Specs

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1500 135" WB

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.57 x 1.25
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.15 x 2.75
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 88.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 127.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 267.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 53.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) 151.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 52.6
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 75.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 56.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11

Doors

Side Door Type Sliding
Side Door Type Swing-out

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 124
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600

Engine

Displacement 4.3L/262
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 220 @ 4600
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 255 @ 4600
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 4400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 280 @ 2800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 330 @ 2800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Order Code L30
Engine Order Code L31
Engine Order Code L35
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 5.0L/305
Displacement 5.7L/350
Fuel System EFI

Exterior Dimensions

Side Door Opening Height (in) 49.1
Step Up Height - Side (in) 16.4
Step Up Height - Front (in) 17.4
Side Door Opening Width (in) 46.7
Side Door Opening Width (in) 40.8
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 56.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 48.9
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.2
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.4
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 25.6
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 49.9
Overhang, Front (in) 33.8
Height, Overall (in) 80.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.2
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 218.7
Wheelbase (in) 135

Frame

Frame Type Ladder-type

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 31
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Location Midship Inboard LH Frame Rail
Aux Fuel Tank Location

Interior Dimensions

Third Head Room (in)
Second Hip Room (in) 55.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.6
Second Leg Room (in) 38.5
Third Hip Room (in)
Third Hip Room (in) 55.5
Fourth Head Room (in)
Third Shoulder Room (in) 57.6
Fourth Shoulder Room (in)
Fourth Hip Room (in)
Fourth Leg Room (in)
Third Shoulder Room (in)
Third Leg Room (in) 38.5
Third Leg Room (in)
Third Head Room (in) 39.0
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Capacity 8
Second Head Room (in) 39.0
Front Hip Room (in) 63.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 68.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.1
Front Head Room (in) 40.6

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 45.2
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr, Speed sensitive
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -

Summary

Body Code ZW9
Body Style 1500 135" WB
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Express Van

Suspension

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 47
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 36
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.18
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage multi-leaf
Suspension Type - Front Coil springs
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3968
Axle Type - Front
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000

Tires

Front Tire Order Code XHM
Front Tire Order Code XHB
Front Tire Order Code XHA
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P235/75R15
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 721
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 721
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 721

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4500
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) 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 700
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 550

Transmission

Trans Order Code M30
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Panel

Weight Information

Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 12,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7100
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2380
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2692
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3968
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3600

Wheels

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