1999 Acura TL Specifications

Engine Type 3.2-liter,SOHC, VTEC, V-6
Horsepower, SAE net 225 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque, SAE net 216 lbs-ft @ 5000 rpm
Redline 6300 rpm
Fuel Cutoff 6600 rpm
Bore & Stroke 3.50 in x 3.39 in
(89 mm x 86 mm)
Displacement 196 cu. in (3210 cc)
Compression Ratio 9.8:1
Induction System Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI)
Valvetrain VTEC, 4 valves per cylinder, belt-driven, single overhead camshaft
Engine Block Aluminum alloy with cast-iron cylinder liners
Emission Control Electronically controlled EGR TLEV emission control (CA models only)
Ignition System Direct ignition system with knock control sytem
Altenator 12v-105 amp. max.
Battery 12v; maintenance free
Recommended Fuel Premium unleaded, 91 octane
Body Type All-steel unit body
Front Suspension INdependent double-wishbone with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Rear Suspension Multi-link, double-wishbone with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Shock Absorbers Twin tube gas type (Front and rear)

Stabilizer Bars (Tubular)

Front: 24.2 mm diameter x 4.5 mm wall thickness
Rear: 18.0 mm diameter, solid

Steering Type Speed-sensitive, variable power-assisted, rack-and-pinon
Steering ratio 16.1
Steering Wheel Turns, lock-to-lock 3.11
Turning Circle (curb to curb) 36.8 ft. (11.2 m)
Wheels 6.5 JJ x 16 cast-aluminum alloy
Tires P205/60R16 91V M/S Michelin
Braking System Dual-diagonal, power assisted, 4-wheel disc brakes
Front Discs Ventilated, 11.0 in. (280 mm)
diameter,1.1in (28 mm}rotor
Rear Discs Drum-m disk, 10.2 in (260mm)
diameter, .35 in. (9 mm) rotor
Total Swept Area Front: 230 sq in (1484 cm2)
Rear: 157.5 sq in (1016 cm2)
Parking Brake Foot pedal
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) 3-channel system with
4 wheel-speed sensors and
electronicl hydraulic control unit
Transmission Ratios (:1)
4-Speed Automatic Transmission with Grade Logic Control
Crankcase 4.6.U.S quarts.(4.4 liters) refill
capacity including filter
Cooling System 7.9 U.S. quarts (7.47 liters)
Fuel Tank 17.2 U.S. gallons (65 liters)
Passenger Volume 96.5 cu ft
Cargo Volume (trunk) 14.3 cu ft
Total Volume 110.8 cu ft
Fuel Economy
Factory Estimated Fuel Mileage, City/Highway* 19/27
California figures are the same. (EPA certified test data not available)
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase 108.1 in (2745 mm)
Track, front 61.2 in (1555 mm)
Track, rear 60.4 in (1535 mm)
Length 192.9 in (4900 mm)
Width 70.3 in (1785 mm)
Height 55.7 in (1425 mm)
Minimum Ground Clearance 5.9 in (150 mm)
Curb Weight 3447 lbs (w/Navl) (1563 kg)
Weight Distribution (% F/R) 62/38
Interior Dimensions
Head Room 29.9 in (1013 mm)
Leg Room 42.4 in (1077 mm)
Hip Room 56.0 in (1422 mm)
Shoulder Room 56.2 in (1427 mm)
Head Room 26.8 in (935 mm)
Leg Room 35.0 in (889 mm)
Hip Room 55.0 in (1397 mm)
Shoulder Room 55.7 in (1415 mm)
Vehicle 4-year/50,000-mile limited warranty
Outer Body Rust-Through 5-year/unlimited-mile limited warranty
Roadside Assistance (TLC) 4-year/50,000 miles
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