Specs

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111" WB RWD

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.86 x 1.04
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Brake ABS System 4-wheel
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.5 x 2.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 98.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) 126.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 41.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 51.6
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 47.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 170.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 104.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 28.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 61.7

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.7

Doors

Side Door Type Sliding

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Maximum Alternator Watts 1260

Engine

Fuel System SFI
Displacement 4.3L/262
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800
Engine Type Gas V6
Engine Order Code L35
Engine Oil Cooler Yes
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 4400

Exterior Dimensions

Ground Clearance, Front (in) 6.8
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 26.0
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 46.0
Overhang, Front (in) 32.5
Height, Overall (in) 75.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.5
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 189.8
Wheelbase (in) 111.2
Side Door Opening Width (in) 34.5
Side Door Opening Height (in) 46.8
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 57.2
Step Up Height - Front (in) 21.5
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 42.0
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.4
Step Up Height - Side (in) 20.2

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Location Fwd of rear axle
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 27

Interior Dimensions

Front Hip Room (in) 65.0
Third Hip Room (in) 57.1
Third Shoulder Room (in) 67.1
Third Leg Room (in) 38.5
Third Head Room (in) 38.7
Passenger Capacity 7
Passenger Capacity 8
Second Hip Room (in) 50.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 67.1
Second Leg Room (in) 36.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 64.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.2

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 44.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 42.7
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 14.0
Steering Type Pwr speed sensitive

Summary

Body Style 111" WB
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Astro Passenger
Body Code E54
Body Code ZW9

Suspension

Axle Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Front Coil spring
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf spring
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2800
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3150
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2800
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3150
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.26
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 32

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code QCM
Spare Tire Size T145/80D16
Rear Tire Size P215/75R15
Front Tire Size P215/75R15
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code QCU
Front Tire Order Code QCU
Front Tire Order Code QCM
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 753
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 753
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1853
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3166
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3166

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 550
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A

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) 2.29
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 Automatic w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Electronic
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code M30
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Dutch
Rear Door Type Panel

Weight Information

Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5950
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1991
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2800
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3150
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2333

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Chrome
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16.0 x 4.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Chrome