Specs

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XL 2WD Regular Cab 6 Ft Box XL

Brakes

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.00 x 2.50
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.00 x 1.75
Brake Type Pwr
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.28 x 0.39
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 54.4
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 54.4
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
Cargo Volume (ft³) 37.4
Tailgate Width (in) 52.0
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 72.7
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 16.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 40.5

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.5
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.2
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.8

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540
Maximum Alternator Watts 1650
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 143 @ 5250
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Order Code 99U
Engine Order Code 99E
Engine Order Code 99D
Engine Type Gas V6
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 3.0L/182
Displacement 4.0L/245
Displacement 2.3L/140
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 148 @ 4900
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 207 @ 5250
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 180 @ 3950
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 238 @ 3000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 154 @ 3750

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 66.2
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 189.4
Cab to End of Frame (in) 78.5
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 29.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.9
Wheelbase (in) 111.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.3
Frame Width, Rear (in) 33.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD -
Ground to Top of Frame (in)
Cab to Axle (in) 37.9
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 107.6
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 44.0
Overhang, Front (in) 34.0

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Location Midship
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.2
Passenger Capacity 3
Front Hip Room (in) 52.7

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20

Steering

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.7
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 22.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 39.7

Summary

Body Code 111.5" WB
Vehicle Name Ford Ranger
Body Style Reg Cab 6' Styleside

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front SLA w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2000
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2750
Axle Type - Front Independent SLA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2550
Axle Type - Rear Ford Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2400
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2750
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73

Tires

Spare Tire Size P225/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 717
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 765
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 765
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 765
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1984
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1594
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1594
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1594
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/70R15
Rear Tire Size P225/70R15
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 260
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 158
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 224
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 264
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1580
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2240
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2640
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2600
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 158
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1580
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000

Transmission

Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code 44R
Trans Order Code 44D
Trans Order Code 44J
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Clutch Size (in) 10.0
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.10
Clutch Size (in)
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.72
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.85
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.50
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79
Sixth 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) 9.0
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.47
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Description Cont. Automatic

Weight Information

Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 4800
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 6000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 5500
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4380
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4700
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1273
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1757
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2550
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2750
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2000

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7