Specs

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4WD Regular Cab 4.0L Manual

Brakes

Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.28 x 1.33
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.0 x 2.50
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Brake ABS System Rear Wheel
Brake ABS System Four Wheel

Cargo Area Dimensions

Tailgate Width (in) 54.4
Cargo Volume (ft³) 37.4
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 71.8
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 54.4
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 40.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 16.4
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 51.2

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.8

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Watts 1425
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540

Engine

Fuel System SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 220 @ 3000
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas V6
Engine Oil Cooler
Displacement 4.0L/245
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 160 @ 4200

Exterior Dimensions

Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.5
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.5
Frame Width, Rear (in) 32.8
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 29.5
Cab to End of Frame (in) 72.2
Cab to Axle (in) 37.2
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 104.3
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 42.9
Overhang, Front (in) 33.2
Height, Overall (in) 66.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.4
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 184.3
Wheelbase (in) 108

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Location Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.0
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 42.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6
Front Hip Room (in) 52.8
Passenger Capacity 3
Front Head Room (in) 39.1

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.27
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 39.34
Steering Type Power
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 17

Summary

Vehicle Name Mazda B-Series 4WD Truck
Body Style Reg Cab 6'
Vehicle Name Mazda B-Series 4WD Truck
Body Code 108"

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.5
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf Spring
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2260
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2820
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2570
Axle Type - Front Twin-Traction Beam
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2850
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2750
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front 3.73
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.5
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.2
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.2

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 750
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 750
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 750
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843
Spare Tire Size P215/75R15SL
Rear Tire Size P215/75R15SL
Front Tire Size P215/75R15SL

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 465
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) 300
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 1.0
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 2.48
Transfer Case Model Warner 1354
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in) 10
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.40
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1297
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1945
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2750
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2260
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 4800
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9500
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4660

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 6.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel