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1998 Chevrolet C 3500 HD

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Specs

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Reg Cab 135.5" WB, 60.0" CA C5B

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.58 x 1.43
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.90 x 1.43
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System Four Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 23.8

Electrical

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

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 195 @ 3400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 430 @ 1800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 420 @ 1800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 410 @ 3200
Engine Oil Cooler Yes
Engine Order Code L65
Engine Order Code L29
Engine Type Diesel V8
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 6.5L/400
Displacement 7.4L/454
Fuel System Turbo-Charged EFI
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 4000

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 135.5
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD -
Frame Width, Rear (in) 34.0
Ground to Top of Frame (in) 31.7
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
Cab to End of Frame (in) 111.0
Cab to Axle (in) 60.0
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 113.6
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 51.0
Overhang, Front (in) 37.9
Height, Overall (in) 77.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 84.2
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 224.5

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Location Inboard LH Frame
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Aux Fuel Tank Location Behind Rear Axle
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.0
Front Hip Room (in) 60.1
Front Head Room (in) 40.0
Passenger Capacity 3
Passenger Capacity 2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5

Mileage

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

Steering

Steering Type Power
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 46.0
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 17.8
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 18.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 47.8

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet C 3500 HD
Body Style Reg Cab 135.5" Wheelbase
Body Code ZW9

Suspension

Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 5000
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.25
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.63
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 5.13
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 11,000
Suspension Type - Front Tapered Leaf Spring
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 5000
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 11,000
Axle Type - Front I-Beam
Axle Type - Rear Full-Floating

Tires

Rear Tire Size 225/70R19.5F
Front Tire Order Code XTN
Rear Tire Order Code YTN
Spare Tire Order Code ZTN
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size 225/70R19.5F
Spare Tire Size 225/70R19.5F
Spare Tire Size
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2595
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2855
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2855
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 645
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 645
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 645
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10,000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.48
Trans Description Cont. Again Deep Low
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. HD Manual w/OD,
Trans Description Cont. HD Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code MW3
Trans Order Code MT1
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Model
Trans PTO Access LH/RH
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off SAE 6-Bolt
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in) 12
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.04
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.08
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.61

Weight Information

Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 17,000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2149
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 15,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 16,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 19,000
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 5000
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 11,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2802

Wheels

Front Wheel Size (in) 19.5 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 19.5 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19.5 x 6.0