Specs

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XL Reg 138" WB XL

Brakes

Brake ABS System Four Wheel
Brake Type Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.03 x 2.25
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.72 x 0.38
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 120.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 260.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 52.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 51.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - TBD -

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 29.8
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 25.7
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 23.3

Doors

Side Door Type Hinged
Side Door Type Sliding

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) 750
Maximum Alternator Watts 1425
Maximum Alternator Watts 3225
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 215
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 625
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 235 @ 4250
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 4800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 290 @ 3250
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 335 @ 3000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800
Engine Order Code 99L
Engine Order Code 996
Engine Oil Cooler Yes
Engine Order Code 992
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 4.6L/281
Displacement 5.4L/330
Displacement 4.2L/256
Fuel System EFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 4450

Exterior Dimensions

Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 26.9
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 43.8
Overhang, Front (in) 30.1
Height, Overall (in) 84.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.3
Step Up Height - Side (in) - TBD -
Step Up Height - Front (in) - TBD -
Side Door Opening Width (in) 47.1
Side Door Opening Width (in) 39.6
Side Door Opening Height (in) 48.3
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 211.8
Wheelbase (in) 138.0
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 54.6
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 47.5
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.0

Frame

Frame Type Single Channel

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Location Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 35.0

Interior Dimensions

Third Shoulder Room (in) 71.2
Third Hip Room (in) 71.2
Passenger Capacity 8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 70.5
Second Hip Room (in) 66.5
Third Head Room (in) 40.1
Front Hip Room (in) 65.6
Second Head Room (in) 40.2
Second Leg Room (in) 36.3
Third Leg Room (in) 41.4
Front Head Room (in) 42.5
Front Leg Room (in) 40.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 68.4

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 12

Steering

Steering Type Power
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 48.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 46.7
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock

Summary

Vehicle Name Ford Club Wagon
Body Code 138.0" WB
Body Style Reg Passenger Van

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Coil
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.32
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3800
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600
Axle Type - Rear Ford Semi-Floating
Axle Type - Front Twin-I-Beam
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3830
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3400
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35

Tires

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 - Front 719
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 719
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 719
Front Tire Order Code T77
Rear Tire Order Code T77

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

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

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Panel

Weight Information

Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 12,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2354
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2723
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3600
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3800

Wheels

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