Need Help?

2000 Buick Century Custom 4dr Sedan

2000 Buick Century
Trim Info:
Front Wheel Drive, 4dr Sdn Custom, Mid-Size
20 mpg city / 30 mpg hwy
Other Trims
Do you own this car?
Estimated Mileage
 Miles
Enter current mileage for most
accurate info about this vehicle


Track Your Service Records
Get Recall Alerts
Get Updated Value Estimates on Your Car.

Technical Specifications

Technical Data
Body Style:
4dr Sdn Custom
Drivetrain:
Front Wheel Drive
EPA Classification:
Mid-Size
Passenger Capacity:
6
Passenger Volume (ft³):
101.8
Base Curb Weight (lbs):
3369
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG):
20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG):
30
Engine Type:
Gas V6
Displacement:
3.1L/191
Fuel System:
SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM:
175 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM:
195 @ 4000
Trans Description Cont.:
Automatic w/OD,
Suspension Type - Front:
4-wheel
Suspension Type - Rear:
4-wheel
Front Tire Size:
P205/70R15
Rear Tire Size:
P205/70R15
Spare Tire Size:
T125/70D15
Front Wheel Size (in):
15 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Size (in):
15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material:
Steel
Rear Wheel Material:
Steel
Brake ABS System:
4 Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ):
Yes
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal):
17.5
Wheelbase (in):
109.0
Length, Overall (in):
194.6
Trunk Volume (ft³):
16.7
Advanced Technical Data
Engine Order Code:
LG8
Trans Order Code:
MX0
Trans Type:
4
Trans Description Cont. Again:
Electronic
First Gear Ratio (:1):
2.92
Second Gear Ratio (:1):
1.57
Third Gear Ratio (:1):
1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1):
0.70
Reverse Ratio (:1):
2.38
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1):
3.05
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary):
600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps):
102
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts):
10.4
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.):
Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.):
Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm):
32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm):
32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in):
1.18
Front Tire Order Code:
QGZ
Rear Tire Order Code:
QGZ
Spare Wheel Size (in):
15 x 4.0
Spare Wheel Material:
Steel
Steering Type:
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall:
16.8
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering):
3.04
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft):
37.5
Brake Type:
Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in):
10.8 x 1.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or ):
Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in):
8.9 x 1.8
Front Head Room (in):
39.4
Front Leg Room (in):
42.4
Front Shoulder Room (in):
58.0
Front Hip Room (in):
54.4
Second Head Room (in):
37.4
Second Leg Room (in):
36.9
Second Shoulder Room (in):
57.1
Second Hip Room (in):
53.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in):
72.7
Height, Overall (in):
56.6
Track Width, Front (in):
62.0
Track Width, Rear (in):
61.1
Min Ground Clearance (in):
5.7
Liftover Height (in):
29.8


My Auto Score

See the free AutoCheck score

Tips on Servicing

Car Brakes: How Do You Know When to Change Them?

By Zach Bowman For those who suffer a daily commute through heavy traffic, your vehicle's braking system can bring thousands of pounds of metal, plastic and empty Starbucks cups to a stop hundreds of times before you get to work. It goes without saying that these pieces wear out, but they do so slowly, meaning you may not notice they need attention until ...

Read more…

Your Local Mechanics

New Search: