Specs

Research 2002 Dodge Ram 2500 specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

2WD Regular Cab 8 Ft Box

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.5 x 1.26
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume (ft³) 71.7
Tailgate Width (in) 64.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.3
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 60.4
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 97.5
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 24.0
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 26.0
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 20.0

Electrical

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

Engine

Engine Type Gas V10
Engine Order Code EWA
Engine Order Code ETC
Engine Order Code ETH
Engine Order Code EML
Engine Type Diesel I6
Engine Type HO Diesel I6
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 8.0L/488
Displacement 5.9L/359
Displacement 5.9L/360
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 310 @ 4000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 305 @ 4000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 235 @ 2700
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 2700
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 2700
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 4400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 450 @ 2800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 440 @ 2800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 460 @ 1400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 420 @ 1600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 505 @ 1600 - 2700
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 345 @ 3200
Engine Oil Cooler

Exterior Dimensions

Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 116.9
Cab to End of Frame (in) 99.7
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.9
Wheelbase (in) 134.7
Cab to Axle (in) 55.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 11.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.2
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 220.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.3
Height, Overall (in) 72.7
Overhang, Front (in) 38.0
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.5
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD -

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Location Inboard Frame Rails
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 35.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.5
Front Head Room (in) 40.2
Front Hip Room (in) 63.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0
Passenger Capacity 3

Mileage

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

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 45.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -

Summary

Vehicle Name Dodge Ram 2500
Body Code 135" WB
Body Style Reg Cab 8' Bed

Suspension

Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Axle Type - Front
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6200
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35.1
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35.1
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6500
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front Coil
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 7500
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6200
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500
Axle Type - Rear Full-Floating

Tires

Front Tire Size LT265/75R16E
Front Tire Order Code TXF
Front Tire Order Code TXG
Front Tire Order Code TYD
Rear Tire Order Code TXF
Rear Tire Order Code TXG
Rear Tire Order Code TYD
Spare Tire Order Code TXF
Spare Tire Order Code TXG
Spare Tire Order Code TYD
Front Tire Size LT265/75R16E
Front Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Rear Tire Size LT265/75R16E
Rear Tire Size LT265/75R16E
Rear Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Spare Tire Size LT265/75R16E
Spare Tire Size LT265/75R16E
Spare Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3040
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3040
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 3040
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 683
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 683
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 683

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10,000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 900
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Trans Order Code DDP
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in) 11.0
Clutch Size (in) 13.0
Clutch Size (in) 12.5
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.06
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.63
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.21
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. HD Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 6
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code DEE
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Trans Order Code DDX
Trans Order Code DGP
Trans Order Code DGT
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.36
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.61
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.63
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.45
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2050
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2775
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6200
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 7500
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 14,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 19,000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 8800
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 20,000

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5