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2012 Silverado 3500 HD Short Bed Crew Cab Pickup Specs

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2012 Silverado 3500 HD Short Bed Crew Cab Pickup Specs

Section Opened 2012 Silverado 3500 HD Short Bed Crew Cab Pickup Performance Hide
Engine: 6.0L Vortec V 8 OHV and variable valve timing
E85 / unleaded fuel
Multi-point fuel injection
36.0gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 322 hp @ 4,400 rpm; 380 ft lb of torque @ 4,200 rpm
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ABS
3.730:1 axle ratio
Brake assist system
Four-wheel disc brakes: four ventilated
Electronic brake distribution
Electronic traction control (via ABS & engine management)
Immobilizer
Rear mechanical limited-slip differential
Space-saver spare tire with steel rim
StabiliTrak stability control
Independent front wishbone suspension with stabilizer bar and torsion springs, rigid rear beam suspension with leaf springs
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Body side molding
Chrome front and rear bumpers
Day time running lights
Black heated driver and passenger power door mirrors with turn signals
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 240.2, overall width (inches): 80.0, overall height (inches): 77.4, ground clearance (inches): 8.4, wheelbase (inches): 153.7, front track (inches): 68.6, rear track (inches): 67.3 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 50.5
Headlights: halogen with complex surface lenses
Alloy-look trim
Metallic paint
Straight side pickup bed
Fixed rear window
Tinted glass
Trailer towing preparation includes: trailer hitch
Weights: gross vehicle weight (lbs): 10,500, published curb weight (lbs): 6,300, gross trailer weight braked (lbs): 9,500 and payload allowance (lbs): 4,200
Intermittent windshield wipers
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12V power outlet(s) in front
Climate control
Fixed mast antenna
Anti-theft protection
Ashtray in the front
Audio system with AM/FM radio, CD player (reads MP3 format) and satellite radio
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 97.8, front width (inches): 62.5, width between arches (inches): 50.6, height (inches): 21.0 and loading floor height (inches): 37.7
Cargo area light
Rear tailgate cargo doors
Compass
Cruise control
Front cup holders
Outside air temperature indicator
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment
Plastic/rubber floor mats
Intelligent driver and passenger front airbag
Driver 40/20/40 split front seat manual lumbar, front passenger seat 40/20/40 split front seat, front center seat 40/20/40 split front seat
Height adjustable driver front seat belts with pre-tensioners, height adjustable passenger front seat belts with pre-tensioners, center front seat belts
Front seat center armrest
Headlight control with dusk sensor
Two height-adjustable front seat and rear seat head restraints
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 41.3, rear headroom (inches): 40.6, front hip room (inches): 60.3, rear hip room (inches): 65.5, front leg room (inches): 41.3, rear leg room (inches): 39.0, front shoulder room (inches): 65.2 and rear shoulder room (inches): 65.2
Low tire pressure indicator
Remote power locks
Power steering
Front windows with one-touch on two windows, rear windows
Front and rear reading lights
Rear seat belt, passenger rear seat belt, 3-point center rear seat belt
Rear seat center armrest
Split-folding rear seats: split
Auto-dimming rear view mirror
Seating: six passengers
Premium cloth upholstery
Service interval indicator
Six speakers
Leather-trimmed, tilt steering wheel
Tachometer
OnStar telematics with engine shut down
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system
Voice activating system for phone and navigation system
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