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Selected Style 4-Door 1500 2WD LS w/1WT
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 1500 2WD LS 14 19 $34,218 $38,665
4-Door 1500 2WD LT 14 19 $34,218 $38,665
4-Door 1500 2WD Z71 14 19 $34,218 $38,665
4-Door 1500 4WD LS 14 18 $36,696 $41,465
4-Door 1500 4WD LT 14 18 $36,696 $41,465
4-Door 1500 4WD Z71 14 18 $36,696 $41,465
4-Door 1500 4WD LTZ 13 17 $36,696 $41,465
4-Door 2500 2WD LS N/A N/A $35,258 $39,840
4-Door 2500 2WD LT N/A N/A $35,258 $39,840
4-Door 2500 4WD LS N/A N/A $37,824 $42,740
4-Door 2500 4WD LT N/A N/A $37,824 $42,740
4-Door 1500 2WD LS w/1WT 14 19 $32,994 $36,865
4-Door 1500 4WD LS w/1WT 14 18 $35,500 $39,665
4-Door XLS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door XLS 14 19 $29,224 $32,660
4-Door XLT 14 19 $30,964 $34,660
4-Door XLT Sport 14 19 $31,695 $35,500
4-Door Eddie Bauer 14 19 $34,544 $38,775
4-Door Limited 14 19 $36,067 $40,525
4-Door King Ranch 14 19 $37,459 $42,125
4-Door 4WD XLS 14 17 $31,426 $35,190
4-Door 4WD XLT 14 17 $33,322 $37,370
4-Door 4WD XLT Sport 14 17 $34,052 $38,210
4-Door 4WD Eddie Bauer 14 17 $37,255 $41,890
4-Door 4WD Limited 14 17 $38,777 $43,640
4-Door 4WD King Ranch 14 17 $40,169 $45,240
Pricing
Invoice Price
$32,994
$29,224
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$36,865
$32,660
Monthly Payment Estimate
$614 / month
$544 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 14 mpg 14 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 19 mpg 19 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Cargo Doors Liftgate
Interior Dimensions
Third Hip Room (in) 49.2 54.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 65.1 64.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.2
Third Head Room (in) 38.6 38.2
Front Hip Room (in) 61.4 63.0
Third Shoulder Room (in) 64.4 60.1
Second Leg Room (in) 39.1 38.7
Passenger Capacity 6 9
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 39.7
Second Hip Room (in) 61.3 62.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 63.4
Third Leg Room (in) 36.1 36.3
Second Head Room (in) 39.0 39.8
Exterior Dimensions
Overhang, Front (in) 37.0 38.6
Step Up Height - Side (in) NA NA
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 57.0
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.2 33.5
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 219.3 205.8
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA NA
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.4 9.3
Height, Overall (in) 73.6 76.7
Step Up Height - Front (in) NA 21.6
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - 35.5
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 52.3 48.3
Wheelbase (in) 130.0 119.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 9.8 9.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.9 78.7
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA NA
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 90.0 60.9
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 50.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 104.6 82.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 131.6 110.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 36.1 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 45.7 20.7
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 49.2 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) NA NA
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 40.5 NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 69.6 44.7
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.9 x 1.2 13.5 x 0.9
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.1 13.0 x 1.18
Brake Type Pwr Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 32.5 28
Fuel Tank Location - TBD - Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 40.5
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 15.8 20.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.0 39.2
Steering Type Pwr Variable Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - 654
Spare Tire Size P245/75R16 P265/70R17
Front Tire Order Code QNL NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 2305
Spare Tire Order Code QNL NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - 654
Rear Tire Size P245/75R16 P265/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - 654
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 2305
Rear Tire Order Code QNL NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 2305
Front Tire Size P245/75R16 P265/70R17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7400 6000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1000 600
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3150 3150
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13,000 11800
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2666 2593
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7000 7100
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 4000 4128
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2443 2703
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.8 13
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts NA 1650
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 160 110
Engine
Engine Type Gas/Ethanol V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 335 @ 4000 365 @ 3750
Engine Order Code L59 995
Displacement 5.3L/327 5.4L/330
Engine Oil Cooler Yes - TBD -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 295 @ 5200 300 @ 5000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19 19
Transmission
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06 2.84
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 2.32
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 1.55
Trans Order Code M30 44Q
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Suburban Ford Expedition
Body Code ZW9 119" WB
Body Style 4 Door 1500 4 Door
Suspension
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 3150
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 3.31
Axle Type - Front Independent Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 46 34.93
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3400 3350
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Coil Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.18 0.87
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000 4128
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 46 34.93
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating Independent
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.25 1.38
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000 4128
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Front-to-Rear Boxed
Doors
Side Door Type NA NA
 
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