1997 Dodge Ram 2500 Reg Cab 135" WB HD Specs

Reg Cab 135" WB HD
MSRP based on Reg Cab 135" WB HD
 

Quick Specs

Engine Gas V8, 5.9L
EPA Class No Data
Style Name 2WD Regular Cab 8 Ft Box
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 3
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style Regular Cab Pickup - Long Bed
Transmission 5-speed manual transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6085
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 8800
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2775
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 14,000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2050
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 40.2
Front Hip Room (in) 65.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0
Passenger Capacity 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.0
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 220.1
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 116.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) 37.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.3
Cab to Axle (in) 55.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 9.1
Wheelbase (in) 134.7
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.5
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 72.1
Cab to End of Frame (in) 99.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 60.4
Cargo Volume (ft³) 70.0
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.4
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.2
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 97.5
Tailgate Width (in) 60.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA
Fuel Tank Location Inboard Frame Rails
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 35.0
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) NA

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Oil Cooler NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 235 @ 4000
Displacement 5.9L/360
Engine Order Code EML
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 330 @ 3000
Fuel System MPI
Transmission
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA
Trans Order Code DDP
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.04
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.06
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Trans PTO Access NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67
Clutch Size (in) 11.0
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.61
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Transfer Case Model NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Power Take Off NA
Brakes
Brake ABS System Rear Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.5 x 1.26
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 13.0 x 2.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Steering Type Power
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 45.4
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code TYD
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3040
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 683
Rear Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 683
Spare Tire Order Code TYD
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3040
Front Tire Order Code TYD
Spare Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 683
Front Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 3040
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf Spring
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35.1
Axle Type - Front NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.54
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6200
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Wide Track
Axle Type - Rear Full-Floating
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35.1
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6085
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger No
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No

Warranty

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 20.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 117
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD -
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10,000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 900