Specs

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1500 135" WB RWD

Brakes

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) 12.0 x 1.1
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13 x 1.2
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) 153.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 127.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.5
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 51.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 217.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 204.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.6
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.8

Doors

Side Door Type Sliding
Side Door Type Swing-out

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 800
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 145
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD -

Engine

Fuel System MFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 295 @ 5200
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 195 @ 4600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 330 @ 4000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 2800
Engine Order Code LU3
Engine Order Code LM7
Engine Oil Cooler Yes
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 5.3L/325
Displacement 4.3L/262
Fuel System SFI

Exterior Dimensions

Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 25.0
Overhang, Front (in) 39.7
Height, Overall (in) 81.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.4
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 224.1
Wheelbase (in) 135
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 57.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 49.4
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.4
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.0
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 49.4
Side Door Opening Width (in)
Step Up Height - Front (in) 17.9
Side Door Opening Width (in) 44.10
Side Door Opening Height (in) 47.9
Step Up Height - Side (in) 18.8

Frame

Frame Type Ladder-type

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Location Mid Inboard Rail
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 31

Interior Dimensions

Second Head Room (in) 38.5
Front Hip Room (in) 65.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 68.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3
Front Head Room (in) 40.2
Third Hip Room (in) 64.4
Third Shoulder Room (in) 63.5
Third Leg Room (in) 37.6
Third Head Room (in) 38.6
Passenger Capacity 8
Second Hip Room (in) 66.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 68.9
Second Leg Room (in) 34.8

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.2
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.4
Steering Type Pwr

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet Express Passenger
Body Style 1500 135" WB
Body Code ZW9

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.30
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Axle Type - Front Independent
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage multi-leaf
Suspension Type - Front Coil springs
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42

Tires

Front Tire Size P245/75R16
Front Tire Order Code XEP
Front Tire Order Code XNK
Front Tire Order Code XEN
Rear Tire Order Code YEP
Rear Tire Order Code YNK
Rear Tire Order Code YEN
Spare Tire Order Code ZEP
Spare Tire Order Code ZNK
Spare Tire Order Code ZEN
Front Tire Size P235/75R16EL
Rear Tire Size P245/75R16
Rear Tire Size P235/75R16EL
Spare Tire Size P245/75R16
Spare Tire Size P235/75R16EL
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1903
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2004
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD -

Trailering

Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 640
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
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)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.05
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code M30
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Panel

Weight Information

Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 12000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7200
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2362
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2271
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 4000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9500
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3600

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum

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