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1997 Chevrolet Express 3500 specs & colors

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1997 Chevrolet Express 3500

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EPA Classification 2WD Special Purpose
Front Wheel Size 15 x 6.0 in
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 6.0 in
Spare Wheel Size 15 x 4.0 in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.4L/207
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 180 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 205 @ 4000
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 25 MPG
Cruising Range - City 360.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 18 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 500.00 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Type 4
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.38
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.29
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Trailing Arm
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.94 X 1.27 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 20 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Type Power w/Reduced Effort
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.8
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.05
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 38.6 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 40.5 ft
Front Tire Size P205/70R15
Rear Tire Size P205/70R15
Spare Tire Size T125/70R15
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 200 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 3671 lbs
Passenger Capacity 7
Passenger Volume N/A ft³
Front Head Room 39.9 in
Front Leg Room 39.9 in
Front Shoulder Room 59.8 in
Front Hip Room 55.5 in
Second Head Room 39.3 in
Second Leg Room 36.9 in
Second Shoulder Room 61.9 in
Second Hip Room 60.4 in
Third Head Room 38.8 in
Third Leg Room 34.0 in
Third Shoulder Room 60.1 in
Third Hip Room 48.3 in
Wheelbase 112 in
Length, Overall 186.9 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 72.0 in
Height, Overall 67.4 in
Track Width, Front 61.5 in
Track Width, Rear 63.3 in
Min Ground Clearance 8.3 in
Rear Door Opening Height 40.7 in
Rear Door Opening Width 51.4 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 86.1 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 50.7 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 18.1 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline 50.5 in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 48.3 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 45.8 in
Liftover Height 24.0 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 126.6 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 42.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 16.3 ft³
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Swing-out rear quarter window Standard
Dry air cleaner Standard
Seat back tray Standard
Tinted glass Standard
Rear window wiper w/delay/washer Standard
ETR AM/FM stereo radio-inc: seek, digital clock Standard
3.29 final drive ratio Standard
Front/rear auxiliary power points Standard
Dual horn Standard
Intermittent windshield wiper Standard
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD Standard
Pillar-mounted assist-grips Standard
Scotchgard fabric protection Standard
Black door handles Standard
Pwr door locks w/sliding door delay Standard
Rear fascia black step pad Standard
3.4L (207) SFI V6 engine Standard
Extended life coolant w/loss of coolant continued operation Standard
Stainless steel exhaust Standard
Front/rear carpeted floor mats Standard
Dual black pwr mirrors Standard
Sensors-inc: low oil, low coolant Standard
Composite halogen headlamps Standard
Overhead consolette Standard
Turn signal reminder chime Standard
Pollen filter Standard
Single-piece tailgate Standard
Deluxe steering wheel w/tilt column Standard
Transmission/brake shift interlock Standard
Black body-side moldings Standard
Battery rundown protection Standard
Dual visor vanity mirrors w/map holder Standard
Cargo anchors Standard
Compact spare tire w/underbody carrier/hoist Standard
15" x 6" steel wheels w/plastic bolt-on wheel covers Standard
Lighting-inc: glove box, ashtray, consolette, dome, rear cargo, underhood Standard
Driver/passenger front door/seatback map pockets Standard
Single key system Standard
Front air conditioning Standard
105-amp generator Standard
Reduced-effort pwr steering Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Windshield integrated antenna Standard
7-passenger seating-inc: (2) high back reclining front bucket seats, (1) 2-passenger intermediate bench seat, (1) 3-passenger rear bench seat Standard
Front/intermediate/rear cupholders Standard
Intermediate/rear seat covered armrests Standard
Base coat/clear coat paint Standard
City 18/hwy 25 (3.4L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
P205/70R15 all-season BSW tires Standard
Front seat center console Standard
Transmission/brake shift interlock Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
4-way driver/2-way passenger manual front seat adjuster Standard
Extended life spark plugs Standard
20 gallon fuel tank w/fuel filler door gas cap holder Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Sliding door child safety lock Standard
Front/rear body-color bumpers/fascia Standard
Front-wheel drive Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
RH sliding side passenger door Standard
Driver & front passenger air bags Standard
Locking glove box Standard
5357# GVWR Standard
Smooth-ride suspension Standard
Adjustable height front row safety belts Standard
Rearview mirror w/day/night feature Standard
Front door safety reflectors Standard
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Ashtray w/cigar lighter Standard
Chrome grille Standard

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