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1998 F-250 Base Regular Cab Pickup Specs

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1998 F-250 Base Regular Cab Pickup Specs

Section Opened 1998 F-250 Base Regular Cab Pickup Performance Hide
4,601 cc 4.6 liters V 8 front longitudinal engine with 90.2 mm bore, 90 mm stroke, 9 compression ratio, cast iron block, light alloy head, overhead cam and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 14 and country/highway (mpg): 18
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 18 and EPA city (mpg): 14
Multi-point injection electronic fuel system
30 gallon fuel tank
Heavy duty alternator
Power: 164 kW , 220 HP @ 4,500 rpm; 290 ft lb , 393 Nm @ 3,250 rpm
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Rear-wheel ABS
3.31:1 axle ratio
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Fullsize steel rim under body spare wheel
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and torsion springs , beam rear suspension semi-independent with leaf springs
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Body color body side molding
Chrome front and rear bumpers
Chrome/bright trim
Driver internally adjustable body color door mirrors , passenger power chrome door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 222.3, overall width (inches): 79.5, overall height (inches): 76.5, ground clearance (inches): 7.6, wheelbase (inches): 138.8, front track (inches): 65.4, rear track (inches): 65.4 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 40.5
Mechanical foldable mirrors
Single conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Heat reflective glass
Metallic paint , black paint , gloss paint
Straight side pickup bed
Fixed rear window
Rear step
Tinted glass on cabin and rear
Trailer towing preparation
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 7,200, curb weight (lbs) 4,690, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 2,000, front axle weight (lbs) 3,950, rear axle weight (lbs) 5,300 and max payload (lbs) 2,510
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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Fixed mast antenna
Front ashtray
Manufacturer's own stereo audio system with AM/FM
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 97, front width (inches): 65.2, width between arches (inches): 50, loading floor height (inches): 36.6, loadspace volume (cu ft): 72.6 and measurement standard: manufacturer's own
Cargo area light
Rear tailgate cargo doors
Front seats cigar lighter
Digital clock
Partial dashboard console with open storage box
Front seats cup holders
Door ajar warning
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment
Driver and passenger front airbag
Split bench reclining driver seat with lumbar adjustment , split bench reclining passenger seat , split bench center seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat , height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on passenger seat , lap static front seat belts on center seat
Folding front seat center armrest with integral box
Illuminated glove compartment
Two head restraints on front seats
Illuminated entry system
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 40.8, rear headroom (inches): 0, front hip room (inches): 61.3, rear hip room (inches): 0, front leg room (inches): 40.9, rear leg room (inches): 0, front shoulder room (inches): 63.8 and rear shoulder room (inches): 0
Low fuel level warning
Internal button power locks
Power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch
Front reading lights
Rear view mirror
Seating: three seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel
Tachometer
Passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with four fan speeds
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