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3/4 Front Glamour 2008 Dodge Ram 3500

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2008 Dodge Ram 3500 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2008 Dodge Ram 3500 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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2008 Dodge Ram 3500 ST/SXT 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB DRW2008 Dodge Ram 3500 SLT 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB DRW2008 Dodge Ram 3500 ST/SXT 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB DRW
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$28,790$31,040$31,870
    Invoice *$25,439$27,374$28,143
    Engine5.7L V-8 330 HP5.7L V-8 330 HP5.7L V-8 330 HP
    Transmission6-spd man w/OD6-spd man w/OD6-spd man w/OD
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine5.7L V-8 330 HP5.7L V-8 330 HP5.7L V-8 330 HP
    Transmission6-spd man w/OD6-spd man w/OD6-spd man w/OD
    Alternator136 amp136 amp136 amp
    Battery600 amp600 amp600 amp
    Axle Ratio4.104.104.10
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank35.0 gal.35.0 gal.35.0 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelstainless steel
    Drive Typerear-wheelrear-wheelpart-time four-wheel
    4WD ShiftN/AN/Amanual
    Locking Hub ControlN/AN/Aautomatic
  • Steering and Suspension
    Front Suspensionshort and long armshort and long armleading link
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front Shocksheavy dutyheavy dutyheavy duty
    Rear Suspensionleafleafleaf
    Rear Springsheavy duty leafheavy duty leafheavy duty leaf
    Rear Shocksheavy dutyheavy dutyheavy duty
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionre-circulating ball
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Wheels17.0 " argent steel17.0 " steel17.0 " argent steel
    Front TiresLT235/80SR17.0EBSW ASLT235/80SR17.0EBSW ASLT235/80SR17.0EBSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelfull-size steelfull-size steelfull-size steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity333
    Front Seat Type40-20-40 split-bench40-20-40 split-bench40-20-40 split-bench
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front Armrestscentercentercenter
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Seat TrimvinylYES Essentials(R) premium clothvinyl
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimvinyl/rubbercarpetvinyl/rubber
    Floor MatsN/Acarpet frontN/A
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Vanity MirrorsN/ApassengerN/A
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading LightsN/AfrontN/A
    Floor Consolepartialpartialpartial
    Overhead ConsoleN/AminiN/A
    Cup Holderfrontfrontfront
    Instrument Panel Storagebinbinbin
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanualmanual
    RadioAM/FM/Satellite-capable, clock, seek-scanSIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, clock, seek-scanAM/FM/Satellite-capable, clock, seek-scan
    CDin-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted single
    Speakers444
    Antennafixedfixedfixed
    Cruise ControlN/Awith steering wheel controlsN/A
    Door Locksmanualpower with 2 stage unlockmanual
    Remote Keyless EntryN/Akeyfob (all doors)N/A
    Power Outlets222
    Smokers Packageashtrayashtrayashtray
    Lighter Elementsfrontfrontfront
    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
    CompassN/AcompassN/A
    Exterior TemperatureN/Aexterior temperatureN/A
    Trip ComputerN/Atrip computerN/A
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheeltilttilttilt
    Front Windowsmanualpowermanual
    1-Touch OpenN/AdriverN/A
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Speed Sensitve Wipersspeed sensitive wipersspeed sensitive wipersspeed sensitive wipers
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-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 cancellabledriver and passenger w/passenger front-impact cancellable
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Ignition DisableSentry KeySentry KeySentry Key
    Panic AlarmN/Apanic alarmN/A
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count2 doors2 doors2 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume15.2 cu.ft.15.2 cu.ft.15.2 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo Length98.3 "98.3 "98.3 "
    Exterior Length229.7 "229.7 "229.7 "
    Exterior Width96.0 "96.0 "96.0 "
    Exterior Height74.7 "74.7 "78.7 "
    Wheelbase141 "141 "141 "
    Front Tread69 "69 "70 "
    Rear Tread76 "76 "76 "
    Turning Radius23.5 '23.5 '22.1 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating11,000 lbs.11,000 lbs.11,500 lbs.
    Curb Weight5,851 lbs.5,884 lbs.6,424 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight Rating4,110 lbs.4,110 lbs.5,200 lbs.
    Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating9,350 lbs.9,350 lbs.9,350 lbs.
    Payload5,150 lbs.5,120 lbs.5,080 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight11,000 lbs.10,950 lbs.10,450 lbs.
    Max Trailer Tongue Weight17,000 lbs.17,000 lbs.17,000 lbs.
    Front Legroom41.0 "41.0 "41.0 "
    Front Headroom40.9 "40.9 "40.9 "
    Front Hiproom65.1 "65.1 "65.1 "
    Front Shoulder Room67.0 "67.0 "67.0 "
    Passenger Volume65 cu.ft.65 cu.ft.65 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo Width51.0 "51.0 "51.0 "
    Exterior Cargo Volume74.9 cu.ft.74.9 cu.ft.74.9 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume15.2 cu.ft.15.2 cu.ft.15.2 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Pickupregularregularregular
    Bumpersgraychromegray
    Rear Step Bumperrear step bumperrear step bumperrear step bumper
    Grille Moldingsgraychromegray
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual manualdual power remote heateddual manual
    Trailering Harnesstrailering harnesstrailering harnesstrailering harness
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Milesunlimited/unlimitedunlimited/unlimitedunlimited/unlimited
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/100,00060/100,00060/100,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2008 Dodge Ram 3500 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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