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2005 Ram 1500 Base Short Bed Regular Cab Pickup Specs

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2005 Ram 1500 Base Short Bed Regular Cab Pickup Specs

Section Opened 2005 Ram 1500 Base Short Bed Regular Cab Pickup Performance Hide
4,701 cc 4.7 liters V 8 front engine with 93 mm bore, 86.5 mm stroke, 9.6 compression ratio, overhead cam and two valves per cylinder EVA
Unleaded fuel 87
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 14, country/highway (mpg): 18 and combined (mpg): 15
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 18 and EPA city (mpg): 14
Multi-point injection fuel system
26 gallon main unleaded fuel tank
Power: 175 kW , 235 HP SAE @ 4,800 rpm; 300 ft lb , 407 Nm @ 3,200 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
3.55:1 axle ratio
Four disc brakes including four ventilated discs
Immobilizer
Fullsize under body spare wheel
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and torsion springs , beam rear suspension rigid with leaf springs
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Body side molding
Chrome front and rear bumpers
Chrome/bright trim on side of body
Driver and passenger power heated black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 207.7, overall width (inches): 79.5, overall height (inches): 75.5, ground clearance (inches): 7.3, wheelbase (inches): 120.5, front track (inches): 68, rear track (inches): 67.9 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 39.6
Front fog lights
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Luxury trim wood/woodgrain on doors and wood/woodgrain on dashboard
Metallic paint
Straight side pickup bed
Fixed rear window
Rear platform step
Tinted glass on cabin and rear
Trailer towing preparation
Underbody protection for transfer case and for engine
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 6,349, curb weight (lbs) 4,934, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 6,400 and max payload (lbs) 1,420
Windshield wipers with automatic intermittent wipe
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12v power outlet: front and 2
Air conditioning
Fixed mast antenna
Peripheral anti-theft protection
Front ashtray
Audio system with AM/FM and CD player
Automatic drive indicator on dashboard
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 76.3, front width (inches): 70.2, width between arches (inches): 51, height (inches): 20.2 and loading floor height (inches): 34.4
Cargo area light
Rear tailgate cargo doors
Front seats cigar lighter
Clock
Compass
Computer with average fuel consumption and range for remaining fuel
Full dashboard console with open storage box , partial overhead console
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats cup holders pop out
Door ajar warning
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
External temperature
Floor covering:
Floor mats
Driver front airbag with multi-stage deployment , passenger front airbag with occupant switch off and multi-stage deployment
40/20/40 split electrically adjustable driver seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment, three adjustments and tilt adjustment , 40/20/40 split passenger seat , 40/20/40 split center seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat , height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on passenger seat , 3-point reel front seat belts on center seat
Front seat center armrest
Headlight control with time delay switch-off
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats
Height adjustable pedals
Illuminated entry system
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 40.9, front hip room (inches): 64.9, front leg room (inches): 41 and front shoulder room (inches): 67.1
Remote power locks
Power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch
Front reading lights
Automatic operation rear view mirror
Seating: three seats
Leather seat upholstery with additional vinyl
Four speaker(s)
Leather covered multi-function steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Tachometer
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system
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