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1500 109" WB


Brake ABS System Rear-Wheel
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.75 x 1.25
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.0 x 2.25
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume (ft³) 208.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) 124.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 53.0
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 73.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 93.1

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.3
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14.3
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.3
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.1


Side Door Type Sliding
Side Door Type Dual Swing-Out


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 136
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 117
Maximum Alternator Watts 1632
Maximum Alternator Watts 1404
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 750
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)


Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Order Code ELF
Engine Order Code EML
Engine Order Code EHC
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 5.2L/318
Displacement 5.9L/360
Displacement 3.9L/239
Fuel System MPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 225 @ 4400
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 4000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 4800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 295 @ 3200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 335 @ 3000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 225 @ 3200
Engine Oil Cooler

Exterior Dimensions

Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 44.9
Height, Overall (in) 80.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.8
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 192.6
Wheelbase (in) 109.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 27.9
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 11.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.5
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 48.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 51.1
Side Door Opening Height (in) 55.7
Side Door Opening Width (in) 51.0
Side Door Opening Width (in) 49.3
Step Up Height - Front (in)
Step Up Height - Side (in) 20.5
Overhang, Front (in) 38.3


Frame Type Unitized

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Location
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 31.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Hip Room (in) 66.0
Passenger Capacity 2
Passenger Capacity 1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 68.0
Front Leg Room (in) 39.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.9


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 12


Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.5
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center


Vehicle Name Dodge Ram Van
Body Style 1500
Body Code 109" WB Standard


Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3850
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3500
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3850
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.92
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 25.4
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25.4
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) Computer Selected
Axle Type - Front Independent


Spare Tire Order Code TSC
Front Tire Size P235/75R15
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
Front Tire Order Code TSF
Front Tire Order Code TSC
Rear Tire Order Code TSF
Rear Tire Order Code TSC
Spare Tire Order Code TSF


Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 800
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A


Trans Order Code DGT
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.20
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.74
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.45
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Description Cont. HD Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 3
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code DGG
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model


Rear Door Type Single
Rear Door Type Dual Swing-Out

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2516
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2662
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3850
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3500
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1657
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1703
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8800
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,500
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6600
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7000


Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Chrome
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Chrome