Specs

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2WD Reg Cab 143.5" WB 60" CA

Brakes

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.9 x 1.39
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.9 x 1.39
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 22.6
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.2

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 220
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 750
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 160
Maximum Alternator Watts
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 375 @ 4200
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 330 @ 5400
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 305 @ 3000
Fuel System SMPI
Engine Order Code ETJ
Engine Order Code EZA
Engine Type Diesel I6
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 6.7L/408
Displacement 5.7L/343
Fuel System CR
Engine Oil Cooler
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 610 @ 1600

Exterior Dimensions

Overhang, Front (in) 39.4
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.6
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.4
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.5
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.3
Frame Width, Rear (in) 33.8
Ground to Top of Frame (in) 31.7
Ground to Top of Frame (in) 31.5
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
Cab to End of Frame (in) 112.4
Cab to Axle (in) 60
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 122.9
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 51.2
Height, Overall (in) 78.7
Height, Overall (in) 78.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.5
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 235.1
Wheelbase (in) 143.5

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 52
Aux Fuel Tank Location Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22
Fuel Tank Location Inboard Frame Rails

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 3
Front Head Room (in) 40.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 67.0
Front Hip Room (in) 65.0

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 12.5
Steering Type Pwr
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 44.9

Summary

Vehicle Name Dodge Ram 3500
Body Style Reg Cab
Body Code 143.5" WB

Suspension

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6200
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 5200
Axle Type - Rear
Suspension Type - Front
Suspension Type - Rear
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
Axle Type - Front

Tires

Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 658
Spare Tire Size
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3195
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3085
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3195
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3085
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 3085
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 3195
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 658
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 649
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 658
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 649
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 649
Spare Tire Size LT235/80R17
Front Tire Order Code TT5
Front Tire Order Code TPZ
Front Tire Order Code - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code TPY
Rear Tire Order Code TT5
Rear Tire Order Code TPZ
Rear Tire Order Code - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code TPY
Spare Tire Order Code TBB
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size LT265/70R17E
Front Tire Size LT235/80R17E
Rear Tire Size LT265/70R17E
Rear Tire Size LT235/80R17E

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1580
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1635
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1575
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1640
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 11000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 16050
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 16150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 16100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 16400
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000

Transmission

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.63
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) .74
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.00
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.42
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.42
Clutch Size (in) 12.5
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
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.98
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.34
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.28
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.96
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.94
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.74
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.0
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code DEG
Trans Order Code DG3
Trans Order Code DGQ
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2737
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3125
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 4044
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 4009
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3993
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3126
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 9350
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6200
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 5200
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 17000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 23000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 23000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 23000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 12500
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 10200
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2736
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2738
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2731
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2481
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2474

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel

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