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2013 3500 Base Short Bed Crew Cab Pickup Specs

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2013 3500 Base Short Bed Crew Cab Pickup Specs

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Engine: 5.7L HEMI V 8 OHV and variable valve timing
Unleaded fuel
Multi-point fuel injection
31.0gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 383 hp @ 5,600 rpm; 400 ft lb of torque @ 4,000 rpm
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4-wheel steering
3.730:1 axle ratio
Brake assist system
Four-wheel disc brakes: four ventilated
Electronic brake distribution
Rear mechanical limited-slip differential
Space-saver spare tire with steel rim
Rigid front beam suspension with stabilizer bar and coil springs, rigid rear beam suspension with leaf springs
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Chrome front and rear bumpers
Black heated driver and passenger power door mirrors with turn signals
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 237.4, overall width (inches): 79.5, overall height (inches): 78.4, ground clearance (inches): 7.8, wheelbase (inches): 148.9, front track (inches): 68.3 and rear track (inches): 68.2
Headlights: halogen with complex surface lenses
Alloy-look trim
Pearl paint
Straight side pickup bed
Rear side windows: wind-up on driver side and passenger side
Rear window
Tinted glass
Trailer towing preparation includes: trailer hitch
Weights: gross vehicle weight (lbs): 10,700, published curb weight (lbs): 7,320, gross trailer weight braked (lbs): 11,550 and payload allowance (lbs): 2,780
Intermittent windshield wipers
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Two 12V power outlet(s) in front
Climate control
Fixed mast antenna
Audio system with AM/FM radio satellite radio
Below seat storage under rear seat
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 76.3, front width (inches): 60.4 and height (inches): 20.1
Cargo area light
Rear tailgate cargo doors
Trip computer: includes average fuel economy and range for remaining fuel
Dashboard console
Cruise control
Front cup holders
Door entry light
Outside air temperature indicator
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment
Carpet floor mats
Intelligent driver and passenger front airbag
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, three height-adjustable rear seat head restraints
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 41.0, rear headroom (inches): 39.9, front hip room (inches): 63.2, rear hip room (inches): 63.2, front leg room (inches): 41.0, rear leg room (inches): 40.3, front shoulder room (inches): 66.0 and rear shoulder room (inches): 65.7
Low tire pressure indicator with individual reading
Remote power locks
Power steering
Front windows with one-touch on two windows, rear windows
Front reading lights
Rear seat belt, passenger rear seat belt, 3-point center rear seat belt
Folding rear seats:
Rear view mirror
Front and rear curtain airbag
Seating: six passengers
Cloth upholstery
Service interval indicator
Front side airbag
Six speakers
Tilt steering wheel
Passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system
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