Specs

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SL 2dr SL

Brakes

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.5 x 1.03
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x 0.79
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.5 x 2.0

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 35.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 67.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 15.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 66.9
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 34.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 38.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.72

Doors

Side Door Type

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 690
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Maximum Alternator Watts 1200

Engine

Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 4400
Engine Order Code L35
Engine Type Gas V6
Engine Oil Cooler Yes
Displacement 4.3L/262

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 66.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.8
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 175.0
Wheelbase (in) 100.5
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 39.7
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.1
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.4
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 28.4
Overhang, Front (in) 34.8
Step Up Height - Front (in)
Step Up Height - Side (in)
Side Door Opening Width (in)
Side Door Opening Height (in)

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Location Behind rear axle
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.7
Front Head Room (in) 39.5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
Second Hip Room (in) 39.7
Second Hip Room (in)
Passenger Capacity 2
Passenger Capacity 4
Second Head Room (in)
Second Head Room (in) 38.1
Front Hip Room (in) 52.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4
Second Leg Room (in) 36.3
Second Leg Room (in)
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.2

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 16.0
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 13.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 36.6
Steering Type Power

Summary

Vehicle Name GMC Jimmy
Body Style 2 Door
Body Code TB4
Body Code E55

Suspension

Axle Type - Front
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2400
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Suspension Type - Front Independent Coil
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2200
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2600
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.91
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.30
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 46 Bilstein
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 46 Bilstein
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.08
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42

Tires

Spare Tire Size P205/75R15
Spare Tire Size P235/70R15
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15
Spare Tire Size T155/90D16
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1643
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1763
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1452
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1643
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1763
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1452
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1452
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1643
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1763
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1453
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 744
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 720
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 768
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 744
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 720
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 768
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 768
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 744
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 720
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD-
Front Tire Order Code QBF
Front Tire Order Code QCA
Front Tire Order Code QBG
Front Tire Order Code QCE
Rear Tire Order Code QCA
Rear Tire Order Code QBF
Rear Tire Order Code QBG
Rear Tire Order Code QCE
Spare Tire Order Code ZBF
Spare Tire Order Code ZBG
Spare Tire Order Code ZCE
Spare Tire Order Code ZEB
Spare Tire Order Code ZAA
Front Tire Size P235/70R15
Front Tire Size P235/75R15
Front Tire Size P205/75R15
Rear Tire Size P235/70R15
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15
Rear Tire Size P205/75R15

Trailering

Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.16
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.49
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 4
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code M30
Trans Order Code M50
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
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in)
Clutch Size (in) 11.02
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.55
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Liftgate
Rear Door Type Tailgate

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1866.5
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2600
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2200
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8500
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4450
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9500
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1664.9

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Material Steel