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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2005 GMC Safari specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2005 GMC Safari warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

2005 GMC Safari Standard Rear-wheel Drive Cargo Van2005 GMC Safari SLE Rear-wheel Drive Passenger Van2005 GMC Safari Base Rear-wheel Drive Passenger Van
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$22,930$24,430$24,430
    Invoice *$20,751$22,109$22,109
    Engine4.3L V-6 190 HP 250 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpm4.3L V-6 190 HP 250 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpm4.3L V-6 190 HP 250 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpm
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City16.0 mpg16.0 mpg16.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy22.0 mpg21.0 mpg21.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine4.3L V-6 190 HP 250 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpm4.3L V-6 190 HP 250 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpm4.3L V-6 190 HP 250 ft.lbs. @ 2,800 rpm
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Alternator105 amp105 amp105 amp
    Battery600 amp heavy duty with run down protection600 amp heavy duty with run down protection600 amp heavy duty with run down protection
    Axle RatioStandard:3.42Available:3.73Standard:3.42Available:3.73Standard:3.42Available:3.73
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank27.0 gal.27.0 gal.27.0 gal.
    Exhaustpartial stainless steelpartial stainless steelpartial stainless steel
    Drive Typerear-wheelrear-wheelrear-wheel
    Limited Slip DifferentialAvailable:limited slip differentialAvailable:limited slip differentialAvailable:limited slip differential
  • Steering and Suspension
    Front Suspensionshort and long armshort and long armshort and long arm
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Suspensionrigid axle leafrigid axle leafrigid axle leaf
    Rear Springsleafleafleaf
    Steeringre-circulating ballre-circulating ballre-circulating ball
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels16.0 " silver styled steelStandard:16.0 " silver styled steelAvailable:16.0 " brushed aluminum16.0 " silver styled steel
    Front TiresP215/70SR16.0BSW ASP215/70SR16.0BSW ASP215/70SR16.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity288
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Front Headrestsfixedfixedfixed
    Front ArmrestsAvailable:driver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Front Driver Seat Direction ControlsStandard:2-wayAvailable:4-wayStandard:4-wayAvailable:8-way (6-way power)4-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction ControlsStandard:2-wayAvailable:4-way4-way4-way
    Rear SeatsN/Aremovable full benchremovable full bench
    Rear HeadrestsN/Aadjustableadjustable
    Third Row SeatsN/Aremovable full benchremovable full bench
    Seat TrimStandard:vinylAvailable:clothclothcloth
    Door TrimN/Acloth w/carpet lowercloth w/carpet lower
    Headlinerfront clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimvinyl/rubbercarpetcarpet
    Floor MatsN/Arubber front & rearrubber front & rear
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Roof FeaturesN/AAvailable:roof rackAvailable:roof rack
    Vanity MirrorsN/AAvailable:dual illuminatedN/A
    Auxiliary VisorsN/AAvailable:dualN/A
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Dome Lightdelaydelaydelay
    Reading LightsfrontStandard:frontAvailable:front & rearfront
    Overhead ConsoleN/AAvailable:full with storageN/A
    Cup Holderfrontfront and rearfront and rear
    Instrument Panel Storagebinbinbin
    Interior Concealed StorageN/Ainterior concealed storageinterior concealed storage
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Cargo Floor TrimN/Acarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid TrimN/Aplasticplastic
    Cargo NetN/AAvailable:cargo netAvailable:cargo net
    Cargo Tie DownsN/Acargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanualmanual
    Rear Air ConditioningN/AAvailable:rear HVACAvailable:rear HVAC
    Rear Heat DuctsAvailable:underseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    Rear HeaterAvailable:auxiliary rear heaterAvailable:auxiliary rear heaterAvailable:auxiliary rear heater
    RadioStandard:AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAvailable:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanStandard:AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAvailable:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanclockStandard:AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAvailable:AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    CDAvailable:in-dash mounted singleAvailable:in-dash mounted singleAvailable:in-dash mounted single
