Specs

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XL Reg 138" WB XL

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.03 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) 11.72 x 0.38

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 52.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 120.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 51.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 260.8

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 29.8
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 23.3
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 25.7

Doors

Side Door Type Sliding
Side Door Type Hinged

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 220
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) 750
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 625
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950
Maximum Alternator Watts 3300
Maximum Alternator Watts 1425

Engine

Fuel System EFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 4450
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 235 @ 4250
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 4800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 290 @ 3250
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 335 @ 3000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800
Engine Order Code 99L
Engine Order Code 996
Engine Oil Cooler Yes
Engine Order Code 992
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 4.6L/281
Displacement 5.4L/330
Displacement 4.2L/256

Exterior Dimensions

Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 43.8
Step Up Height - Side (in) - TBD -
Step Up Height - Front (in) - TBD -
Side Door Opening Width (in) 47.1
Side Door Opening Width (in) 39.6
Side Door Opening Height (in) 48.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 54.6
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 47.5
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.0
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 26.9
Overhang, Front (in) 30.1
Height, Overall (in) 84.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.3
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 211.8
Wheelbase (in) 138.0

Frame

Frame Type Single Channel

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Location
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 35.0
Fuel Tank Location Midship

Interior Dimensions

Second Leg Room (in) 36.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 70.5
Second Hip Room (in) 66.5
Third Head Room (in) 40.1
Third Leg Room (in) 41.4
Third Shoulder Room (in) 71.2
Third Hip Room (in) 71.2
Passenger Capacity 7
Passenger Capacity 8
Front Head Room (in) 42.5
Front Leg Room (in) 40.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 68.4
Front Hip Room (in) 65.6
Second Head Room (in) 40.2

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 12
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.0
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 46.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 48.9
Steering Type Power

Summary

Vehicle Name Ford Club Wagon
Body Code 138.0" WB
Body Style Reg Passenger Van

Suspension

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Suspension Type - Front Coil
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3400
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3830
Axle Type - Front Twin-I-Beam
Axle Type - Rear Ford Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3800
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)

Tires

Spare Tire Size P235/75R15XL
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 719
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 719
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15XL
Front Tire Order Code T77
Rear Tire Order Code T77
Spare Tire Order Code T77
Front Tire Size P235/75R15XL
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 719

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.33
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.18
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.71
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Description Cont. HD Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44U
Trans Order Code 44E
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Panel

Weight Information

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2354
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2723
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3800
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3600
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 12,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11,000

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel