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1996 GMC Sierra 2500 Base Reg Cab 131.5 WB

1996 GMC Sierra 2500
Trim Info:
Rear Wheel Drive, Reg Cab 8' Wideside
15 mpg city / 20 mpg hwy
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Technical Specifications

Technical Data
Body Style:
Reg Cab 8' Wideside
Drivetrain:
Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity:
3
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG):
15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG):
20
Engine Type:
Gas V8
Displacement:
5.0L/305
Fuel System:
SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM:
230 @ 4600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM:
285 @ 2800
Trans Description Cont.:
Manual w/OD
Front Tire Size:
LT225/75R16D
Rear Tire Size:
LT225/75R16D
Spare Tire Size:
LT225/75R16D
Front Wheel Size (in):
16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Size (in):
16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material:
Steel
Rear Wheel Material:
Steel
Brake ABS System:
Four Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ):
Yes
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal):
34
Wheelbase (in):
131.5
Advanced Technical Data
Body Code:
E63
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs):
3150
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs):
4670
Curb Weight - Front (lbs):
2433
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs):
1836
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs):
7200
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs):
8000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs):
2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs):
400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs):
2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs):
1000
Engine Order Code:
L30
Trans Order Code:
MG5
Trans Type:
5
Trans Description Cont. Again:
Electronic
First Gear Ratio (:1):
4.02
Second Gear Ratio (:1):
2.32
Third Gear Ratio (:1):
1.40
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1):
1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1):
0.73
Reverse Ratio (:1):
3.55
Clutch Size (in):
12
Trans Power Take Off:
SAE 6-Bolt
Trans PTO Access:
LH/RH
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary):
600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd):
600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps):
100
Maximum Alternator Watts:
1200
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts):
16.7
Engine Oil Cooler:
Yes
Frame Type:
Ladder
Suspension Type - Front:
Indep Coil Spring
Suspension Type - Rear:
2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs):
3150
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs):
4800
Axle Type - Rear:
Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs):
3150
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs):
4800
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear:
3.42
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm):
32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm):
32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in):
1.25
Front Tire Order Code:
XHP
Rear Tire Order Code:
YHP
Spare Tire Order Code:
ZHP
Front Tire Capacity (lbs):
1650
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs):
2335
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs):
2335
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front:
706
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear:
706
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare:
706
Spare Wheel Size (in):
16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Material:
Steel
Steering Type:
Power
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center:
16.5
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock:
15.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft):
43.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft):
48.1
Brake Type:
Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in):
11.57 x 1.25
Drum - Rear (Yes or ):
Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in):
11.15 x 2.75
Fuel Tank Location:
Inboard LH Frame
Front Head Room (in):
39.9
Front Leg Room (in):
41.7
Front Shoulder Room (in):
65.4
Front Hip Room (in):
60.0
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in):
213.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in):
76.8
Height, Overall (in):
73.0
Overhang, Front (in):
35.4
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in):
52.2
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in):
111.0
Cab to Axle (in):
55.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in):
31.6
Frame Width, Rear (in):
36.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in):
7.1
Ground Clearance, Rear (in):
7.3
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in):
97.6
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in):
61.9
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in):
64.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in):
49.1
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in):
19.2
Tailgate Width (in):
62.0
Cargo Volume (ft³):
69.1


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