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2012 2500 Base Regular Cab Pickup Specs

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2012 2500 Base Regular Cab Pickup Specs

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Engine: 5.7L HEMI V 8 OHV and variable valve timing
Unleaded fuel
Multi-point fuel injection
35.0gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 383 hp @ 5,600 rpm; 400 ft lb of torque @ 4,000 rpm
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4-wheel steering
ABS
3.730:1 axle ratio
Four-wheel disc brakes: four ventilated
Electronic brake distribution
Electronic traction control (via ABS & engine management)
Immobilizer
Space-saver spare tire with steel rim
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) stability control
Rigid front beam suspension with stabilizer bar and coil springs, rigid rear beam suspension with leaf springs
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Black front and rear bumpers
Black driver and passenger door mirrors externally adjustable
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 231.0, overall width (inches): 78.9, overall height (inches): 73.3, ground clearance (inches): 7.4, wheelbase (inches): 140.5, front track (inches): 68.6 and rear track (inches): 68.2
Headlights: halogen with complex surface lenses
Pearl paint
Straight side pickup bed
Fixed rear window
Tinted glass
Trailer towing preparation includes: trailer hitch
Weights: gross vehicle weight (lbs): 8,850, published curb weight (lbs): 5,532, gross trailer weight braked (lbs): 9,300 and payload allowance (lbs): 3,120
Intermittent windshield wipers
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One 12V power outlet(s) in front
Climate control
Fixed mast antenna
Audio system with AM/FM radio, CD player (reads MP3 format)
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 98.3, front width (inches): 60.4 and height (inches): 20.2
Cargo area light
Rear tailgate cargo doors
Dashboard console, floor console
Cruise control
Front cup holders
Floor covering: plastic/rubber in passenger compartment
Intelligent driver front airbag, intelligent passenger front airbag with occupant switch off
Driver 40/20/40 split front seat, 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 head restraints
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 40.3, front hip room (inches): 62.9, front leg room (inches): 41.0 and front shoulder room (inches): 66.0
Low tire pressure indicator
Power steering
Front reading lights
Rear view mirror
Front curtain airbag
Seating: three passengers
Vinyl upholstery
Service interval indicator
Front side airbag
Six speakers
Tilt steering wheel
Tachometer
Ventilation system
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