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Selected Style 1500 2-Door
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
1500 2-Door 4WD 13 17 $22,943 $26,221
1500 4-Door 15 19 $25,330 $28,949
1500 4-Door 4WD 13 17 $27,605 $31,549
1500 2-Door 15 19 $20,624 $23,571
2-Door 102" WB XL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door 102" WB XL 18 23 $18,285 $20,085
2-Door 102" WB 4WD XL 16 20 $20,015 $22,050
2-Door 102" WB Sport 18 23 $19,323 $21,265
2-Door 102" WB 4WD Sport 16 20 $20,934 $23,095
4-Door 112" WB XL 18 23 $19,517 $21,485
4-Door 112" WB 4WD XL 16 20 $21,206 $23,405
4-Door 112" WB XLT 18 23 $21,924 $24,220
4-Door 112" WB 4WD XLT 16 20 $23,688 $26,225
4-Door 112" WB Eddie Bauer 15 20 $26,187 $29,065
4-Door 112" WB 4WD Eddie Bauer 15 19 $27,952 $31,070
4-Door 112" WB Limited 15 20 $29,404 $32,720
4-Door 112" WB 4WD Limited 15 19 $31,414 $35,005
4-Door 112" WB AWD XLT 14 18 $23,688 $26,225
4-Door 112" WB AWD Eddie Bauer 14 18 $27,653 $30,730
4-Door 112" WB AWD Limited 14 18 $31,120 $34,670
Pricing
Invoice Price
$20,624
$18,285
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$23,571
$20,085
Monthly Payment Estimate
$393 / month
$335 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 19 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Panel Doors Liftgate
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4 36.5
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Front Head Room (in) 39.9 39.9
Second Hip Room (in) 60.7 43.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.4 57.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 39.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 66.0 57.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 60.0 52.4
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.1 70.2
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA NA
Overhang, Front (in) 35.4 33.8
Step Up Height - Side (in) NA NA
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 61.4 46.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 29.3 27.0
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 188.0 178.6
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA NA
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.2 6.7
Height, Overall (in) 71.4 67.8
Step Up Height - Front (in) NA NA
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 34.2 33.7
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 41.1 42.8
Wheelbase (in) 111.5 101.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.3 6.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 39.7 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 38.8 29.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 51.6 32.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 49.7 41.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 74.6 61.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 99.4 69.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 61.4 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) NA - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.0 x 2.25 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.57 x 1.25 11.38 x 1.33
Brake Type Power Power
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 10.86 x 1.24
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) 30 17.5
Fuel Tank Location Behind Rear Axle Midship
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.1 34.7
Steering Type Speed sensitive pwr Power
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 15.6 15.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.5 37.8
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 16.5 17.0
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 722 760
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15 P225/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 722 - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1763 1593
Rear Tire Order Code QFL T7H
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1763 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P235/75R15 P225/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 722 760
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15 P225/70R15
Front Tire Order Code QFL T7H
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1763 1593
Spare Tire Order Code QFL T7H
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 765
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 2,000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6100 4700
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3686 2650
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2175.5 1767
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3200 2290
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10,000 6,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2338.7 1940
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 17.0 7.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts 1200 1425
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 95
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Engine
Displacement 5.7L/350 4.0L/245
Engine Oil Cooler NA Yes
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 255 @ 4600 160 @ 4200
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI SPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 330 @ 2800 225 @ 2800
Engine Order Code L31 99E
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 18
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA 10
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.31
Trans Type 4 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.79
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 3.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 2.05
Trans Order Code M30 44M
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 3.40
Summary
Body Style 1500 2dr 2 Door XL
Vehicle Name GMC Yukon Ford Explorer
Body Code ZW9 102" WB
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.8
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA 3.27
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 2650
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 35
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating Semi-floating Ford
Suspension Type - Front Indep Coil Spring Torsion bar
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.25 1.42
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3750 3200
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3200 2290
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.08 3.27
Axle Type - Front Independent Independent SLA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 35
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600 2650
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Single-stage leaf
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Single channel w/crossmembers
Doors
Side Door Type NA NA
 
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