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2008 Isuzu i-290
2008 Dodge Ram
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2WD Ext Cab Manual w/PEP S
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Ext Cab Automatic S 18 24 $16,820 $17,799
2WD Ext Cab Automatic w/PEP S 18 24 $16,820 $17,799
2WD Ext Cab Manual S 18 24 $16,820 $17,799
2WD Ext Cab Manual w/PEP S 18 24 $16,820 $17,799
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2WD Reg Cab 120.5" ST
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" ST 16 19 $19,729 $22,150
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" ST 16 19 $19,974 $22,435
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT 13 17 $22,554 $25,435
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT 13 17 $22,799 $25,720
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" ST 16 19 $23,370 $26,320
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" ST 12 16 $23,701 $26,705
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" ST 12 16 $23,994 $27,045
2WD Quad Cab 160.5" ST 13 17 $25,464 $28,755
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT 12 16 $25,722 $29,055
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT 12 16 $26,015 $29,395
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" ST 12 16 $27,158 $30,655
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT 13 17 $27,202 $30,775
2WD Quad Cab 160.5" SLT 13 17 $27,778 $31,445
4WD Quad Cab 160.5" ST 12 16 $28,448 $32,155
2WD Mega Cab 160.5" SLT 13 18 $29,848 $33,730
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT 12 16 $30,272 $34,275
4WD Quad Cab 160.5" SLT 12 16 $30,779 $34,865
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie 13 18 $31,893 $36,230
4WD Mega Cab 160.5" SLT 13 17 $32,668 $36,980
2WD Mega Cab 160.5" Laramie 13 18 $33,606 $38,100
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie 13 17 $35,006 $39,780
4WD Mega Cab 160.5" Laramie 13 17 $36,426 $41,350
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,820
$19,729
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,799
$22,150
Monthly Payment Estimate
$297 / month
$369 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2008 Dodge Ram 1500 is a solid truck due for its 2009 model makeover, but it's good enough that it may be all the truck you need or want.
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Fuel Economy
City
18 mpg 16 mpg
Highway
24 mpg 19 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
57.2 -
Front Leg Room (in)
42.2 41.0
Front Hip Room (in)
53.3 65.0
Second Leg Room (in)
23.1 -
Passenger Capacity
5 3
Front Head Room (in)
39.6 40.8
Second Hip Room (in)
57.6 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.1 67.0
Second Head Room (in)
37.9 -
Exterior Dimensions
Cab to End of Frame (in)
NA - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
64.9 73.8
Ground to Top of Frame (in)
NA - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in)
NA 47.9
Wheelbase (in)
126 120.5
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
NA 8.2
Cab to Axle (in)
34.2 36.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.6 79.6
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
NA 32.9
Overhang, Front (in)
NA 39.3
Frame Width, Rear (in)
NA 41.8
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in)
125.6 122.9
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in)
207.1 207.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
NA 7.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume (ft³)
44 - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
42.6 51.0
Tailgate Width (in)
52.4 63.5
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in)
72.8 76.3
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in)
57.2 66.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
18.6 20.2
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 13.9 x 0.86
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel Rear Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
11.6 x 1.8 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.0 x 1.1 13.2 x 1.10
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
19.6 26
Fuel Tank Location
NA Inboard Frame Rails
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location
NA NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
NA - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
NA - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
18.1 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
44.3 41.5
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
NA 684
Spare Tire Size
Compact Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code
NA TSB
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
NA 2004
Spare Tire Order Code
NA TBB
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
NA 684
Rear Tire Size
P225/75R15 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
NA - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
NA 2004
Rear Tire Order Code
NA TSB
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Front Tire Size
P225/75R15 P245/70R17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 3300
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
220 330
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 330
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2200 3300
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
2533 3700
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
6000 8000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
1918 2543
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
5000 6025
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
2900 3900
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
1570 1972
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.5 17 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - 17 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.5 17 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
10.4 16.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts
NA - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
690 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
125 136
Engine
Engine Type
Gas L4 Gas V6
Fuel System
SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
190 @ 2800 235 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
LLV EKG
Displacement
2.9L 3.7L/226
Engine Oil Cooler
NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
185 @ 5600 210 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
18 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
24 19
Transmission
Transfer Case Power Take Off
NA NA
Trans Power Take Off
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model
NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.75 - TBD -
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.37 - TBD -
Trans Type
5 6
Trans PTO Access
NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.73 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.67 - TBD -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.26 - TBD -
Trans Order Code
- TBD - DEJ
Summary
Vehicle Name
Isuzu i-290 Dodge Ram 1500
Body Code
NA 120.5" WB
Body Style
Ext Cab Reg Cab 6.3' Bed
Suspension
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
2535 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.73 3.21
Axle Type - Front
Semi-floating NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
NA - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
2533 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Leaf Spring Leaf spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
2900 - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
NA - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear
Semi-floating Semi-floating
Suspension Type - Front
Coil Spring Independent SLA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
2900 - TBD -
Frame
Frame Type
NA Ladder

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