Specs

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Work Truck Regular Cab 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck

Brakes

Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 x 1.6
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.6 x 2.5
Brake Type Pwr

Cargo Area Dimensions

Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
Tailgate Width (in) 52.4
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 57.2
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 18.6
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 42.6
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 72.8
Cargo Volume (ft³) 44.0
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in)

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Watts
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 125
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 145
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 590

Emissions

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 4
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.9
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.9
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.8
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 11.6
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 1
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 3

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 242 @ 5600
Engine Order Code LH9
Engine Order Code LLR
Engine Order Code LLV
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas I5
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 5.3L/325
Displacement 3.7L/226
Displacement 2.9L/177
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 5200
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 185 @ 5600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 320 @ 3600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 242 @ 4600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 190 @ 2800
Engine Oil Cooler

Exterior Dimensions

Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.7
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 110.9
Cab to Axle (in) 34.2
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 33.0
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 36.8
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) 33.9
Height, Overall (in) 65.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.6
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 192.4
Wheelbase (in) 111.3
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.7

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Location
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19
Fuel Tank Location - TBD -

Interior Dimensions

Front Hip Room (in) 53.3
Front Leg Room (in) 44.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.6
Passenger Capacity 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.1

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 16
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 19
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.4
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr

Summary

Body Style Regular Cab
Body Code E63
Vehicle Name GMC Canyon

Suspension

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2950
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD -
Axle Type - Front Independent
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2950
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.10

Tires

Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2144
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1783
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2144
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code QRD
Rear Tire Order Code QRD
Spare Tire Order Code ZNF
Spare Tire Order Code ZRD
Spare Tire Order Code ZCY
Front Tire Size P215/70R16
Rear Tire Size P215/70R16
Spare Tire Size P235/75R16
Spare Tire Size P215/70R16
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1783

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 360
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 510
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 240
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 340
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 400
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2400
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3400
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000

Transmission

First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code MA5
Trans Order Code M30
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Trans PTO Access
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.67
Clutch Size (in)
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Trans Power Take Off
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.26
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.75
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual

Weight Information

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2633
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5150
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5300
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8500
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5500
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1478
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1888
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4850
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2896

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6
Spare Wheel Material Steel