2003 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 Base Detailed Specs

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value
$4,569 - $8,326
Horsepower
300 - 340 (hp)
Bluetooth
Not Available
BackUp Camera
Not Available
Engine Type
Vortec 6000 V8 SFI (300 HP [223.8 kW] @ 4400 rpm, 360 lb., VORTEC 8100 V8 SFI, DURAMAX 6600 TURBO DIESEL V8

Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Sun Roof
Not Available
Alarm
Not Available
BackUp Camera
Not Available
HeadsUp Display
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Heated Mirrors
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Power Mirrors
Optional
Optional
Steering Wheel Controls
Not Available
Cruise Control
Optional
Optional
Power Windows
Optional
Optional
Rear Defrost
Optional
Optional
Privacy Glass
Optional
Optional
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Driver Restriction Features
Not Available
Automatic Parking
Not Available
Power Steering
Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room
41.3 (in.)
Front Head Room
41 (in.)
Rear Leg Room
38.6 (in.)
Second Head Room
39.9 (in.)
Trunk Volume
Not Available
Cargo Volume
70.7 (cu. ft.)

Entertainment

Bluetooth
Not Available
MP3 Player
Optional
Optional
Entertainment System
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
AUX Input
Not Available
CD Player
Optional
Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control
Standard
AC
Not Available
Dual Zone
Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System
Not Available
Cell PhoneHookup
Not Available

Seats

Standard Seat
Vinyl
Passengers
5 - 6
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Heated Front Seats
Not Available
Heated Rear Seats
Not Available
Cooled Front Seats
Not Available
Cooled Rear Seats
Not Available
Seat Memory
Not Available
3rd Row Seating
Not Available
Pass Through Rear Seat
Standard
Seat Massage
Not Available
Driver Lumbar
Not Available

Exterior Features

Accessories

Standard Seat
Steel
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Hands Free Liftgate
Not Available
Power Folding Mirror
Not Available
Bed Liner
Not Available
Rear Spoiler
Not Available
Running Boards
Optional
Optional

Dimensions

Tire Width
LT215/85R16
Wheelbase
167 (in.)
Turning Radius
55.7 (ft.)
Length
Not Available
Width
96.1 (in.)

Mechanical Specs

Engine & Performance

Weight
Not Available
Horsepower
340 (hp)
Torque
455 (ft. lbs.)
Maximum Towing Capacity
Not Available
Maximum Towing Weight
1000 (.lbs)
Trailer Hitch Receiver
Not Available
Gas Electric Hybrid
Not Available
FlexFuel Electric Hybrid
Not Available
PlugIn Electric Gas
Not Available
PlugIn Electric FlexFuel
Not Available
Turbocharged
Optional
Optional
4wheel Disc Brakes
Standard
Limited Slip Differential
Optional
Optional
Performance Tires
Not Available
Engine Cylinders
8 Cylinders
Drivetrain
4 Wheel Drive

Fuel

Fuel Capacity
34 (gal.)
Combined
0 (mpg)
City
0 (mpg)
Highway
0 (mpg)

Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Air Suspension
Not Available
Stance Suspension
Not Available

Transmission

Manual Mode
Not Available
Overdrive
Optional
Optional
CTV Transmission
Not Available

Safety Features

Features

Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire
Tow Hooks
Standard
ABS Brakes
Standard
Automatic Headlights
Not Available
Tire Pressure Monitor System
Not Available
Child Safety Locks
Not Available
Stability Control
Not Available
Traction Control
Not Available
HID Headlights
Not Available
Auto Leveling Headlinghts
Not Available
Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Night Vision
Not Available

Assistance

Automated Emergency Braking
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Cross Traffic Alert
Not Available

Air Bags

Driver Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch
Not Available
Front Side Airbag
Not Available
Rear Side Airbag
Not Available
Front Head Airbag
Not Available
Rear Head Airbag
Not Available
Passenger Airbag Sensor
Not Available
Knee Airbag
Not Available
Seatbelt Airbag
Not Available

