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null 1998 Saab 900

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1998 Saab 900 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1998 Saab 900 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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  • Overview
    MSRP *$24,500$26,955$30,995
    Invoice *$23,610$24,273$27,911
    Engine2.0L I-4 185 HP2.3L I-4 150 HP2.0L I-4 185 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Fuel Economy City21.0 mpg22.0 mpg20.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy27.0 mpg28.0 mpg27.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine2.0L I-4 185 HP2.3L I-4 150 HP2.0L I-4 185 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Alternator90 amp90 amp90 amp
    Battery70 amp70 amp70 amp
    Axle Ratio3.82N/AN/A
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank18.0 gal.18.0 gal.18.0 gal.
    Exhaustnon stainless steelnon stainless steelnon stainless steel
    Drive Typefront-wheelfront-wheelfront-wheel
  • Steering and Suspension
    RideN/AN/Asport
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels15.0 " silver aluminum15.0 " silver aluminum16.0 " silver aluminum
    Front TiresP195/60VR15.0BSW ASP195/60VR15.0BSW ASP205/50ZR16.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity555
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Heated Front Seatsdriver and front passenger heated-cushiondriver and front passenger heated-cushiondriver and front passenger heated-cushion
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front Armrestscenter w/storagecenter w/storagecenter w/storage
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls6-way6-way(6-way power)
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way(6-way power)
    Rear Seats60-40 bench60-40 bench60-40 bench
    Rear Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Rear Armrestscenter with pass-thrucenter with pass-thrucenter with pass-thru
    Seat Trimpremium clothpremium clothleather
    Door Trimclothclothcloth
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor Matscarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rear
    Gear Shift Knob TrimN/AN/Aleather
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    SunroofN/AN/Apower
    Vanity Mirrorsdual illuminateddual illuminateddual illuminated
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxlockinglockinglocking
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading Lightsfrontfrontfront
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Cup Holderfrontfrontfront
    Instrument Panel Storagebinbinbin
    Seatback Storage222
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Rear Door BinsN/Arear door binsN/A
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimvinylvinylvinyl
    Cargo Coverrigidrigidrigid
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air ConditioningmanualmanualN/A
    Climate ControlN/AN/Aautomatic air conditioning
    Air Filterair filterair filterair filter
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    RadioAM/FM stereo, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    CDcompatiblecompatiblecompatible
    Speakers668
    Amplifieramplifieramplifieramplifier
    Radio Theft Deterrentradio theft deterrentradio theft deterrentradio theft deterrent
    Antennapower retractablepower retractablepower retractable
    Cruise Controlcruise controlcruise controlcruise control
    Door Lockspowerpowerpower
    Remote Keyless Entrykeyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door Releasekeyfobkeyfobkeyfob
    Rear Child Safety Door LocksN/Arear child safety door locksN/A
    Fuel Filler Door Releasefuel filler door releasefuel filler door releasefuel filler door release
    Cell Phonepre-wiringpre-wiringpre-wiring
    Power Outlets111
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Clockanaloganaloganalog
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Systems Monitorsystems monitorsystems monitorsystems monitor
    Trip Computertrip computerN/Atrip computer
    Trip OdometerN/Atrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheeltelescopictelescopictelescopic
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/AN/Aleather
    Front Windowspowerpowerpower
    Rear Windowsfixedpowerfixed
    1-Touch Opendriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear Windshield Wiperrear windshield wiperrear windshield wiperrear windshield wiper
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Daytime Running Lightsdaytime running lightsdaytime running lightsdaytime running lights
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Ignition Disableimmobilizerimmobilizerimmobilizer
    Security Systemsecurity systemsecurity systemsecurity system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count2 doors4 doors2 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume49.8 cu.ft.49.8 cu.ft.49.8 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length182.6 "182.6 "182.6 "
    Exterior Width67.4 "67.4 "67.4 "
    Exterior Height56.5 "56.5 "56.5 "
    Wheelbase102 "102 "102 "
    Front Tread57 "57 "57 "
    Rear Tread57 "57 "57 "
    Turning Radius17.4 '17.4 '17.4 '
    Curb Weight2,981 lbs.3,030 lbs.3,020 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight2,000 lbs.2,000 lbs.2,000 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.30.30.30
    Front Legroom42.3 "42.3 "42.3 "
    Rear Legroom34.1 "34.1 "34.1 "
    Front Headroom39.3 "39.3 "39.3 "
    Rear Headroom37.8 "37.8 "37.8 "
    Front Shoulder Room52.4 "52.4 "52.4 "
    Rear Shoulder Room52.6 "52.6 "52.6 "
    Passenger Volume90 cu.ft.90 cu.ft.90 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume24.0 cu.ft.24.0 cu.ft.24.0 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded49.8 cu.ft.49.8 cu.ft.49.8 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Mud Flapsfrontfrontfront
    Rear Spoilerwinglipwing
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Bodyside Moldingsblackblackblack
    Grille Moldingschromechromechrome
    Paintmonotonemonotonemonotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual power remote heateddual power remote heateddual power remote heated
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
    Major Components Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles72/unlimited72/unlimited72/unlimited
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
    Accessories Months/Miles96/80,78096/80,78096/80,780
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1998 Saab 900 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.
StyleFrontal Rating
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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