    Radio Theft DeterrentAvailable:TheftLockAvailable:TheftLockAvailable:TheftLock
    Cruise ControlAvailable:cruise controlcruise controlcruise control
    Door LocksStandard:manualAvailable:power with 2 stage unlockpowerStandard:powerAvailable:power with 2 stage unlockStandard:powerAvailable:power with 2 stage unlock
    Remote Keyless EntryAvailable:keyfob (all doors)Available:keyfob (all doors)Available:keyfob (all doors)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door ReleaseN/AAvailable:powerAvailable:power
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Power Outlets333
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Smokers Packageashtrayashtrayashtray
    Lighter Elementsfrontfrontfront
    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
    Exterior TemperatureN/AAvailable:exterior temperatureN/A
    Trip ComputerN/AAvailable:trip computerN/A
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering WheelAvailable:tilttilttilt
    Front WindowsStandard:manualAvailable:powerpowerpower
    Rear WindowsAvailable:fixedmanual ventedmanual vented
    Quarter Vent Rear WindowsN/Amanual ventedmanual vented
    1-Touch OpenAvailable:driverdriverdriver
    Tinted WindowsStandard:lightAvailable:deepdeepdeep
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear Windshield WiperN/AAvailable:fixed intervalAvailable:fixed interval
    Sun Visor Stripsun visor stripsun visor stripsun visor strip
    Rear DefrosterN/AAvailable:rear defrosterAvailable:rear defroster
    Rear Windshield TypeN/AAvailable:flip-upAvailable:flip-up
  • 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
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Ignition DisablePassLockPassLockPassLock
    Panic AlarmAvailable:panic alarmAvailable:panic alarmAvailable:panic alarm
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count3 doors3 doors3 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume170.4 cu.ft.170.4 cu.ft.170.4 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length189.8 "189.8 "189.8 "
    Exterior Width77.5 "77.5 "77.5 "
    Exterior Height75.0 "75.0 "75.0 "
    Wheelbase111 "111 "111 "
    Front Tread65 "65 "65 "
    Rear Tread65 "65 "65 "
    Turning Radius20.2 '20.2 '20.2 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating5,600 lbs.5,900 lbs.5,900 lbs.
    Curb Weight3,953 lbs.4,309 lbs.4,309 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight Rating2,800 lbs.2,800 lbs.2,800 lbs.
    Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating3,100 lbs.3,100 lbs.3,100 lbs.
    Payload1,647 lbs.1,591 lbs.1,591 lbs.
    Max Trailer WeightStandard:5,300 lbs.Available:5,800 lbs.Standard:4,900 lbs.Available:5,400 lbs.Standard:4,900 lbs.Available:5,400 lbs.
    Max Trailer Tongue WeightStandard:9,500 lbs.Available:10,000 lbs.Standard:9,500 lbs.Available:10,000 lbs.Standard:9,500 lbs.Available:10,000 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.38.38.38
    Front Legroom41.6 "41.6 "41.6 "
    Rear LegroomN/A36.5 "36.5 "
    Front Headroom39.2 "39.2 "39.2 "
    Rear HeadroomN/A37.9 "37.9 "
    Third Row HeadroomN/A38.7 "38.7 "
    Front Hiproom65.0 "65.0 "65.0 "
    Rear HiproomN/A50.9 "50.9 "
    Third Row HiproomN/A57.1 "57.1 "
    Front Shoulder Room64.0 "64.0 "64.0 "
    Rear Shoulder RoomN/A67.1 "67.1 "
    Third Row Shoulder RoomN/A67.1 "67.1 "
    Interior Cargo Volume170.4 cu.ft.41.3 cu.ft.41.3 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats FoldedN/A104.4 cu.ft.104.4 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Running BoardsN/AAvailable:running boardsN/A
    Rear Step Bumperrear step bumperrear step bumperrear step bumper
    Bodyside CladdingN/AAvailable:body-coloredcoloredN/A
    Rocker Panel ExtensionsN/AAvailable:rocker panel extensionsN/A
    Grille MoldingsgrayStandard:grayAvailable:chromeStandard:grayAvailable:chrome
    Paintclearcoat monotoneStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:clearcoat lower accent two-toneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior MirrorsStandard:dual manualAvailable:dual power remotedual power remotedual power remote
    TraileringAvailable:class III heavy dutyAvailable:class III heavy dutyAvailable:class III heavy duty
    Trailering HarnessAvailable:trailering 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
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2005 GMC Safari 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.
StyleFrontal Rating
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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