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Modifications Overview

Custom 2002 Chrysler 300M Special Modification Overview

M-Pressive is a custom 2002 Chrysler 300M Special that carries a modification theme through every aspect of the car.
With both large and small touches, the overall package is one of a kind.


Taken from complete stock, M-Pressive has undergone an amazing transformation into a custom, one of a kind show car.

The first component to these modifications was to address the de-contenting that Chrysler did from the 2001 model year. By seeking out original Mopar parts from prior 300Ms, the fit and integrity of these modifications is seamless and enhance from a stock perspective.

More significantly, there are aftermarket modifications that have been added for performance,customizing the interior, and making the exterior more unique. These include a full air ride setup, lighting, upholstery, audio/visual, and ICE.

Check out these modifications in detail by clicking the links in the left column.

Standard Features

Standard Features

M-Pressive came standard with the following features when it was built. The list was impressive back in 2002 and features many items that are widely popular today with car manufacturers.

The 300M was truly a vehicle that was ahead if its time.


Impressive Performance


3.5-liter, aluminum High-Output 255 HP* SOHC 24-valve V6 engine

17:1 ratio performance and tuned steering

Automatic 4-speed transaxle with AutoStick© with performance shift feel

Front independent sport tuned suspension with gas-charged MacPherson struts and stabilizer bar

Sport-tuned suspension with 1/2" lowered body ride height

Performance 4-wheel disc antilock brakes

Low-speed traction control

Performance tuned steering; unique for 300M Special

Dual exhaust pipe tips

3.89 overall gear ratio for off-the-line acceleration


Driver Pleasure


Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob

Tilt height adjustable steering column

Electronic speed control with steering wheel-mounted controls

Electroluminescent instrument cluster gauges with 150 mph speedometer

The Chrysler Memory System which includes: personalized settings for two driver's power seat adjustments, power exterior mirrors and radio station presets

Overhead console includes: electronic vehicle information center, twin map lamps, compass, display for outside temperature, trip computer and HomeLink© Universal Transceiver remote control device opener, and tire pressure monitor which monitors each individual tires' pressure

AM/FM stereo radio with cassette, in-dash 4-disc CD changer, Chrysler/Infinity II Spatial Imaging© Sound System with 360-watt amplifier, 11 speakers in 9 locations and steering wheel-mounted audio controls


Seating Features


Royale leather-trim seats with unique waterfall sew patterns and passenger and driver rear map pockets

Heated front bucket seats with 8-way power driver's and 6-way power passenger seats, driver's manual lumbar support and two-way adjustable head restraints

Rear contour bench seat with 60/40 fold-down seatbacks, 2-way head restraints, center armrest with storage and 2 cupholders

Carbon Fiber appearance interior trim appliques

Bright 300M Special door sill appliques


Comfort and Convenience Features


Power windows with driver's window one-touch-down and lockout protection features

Two 12-volt power accessory outlets, (1) in instrument panel and (1) in center console

Floor console includes: cup holders, coin holder, cassette, CD storage, second power outlet and rear-seat heat and A/C outlets

Front and rear floor mats with driver's tie-down feature

Sun visors with illuminated vanity mirror and sunshade extensions

Windshield wipers with two-speed and speed-sensitive intermittent modes, automatic headlamp activation capability when in use

Power remote and inside emergency trunk lid release

Remote Keyless Entry System

Battery-saver feature turns off headlamps if left on over 10 minutes and courtesy lights if left on by an ajar door after 15 minutes

Electric rear window defroster

Front side window demisters

Full size spare with matching wheel


Safety and Security Features


Next generation driver and front-passenger air bags+

Three-point height-adjustable seat belts for driver, front passenger and all rear passengers

Power door locks with speed-sensitive auto-locking feature and rear seat door child protection locks

Three Back Seat User-Ready Child Seat Top Tether anchors for compatible LATCH style aftermarket child seats

Sentry Key© Engine Immobilizer includes two encoded keys

Brake-park interlock requires driver to apply brake before shifting from Park

Dynamic Side-Impact Intrusion Protection

Upper interior head protection that is required in 2003

Seat belt cluster telltale lamp that stays on after engine start up until the driver buckles up

Starter interrupt (keeps vehicle starter from engaging when engine is running)

Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC) with tire pressure monitoring system


Exterior Features


Antenna integral to rear window

High-Intensity Discharge headlamps (2.5 times brighter than halogen bulbs) with automatic on/off and delay features

Integrated fog lamps

Dual power heated, folding, exterior mirrors with memory feature, and supplemental signal indicators

Automatic dimming day/night rearview mirror

P245/45ZR18 BSW Michelin© unidirectional performance tires

18" x 7.5" Painted aluminum performance wheel with 300M center cap

300M Special available in three colors: Deep Sapphire Blue, Black, Bright Silver Metallic

Options

M-Pressive had the following options installed when it was built. These three options were the only ones made available to customers that purchased a 300M Special. All other features came standard.

  • Cold Weather Package
  • Power Moonroof
  • Side Air Bags