Make sure that your tires have the right amount of air by using a tire pressure gauge instead of by just visually checking them. To view table with complete performance data and technical specifications including final drive and gear ratios, powertrain description, dimensions, accelerations chart etc. Anyway, it was never put into production. Toe-in is the turning in of the front wheels. Your tires are literally what move your vehicle from place to place, so keeping them in good condition is a no brainer anymore. According to Dan Minick, at launch the Sundance was priced higher than the Dodge traditionally, Dodges sold at a premium over Plymouth , to bring Chrysler and Plymouth closer together by raising Plymouth above Dodge. For the 1993 model year, the America model was replaced by a better-equipped base model.
High-end cars had a split rear seat except the convertible. A version without the intercooler, rated at 150 hp 112 kW , was sold to as the. The Duster was a great little car for the money, for utility, as well as performance. The headlamps had sealed plastic lenses with replaceable halogen bulbs. The purpose of a toe specification is to ensure parallel rolling of the front wheels. Note how similar it is to present-day compacts! It came with a 3L V6 engine and was equipped with special alloy wheels.
The Dodge Shadow got a new cross-hair grille and aero-style headlamps; Sundance had similar changes but with a chromed Plymouth grille. They owned 30% of the compact-car market, huge for Chrysler. The engines were tuned for torque rather than horsepower, resulting in numbers that appear to be reversed from the - for example, 93 and 122 of torque from the base 2. Not only will balding tires hamper your vehicle's performance, but it will also pose a threat to your safety. The Highline would also be dropped for 1993.
Under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, the content, organization, graphics, design, compilation, magnetic, translation, digital conversion and other matters related to the automobile-catalog. This offer cannot be combined with any other offer. Most of us designers liked the idea of integrating the roof with the body, instead of sitting it on top, as had been the custom. Womens Apparel Sizing Charts At Sundance we take pride in our work and collaboration with various artists and designers to ensure that we are able to offer the most exclusive selection of clothing — ones you'll wear and treasure for a long time to come. The plant has the capacity to produce about 270,000 units over a full model year on a two-shift production basis. The top two reasons given for buying the car were durability and quality. The Sundance was priced lower than the Civic and Corolla at this time, having taken the place of the Reliant.
It had a smaller carburetor, special distributor calibration, larger exhaust, and a 2. While the Sundance looked like a regular sedan or coupe, it was actually a hatchback. With sales through the roof, Plymouth stylists went back to work, developing the next generation. Getting into reverse could be eased by going into first before going to reverse, since first gear was synchronized. It's very much a personalized car-while the 4-door represents a large measure of function and versatility for families with young children.
Now, the Duster was merely a trim level, with nary a single stamping changed from the Plymouth Turismo. You've got tons of space for storage in your house compared to your hatchback's cargo area, so use it wisely and stop hampering your car's performance by overloading it with unnecessary stuff. Meanwhile, Milt Antonick was considering the , one of the best performance V8s ever built by Chrysler; rated at 275 horsepower, some say it had an easy 320. We would love to hear your comments, please contact us: email us at , via or call. Options included the liftgate-mounted luggage rack, message center, air, tinted glass, tilt wheel, Infinity audio system, power locks, seat, and windows, cruise, and dual remote power mirrors.
The Shadow and Sundance were only. This was also the first year for a universal block casting on all 2. Why settle for the average when there is something you can do to help it perform better? It also came complete with fog lights. The twin cars offered a larger storage space, which became one of their main selling points. We will, however, use this space to give you a basic idea of what's involved with front end alignment so you can better understand the process and deal intelligently with the shop that does the work.
All the Dusters, and all the Valiants, had one styling switch for 1976: the white lenses covering amber parking lamps were changed to amber lenses covering white lamps, making the grille somewhat more attractive. When it was first announced, Chrysler said the P-body would have a 1. The Plymouth Valiant Duster went on sale on September 23, 1969. The Valiant door had a character line coming off the front fender that made the door thicker at the belt, and difficult to make the C-pillar continuous with the quarter panel. Word got out early about the planned replacement for the Duster and Valiant. Getting the proper front wheel alignment is a very exacting process in which complicated and expensive machines are necessary to perform the job properly. Most buyers opted for the customer value package, adding air conditioning, tinted glass, rear defroster, trunk and hood lights, remote liftgate release, four speaker stereo, tachometer, tilt wheel, and intermittent wipers.