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Medium Mocha



Front Wheel Size 14 x 5.0 in
Rear Wheel Size 14 x 5.0 in
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 4.0 in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 490
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70

Engine Type Gas 4-cyl
Displacement 2.4L/146
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 143 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 154 @ 4000
Engine Oil Cooler Not Available

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 26 MPG
Cruising Range - City 347.60 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 22 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 410.80 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Type 5
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.32
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.38
Trans Power Take Off Not Available
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) N/A
Transfer Case Model Not Available
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High Not Available
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low Not Available
Transfer Case Power Take Off Not Available

Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear Rigid Multi-leaf
Axle Type - Front Independent
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating

Frame Type Body-on-Frame w/Box Section

Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System Rear-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) Lucas-Varity
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.8 x 1.02 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 15.8 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx Not Available gal

Steering Type Manual Recirculating Ball
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 33.4 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft

Front Tire Size P195/75R14
Rear Tire Size P195/75R14
Spare Tire Size T135/70D16

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 3500 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 350 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 3500 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 350 lbs
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Maximum Trailering Capacity N/A lbs

Base Curb Weight N/A lbs
Curb Weight - Front 1663 lbs
Curb Weight - Rear 1244 lbs
Option Weight - Front 0.00 lbs
Option Weight - Rear 0.00 lbs
As Spec'd Curb Weight 2907.00 lbs
As Spec'd Payload 1783.00 lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity 1783.00 lbs
Gross Combined Wt Rating N/A lbs
Gross Axle Weight Rating N/A lbs
Curb Weight 2907.00 lbs
Total Option Weight 0.00 lbs
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 4690.00 lbs

Passenger Capacity 3
Front Head Room 38.7 in
Front Leg Room 40.9 in
Front Shoulder Room 54.4 in
Front Hip Room 52.2 in
Second Head Room N/A in
Second Leg Room N/A in
Second Shoulder Room N/A in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Wheelbase 104.3 in
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper 184.3 in
Length, Overall w/rear bumper N/A in
Length, Overall N/A in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 66.5 in
Height, Overall 62.2 in
Overhang, Front 34.7 in
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper 52.0 in
Cab to End of Frame N/A in
Ground to Top of Load Floor N/A in
Ground Clearance, Front 7.2 in
Ground Clearance, Rear 7.2 in
Cargo Box Length @ Floor 77.4 in
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear N/A in
Cargo Box Width @ Floor 59.8 in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 41.7 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 17.1 in
Tailgate Width 59.8 in
Cargo Volume 73.8 ft³
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume Not Available ft³

Passenger-side ALR/ELR seatbelt system Standard
Energy absorbing steering column Standard
17.1" deep double-wall cargo bed-inc: removable tailgate, inside cargo rope hooks, 2-tiered loading w/3-way vertical partition Standard
P195/75R14 all-season SBR tires Standard
Fasten seat belt warning light Standard
Inside hood release Standard
Rear wheel anti-lock braking system Standard
1400# payload Standard
Steel side-door guard beams Standard
City 22/hwy 26 (2.4L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Reminder chimes-inc: headlights-on, key-in-ignition Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
Heater/defroster w/4-speed fan Standard
Rear wheel anti-lock braking system Standard
Coolant temp gauge Standard
3-passenger bench seat w/headrests Standard
Glove box Standard
Black-painted front bumper & grille Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
2.4L (146) DOHC SFI 16-valve 4-cyl engine Standard
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Passenger-side airbag cutoff switch Standard
Cupholder Standard
2-speed windshield wipers Standard
(2) LCD digital trip odometers Standard
3/4 door trim Standard
Front crumple zones Standard
Double wishbone independent front suspension w/stabilizer bar Standard
14" x 5.0" styled steel wheels Standard
Tinted glass Standard
Halogen headlights Standard
490 CCA battery Standard
Coinholder Standard
3500# towing capacity Standard
Driver-side outside rearview mirror Standard
70-amp alternator Standard
15.9 gallon fuel tank Standard
Rigid rear suspension w/leaf springs Standard
Manual recirculating ball steering Standard
Vinyl floors Standard
Vinyl seat trim Standard
Driver & front passenger second generation airbags Standard

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