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GE 1998 Chevrolet C3500

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1998 Chevrolet C3500 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1998 Chevrolet C3500 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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1998 Chevrolet C3500 Base 4x2 Regular Cab 8 ft. box SRW1998 Chevrolet C3500 Base 4x2 Crew Cab 8 ft. box SRW1998 Chevrolet C3500 Base 4x2 Extended Cab 8 ft. box DRW
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$19,119$22,249$22,542
    Invoice *$16,725$19,464$19,724
    EngineStandard:5.7L V-8 255 HP 330 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpmAvailable:6.5L V-8 195 HP 430 ft.lbs. @ 1,800 rpm7.4L V-8 290 HP 410 ft.lbs. @ 3,200 rpmStandard:5.7L V-8 255 HP 330 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpmAvailable:6.5L V-8 195 HP 430 ft.lbs. @ 1,800 rpm7.4L V-8 290 HP 410 ft.lbs. @ 3,200 rpmStandard:5.7L V-8 255 HP 330 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpmAvailable:6.5L V-8 195 HP 430 ft.lbs. @ 1,800 rpm7.4L V-8 290 HP 410 ft.lbs. @ 3,200 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:5-spd man w/ODAvailable:4-spd auto w/ODStandard:5-spd man w/ODAvailable:4-spd auto w/ODStandard:5-spd man w/ODAvailable:4-spd auto w/OD
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    EngineStandard:5.7L V-8 255 HP 330 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpmAvailable:6.5L V-8 195 HP 430 ft.lbs. @ 1,800 rpm7.4L V-8 290 HP 410 ft.lbs. @ 3,200 rpmStandard:5.7L V-8 255 HP 330 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpmAvailable:6.5L V-8 195 HP 430 ft.lbs. @ 1,800 rpm7.4L V-8 290 HP 410 ft.lbs. @ 3,200 rpmStandard:5.7L V-8 255 HP 330 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpmAvailable:6.5L V-8 195 HP 430 ft.lbs. @ 1,800 rpm7.4L V-8 290 HP 410 ft.lbs. @ 3,200 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:5-spd man w/ODAvailable:4-spd auto w/ODStandard:5-spd man w/ODAvailable:4-spd auto w/ODStandard:5-spd man w/ODAvailable:4-spd auto w/OD
    Alternator100 amp100 amp100 amp
    BatteryStandard:600 amp heavy dutyAvailable:600 amp heavy duty with auxiliary batteryStandard:600 amp heavy dutyAvailable:600 amp heavy duty with auxiliary batteryStandard:600 amp heavy dutyAvailable:600 amp heavy duty with auxiliary battery
    Axle RatioStandard:4.10Available:4.56Standard:4.10Available:4.56Standard:4.10Available:4.56
    Recommended Fuel TypeStandard:regular unleadedAvailable:dieselStandard:regular unleadedAvailable:dieselStandard:regular unleadedAvailable:diesel
    Fuel Tank34.0 gal.34.0 gal.34.0 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelstainless steel
    Drive Typerear-wheelrear-wheelrear-wheel
    Limited Slip DifferentialAvailable:limited slip differentialAvailable:limited slip differentialAvailable:limited slip differential
  • Steering and Suspension
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Springsleafleafleaf
    Steeringre-circulating ballre-circulating ballre-circulating ball
    Brakesfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drum
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels16.0 " painted styled steel16.0 " painted steel16.0 " painted steel
    Front TiresStandard:LT245/75SR16.0BSW ASAvailable:LT225/75SR16.0BSW ASLT215/85SR16.0BSW highwayStandard:LT245/75SR16.0BSW ASAvailable:LT225/75SR16.0BSW ASLT215/85SR16.0BSW highwayStandard:LT225/75SR16.0BSW ASAvailable:LT215/85SR16.0BSW highway
    Rear Tires (if different from Front)Available:LT225/75SR16.0BSW ATLT225/75SR16.0BSW ASLT215/85SR16.0BSW highwayLT75SR16.0BSW ATAvailable:LT225/75SR16.0BSW ATLT225/75SR16.0BSW ASLT245/75SR16.0BSW ATLT215/85SR16.0BSW highwayAvailable:LT225/75SR16.0BSW ATLT215/85SR16.0BSW highway
    Spare Tire and WheelStandard:full-size steelAvailable:full-sizeStandard:full-size steelAvailable:full-sizeStandard:full-size steelAvailable:full-size
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating CapacityStandard:3Available:12Standard:6Available:5Standard:6Available:345
    Front Seat TypeStandard:benchAvailable:60-40 split-benchbucketStandard:benchAvailable:bucket60-40 split-benchStandard:60-40 split-benchAvailable:bucket
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front ArmrestsAvailable:center w/storagedriver and passengerAvailable:center w/storagedriver and passengerAvailable:center w/storagedriver and passenger
    Front Driver Seat Direction ControlsStandard:2-wayAvailable:4-wayStandard:2-wayAvailable:4-way8-way (4-way power)Standard:4-wayAvailable:8-way (4-way power)
    Easy EntryN/AN/Arear seat easy entry
    Front Passenger Seat Direction ControlsStandard:2-wayAvailable:4-wayStandard:2-wayAvailable:4-way4-way
    Rear SeatsN/Abenchfull bench
    Rear HeadrestsN/Aadjustableadjustable
    Seat TrimStandard:vinylAvailable:premium clothleatherclothStandard:vinylAvailable:premium clothleatherStandard:vinylAvailable:premium clothleathercloth
    Door TrimAvailable:cloth w/carpet lowerAvailable:cloth w/carpet lowerAvailable:cloth w/carpet lower
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor TrimStandard:vinyl/rubberAvailable:carpetStandard:vinyl/rubberAvailable:carpetStandard:vinyl/rubberAvailable:carpet
    Floor MatsAvailable:rubber front & rearAvailable:rubber front & rearAvailable:rubber front & rear
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Vanity MirrorspassengerStandard:passengerAvailable:dual illuminatedpassenger
    Auxiliary VisorsN/AAvailable:dualN/A
    Rearview MirrorStandard:day-nightAvailable:auto-dimming day-nightday-nightStandard:day-nightAvailable:auto-dimming day-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Cabback Insulatorcabback insulatorcabback insulatorcabback insulator
    Dome Lightdome lightdome lightdome light
    Reading Lightsfrontfrontfront
    Floor ConsoleAvailable:partialAvailable:partialAvailable:partial
    Overhead ConsoleN/AAvailable:full with storageAvailable:full with storage
    Cup Holderfrontfrontfront
    Dashboard Storagedashboard storagedashboard storagedashboard storage
    Seatback StorageAvailable:2Available:2Available:2
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Rear Door BinsN/Arear door binsN/A
    Front Air ConditioningAvailable:manualAvailable:manualAvailable:manual
    Rear Heat DuctsN/Aunderseat ductsN/A
    RadioStandard:AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAvailable:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanclockStandard:AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAvailable:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanStandard:AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAvailable:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanclock
    CDAvailable:singleAvailable:singleAvailable:single
    SpeakersStandard:4Available:4 performanceStandard:4Available:4 performanceStandard:4Available:4 performance
    Radio Theft DeterrentAvailable:radio theft deterrentAvailable:radio theft deterrentAvailable:radio theft deterrent
    Antennafixedfixedfixed
    Cruise ControlAvailable:cruise controlAvailable:cruise controlAvailable:cruise control
    Door LocksStandard:manualAvailable:powerStandard:manualAvailable:powerStandard:manualAvailable:power
    Remote Keyless EntryAvailable:keyfob (all doors)Available:keyfob (all doors)Available:keyfob (all doors)
    Power Outlets333
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Oil Pressure Gaugeoil pressure gaugeoil pressure gaugeoil pressure gauge
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Volt Gaugevoltmeter gaugevoltmeter gaugevoltmeter gauge
    CompassAvailable:compassN/AAvailable:compass
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering WheelStandard:sportAvailable:tilt sportStandard:sportAvailable:tilt sportStandard:sportAvailable:tilt sport
    Steering Wheel MaterialAvailable:leatherAvailable:leatherAvailable:leather
    Front WindowsStandard:manualAvailable:powerStandard:manualAvailable:powerStandard:manualAvailable:power
    Rear WindowsN/AStandard:manualAvailable:powermanual vented
    1-Touch OpenAvailable:driverAvailable:driverAvailable:driver
    Tinted WindowsStandard:lightAvailable:deepStandard:lightAvailable:deepStandard:lightAvailable:deep
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear DefrosterN/AAvailable:rear defrosterAvailable:rear defroster
    Rear Windshield TypeAvailable:slidingAvailable:slidingAvailable:sliding
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Daytime Running Lightsdaytime running lightsdaytime running lightsdaytime running lights
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Ignition Disableimmobilizerimmobilizerimmobilizer
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count2 doors4 doors2 doors
    Maximum Cargo VolumeN/AN/A40.5 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo Length97.6 "97.6 "97.6 "
    Exterior Length213.4 "250.9 "237.4 "
    Exterior Width76.8 "76.8 "94.3 "
    Exterior Height73.4 "73.9 "72.6 "
    Wheelbase131 "169 "156 "
    Front Tread63 "63 "63 "
    Rear Tread64 "64 "64 "
    Turning Radius21.7 '26.9 '25.3 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight RatingStandard:9,019 lbs.Available:10,000 lbs.Standard:9,019 lbs.Available:10,000 lbs.10,020 lbs.
    Curb Weight4,838 lbs.5,509 lbs.5,427 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight Rating3,607 lbs.4,109 lbs.3,607 lbs.
    Rear Gross Axle Weight RatingStandard:6,096 lbs.Available:7,500 lbs.Standard:6,096 lbs.Available:7,500 lbs.7,516 lbs.
    Payload4,171 lbs.3,499 lbs.4,583 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight7,516 lbs.7,015 lbs.9,019 lbs.
    Front Legroom41.7 "41.7 "41.7 "
    Rear LegroomN/A37.9 "34.8 "
    Front Headroom39.9 "39.9 "39.9 "
    Rear HeadroomN/A40.8 "37.5 "
    Front Hiproom60.0 "60.0 "60.0 "
    Rear HiproomN/A59.3 "64.2 "
    Front Shoulder Room65.4 "65.4 "65.4 "
    Rear Shoulder RoomN/A64.9 "67.6 "
    Exterior Cargo Width49.1 "49.1 "49.1 "
    Exterior Cargo Volume69.1 cu.ft.69.1 cu.ft.69.1 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats FoldedN/AN/A40.5 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    PickupStandard:regularAvailable:regular with bed linerStandard:regularAvailable:regular with bed linerStandard:regularAvailable:regular with bed liner
    BumpersStandard:front chromeAvailable:front chrome with chrome insertfront chrome with 2 front tow hook(s)Standard:front chromeAvailable:front chrome with chrome insertfront chrome with 2 front tow hook(s)Standard:front chromeAvailable:front chrome with chrome insertfront chrome with 2 front tow hook(s)
    Rear BumperStandard:blackAvailable:chromeStandard:blackAvailable:chromeStandard:blackAvailable:chrome
    Rear Step Bumperrear step bumperrear step bumperrear step bumper
    Bodyside MoldingsAvailable:blackN/AN/A
    Bodyside InsertAvailable:chromeN/AN/A
    Wheel WellAvailable:chromeN/AN/A
    Grille MoldingsStandard:coloredAvailable:chromeStandard:coloredAvailable:chromeStandard:coloredAvailable:chrome
    PaintStandard:monotoneAvailable:lower accent two-tonemonotoneStandard:monotoneAvailable:lower accent two-tone
    Exterior MirrorsStandard:dual manualAvailable:dual power remoteStandard:dual manualAvailable:dual power remoteStandard:dual manualAvailable:dual power remote
    TraileringAvailable:heavy dutyAvailable:heavy dutyAvailable:heavy duty
    Trailering Harnesstrailering harnesstrailering harnesstrailering harness
    Trailering HitchAvailable:trailering hitchAvailable:trailering hitchAvailable:trailering hitch
  • 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/Miles72/100,00072/100,00072/100,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Accessories Months/Miles96/80,00096/80,00096/80,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1998 Chevrolet C3500 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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Side Rating
  Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Specs section.

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