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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
    EngineStandard:5.7L V-8 330 HP 375 ft.lbs. @ 4,200 rpmAvailable:6.7L I-6 350 HP 650 ft.lbs. @ 1,500 rpm6.7L I-6 350 HP 610 ft.lbs. @ 1,400 rpmStandard:5.7L V-8 330 HP 375 ft.lbs. @ 4,200 rpmAvailable:6.7L I-6 350 HP 650 ft.lbs. @ 1,500 rpm6.7L I-6 350 HP 610 ft.lbs. @ 1,400 rpmStandard:5.7L V-8 330 HP 375 ft.lbs. @ 4,200 rpmAvailable:6.7L I-6 350 HP 650 ft.lbs. @ 1,500 rpm6.7L I-6 350 HP 610 ft.lbs. @ 1,400 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:6-spd man w/ODAvailable:5-spd w/OD6-spd auto w/ODStandard:6-spd man w/ODAvailable:5-spd w/OD6-spd auto w/ODStandard:6-spd man w/ODAvailable:5-spd w/OD6-spd auto w/OD
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    EngineStandard:5.7L V-8 330 HP 375 ft.lbs. @ 4,200 rpmAvailable:6.7L I-6 350 HP 650 ft.lbs. @ 1,500 rpm6.7L I-6 350 HP 610 ft.lbs. @ 1,400 rpmStandard:5.7L V-8 330 HP 375 ft.lbs. @ 4,200 rpmAvailable:6.7L I-6 350 HP 650 ft.lbs. @ 1,500 rpm6.7L I-6 350 HP 610 ft.lbs. @ 1,400 rpmStandard:5.7L V-8 330 HP 375 ft.lbs. @ 4,200 rpmAvailable:6.7L I-6 350 HP 650 ft.lbs. @ 1,500 rpm6.7L I-6 350 HP 610 ft.lbs. @ 1,400 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:6-spd man w/ODAvailable:5-spd w/OD6-spd auto w/ODStandard:6-spd man w/ODAvailable:5-spd w/OD6-spd auto w/ODStandard:6-spd man w/ODAvailable:5-spd w/OD6-spd auto w/OD
    Alternator136 amp136 ampStandard:136 ampAvailable:160 amp
    BatteryStandard:600 ampAvailable:750 amp heavy dutyStandard:600 ampAvailable:750 amp heavy dutyStandard:600 ampAvailable:750 amp heavy duty
    Axle RatioStandard:4.10Available:3.733.42Standard:4.10Available:3.733.42Standard:4.10Available:3.733.42
    Recommended Fuel TypeStandard:regular unleadedAvailable:dieselStandard:regular unleadedAvailable:dieselStandard:regular unleadedAvailable:diesel
    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
    Limited Slip DifferentialAvailable:limited slip differentialAvailable:limited slip differentialAvailable:limited slip differential
  • 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 Suspensionrigid axle leafrigid axle leafrigid axle leaf
    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
    WheelsStandard:17.0 " argent steelAvailable:17.0 " steel17.0 " steelStandard:17.0 " argent steelAvailable:17.0 " steel
    Front TiresStandard:LT235/80SR17.0EBSW ASAvailable:LT235/80SR17.0EOWL ATStandard:LT235/80SR17.0EBSW ASAvailable:LT235/80SR17.0EOWL ATStandard:LT235/80SR17.0EBSW ASAvailable:LT235/80SR17.0EBSW ATLT235/80SR17.0EOWL AT
    Spare Tire and Wheelfull-size steelfull-size steelfull-size steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity3Standard:3Available:23
    Front Seat Type40-20-40 split-benchStandard:40-20-40 split-benchAvailable:bucket40-20-40 split-bench
    Heated Front SeatsN/AAvailable:driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatbackN/A
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front ArmrestscenterStandard:centerAvailable:center w/storagecenter
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls4-wayStandard:4-wayAvailable:6-way (4-way power)4-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Seat TrimStandard:vinylAvailable:YES Essentials(R) premium clothStandard:YES Essentials(R) premium clothAvailable:leatherStandard:vinylAvailable:YES Essentials(R) premium cloth
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor TrimStandard:vinyl/rubberAvailable:carpetStandard:carpetAvailable:vinyl/rubberStandard:vinyl/rubberAvailable:carpet
    Floor MatsAvailable:carpet frontcarpet frontAvailable:carpet front
    Dashboard InsertN/AAvailable:metal-lookN/A
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Vanity MirrorsN/AStandard:passengerAvailable:dual illuminatedN/A
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightStandard:day-nightAvailable:auto-dimming day-nightday-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading LightsAvailable:frontfrontAvailable:front
    Floor ConsolepartialStandard:partialAvailable:fullpartial
    Overhead ConsoleAvailable:miniStandard:miniAvailable:mini with storageAvailable:mini
    Cup Holderfrontfrontfront
    Instrument Panel Storagebinbinbin
    Interior Concealed StorageN/AAvailable:interior concealed storageN/A
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanualmanual
    RadioStandard:AM/FM, clock, seek-scanAvailable:SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scanclockStandard:SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, clock, seek-scanAvailable:SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scanclockStandard:AM/FM, clock, seek-scanAvailable:SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scanclock
    Radio Steering Wheel ControlsN/AAvailable:radio steering wheel controlsN/A
    CDin-dash mounted singleStandard:in-dash mounted singleAvailable:in-dash mounted 6-discin-dash mounted single
    MP3 PlayerN/AAvailable:MP3 decoderN/A
    Speakers4Standard:4Available:7 Infinity4
    AmplifierN/AAvailable:premiumN/A
    Antennafixedfixedfixed
    Cruise ControlAvailable:with steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controlsAvailable:with steering wheel controls
