Specs

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1500 135" WB

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.57 x 1.25
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 13 x 3.5
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 13 x 2.5
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Brake Type Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.15 x 2.75
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.5 x 1.26

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.7
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 75.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 127.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) 151.0
Cargo Volume (ft³) 267.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Doors

Side Door Type Sliding
Side Door Type Swing-out

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 124
Maximum Alternator Watts 1200
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Watts 1488

Engine

Fuel System Turbo Charged
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 220 @ 4600
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 4600
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 4400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 280 @ 2800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 325 @ 2800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Oil Cooler Yes
Engine Order Code L30
Engine Order Code L31
Engine Order Code L65
Engine Order Code L35
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Turbo Diesel V8
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 5.0L/305
Displacement 5.7L/350
Displacement 6.5L/395
Displacement 4.3L/262
Fuel System SFI

Exterior Dimensions

Side Door Opening Width (in) 46.7
Step Up Height - Side (in) 21.1
Step Up Height - Side (in) 22.7
Step Up Height - Front (in) 20.0
Side Door Opening Width (in) 40.9
Side Door Opening Height (in) 48.8
Side Door Opening Height (in) 49.1
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 56.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 49.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 6.8
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.0
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 24.8
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 50.0
Overhang, Front (in) 33.8
Height, Overall (in) 80.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.2
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 218.8
Wheelbase (in) 135

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Location Left side
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 31

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 41.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 68.8
Front Hip Room (in) 63.9
Passenger Capacity 2
Passenger Capacity 1
Front Head Room (in) 40.6

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 45.14
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Type Power
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD -

Summary

Vehicle Name GMC Savana Cargo
Body Style 1500 Cargo Van 135" WB
Body Code ZW9

Suspension

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.18
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3968
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3167
Axle Type - Front Independent
Axle Type - Rear Full-Floating
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4300
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3800
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3500
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage multi-leaf
Suspension Type - Front Independent coil
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600

Tires

Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1583
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1583
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 752
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 721
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 752
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 721
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 752
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 721
Front Tire Order Code XHA
Front Tire Order Code XHB
Front Tire Order Code XHM
Front Tire Order Code XCU
Rear Tire Order Code YHA
Rear Tire Order Code YHB
Rear Tire Order Code YHM
Rear Tire Order Code YCU
Spare Tire Order Code ZHA
Spare Tire Order Code ZHB
Spare Tire Order Code ZHM
Spare Tire Order Code ZCU
Front Tire Size P235/75R15
Front Tire Size P215/75R15
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15
Rear Tire Size P215/75R15
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15
Spare Tire Size P215/75R15
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1844
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1584

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 400
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000

Transmission

Trans Description Cont. HD Automatic w/OD,
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.08
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.48
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code M30
Trans Order Code MT1
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Hinged

Weight Information

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3167
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3968
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3168
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3600
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2533.5
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 12,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 14,500
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6100
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7100
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2107.6

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Material
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0

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