Compare 1998 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Work vs 1998 Dodge Ram 3500

1998 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Work
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Reg Cab 117.5" WB
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 117.5" WB 17 23 $13,602 $15,030
Reg Cab 131.5" WB 17 23 $13,891 $15,350
Reg Cab 117.5" WB 4WD 16 20 $16,950 $18,730
Reg Cab 131.5" WB 4WD 16 20 $17,240 $19,050
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2-Door Reg Cab 135" WB DRW
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Reg Cab 135" WB DRW N/A N/A $18,208 $20,850
2-Door Reg Cab 135" WB DRW 4WD N/A N/A $20,811 $23,860
4-Door Quad Cab 155" WB DRW N/A N/A $20,956 $24,030
4-Door Quad Cab 155" WB DRW 4WD N/A N/A $23,089 $26,505
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,602
$18,208
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,030
$20,850
Monthly Payment Estimate
$251 / month
$348 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
17 mpg N/A mpg
Highway
23 mpg N/A mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in)
65.4 66.0
Front Leg Room (in)
41.7 41.0
Front Hip Room (in)
60.0 65.6
Front Head Room (in)
39.9 40.2
Passenger Capacity
3 3
Exterior Dimensions
Cab to End of Frame (in)
NA 99.7
Height, Overall (in)
70.4 73.0
Ground to Top of Frame (in)
NA - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in)
47.3 47.5
Wheelbase (in)
117.5 134.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
7.0 9.9
Cab to Axle (in)
41.9 55.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
76.8 93.8
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
29.0 33.6
Overhang, Front (in)
35.4 37.9
Frame Width, Rear (in)
36.7 - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in)
110.0 116.9
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in)
194.5 220.1
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
8.4 8.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume (ft³)
55.6 70.0
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in)
60.2 60.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
49.1 50.0
Tailgate Width (in)
62.0 60.4
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in)
78.7 97.5
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in)
64.4 64.2
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
19.3 19.4
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.57 x 1.25 12.5 x 1.5
Brake Type
Power Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake ABS System
Four Wheel Rear Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
10.0 x 2.25 13.0 x 3.5
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location
NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
25 35.0
Fuel Tank Location
Inboard LH Frame Inboard Frame Rails
Steering
Steering Type
Power Power
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
15.6 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
44.2 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
16.5 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.8 45.4
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
722 684
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
1763 2470
Rear Tire Order Code
YFL TV1
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
1843 2470
Front Tire Size
P235/75R15 LT215/85R16E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
722 684
Spare Tire Size
P235/75R15 LT215/85R16E
Front Tire Order Code
XFL TV1
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
1843 2470
Spare Tire Order Code
ZFL TV1
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
722 684
Rear Tire Size
P235/75R15 LT215/85R16E
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
1000 1200
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 10,000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 500
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
3686 7500
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
1471 2475
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
3200 4500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
6500 15,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
2335 2915
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
6100 10,500
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 7 16 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 7 16 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
15 x 7 16 x 6.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
16.7 20.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 750
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts
1200 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Oil Cooler
NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
200 @ 4400 250 @ 4000
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas V8
Fuel System
SFI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
255 @ 2800 335 @ 3200
Engine Order Code
L35 EMM
Displacement
4.3L/262 5.9L/360
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
23 NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
17 NA
Transmission
Trans PTO Access
NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.73 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.55 5.06
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.32 3.04
Trans Order Code
MG5 DDP
Transfer Case Power Take Off
NA NA
Trans Power Take Off
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model
NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.02 5.61
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
11 11.0
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.40 1.67
Trans Type
5 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Summary
Body Style
Reg Cab 6.5' Fleetside Reg Cab 8'
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet C/K 1500 Work Dodge Ram 3500
Body Code
E63 135" WB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
25 35.1
Axle Type - Rear
Semi-Floating Full-Floating
Suspension Type - Front
Indep Coil Spring Wide Track
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.25 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
3750 7500
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
3200 4500
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.08 3.54
Axle Type - Front
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
25 35.1
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
3262 4500
Suspension Type - Rear
2-Stage Multi-Leaf Leaf Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
3750 7500
Frame
Frame Type
Ladder Ladder

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