Tech Specs

Technical

Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Silverado 3500
Body Style
Crew Cab - Crew Cab 8' Fleetside
Body Code
E63 - ZW9
Drivetrain
4-Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity
6
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front
4800 (lbs.)
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear
8550 (lbs.)
Curb Weight - Front
3441 (lbs.)
Curb Weight - Rear
2827 (lbs.)
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
11,400 (lbs.)
Gross Combined Wt Rating
16,000 - 22,000 (lbs.)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
7500 (lbs.)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
1000 (lbs.)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
12,000 - 9,900 (lbs.)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
1500 (lbs.)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
15,400 - 9,900 (lbs.)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
3500 (lbs.)
Engine Order Code
L18, LB7, LQ4
Engine Type
Gas V8 - Turbo-Charged Diesel V8
Displacement
6.0L/364, 6.6L/402, 8.1L/494
Fuel System
Fuel Injection - SFI
Trans Order Code
M74, ML6, MT1, MW3
Trans Type
4, 5, 6
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD, HD Automatic w/OD, Manual w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.48, 3.10, 5.61, 5.79
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.48, 1.81, 3.04, 3.31
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00, 1.41, 1.67, 2.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.75, 1.00, 1.31
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.71, 0.75, 1.00
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.76
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.08, 4.49, 5.23, 5.61
Trans Power Take Off
Yes
Transfer Case Model
New Venture 261
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
1.00
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
2.72
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 - 770
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
600 - 770
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
105 - 145
Total Cooling System Capacity
15.4 - 25.2 (qts.)
Engine Oil Cooler
Yes
Frame Type
Ladder
Suspension Type - Front
Torsion Bar
Suspension Type - Rear
2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front
4800 (lbs.)
Spring Capacity - Rear
8600 (lbs.)
Axle Type - Rear
Full-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front
4800 (lbs.)
Axle Capacity - Rear
9200 (lbs.)
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.73 - 4.10
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.73 - 4.10
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front
35 (mm.)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear
35 (mm.)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front
1.25 (in.)
Front Tire Order Code
XEC - XEF
Rear Tire Order Code
XEC - XEF
Spare Tire Order Code
XEC, XEF, ZEC, ZEF
Front Tire Size
LT215/85R16
Rear Tire Size
LT215/85R16
Spare Tire Size
LT215/85R16
Front Tire Capacity
2430 (lbs.)
Rear Tire Capacity
2150 (lbs.)
Spare Tire Capacity
2430 (lbs.)
Front Wheel Size
16 x 6.5 (in.)
Rear Wheel Size
16 x 6.5 (in.)
Spare Wheel Size
16 x 6.5 (in.)
Front Wheel Material
Steel
Rear Wheel Material
Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steering Type
Pwr
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
55.7 (ft.)
Brake Type
Pwr
Brake ABS System
Four-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.8 x 1.5 (in.)
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.8 x 1.2 (in.)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
34 (gal.)
Fuel Tank Location
LH
Front Head Room
41.0 (in.)
Front Leg Room
41.3 (in.)
Front Shoulder Room
65.2 (in.)
Front Hip Room
61.4 (in.)
Second Head Room
39.9 (in.)
Second Leg Room
38.6 (in.)
Second Shoulder Room
65.1 (in.)
Second Hip Room
62.9 (in.)
Wheelbase
167.0 (in.)
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper
256.1 (in.)
Width, Max w/o mirrors
96.1 (in.)
Height, Overall
76.2 (in.)
Overhang, Front
37.0 (in.)
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper
47.3 (in.)
Front Bumper to Back of Cab
148.1 (in.)
Cab to Axle
55.9 (in.)
Ground to Top of Load Floor
34.4 (in.)
Ground Clearance, Front
10.6 (in.)
Ground Clearance, Rear
13.6 (in.)
Cargo Box Length @ Floor
97.6 (in.)
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear
61.9 (in.)
Cargo Box Width @ Floor
64.8 (in.)
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
50.0 (in.)
Cargo Box (Area) Height
19.5 (in.)
Tailgate Width
61.9 (in.)
Cargo Volume
70.7 (ft³.)

Available Colors

Exterior

  • Arrival Blue Metallic
  • Black
  • Dark Carmine Red Metallic
  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Dark Green Metallic
  • Light Pewter Metallic
  • Special Paint
  • Summit White
  • Victory Red

Interior

  • Dark Charcoal
  • Medium Gray
  • Tan

Available Styles

Crew Cab 167" WB 4WD DRW