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Selected Style 2-Door SL
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Drivetrain

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door SL 17 22 $18,678 $20,639
2-Door 4WD SL 16 21 $20,350 $22,487
4-Door SL 17 22 $20,058 $22,164
4-Door 4WD SL 16 21 $22,160 $24,487
4-Door SLT 17 22 $20,058 $22,164
4-Door 4WD SLT 16 21 $22,160 $24,487
2-Door SLS 17 22 $18,678 $20,639
2-Door 4WD SLS 16 21 $20,350 $22,487
4-Door SLS 17 22 $20,058 $22,164
4-Door 4WD SLS 16 21 $22,160 $24,487
4-Door SLE 17 22 $20,058 $22,164
119" XLT
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
119" XLT XLT 15 20 $24,152 $27,620
119" XLT 4WD XLT 14 18 $26,352 $30,220
119" Eddie Bauer 15 20 $27,517 $31,590
119" 4WD Eddie Bauer 14 18 $29,757 $34,225
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,678
$24,152
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,639
$27,620
Monthly Payment Estimate
$344 / month
$460 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 20 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Tailgate Liftgate
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) NA 64.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 40.8
Front Hip Room (in) 52.0 61.5
Second Leg Room (in) NA 38.9
Passenger Capacity 2 6
Front Head Room (in) 39.5 39.8
Second Hip Room (in) NA 62.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.7 63.9
Second Head Room (in) NA 39.8
Third Hip Room (in) - NA
Third Head Room (in) - NA
Third Shoulder Room (in) - NA
Third Leg Room (in) - NA
Exterior Dimensions
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA NA
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.1 7.5
Height, Overall (in) 66.0 74.4
Step Up Height - Front (in) NA 18.6
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - 39.3
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 39.7 46.9
Wheelbase (in) 100.5 119.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.4 6.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.8 78.6
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA NA
Overhang, Front (in) 34.8 38.6
Step Up Height - Side (in) NA NA
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 57.0
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 28.4 29.3
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 175.0 204.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 67.8 82.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 66.9 118.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - TBD - 11.9
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) NA NA
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 34.5 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 35.7 52.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 15.8 62.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - TBD - NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 38.1 48.5
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 13.15 x - TBD -
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Four Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.5 x 2.0 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.5 x 1.03 12.13 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Power
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0 26
Fuel Tank Location Behind rear axle Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 13.0 16.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 36.6 42.2
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 16.0 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 40.4
Steering Type Power Speed-Sensitive Pwr
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 768 695
Spare Tire Size T155/90D16 P255/70R16
Front Tire Order Code QCE T54
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1452 2064
Spare Tire Order Code ZAA T54
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 768 695
Rear Tire Size P205/75R15 P255/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD- 695
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1452 2064
Rear Tire Order Code QCE T54
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1453 2064
Front Tire Size P205/75R15 P255/70R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6000 8000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750 800
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 4000
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2200 3600
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8500 11,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1866.5 2544
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4450 6750
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2600 3900
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1664.9 2256
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Styled Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Styled Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.72 13
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts 1200 1950
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 130
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 GAS V8
Fuel System SFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800 290 @ 3250
Engine Order Code L35 99W
Displacement 4.3L/262 4.6L (281)
Engine Oil Cooler Yes NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 4400 215 @ 4400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 20
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 1.55
Trans Order Code M30 44U
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
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
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 Electronic NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 2.33
Summary
Vehicle Name GMC Jimmy Ford Expedition
Body Code E55 U17/119" WB
Body Style 2 Door 4 Door XLT
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.30 1.34
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900 3900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2200 3000
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.08 3.31
Axle Type - Front NA Independent SLA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 34.9
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2400 3600
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.91 .83
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2600 3900
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 34.9
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Independent Coil Indep Coil Spring
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Full Box Ladder
Doors
Side Door Type NA NA
 
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