    Door LocksStandard:manualAvailable:power with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlockStandard:manualAvailable:power with 2 stage unlock
    Remote Keyless EntryAvailable:keyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)Available:keyfob (all doors)
    Power Outlets2Standard:2Available:32
    Garage Door OpenerN/AAvailable:HomeLink Wireless Control SystemN/A
    Smokers Packageashtrayashtrayashtray
    Lighter Elementsfrontfrontfront
    Adjustable PedalsN/AAvailable:powerN/A
    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:compasscompassAvailable:compass
    Exterior TemperatureAvailable:exterior temperatureexterior temperatureAvailable:exterior temperature
    Trip ComputerN/Atrip computerN/A
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Navigation SystemN/AAvailable:integrated navigation systemN/A
    Steering Wheeltilttilttilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/AAvailable:leatherN/A
    Front WindowsStandard:manualAvailable:powerpowerStandard:manualAvailable:power
    1-Touch OpenN/AdriverN/A
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Speed Sensitve Wipersspeed sensitive wipersspeed sensitive wipersspeed sensitive wipers
    Rear DefrosterN/AAvailable:rear defrosterN/A
    Rear Windshield TypeAvailable:slidingN/AAvailable:sliding
  • 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
    Overhead AirbagAvailable:curtain 1st row overhead airbagAvailable:curtain 1st row overhead airbagAvailable:curtain 1st row overhead airbag
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Ignition DisableSentry KeySentry KeySentry Key
    Panic AlarmAvailable:panic alarmpanic alarmAvailable:panic alarm
    Security SystemN/AAvailable:security systemN/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 RatingStandard:11,000 lbs.Available:11,500 lbs.Standard:11,000 lbs.Available:11,500 lbs.Standard:11,500 lbs.Available:12,200 lbs.
    Curb WeightStandard:5,851 lbs.Available:5,941 lbs.5,862 lbs.6,781 lbs.5,864 lbs.5,290 lbs.5,856 lbs.5,859 lbs.6,712 lbs.5,867 lbs.5,852 lbs.5,855 lbs.5,794 lbs.5,857 lbs.5,912 lbs.Standard:5,884 lbs.Available:5,886 lbs.5,890 lbs.6,745 lbs.6,814 lbs.5,945 lbs.5,888 lbs.5,827 lbs.5,900 lbs.5,885 lbs.5,893 lbs.5,974 lbs.5,898 lbs.5,323 lbs.5,892 lbs.5,891 lbs.5,897 lbs.5,889 lbs.Standard:6,424 lbs.Available:6,368 lbs.6,429 lbs.6,437 lbs.7,083 lbs.7,147 lbs.6,425 lbs.6,514 lbs.6,430 lbs.6,435 lbs.5,863 lbs.6,428 lbs.6,485 lbs.6,440 lbs.6,434 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight RatingStandard:4,110 lbs.Available:4,750 lbs.Standard:4,110 lbs.Available:4,750 lbs.5,200 lbs.
    Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating9,350 lbs.9,350 lbs.9,350 lbs.
    PayloadStandard:5,150 lbs.Available:4,720 lbs.5,210 lbs.4,790 lbs.Standard:5,120 lbs.Available:4,750 lbs.4,690 lbs.5,170 lbs.Standard:5,080 lbs.Available:5,050 lbs.5,130 lbs.5,120 lbs.
    Max Trailer WeightStandard:11,000 lbs.Available:12,050 lbs.14,150 lbs.11,050 lbs.Standard:10,950 lbs.Available:12,050 lbs.11,000 lbs.14,100 lbs.Standard:10,450 lbs.Available:11,700 lbs.13,750 lbs.10,550 lbs.
    Max Trailer Tongue WeightStandard:17,000 lbs.Available:19,000 lbs.21,000 lbs.Standard:17,000 lbs.Available:19,000 lbs.21,000 lbs.Standard:17,000 lbs.Available:19,000 lbs.21,000 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
    Skid PlatesN/AN/AAvailable:1
    PickupStandard:regularAvailable:regular with bed linerStandard:regularAvailable:regular with bed linerStandard:regularAvailable:regular with bed liner
    BumpersStandard:grayAvailable:front gray with 2 front tow hook(s)front chromeStandard:chromeAvailable:front body-coloredfront chrome with 2 front tow hook(s)Standard:grayAvailable:front gray with 2 front tow hook(s)front grayfront chrome
    Rear BumperAvailable:chromeAvailable:body-coloredAvailable:chrome
    Rear Step Bumperrear step bumperrear step bumperrear step bumper
    Bodyside MoldingsAvailable:blackN/AAvailable:black
    Grille MoldingsStandard:grayAvailable:chromeStandard:chromeAvailable:body-colored w/chrome accentsStandard:grayAvailable:chrome
    PaintStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:pearlcoat monotoneStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:pearlcoat monotoneStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:pearlcoat monotone
    Exterior MirrorsStandard:dual manualAvailable:dual power remote heateddual power remote convex spotterStandard:dual power remote heatedAvailable:dual power remote heated convex spotterStandard:dual manualAvailable:dual power remote heateddual power remote convex spotter
    TraileringAvailable:class IVAvailable:class IVAvailable:class IV
    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/MilesStandard:unlimited/unlimitedAvailable:36/36,000Standard:unlimited/unlimitedAvailable:36/36,000Standard:unlimited/unlimitedAvailable:36/36,000
    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.
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  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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