2008 Dodge Caliber SE Features & Specs

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value
$4,202 - $6,363
Horsepower
148 - 158 hp
Bluetooth
Not Available
BackUp Camera
Not Available
Engine Type
1.8L DOHC dual VVT 16
2.0L DOHC DUAL VVT 16

Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Sun Roof
Not Available
Alarm
Not Available
BackUp Camera
Not Available
HeadsUp Display
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Heated Mirrors
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Power Mirrors
Optional
Steering Wheel Controls
Not Available
Cruise Control
Optional
Power Windows
Optional
Rear Defrost
Standard
Privacy Glass
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Driver Restriction Features
Not Available
Automatic Parking
Not Available
Power Steering
Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room
41.8 in.
Front Head Room
39.8 in.
Rear Leg Room
35.7 in.
Second Head Room
38.9 in.
Trunk Volume
Not Available
Cargo Volume
Not Available

Entertainment

Bluetooth
Not Available
MP3 Player
Optional
Entertainment System
Optional
Satellite Radio
Optional
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
AUX Input
Not Available
CD Player
Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control
Not Available
AC
Optional
Dual Zone
Not Available

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System
Not Available
Cell PhoneHookup
Not Available

Seats

Standard Seat
Cloth
Passengers
5
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Heated Front Seats
Not Available
Heated Rear Seats
Not Available
Cooled Front Seats
Not Available
Cooled Rear Seats
Not Available
Seat Memory
Not Available
3rd Row Seating
Not Available
Pass Through Rear Seat
Standard
Seat Massage
Not Available
Driver Lumbar
Not Available

Exterior Features

Accessories

Standard Wheels
Steel
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Hands Free Liftgate
Not Available
Power Folding Mirror
Not Available
Bed Liner
Not Available
Rear Spoiler
Standard
Running Boards
Not Available

Dimensions

Tire Width
P215/60R17
Wheelbase
103.7 in.
Turning Radius
35.5 ft.
Length
173.8 in.
Width
68.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Engine & Performance

Weight
2879 - 2977 .lbs
Horsepower
158 hp
Torque
141 ft. lbs.
Maximum Towing Capacity
Not Available
Maximum Towing Weight
100 .lbs
Trailer Hitch Receiver
Not Available
Gas Electric Hybrid
Not Available
FlexFuel Electric Hybrid
Not Available
PlugIn Electric Gas
Not Available
PlugIn Electric FlexFuel
Not Available
Turbocharged
Not Available
4wheel Disc Brakes
Optional
Limited Slip Differential
Not Available
Performance Tires
Not Available
Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder

Fuel

Fuel Capacity
13.6 gal.
Combined
26 mpg
City
24 mpg
Highway
28 mpg

Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Air Suspension
Not Available
Stance Suspension
Not Available

Transmission

Manual Mode
Not Available
Overdrive
Not Available
CVT Transmission
Optional

Safety Features

Features

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Tow Hooks
Not Available
ABS Brakes
Optional
Automatic Headlights
Not Available
Tire Pressure Monitor System
Standard
Child Safety Locks
Standard
Stability Control
Not Available
Traction Control
Not Available
HID Headlights
Not Available
Auto Leveling Headlights
Not Available
Rear Parking Sensors
Not Available
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Night Vision
Not Available

Assistance

Automated Emergency Braking
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Cross Traffic Alert
Not Available

Air Bags

Driver Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch
Not Available
Front Side Airbag
Optional
Rear Side Airbag
Not Available
Front Head Airbag
Standard
Rear Head Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag Sensor
Standard
Knee Airbag
Not Available
Seatbelt Airbag
Not Available

Tech Specs

Technical

EPA Classification
Mid-size
Engine Order Code
EBA - ECN
Engine Type
Gas I4
Displacement
1.8L/110 - 2.0L/122
Fuel System
SMPI
Trans Order Code
DAV - DD7
Trans Type
1 - 5
Trans Description Cont.
CVT - Manual
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.35 - 0.39 - 3.77
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.16
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.03
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81
Reverse Ratio (:1)
1.76 - 3.42
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.12
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120
Total Cooling System Capacity
7.2 qts.
Suspension Type - Front
Independent
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent
Front Tire Order Code
TPB - TTU
Rear Tire Order Code
TPB - TTU
Spare Tire Order Code
TBC
Front Tire Size
P205/70R15 - P215/60R17
Rear Tire Size
215/60R17 - P205/70R15
Spare Tire Size
Compact
Front Wheel Size
15 x 6.0 - 17 x 6.5 in.
Rear Wheel Size
15 x 6.0 - 17 x 6.5 in.
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.6
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.88
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.5 ft.
Brake Type
Pwr
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.8 x 1.0 in.
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width
9.0 x 1.38 in.
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
13.6 gal.
Front Head Room
39.8 in.
Front Leg Room
41.8 in.
Front Shoulder Room
54.2 in.
Front Hip Room
52.2 in.
Second Head Room
38.9 in.
Second Leg Room
35.7 in.
Second Shoulder Room
53.4 in.
Second Hip Room
49.6 in.
Wheelbase
103.7 in.
Length, Overall
173.8 in.
Width, Max w/o mirrors
68.8 in.
Height, Overall
60.4 in.
Track Width, Front
59.8 in.
Track Width, Rear
59.8 in.
Min Ground Clearance
7.7 in.
Liftover Height
27.6 in.
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
18.5 ft³.
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
48.0 ft³.

Available Colors

Exterior

  • Bright Silver Metallic
  • Brilliant Black Crystal Prl
  • Inferno Red Crystal Pearl
  • Light Khaki Metallic
  • Steel Blue Metallic
  • Stone White
  • Sunburst Orange Pearl
  • Surf Blue Pearl

Interior

  • Dark Slate Gray
  • Pastel Pebble Beige

Available Styles

4dr HB SE FWD