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1996 Chevrolet C/K 3500

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Specs

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4dr 168.5" WB, 55.9" CA

Brakes

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.50 x 1.50
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.50 x 1.26
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 13.0 x 3.5
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System Four Wheel

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 17.1
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 23.8

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Watts 1200
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

Engine

Displacement 5.7L/350
Displacement 6.5L/400
Fuel System Turbo-Charged EFI
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 4000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 3400
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 255 @ 4600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 410 @ 3200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 385 @ 1800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 330 @ 2800
Engine Oil Cooler Yes
Engine Order Code L29
Engine Order Code L65
Engine Order Code L31
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type HD Diesel V8
Engine Type HD Gas V8
Displacement 7.4L/454

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 245.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.0
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD -
Ground to Top of Frame (in) 30.9
Ground to Top of Frame (in) 31.1
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
Cab to End of Frame (in) 97.0
Cab to Axle (in) 55.9
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 148.1
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 41.7
Overhang, Front (in) 35.4
Height, Overall (in) 71.7
Height, Overall (in) 68.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 94.3
Wheelbase (in) 168.5

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Location Inboard LH Frame
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 34

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.4
Front Hip Room (in) 60.0
Second Head Room (in) 40.8
Second Leg Room (in) 37.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 64.9
Second Hip Room (in) 59.3
Passenger Capacity 6
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Head Room (in) 39.9

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 16.4
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 15.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 53.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 58.3
Steering Type Power

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet C/K 3500 Crew Cab
Body Code ZW9
Body Style 4 Door 168.5" Wheelbase

Suspension

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.25
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 7500
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6084
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front Indep Coil Spring
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 4100
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 7500
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6084
Axle Type - Front
Axle Type - Rear Full-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4100
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.56
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front

Tires

Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2060
Front Tire Order Code XGK
Front Tire Order Code XHP
Front Tire Order Code XHR
Front Tire Order Code XYK
Front Tire Order Code XYL
Front Tire Order Code XHH
Rear Tire Order Code YGK
Rear Tire Order Code YHP
Rear Tire Order Code YHR
Rear Tire Order Code YYK
Rear Tire Order Code YYL
Rear Tire Order Code YHH
Spare Tire Order Code ZHH
Spare Tire Order Code ZGK
Spare Tire Order Code ZHP
Spare Tire Order Code ZHR
Spare Tire Order Code ZYK
Spare Tire Order Code ZYL
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size LT225/75R16D
Front Tire Size LT215/85R16D
Front Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Rear Tire Size LT225/75R16D
Rear Tire Size LT215/85R16D
Rear Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Spare Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Spare Tire Size LT225/75R16D
Spare Tire Size LT215/85R16D
Spare Tire Size
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2335
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2205
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1875
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2150
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3042
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 3042
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2060
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2335
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 706
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 682
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 679
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 678
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 706
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 682
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 679
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 678
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 678
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 706
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 682
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 679
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10,000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Trans Order Code MW3
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in) 12
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.61
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.08
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.61
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.48
Trans Description Cont. Again Deep Low
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. HD Manual w/OD,
Trans Description Cont. HD Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Power Take Off SAE 6-Bolt
Trans Order Code MT1
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model
Trans PTO Access LH/RH
Trans PTO Access

Weight Information

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 7500
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 10,000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 9000
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6084
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2941
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1978
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 14,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 17,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 19,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 15,000
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4100

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material