Specs

Research 2005 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

WT Reg Cab 137.0" WB, 60.4" CA WT

Brakes

Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 1.5
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 1.2
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 26.9
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 19.2
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.2
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.0
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.4
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 27.0

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 2 @ 105
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 145
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) 770
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 770
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD -

Engine

Engine Order Code LLY
Engine Order Code L18
Engine Order Code LQ4
Engine Type Diesel V8
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 8.1L/496
Displacement 6.6L/402
Displacement 6.0L/364
Fuel System DFI
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 330 @ 4200
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 3000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 310 @ 3000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 4400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 450 @ 3200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 520 @ 1600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 605 @ 1600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 360 @ 4000
Engine Oil Cooler Yes

Exterior Dimensions

Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 51.0
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - TBD -
Cab to End of Frame (in) 111.4
Cab to Axle (in) 60.4
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 113.6
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.6
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.8
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 137.0
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 225.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 93.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 86.0
Height, Overall (in) 76.0
Overhang, Front (in) 37.0

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 32
Aux Fuel Tank Location Rear
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Location Inboard LH Frame
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 41.3
Passenger Capacity 2
Front Hip Room (in) 61.5
Front Head Room (in) 41.1
Passenger Capacity 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.7

Mileage

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

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 24.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 44.9
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 3.14
Steering Type Pwr

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado 3500
Body Style Reg Cab 137.0" Wheelbase
Body Code ZW9

Suspension

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.25
Suspension Type - Rear 3-Stage Spring
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 8600
Axle Type - Front Independent
Axle Type - Rear Full Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4800
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 9200
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35
Suspension Type - Front Indep Torsion Bar
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)

Tires

Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
Front Tire Order Code XYL
Front Tire Order Code XEC
Front Tire Order Code XEF
Front Tire Order Code XYK
Rear Tire Order Code XYL
Rear Tire Order Code XEC
Rear Tire Order Code XEF
Rear Tire Order Code XYK
Spare Tire Order Code ZYK
Spare Tire Order Code ZEC
Spare Tire Order Code ZEF
Spare Tire Order Code ZYL
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size LT215/85R16E
Front Tire Size LT215/85R16D
Rear Tire Size LT215/85R16E
Rear Tire Size LT215/85R16D
Spare Tire Size LT215/85R16D
Spare Tire Size LT215/85R16E
Spare Tire Size
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2430
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2335
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2150
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2150
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
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) N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code MW3
Trans Order Code M74
Trans Order Code MT1
Trans Order Code ML6
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.49
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.23
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.07
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. HD Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Description Cont. HD Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.10
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.81
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.61
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.79
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.48
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.10
Trans Description Cont. Again
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 LH/RH
Trans Power Take Off
Trans Power Take Off RH
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.04

Weight Information

Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 16000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 23500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 22000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 22000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 11,400
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2265
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2984
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 8550
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4500

Wheels

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