Specs

Research 1997 GMC Yukon specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

1500 2dr

Brakes

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.0 x 2.25
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System Four Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.57 x 1.25
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 61.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 39.7
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 49.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 51.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 99.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 38.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 74.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 17.0
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 23.2

Doors

Side Door Type

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Watts 1680
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
Maximum Alternator Watts 1200
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Maximum Alternator Watts 1260

Engine

Displacement 5.7L/350
Engine Order Code L56
Engine Order Code L31
Engine Type Turbo Diesel V8
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 6.5L/395
Fuel System EFI
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 180 @ 3400
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 255 @ 4600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 360 @ 1800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 330 @ 2800
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Oil Cooler Yes

Exterior Dimensions

Rear Door Opening Width (in) 61.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 34.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.2
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 29.3
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 41.1
Height, Overall (in) 71.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.1
Step Up Height - Front (in)
Overhang, Front (in) 35.4
Step Up Height - Side (in)
Wheelbase (in) 111.5
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 188.0
Side Door Opening Height (in)
Side Door Opening Width (in)

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Location Behind Rear Axle
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 30

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4
Passenger Capacity 6
Second Head Room (in) 37.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 66.0
Second Hip Room (in) 60.7
Front Head Room (in) 39.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.4
Front Hip Room (in) 60.0

Mileage

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

Steering

Steering Type Speed sensitive pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 15.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.1
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 16.5

Summary

Body Code ZW9
Vehicle Name GMC Yukon
Body Code E55
Body Style 1500 2dr

Suspension

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.08
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating
Axle Type - Front Independent
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3200
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3500
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Suspension Type - Front Indep Coil Spring

Tires

Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 722
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 722
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 722
Front Tire Order Code QFN
Front Tire Order Code QFL
Rear Tire Order Code QFN
Rear Tire Order Code QFL
Spare Tire Order Code QFN
Spare Tire Order Code QFL
Front Tire Size P235/75R15
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1763
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1763
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1763

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 700
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Trans Order Code M30
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 Description Cont. HD Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code MT1
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
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Tailgate
Rear Door Type Panel Doors

Weight Information

Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11,000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6100
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2175.5
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2338.7
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3686
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3200
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,000

Wheels

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