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1997 Ford E-Series Chassis

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Specs

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138" WB SRW

Brakes

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 12.125 x 3.5
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
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) 13.03 x 0.48
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 28.4
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 26.5
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 27.4

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 215
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) 650
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) 625
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 850
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950
Maximum Alternator Watts 1425
Maximum Alternator Watts 3225
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 265 @ 4250
Engine Order Code 99S
Engine Order Code 99F
Engine Order Code 99L
Engine Type Gas V10
Engine Type Diesel V8
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 6.8L/415
Displacement 7.3L/444
Displacement 5.4L/330
Fuel System Turbo-Charged DI
Fuel System EFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 2700
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 235 @ 4250
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 410 @ 2750
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 425 @ 2000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 335 @ 3000
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Oil Cooler Yes

Exterior Dimensions

Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - TBD -
Ground to Top of Frame (in) 26.6
Frame Width, Rear (in) 69.4
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 68.5
Overhang, Front (in) 30.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.5
Wheelbase (in) 138
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 237.4

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 55
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 37
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Location Aft Of Rear Axle

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 2
Front Leg Room (in) 40.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 68.4
Passenger Capacity 1
Front Hip Room (in) 65.6
Front Head Room (in) 42.5

Mileage

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

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 50.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 48.0
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.0
Steering Type Power

Summary

Vehicle Name Ford Econoline RV Cutaway
Body Style RV Cutaway SRW
Body Code 138" WB

Suspension

Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4600
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.00
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10
Suspension Type - Front Coil
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 4050
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 4200
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3900
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 7810
Axle Type - Front Twin I-Beam
Axle Type - Rear Full Floating
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 7800

Tires

Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3042
Front Tire Order Code T38
Rear Tire Order Code T38
Spare Tire Order Code 516
Front Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Rear Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Spare Tire Size
Spare Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3042
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 3042
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 677
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 677
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 677

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1,560
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 510
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1,335
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3,400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10,400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 8,900
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 340
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 890
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 8,900
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10,400
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1,040
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3,400

Transmission

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
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) 2.18
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.71
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44E
Transfer Case Power Take Off

Weight Information

Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 20,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 18,500
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 9600
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1912
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2821
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6084
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3900
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4200
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4050
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13,000

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16.0 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16.0 x 7.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 16.0 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Material