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2008 Chevrolet Avalanche 2WD Crew Cab 130" LS Specs

2WD Crew Cab 130" LS
MSRP based on 2WD Crew Cab 130" LS
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 14 mpg City/20 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V8, 5.3L
EPA Class No Data
Style Name 2WD Crew Cab LS
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 6
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Crew Cab Pickup - Short Bed
Transmission Transmission, 4-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive and tow/haul mode

Dimensions

Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3400
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2656
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 4100
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2824
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 6
Second Head Room (in) 40.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.3
Second Hip Room (in) 62.3
Front Head Room (in) 41.1
Second Leg Room (in) 39.1
Front Hip Room (in) 64.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 65.2
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 130.0
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 52.9
Ground to Top of Frame (in) NA
Height, Overall (in) 76.6
Cab to End of Frame (in) NA
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 221.3
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) NA
Frame Width, Rear (in) NA
Overhang, Front (in) 38.8
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.1
Cab to Axle (in) NA
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 63.0 Min, 98.2 Max
Tailgate Width (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 50.0
Cargo Volume (ft³) 45.5
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 22.5
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 50.0
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 31
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA
Fuel Tank Location Inboard LH Frame Rail
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code LY5
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 340 @ 4200
Fuel System SFI
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Oil Cooler NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 320 @ 5200
Displacement 5.3L/325
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Transfer Case Model NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Trans Power Take Off NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA
Trans Order Code M30
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans PTO Access N/A
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13 x 1.18
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.5 x .78
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.0
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.75
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 3.0
Tires
Front Tire Order Code QAN
Spare Tire Size P265/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear NA
Front Tire Size P265/70R17
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2135
Rear Tire Order Code QAN
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2135
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare NA
Rear Tire Size P265/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front NA
Spare Tire Order Code ZRS
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2135
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42
Suspension Type - Front Coil Over Shock
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 1.81
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.12
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3400
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 1.81
Axle Type - Front Independent
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3400
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Air bags, dual-stage frontal, driver and right-front passenger...
Air bags, head curtain side-impact, front and rear outboard...
Safety belts, 3-point, driver and front passenger and second row...
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for...

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 100,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Watts NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 145
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1080
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7200
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