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2003 Dodge Ram 2500

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Specs

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ST 2WD Regular Cab 8 Ft Box ST

Brakes

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.9 x 1.26
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.9 x 1.18
Drum - Rear (Yes or )

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 20.2
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 51.0
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 66.4
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in)
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in)
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 97.9
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in)
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
Cargo Volume (ft³) 73.9
Cargo Volume (ft³)
Tailgate Width (in) 63.5
Tailgate Width (in)

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 25.4
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 28.4
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 18

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 160
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 750
Maximum Alternator Watts 1904
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 440 @ 2800
Engine Order Code EWA
Engine Order Code ETC
Engine Order Code ETH
Engine Order Code EZA
Engine Type Gas V10
Engine Type Diesel I6
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 8.0L/488
Displacement 5.9L/360
Displacement 5.7L/350
Fuel System MPI
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 305 @ 4000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 250 @ 2900
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 235 @ 2900
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 305 @ 2900
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 345 @ 5400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 460 @ 1400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 555 @ 1400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 375 @ 4200
Engine Oil Cooler None

Exterior Dimensions

Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 140.5
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 229.7
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 123.0
Cab to Axle (in) 56.9
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) 39.4
Height, Overall (in) 73.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 33.0
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD -
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.0

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 35
Fuel Tank Location Inboard Frame Rails
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 67.0
Front Hip Room (in) 65.1
Front Head Room (in) 40.9

Mileage

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

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 45.6
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 13.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion

Summary

Body Code 140.5" WB
Body Style Reg Cab 8' Box
Vehicle Name Dodge Ram 2500

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
Suspension Type - Front Coil
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6200
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6500
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 9350
Axle Type - Rear Full-floating
Axle Type - Front Hypoid
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73

Tires

Front Tire Order Code TT4
Front Tire Order Code TT5
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code TT4
Rear Tire Order Code TT5
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code TT4
Spare Tire Order Code TT5
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size LT265/70R17
Rear Tire Size LT265/70R17
Spare Tire Size
Spare Tire Size LT265/70R17
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2835
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3195
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 3195
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 657
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 657
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 657

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 12000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67-1.50
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.38
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.61
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.45
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.00
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.63
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 5
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Trans Type 6
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code DDP
Trans Order Code DG8
Trans Order Code DEE
Trans Order Code DDX
Trans Order Code DGP
Trans Order Code DGQ
Clutch Size (in) 12.3
Clutch Size (in) 13.0
Clutch Size (in)
Clutch Size (in) 11.4
Trans Power Take Off
Trans PTO Access
Transfer Case Model
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.04
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.20
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.00
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.63
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2403
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 19000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 19000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 17000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 17000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 8650
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 9000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2430
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2418
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2423
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2446
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2445
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 17000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 18000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 20000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2913
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3597
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3771
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3625
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3672
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3289
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3336
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2858
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6000
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4000
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4630
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4410
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 20000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 18000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2397
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2445
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 15000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 20000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 20000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 19000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 20000

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Chromed Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Chromed Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Chromed Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum