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1996 Ford Aerostar

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Specs

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119" WB Cargo

Brakes

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Brake ABS System Rear Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.0 x 2.5
Brake Type Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.28
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume (ft³) 141.4
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 86.0
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 48.2
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 48.1

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.8

Doors

Side Door Type Right Hand Sliding

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Watts 1425
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650

Engine

Engine Type Gas V6
Engine Order Code 99U
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 160 @ 2750
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 140 @ 5000
Fuel System SEFI
Engine Oil Cooler
Displacement 3.0L/182

Exterior Dimensions

Step Up Height - Side (in) - TBD -
Side Door Opening Width (in) 32.4
Side Door Opening Height (in) 43.1
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 51.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 44.4
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 6.3
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 25.0
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 28.9
Overhang, Front (in) 27.1
Height, Overall (in) 72.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.7
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 174.9
Wheelbase (in) 118.9
Step Up Height - Front (in) - TBD -

Frame

Frame Type Unitized

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Location Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 60.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.5
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 44.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 42.4
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 15.0
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 19.8
Steering Type Power

Summary

Body Style Cargo Van
Body Code 119
Vehicle Name Ford Aerostar Van

Suspension

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front Coil
Suspension Type - Rear Coil
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2950
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2545
Axle Type - Front Short/Long Arm
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2650
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2950
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.38

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code 51A
Front Tire Order Code T86
Rear Tire Order Code T86
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size 215/75R14SL
Rear Tire Size 215/75R14SL
Spare Tire Size 215/75R14SL
Spare Tire Size T155/80D16
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1512
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1512
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1512
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2013
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 780
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 780
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 780
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 811

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3900
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 390
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3900
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 390
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Trans Power Take Off No
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.10
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.47
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44V
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model
Trans PTO Access No

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Liftgate
Rear Door Type Dual

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1348
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2054
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7500
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2545
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2950
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5300

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4.0
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel