1998 Dodge Ram BR2500 Chassis Cab 135" WB Specs

135" WB
MSRP based on 135" WB
 

Quick Specs

Engine Gas V8, 5.9L
EPA Class No Data
Style Name 135" WB
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 3
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style Regular Cab Chassis-Cab
Transmission 5-speed manual transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 8800
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2780
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 14,000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1595
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6085
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 65.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0
Passenger Capacity 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.0
Front Head Room (in) 40.2
Exterior Dimensions
Overhang, Front (in) 37.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) NA
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.3
Cab to Axle (in) 55.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 10.1
Wheelbase (in) 134.7
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 44.1
Ground to Top of Frame (in) 32.1
Height, Overall (in) 73.4
Cab to End of Frame (in) 99.8
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.5
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 216.7
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 116.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) 37.6

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location Inboard Frame Rails
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 35
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) NA

Performance Specs

Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 250 @ 4000
Displacement 5.9L/360
Engine Order Code EML
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 335 @ 3000
Fuel System MPI
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Oil Cooler NA
Transmission
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
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
Brakes
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) 12.50 x 1.26
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 13.0 x 2.5
Brake ABS System Rear Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Steering Type Power
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 45.4
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 683
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3040
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 683
Front Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) NA
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3040
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare NA
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Material NA
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Suspension
Axle Type - Front Hypoid
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.54
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6200
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring
Axle Type - Rear Full-Floating
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6080
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Leaf
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) Yes
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
Other Features Driver & front passenger next generation air bags w/passenger...
Rear-wheel anti-lock brakes
Height-adjustable shoulder belts
Dual note electric horn

Warranty

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

Other Specs

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