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Selected Style XE Reg Cab
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab XE 17 19 $14,921 $16,199
King Cab XE 17 19 $16,439 $18,049
King Cab SE 17 19 $18,008 $19,999
Reg Cab 112" WB Sport
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 112" WB SLT 17 22 $11,598 $12,725
Reg Cab 124" WB SLT 17 22 $12,003 $13,185
Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $15,562 $17,190
Club Cab 131" WB SLT 17 22 $14,885 $16,420
Club Cab 131" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $17,797 $19,690
Reg Cab 112" WB Sport 20 25 $11,598 $12,725
Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD Sport 15 19 $15,562 $17,190
Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD Base 15 19 $15,562 $17,190
Club Cab 131" WB Sport 17 22 $14,885 $16,420
Club Cab 131" WB 4WD Sport 15 19 $17,797 $19,690
Reg Cab 112" WB Base 20 25 $11,598 $12,725
Reg Cab 124" WB Base 20 25 $12,003 $13,185
Reg Cab 124" WB Sport 20 25 $12,003 $13,185
Club Cab 131" WB Base 17 22 $14,885 $16,420
Club Cab 131" WB 4WD Base 15 19 $17,797 $19,690
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,921
$11,598
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,199
$12,725
Monthly Payment Estimate
$270 / month
$212 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 19 mpg 25 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.1 56.7
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 40.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.2 58.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 41.9
Exterior Dimensions
Overhang, Front (in) 28.5 34.4
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 97.5 103.2
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 174.6 195.8
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.9 7.8
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 67.1 65.6
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 41.7 49.4
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 111.9
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 9.3 8.5
Cab to Axle (in) 35.4 38.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.5 71.5
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - TBD - 30.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 59.8 59.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 17.1 17.6
Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - 47.1
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - TBD - 57.8
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.7 44.7
Tailgate Width (in) - TBD - 57.8
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 73.8 77.9
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake ABS System Rear-Wheel NA
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.6 x - TBD - 9 x 2.5
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x 1.02 11.3 x 0.9
Brake Type Power Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location RH Rear Inboard LH
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.8 15.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 15.0 14.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 36.0
Steering Type Pwr Recirculating Ball Power Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1583
Spare Tire Order Code NA TME
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 555 755
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15 P215/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - 755
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1583
Rear Tire Order Code NA TME
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1583
Front Tire Size P235/75R15 P215/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 555 755
Spare Tire Size NA P215/75R15
Front Tire Order Code NA TME
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 400
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 10,000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - TBD - 5400
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1985 1852
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5200 4550
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2850 2700
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1465 1421
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2500 3000
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.0 15 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.7 9.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts 720 1404
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 60 117
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 154 @ 3600 145 @ 3400
Engine Order Code NA EPE
Displacement 2.4L/146 2.5L/150
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 134 @ 5200 120 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI MPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 20
Transmission
Transfer Case Model Fuji Univance NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.99 3.83
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 1.00 NA
Clutch Size (in) 9.45 9.1
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.42 1.44
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.79
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 2.02 NA
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.66 4.22
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.25 2.33
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code NA DDQ
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Code 104.3" WB 112" WB
Body Style Reg Cab XE Reg Cab 6.5'
Vehicle Name Nissan Trucks 4WD Dodge Dakota
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25 30.2
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 3000
Suspension Type - Rear Rigid Leaf Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front 4.63 NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 2700
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 25 30.2
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Semi-Floating Hypoid
Suspension Type - Front Indep Dbl Wishbone Independent Coil
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 3850
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 3000
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.63 3.55
Axle Type - Front Independent NA
Frame
Frame Type Body-on-Frame w/Box Section Ladder
 
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