Specs

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Reg Cab 116.8" WB

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.03 x 2.25
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System Rear Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.72 x 1.95

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.8
Tailgate Width (in) 64.9
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.3
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 70.0
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 64.9
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 82.0
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
Cargo Volume (ft³) 62.9

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 15
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14

Electrical

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

Engine

Engine Type Gas I6
Displacement 5.0L/302
Displacement 4.9L/300
Fuel System MFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 3400
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 179 @ 4200
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM - TBD -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 145 @ 3400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 2000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 270 @ 2400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM - TBD -
Engine Oil Cooler
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 265 @ 2000
Engine Order Code 99N
Engine Order Code 99Z
Engine Order Code 99Y
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gaseous Fuel I6

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 116.8
Cab to End of Frame (in) 80.4
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 30.2
Ground to Top of Frame (in)
Frame Width, Rear (in) 37.5
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 110.3
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
Overhang, Front (in) 33.5
Height, Overall (in) 70.8
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 46.8
Cab to Axle (in) 40.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.0
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 197.1

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Location Aft-of-axle
Aux Fuel Tank Location Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.5
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.2

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 40.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 64.8
Passenger Capacity 3
Front Hip Room (in) 62.2

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.89
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.0
Steering Type Power
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.25

Summary

Vehicle Name Ford F-150 Special
Body Style Reg Cab 6.75' Styleside
Body Code 116.8" WB

Suspension

Axle Type - Front Twin I-Beam
Axle Type - Rear Ford Semi-Floating
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 2.73
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.31
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.08
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3800
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3400
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2300
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3190

Tires

Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 718
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 718
Front Tire Order Code T7Q
Front Tire Order Code T77
Rear Tire Order Code T7Q
Rear Tire Order Code T77
Spare Tire Order Code T7Q
Spare Tire Order Code T77
Front Tire Size P235/75R15XL
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15XL
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15XL
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 718

Trailering

Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 300
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1125
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 525
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000

Transmission

First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Clutch Size (in)
Clutch Size (in) 11.0
Trans Power Take Off
Trans PTO Access
Transfer Case Model
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.33
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.18
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.49
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.90
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.41
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.71
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Description Cont. HD Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44M
Trans Order Code 44U
Trans Order Code 44E
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive

Weight Information

Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7800
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7125
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 6450
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6100
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1719
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2240
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3800
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2725
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 6250
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11,500

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Chrome
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 6.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel