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3/4 Front Glamour 1997 Ford F-250

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1997 Ford F-250 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1997 Ford F-250 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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1997 Ford F-250 Standard 4x2 Standard Cab 139 in. WB LD1997 Ford F-250 XL 4x2 Standard Cab 139 in. WB LD1997 Ford F-250 XLT 4x2 Standard Cab 133 in. WB HD
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$16,430$17,515$18,125
    Invoice *$14,914$15,342$15,967
    Engine4.6L V-8 220 HP4.6L V-8 220 HP5.8L V-8 210 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Fuel Economy City14.0 mpg14.0 mpgN/A
    Fuel Economy Hwy19.0 mpg19.0 mpgN/A
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine4.6L V-8 220 HP4.6L V-8 220 HP5.8L V-8 210 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Alternator95 amp95 amp95 amp
    Battery58 amp with run down protection58 amp with run down protection72 amp
    Axle Ratio3.313.313.55
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank30.0 gal.30.0 gal.18.2 gal.
    Auxiliary Fuel TankN/AN/A19.0 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelnon stainless steel
    Drive Typerear-wheelrear-wheelrear-wheel
  • Steering and Suspension
    RidefirmfirmN/A
    Front Suspensiondouble wishbonedouble wishboneN/A
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barN/A
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front ShocksN/AN/Aheavy duty
    Rear Springsleafleafleaf
    Rear ShocksN/AN/Aheavy duty
    Steeringre-circulating ballre-circulating ballre-circulating ball
    Brakesfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drum
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels16.0 " silver styled steel16.0 " silver styled steel16.0 " black steel
    Front TiresP255/70SR16.0BSW ASP255/70SR16.0BSW ASLT235/85SR16.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelfull-size steelfull-size steelN/A
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity333
    Front Seat Typebenchbenchbench
    Front Headrestsfixedfixedfixed
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls2-way2-way2-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls2-way2-way2-way
    Seat Trimvinylclothcloth
    Door Trimvinylvinylvinyl w/carpet lower
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimvinyl/rubbervinyl/rubbercarpet
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Vanity MirrorsN/Apassengerpassenger
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Cabback Insulatorcabback insulatorcabback insulatorcabback insulator
    Dome Lightdome lightdome lightdome light
    Reading LightsN/AfrontN/A
    Cup Holderfrontfrontfront
    Instrument Panel Storagebinbinbin
    Dashboard Storagedashboard storagedashboard storagedashboard storage
    Door BinsN/Adriverdual
    Cargo Floor Trimvinyl/rubbervinyl/rubbercarpeted
    RadioAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan
    Speakers444
    Antennafixedfixedfixed
    Door Locksmanualmanualpower
    Power Outlets222
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Oil Pressure Gaugeoil pressure gaugeoil pressure gaugeoil pressure gauge
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Volt Gaugevoltmeter gaugevoltmeter gaugevoltmeter gauge
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/AN/Aleather
    Front Windowsmanualmanualpower
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)rear wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)rear wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)rear wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passenger w/passenger front-impact cancellabledriver and passenger w/passenger front-impact cancellableN/A
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count2 doors2 doors2 doors
    Exterior Cargo Length97.0 "97.0 "98.2 "
    Exterior Length220.8 "220.8 "213.3 "
    Exterior Width78.4 "78.4 "79.0 "
    Wheelbase139 "139 "133 "
    Front Tread65 "65 "66 "
    Rear Tread65 "65 "64 "
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating6,950 lbs.6,950 lbs.8,600 lbs.
    Curb Weight4,333 lbs.4,333 lbs.N/A
    Front Gross Axle Weight Rating3,598 lbs.3,598 lbs.N/A
    Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating5,300 lbs.5,300 lbs.N/A
    Payload2,640 lbs.2,640 lbs.4,065 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight2,600 lbs.2,600 lbs.N/A
    Front Legroom40.9 "40.9 "41.0 "
    Front Headroom40.8 "40.8 "40.3 "
    Front Hiproom61.3 "61.3 "62.2 "
    Front Shoulder Room63.8 "63.8 "64.8 "
    Exterior Cargo Width50.0 "50.0 "50.8 "
    Exterior Cargo Volume72.6 cu.ft.72.6 cu.ft.75.4 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Pickupregularregularregular
    Bumpersfront argentfront chromefront chrome
    Bodyside MoldingsN/AN/Ablack
    Bodyside InsertN/AN/Achrome
    Wheel WellN/AN/Achrome
    Grille Moldingscoloredchromechrome
    Paintmonotonemonotonemonotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual manualdual manualdual manual
    Trailering Harnesstrailering harnesstrailering harnessN/A
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/unlimited60/unlimited60/unlimited
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Accessories Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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XL 4x4 Crew Cab 152 in. WB HD
XL 4x2 Crew Cab 152 in. WB HD
XL 4x4 Extended Cab 155 in. WB HD
Lariat 4x4 Standard Cab 139 in. WB LD
Lariat 4x2 Extended Cab 139 in. WB LD
XL 4x2 Standard Cab 139 in. WB LD
Lariat 4x2 Standard Cab 139 in. WB LD
XLT 4x4 Extended Cab 139 in. WB HD
XLT 4x2 Extended Cab 155 in. WB HD
XLT 4x4 Standard Cab 133 in. WB HD
XLT 4x2 Extended Cab 139 in. WB HD
XL 4x4 Extended Cab 139 in. WB LD
XLT 4x2 Standard Cab 133 in. WB HD
XL 4x4 Standard Cab 139 in. WB LD
Lariat 4x4 Extended Cab 139 in. WB LD
XL 4x2 Extended Cab 139 in. WB LD
XLT 4x4 Extended Cab 155 in. WB HD
XLT 4x4 Crew Cab 152 in. WB HD
XLT 4x2 Crew Cab 152 in. WB HD
XLT 4x2 Standard Cab 139 in. WB LD
XLT 4x4 Standard Cab 139 in. WB LD
XL 4x2 Extended Cab 139 in. WB HD
XL 4x2 Extended Cab 155 in. WB HD
XL 4x2 Standard Cab 133 in. WB HD
XL 4x4 Standard Cab 133 in. WB HD
Standard 4x2 Extended Cab 139 in. WB LD
Standard 4x4 Extended Cab 139 in. WB LD
Standard 4x2 Standard Cab 139 in. WB LD
XLT 4x2 Extended Cab 139 in. WB LD
XLT 4x4 Extended Cab 139 in. WB LD
Standard 4x4 Standard Cab 139 in. WB LD
XL 4x4 Extended Cab 139 in. WB HD
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1997 Ford F-250 safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
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