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E-250 Stripped Chassis 124" WB SRW


Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Rear-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.03 x 0.48
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 12.125 x 3.5
Brake Type Power

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 23.2


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


Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Order Code 992
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 4.2L/256
Fuel System EFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 4800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800

Exterior Dimensions

Overhang, Front (in) 29.0
Ground to Top of Frame (in) 21.9
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.0
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.2
Frame Width, Rear (in) 67.0
Wheelbase (in) 124
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 221.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 68.5


Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 55
Fuel Tank Location Aft Of Rear Axle
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 37

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 0


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


Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 42.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 47.8
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.0
Steering Type Power


Vehicle Name Ford Econoline Commercial Chassis
Body Code 124" WB
Body Style E-250 Commercial Stripped Chassis SRW


Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 5400
Suspension Type - Front Coil
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Leaf 1-Stage
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3550
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 5545
Axle Type - Front Twin I-Beam
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4600
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.09
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.00
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)


Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 709
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 709
Front Tire Order Code T37
Rear Tire Order Code T37
Spare Tire Order Code 516
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size LT225/75R16E
Rear Tire Size LT225/75R16E
Spare Tire Size
Spare Tire Size LT225/75R16E
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2680
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2680
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2680
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 709


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


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

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1386
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3550
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2051
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 8600
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 5360


Rear Wheel Size (in) 16.0 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16.0 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Material
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16.0 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)