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1996–1997 Subaru Legacy RS Manual

Specification specific to Subarus with Applied Model BD5B48D

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PlatformSecond Generation Subaru Legacy
Body Style4-Door Sedan
Production CycleRevision BDecember 1995 to July 1997
Model CodeE-BD5 (JDM cars only for emissions classifications)
SteeringRight-Hand Drive
MarketJapanese Domestic Market (JDM)
Production DatesApril 1996 to July 1997
Date On SaleJune 1996
Chassis List2,146
Engine Type
ConfigurationFour Cylinder Horizontally Opposed (“Flat Four”)
Cylinder Bore92.0mm
Compression Ratio8.0:1
Fuel TypePetrol
InductionTwin Turbocharged
ValvetrainDouble Overhead Camshaft (DOHC)
Valves164Valves per Cylinder
Peak Power280PSat6,500 rpm
Peak Torque338N·mat5,000rpm
Transmission Type Ratio Graph
Transmission5-Speed Manual (5MT)
DriveFull-time Four Wheel Drive with Viscous Limited-Slip Centre Differential (VCD-F4WD)
SuspensionBilstein sports suspension
Wheel Size17×7.0JJ ET53
Tyre Size215/45R17
Colour Options406Metallic Silver (“Light Silver”)
47APearlescent Black (“Black Diamond Pearl”)
51ESolid White (“Pure White”)
52DPearlescent Dark Blue (“Royal Blue Mica”)
53DPearlescent Dark Red (“Deep Red Mica”)
55DMetallic Grey (“Cool Grey Opal”)
Option Codes
Automatic Air Conditioning
ABS Brakes
Twin Airbags
Ecsaine Seats
Side Airbags
Option Code Notes
Additional Notes
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