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Selected Style Ext Cab 143.5" WB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 13 17 $34,304 $39,205
Reg Cab 133" WB Work Truck
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD N/A N/A $25,375 $29,000
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $27,650 $31,600
Ext Cab 143.5" WB 4WD LT N/A N/A $32,405 $37,035
Crew Cab 153" WB 4WD N/A N/A $27,343 $31,250
Crew Cab 153" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $29,443 $33,650
Crew Cab 153" WB 4WD LT N/A N/A $34,407 $39,323
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD N/A N/A $25,637 $29,300
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $27,912 $31,900
Ext Cab 157.5" WB 4WD LT N/A N/A $32,668 $37,335
Crew Cab 167" WB 4WD N/A N/A $27,606 $31,550
Crew Cab 167" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $29,706 $33,950
Crew Cab 167" WB 4WD LT N/A N/A $34,670 $39,623
Reg Cab 133" WB Work Truck N/A N/A $20,956 $23,950
Reg Cab 133" WB N/A N/A $20,956 $23,950
Reg Cab 133" WB LS N/A N/A $22,925 $26,200
Ext Cab 143.5" WB N/A N/A $22,925 $26,200
Ext Cab 143.5" WB LS N/A N/A $25,156 $28,750
Ext Cab 143.5" WB LT N/A N/A $29,774 $34,028
Crew Cab 153" WB N/A N/A $24,675 $28,200
Crew Cab 153" WB LS N/A N/A $26,775 $30,600
Crew Cab 153" WB LT N/A N/A $31,601 $36,116
Ext Cab 157.5" WB N/A N/A $23,187 $26,500
Ext Cab 157.5" WB LS N/A N/A $25,418 $29,050
Ext Cab 157.5" WB LT N/A N/A $30,037 $34,328
Crew Cab 167" WB N/A N/A $24,937 $28,500
Crew Cab 167" WB LS N/A N/A $27,037 $30,900
Crew Cab 167" WB LT N/A N/A $31,864 $36,416
Reg Cab 133" WB 4WD Work Truck N/A N/A $23,450 $26,800
Reg Cab 133" WB 4WD N/A N/A $23,450 $26,800
Reg Cab 133" WB 4WD LS N/A N/A $25,611 $29,270
Pricing
Invoice Price
$34,304
$20,956
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$39,205
$23,950
Monthly Payment Estimate
$653 / month
$399 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 13 mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 17 mpg N/A mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 41.0
Passenger Capacity 6 3
Second Hip Room (in) 61.5 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 65.2
Second Head Room (in) 38.4 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 66.3 -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 61.4
Second Leg Room (in) 33.7 -
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 32.9 NA
Overhang, Front (in) 36.9 37.0
Frame Width, Rear (in) NA NA
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 138.5 114.1
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 227.7 222.1
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.3 12.1
Cab to End of Frame (in) NA NA
Height, Overall (in) 73.9 76.2
Ground to Top of Frame (in) NA NA
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.3 52.1
Wheelbase (in) 143.5 133.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.0 9.1
Cab to Axle (in) 41.9 55.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.5 79.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Tailgate Width (in) 63.8 61.9
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 68.7 97.6
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.8 64.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.5 19.5
Cargo Volume (ft³) 113.6 70.7
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 63.8 61.9
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.0
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12 x 1.1 12.8 x 1.5
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13 x 1.2 13.0 x 1.1
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 34
Fuel Tank Location NA LH
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 43.8
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA NA
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center NA NA
Tires
Rear Tire Size P275/55R20 LT245/75R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare NA NA
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2064 2205
Rear Tire Order Code QSS QIZ
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2064 2205
Front Tire Size P275/55R20 LT245/75R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear NA NA
Spare Tire Size P265/75R16 LT245/75R16
Front Tire Order Code QSS QIZ
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2064 3042
Spare Tire Order Code NA QIZ
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 740 1500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 2500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 7500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7400 10,600
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 10,600
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 1000
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3600 6084
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1862 2071
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3650 4410
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13000 16,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2942 2809
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6400 9200
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 20 x 8.5 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 20 x 8.5 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14.9 15.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA NA
Engine
Displacement 6.0L/394 6.0L/364
Engine Oil Cooler Yes Yes
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 345 @ 5200 300 @ 4400
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 380 @ 4000 360 @ 4000
Engine Order Code LQ9 LQ4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17 NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13 NA
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.67
Trans Type 4 5
Trans PTO Access NA RH
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 5.61
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 3.04
Trans Order Code M32 MW3
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA Yes
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model New Venture Gear NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06 5.61
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Summary
Body Style Ext Cab 6.5' Wideside Reg Cab 8' Fleetside
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Silverado SS Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
Body Code E63 E63
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front 4.10 NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 6084
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 35
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Full-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar Torsion Bar
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.26 1.42
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 6900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3925 4500
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10 4.10
Axle Type - Front Independent NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 35
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3925 4800
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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