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2008 Silverado 1500 Short Bed Crew Cab Pickup Specs

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2008 Silverado 1500 Short Bed Crew Cab Pickup Specs

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Engine: 5.3L Veight-cylinder OHV and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel economy: EPA (08):, 15 MPG city, 20 MPG highway and 17 MPG combined
Multi-point fuel injection
26.0gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 315 hp @ 5,200 rpm; 338 ft lb of torque @ 4,400 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
3.230:1 axle ratio
Ventilated front disc brakes
Electronic brake distribution
Electronic traction control (via ABS & engine management)
Immobilizer
Space-saver spare tire
Stability control
Independent front wishbone suspension with stabilizer bar and coil springs, rigid rear beam suspension with leaf springs
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Chrome front and rear bumpers
Day time running lights
Driver and passenger and passenger power, heated door mirrors black
Exterior dimensions: 229.9 in. overall length, 79.9 in. overall width, 73.8 in. overall height, 9.0 in. ground clearance, 143.5 in. wheelbase, 68.1 in. front track, 67.0 in. rear track and 47.2 ft. curb-to-curb turning circle
Front fog lights
Halogen headlights with complex surface lenses
Luxury trim: alloy-look and alloy-look
Metallic paint
Straight side pickup bed
Rear window defroster
Tinted glass on cabin, rear and side
Weights: gross vehicle weight (lbs): 6,800, published curb weight (lbs): 5,148, gross trailer weight braked (lbs): 6,600 and payload allowance (lbs): 1,652
Intermittent windshield wipers
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Front and rear 12V power outlet(s)
Fully-automatic climate control
Fixed mast antenna
Anti-theft protection
Front ashtray
Audio system with AM/FM/satellite radio, CD player (reads MP3 format) ; includes RDS
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 69.3, front width (inches): 62.5, width between arches (inches): 50.6, height (inches): 21.0 and loading floor height (inches): 32.9
Rear tailgate cargo doors
Compass
Trip computer: includes average fuel economy, current fuel economy and range for remaining fuel
Cruise control
Front cup holders
Outside air temperature indicator
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment
Floor mats
Intelligent driver front airbag, intelligent passenger front airbag with occupant sensors
Bucket driver seat and front passenger seat: with 6-way power
Height adjustable front seat belts with pre-tensioners for driver and passenger
Front seat center armrest
Headlight control with dusk sensor
Two height-adjustable front and rear seats head restraints
Interior dimensions: 41.5 in. front headroom, 40.6 in. rear headroom, 62.5 in. front hip room, 65.5 in. rear hip room, 41.3 in. front leg room, 38.7 in. rear leg room, 65.2 in. front shoulder room and 65.2 in. rear shoulder room
Low tire pressure indicator
Remote power locks
Power steering
Power windows, express driver and passenger, power windows,
Front and rear reading lights
Rear seat belts for driver, rear seat belts for passenger, 3-point rear seat belts for center
Rear seat center armrest
Rear seats:
Auto-dimming rear view mirror
Steering wheel-mounted audio controls
Seating: five passengers
Premium cloth upholstery
Service interval indicator
Six speakers
Leather-trimmed, tilt/ steering wheel
Tachometer
Telematics
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system
Voice activating system
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