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4-Door 1500 LS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 1500 LS 14 18 $31,227 $35,688
4-Door 1500 LT 14 18 $31,227 $35,688
4-Door 2500 LS N/A N/A $32,638 $37,301
4-Door 2500 LT N/A N/A $32,638 $37,301
4-Door 1500 4WD LS 13 17 $33,647 $38,454
4-Door 1500 4WD LT 13 17 $33,647 $38,454
4-Door 1500 4WD Z71 13 17 $33,647 $38,454
4-Door 2500 4WD LS N/A N/A $35,132 $40,151
4-Door 2500 4WD LT N/A N/A $35,132 $40,151
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4-Door 114" WB XLS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 114" WB XLS 17 21 $22,451 $24,585
4-Door 114" WB 4WD XLS 16 20 $24,124 $26,465
4-Door 114" WB XLT 16 21 $25,966 $28,535
4-Door 114" WB 4WD XLT 15 20 $27,715 $30,500
4-Door 114" WB Eddie Bauer 16 21 $29,535 $32,545
4-Door 114" WB Limited 16 21 $29,535 $32,545
4-Door 114" WB 4WD Eddie Bauer 15 20 $31,284 $34,510
4-Door 114" WB 4WD Limited 15 20 $31,284 $34,510
Pricing
Invoice Price
$31,227
$22,451
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$35,688
$24,585
Monthly Payment Estimate
$595 / month
$410 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
14 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
18 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type
Cargo Doors Liftgate
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in)
65.2 59.1
Third Leg Room (in)
36.1 NA
Second Head Room (in)
39.0 38.9
Third Hip Room (in)
49.2 NA
Second Shoulder Room (in)
65.1 58.9
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 43.9
Third Head Room (in)
38.6 NA
Front Hip Room (in)
61.4 55.0
Third Shoulder Room (in)
64.8 NA
Second Leg Room (in)
39.1 37.2
Passenger Capacity
9 5
Front Head Room (in)
40.7 39.9
Second Hip Room (in)
61.6 54.3
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
9.8 8.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
78.8 72.1
Side Door Opening Width (in)
NA NA
Overhang, Front (in)
37.0 31.7
Step Up Height - Side (in)
NA - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - 48.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
31.2 30.7
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in)
219.3 189.5
Side Door Opening Height (in)
NA NA
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
8.4 8.5
Height, Overall (in)
75.6 71.9
Step Up Height - Front (in)
NA - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - 33.6
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in)
52.3 44.1
Wheelbase (in)
130.0 113.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
49.2 48.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
40.5 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
69.6 41.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
90.0 46.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
49.1 45.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
104.6 73.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
138.4 88
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
36.1 NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
45.7 NA
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.0 x 1.14 12.01 x 0.37
Brake Type
Power Power
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)
13.0 x 1.18 11.85 x 0.37
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
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)
31.0 22.5
Fuel Tank Location
- TBD - Midship
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Recirculating Ball Power Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
- TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
46.0 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
12.7 18.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
42.3 36.7
Tires
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code
QMJ T53
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Size
P265/70R16 P235/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
- TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size
P265/70R16 P235/70R16
Front Tire Order Code
QMJ T53
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
- TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code
QMJ NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size
P265/70R16 P235/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
- TBD - - TBD -
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
7400 6740
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
600 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
1000 1011
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
4000 3000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
2230 2082
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
3150 2560
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
13,000 9,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
2584 2082
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
7000 5060
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7.0 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7.0 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7.0 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
13.4 7.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts
NA 1425
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 650
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
285 @ 5200 210 @ 5100
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System
SFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
325 @ 4000 254 @ 3700
Engine Order Code
LM7 99E
Displacement
5.3L/325 4.0L/245
Engine Oil Cooler
NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
14 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
18 21
Transmission
Trans PTO Access
NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.78
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.29 3.48
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.63 2.04
Trans Order Code
M30 44J
Transfer Case Power Take Off
NA NA
Trans Power Take Off
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model
NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.06 3.38
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.30
Trans Type
4 5
Summary
Body Style
4 Door 1500 4 Door
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Suburban Ford Explorer
Body Code
ZW9 114" WB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
46 35
Axle Type - Rear
Semi-floating Independent SLA
Suspension Type - Front
Torsion Bar Coil spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.26 1.34
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
4000 3000
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
3150 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.73 3.73
Axle Type - Front
Independent Independent SLA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
32 35
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
3400 2560
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Coil Coil spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
1.18 NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
4000 - TBD -
Frame
Frame Type
Ladder Boxed
Doors
Side Door Type
NA NA

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