On sedan models, aluminum front suspension lower A-arms reduced unsprung weight. All-wheel drive came standard with an optional four-speed automatic transmission available instead of the five-speed manual for both trims. It also has special silver mesh grilles. On the interior, there is an audio jack that replaces the , a rear center armrest with trunk pass-through and a 120 W audio system. The tachometer was moved to center, and the speedometer was moved to the right.
Ride Quality Saab suspension tuning softens ride slightly compared to Impreza. Some 2006 owners have had issues with these plastic engine mounts. The car has a curb weight of 1,340 kg 2,954 lb. Saab redesigned the front- and rear styling to integrate the car with the. The transmission has close-ratio gears unique to Subaru of Japan at that point in time.
The name was derived from the 2. The car now weighs 1,361 kg 3,000 lb. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. Room and Comfort rear Sufficient head room for those up to about 5-ft-11, but leg room tight if front seats even halfway back. However, the car was assembled in Japan at the Ota-Gunma plant owned by Subaru. Subaru fitted a version of the same engine to the automatic-only 1. Unsourced material may be challenged and.
The steering rack was swapped out to one with an uprated ratio. Lack of power seat adjustments another competitive deficit. The Saab 9-2X is a car model based on the Subaru Impreza but customized by the Swedish manufacturer with an upgraded interior, improved suspensions and minor body adjustments. Advertising material produced by Subaru for the S204 indicate that a limited run of 600 S204's were made. Room and Comfort front Good head clearance, but very tall occupants will want more rearward seat travel. A anti-roll bar, polished stainless-steel mesh front grille, a set of bespoke 18 inches 46 cm alloy wheels — Silver on four door, Black on five door were included in the £22,995 on the road price.
Data Unavailable Spare Bolt Pattern Data Unavailable Spare Tire Size Compact Interior Passenger Area 4-Door Wagon 2. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Data Unavailable Third Hip Room in. All part numbers matched up, including the part-numbers for the glass windows and. Antilock 4-wheel disc brakes, torso- and head-protecting front side airbags, and 16-inch wheels are standard; the Aero is available with 17s.
The manufacturer will replace them, under warranty, if broken, with the 2005 rubber and metal mounts. Zero to 60 times does not guarantee the accuracy of any of the Saab 0-60 mph times. Pistons are the same as previous years. In Canada, cars equipped with the cold package also included an engine block heater. A whole new now brings out a very high grade interior feel. General Motors will notify Saab owners. Still, ride always firm and suspension readily transmits small, sharp bumps.
The car also received the same facelift as the other markets. The rear is now a unit, considered an upgrade from the previous model's clutch type unit. Unlike other S204s sent to other nations for example 30 units for Singapore these five cars do not display either the in-cabin or in-engine bay badging that uniquely identifies each of the reported 600 vehicles manufactured. The S202 had a production run of 400 units for the Japanese domestic market and was sold-out in a mere two weeks. A shorter metal fuel pipe and longer connector hose were implemented under the intake manifold to avoid fuel leaks at freezing temperatures.
In stock form, it reaches a peak 13. This version of the Impreza has gained the nickname 'Hawk Eye' among Subaru enthusiasts. The recall began August 26, 2016. Subaru owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-800-782-2783. General Motors will notify Saab owners. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. Also added was a Suretrac limited slip rear differential.