2002 Dodge Ram BR3500 163" WB, 83.7" CA DRW Specs

163" WB, 83.7" CA DRW
MSRP based on 163" WB, 83.7" CA DRW

Quick Specs

Engine Gas V8, 5.9L
EPA Class No Data
Style Name 163" WB, 83.7" CA DRW
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 3
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style Regular Cab Chassis-Cab
Transmission 5-speed manual transmission w/OD


Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 5200
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 15,000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2194
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 8000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 11,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3187
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.0
Front Head Room (in) 40.1
Front Hip Room (in) 65.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 162.6
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 43.4
Ground to Top of Frame (in) 34.1
Height, Overall (in) 77.4
Cab to End of Frame (in) 127.1
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.2
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 244.0
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 116.9
Frame Width, Rear (in) 47.5
Overhang, Front (in) 38.0
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) NA
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.3
Cab to Axle (in) 83.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.9

Fuel Economy

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

Performance Specs

Engine Order Code EMM
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 345 @ 3200
Fuel System SMPI
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Oil Cooler NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 4000
Displacement 5.9L/360
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) 5.04
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
Brake Type Pwr
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.50 x 1.50
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.74 x 1.18
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Steering Type Variable Pwr
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 52.7
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 650
Front Tire Size LT235/85R16E
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) NA
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3042
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare NA
Rear Tire Size LT235/85R16E
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 650
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2778
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring
Axle Type - Rear Full-Floating
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 8000
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Leaf
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 5200
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35
Axle Type - Front NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 5200
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 8000
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger No
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" airbags w/passenger...
4-wheel anti-lock brakes
Height-adjustable shoulder belts
Dual note electric horn


Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 70,000
Drivetrain Years 7
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 36,000
Roadside Assistance Years 3

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 20.0
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 750
Maximum Alternator Watts NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 136
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 947
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 9469
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10,000
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