ComputerN/AN/A
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Park Distance ControlN/AN/A
    Navigation SystemN/AN/A
    Steering WheelN/AN/A
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/AN/A
    Tow BarN/AN/A
    Front Windowsmanualmanual
    Rear Windowsslidingsliding
    Quarter Vent Rear WindowsN/AN/A
    1-Touch OpenN/AN/A
    Tinted WindowsN/Alight
    Double Pane Side GlassN/AN/A
    Sun BlindsN/AN/A
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Heated Front WipersN/AN/A
    Rain Detecting WipersN/AN/A
    Speed Sensitve WipersN/AN/A
    Rear Windshield WiperN/Arear windshield wiper
    Rear Heated WipersN/AN/A
    Electrically Heated WindshieldN/AN/A
    Sun Visor StripN/AN/A
    Rear DefrosterN/Arear defroster
    Rear BlindsN/AN/A
    Rear Windshield TypeN/AN/A
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Daytime Running LightsN/AN/A
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact AirbagsN/AN/A
    Driver Side Impact AirbagsN/AN/A
    Passenger Side Impact AirbagN/AN/A
    Overhead AirbagN/AN/A
    Occupancy SensorN/AN/A
    Childseat SensorN/AN/A
    Head ProtectionN/AN/A
    Knee AirbagN/AN/A
    Rear Side AirbagN/AN/A
    Side Impact BarsN/AN/A
    Seatbelt PretensionersN/AN/A
    Ignition DisableN/AN/A
    Panic AlarmN/AN/A
    Tracker SystemN/AN/A
    Security SystemN/AN/A
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count2 doors2 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume65.2 cu.ft.65.2 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo LengthN/AN/A
    Exterior Length157.1 "157.1 "
    Exterior Width70.5 "70.5 "
    Exterior Height80.2 "80.2 "
    Wheelbase93 "93 "
    Front Tread59 "59 "
    Rear Tread59 "59 "
    Turning Radius20.0 '20.0 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating6,001 lbs.6,001 lbs.
    Curb Weight3,913 lbs.3,913 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight Rating2,701 lbs.2,701 lbs.
    Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating3,300 lbs.3,300 lbs.
    PayloadN/AN/A
    Max Trailer Weight3,500 lbs.3,500 lbs.
    Max Trailer Tongue WeightN/AN/A
    Drag CoefficientN/AN/A
    Front Legroom43.5 "43.5 "
    Rear LegroomN/AN/A
    Front Headroom57.0 "57.0 "
    Rear HeadroomN/AN/A
    Third Row HeadroomN/AN/A
    Front Hiproom55.1 "55.1 "
    Rear HiproomN/AN/A
    Third Row HiproomN/AN/A
    Front Shoulder Room54.0 "54.0 "
    Rear Shoulder RoomN/AN/A
    Third Row Shoulder RoomN/AN/A
    Passenger VolumeN/AN/A
    Exterior Cargo WidthN/AN/A
    Exterior Cargo VolumeN/AN/A
    Interior Cargo Volume65.2 cu.ft.65.2 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats FoldedN/AN/A
  • Exterior Features
    Mud FlapsN/AN/A
    Rear SpoilerN/AN/A
    Running BoardsN/AN/A
    Skid Plates11
    Trunk RackN/AN/A
    PickupN/AN/A
    Bumpersblack with 2 front tow hook(s)black with 2 front tow hook(s)
    Rear BumperN/AN/A
    Rear Step Bumperrear step bumperrear step bumper
    Bodyside MoldingsN/AN/A
    Bodyside InsertN/AN/A
    Bodyside CladdingN/AN/A
    Rocker Panel ExtensionsN/AN/A
    Wheel WellN/AN/A
    Fender Flaresblackblack
    Grille Moldingsblackblack
    Paintmonotonemonotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual manualdual manual
    Traileringclass IIIclass III
    Trailering HarnessN/AN/A
    Trailering Hitchtrailering hitchtrailering hitch
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/42,00036/42,000
    Major Components Months/Miles36/42,00036/42,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles72/unlimited72/unlimited
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/42,00036/42,000
    Maintenance Months/MilesN/AN/A
    Accessories Months/MilesN/AN/A
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1997 Land Rover Defender 90 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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