Specs

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1500 109" WB

Brakes

Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.75 x 1.25
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System Rear
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.0 x 2.5
Brake ABS System (Second Line)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 206.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 44.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 22.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 58.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 91.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) 119.6
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 53.2

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 15.3

Doors

Side Door Type Sliding
Side Door Type Swing-out

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 136
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 750
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

Engine

Displacement 3.9L/239
Fuel System MPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 220 @ 4400
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 4800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 295 @ 3200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 225 @ 3200
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Order Code EHC
Engine Order Code ELF
Engine Oil Cooler Yes
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 5.2L/318

Exterior Dimensions

Rear Door Opening Height (in) 47.5
Step Up Height - Side (in) 24.9
Step Up Height - Front (in) 19.2
Side Door Opening Width (in) 49.3
Side Door Opening Width (in) 39.8
Side Door Opening Height (in) 47.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 49.5
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 6.8
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 6.8
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 24.9
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 43.8
Overhang, Front (in) 33.8
Height, Overall (in) 79.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.0
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 187.2
Wheelbase (in) 109.6

Frame

Frame Type Unitized Construction

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 32
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Location - TBD -
Aux Fuel Tank Location

Interior Dimensions

Second Hip Room (in) 65.5
Third Head Room (in) 37.0
Third Leg Room (in) 40.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.7
Front Hip Room (in) 65.7
Second Head Room (in) 39.3
Second Leg Room (in) 40.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 66.3
Third Shoulder Room (in) 66.3
Passenger Capacity 8
Third Hip Room (in) 66.5
Front Leg Room (in) 39.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.9

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD -
Steering Type Power
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 46.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.5
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -

Summary

Body Code
Vehicle Name Dodge Ram Wagon
Body Style 1500 Passenger Van 109" WB

Suspension

Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3400
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3850
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.92
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 33
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 40
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front Independent Coil
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3850
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) Computer Selected
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf
Axle Type - Front Independent
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code TSF
Front Tire Order Code TSF
Front Tire Order Code TSC
Rear Tire Order Code TSF
Rear Tire Order Code TSC
Spare Tire Order Code TSC
Front Tire Size P235/75R15
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3965
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3965
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 3965
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 724
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 724
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 724

Trailering

Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4600
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3300
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 800
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.20
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.74
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic,
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 3
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code DGA
Trans Order Code DGB
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Panel

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1870
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2290
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3850
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8800
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3400
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6600

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Chrome

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