Specs

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2WD Regular Cab Standard Box

Brakes

Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.14
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 x 0.79
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume (ft³) 43.5
Tailgate Width (in) 60.6
Tailgate Width (in) 49.9
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 60.2
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 49.1
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 61.9
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 49.1
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.7
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
Cargo Volume (ft³) 56.9

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14.5
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14.0
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.0
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.7
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14.8

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Watts
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

Engine

Displacement 4.8L/293
Displacement 4.3L/262
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 270 @ 5200
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 285 @ 5200
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 4600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 285 @ 4000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 325 @ 4000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 2800
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Order Code LR4
Engine Order Code LM7
Engine Order Code L35
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 5.3L/325

Exterior Dimensions

Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.4
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.1
Frame Width, Rear (in) 42.0
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.3
Cab to End of Frame (in) 78.7
Cab to Axle (in) 41.9
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 114.2
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.0
Overhang, Front (in) 37.0
Height, Overall (in) 71.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.5
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 203.1
Wheelbase (in) 119.0

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Location LH

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 41.3
Passenger Capacity 3
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4
Front Head Room (in) 41.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15

Steering

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 41.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.1
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.5

Summary

Body Code E63
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Sportside
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Fleetside
Body Code E62

Suspension

Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 46
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 36
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 46
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.08
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2950
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750
Axle Type - Front Hypoid
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150

Tires

Front Tire Size P255/70R16
Front Tire Order Code QNG
Front Tire Order Code QCC
Front Tire Order Code QCJ
Front Tire Order Code QNF
Rear Tire Order Code QNG
Rear Tire Order Code QCC
Rear Tire Order Code QCJ
Rear Tire Order Code QNF
Spare Tire Order Code QNG
Spare Tire Order Code QCC
Spare Tire Order Code QCJ
Spare Tire Order Code QNF
Front Tire Size P235/75R16
Rear Tire Size P255/70R16
Rear Tire Size P235/75R16
Spare Tire Size P255/70R16
Spare Tire Size P235/75R16
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1853
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1723
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2064
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1903
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1853
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1723
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 686
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 697
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 686
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 697
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 686
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 697

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 9500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 9500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.55
Clutch Size (in) 12
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.32
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.02
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code MG5
Trans Order Code M30
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) 11
Clutch Size (in)
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive

Weight Information

Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8500
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6100
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1731
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1706
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2327
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2340
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3750
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2950
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 12,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 12,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,000

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Chrome
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5