2017 RAM 5500

About the 2017 RAM 5500

RAM makes serious vehicles, many of them being trucks meant for serious work. RAM makes regular 1500, 2500 and 3500 pickup trucks. However, they also put out the 3500, 4500 and 5500 Chassis Cabs. You have come to the right place to learn about the 2017 RAM 5500 Chassis Cab, which RAM classifies as a Medium Heavy Duty truck. The 2017 RAM 5500 is really a fabulous vehicle inside and out, and you will not want to miss out on it. This truck receives a new five micron cabin air filter for the 2017 model year. Continue reading for more information on this very fabulous truck!

Features for Convenience

The vehicle comes with remote keyless entry to make it easy to get in and out of the vehicle. The truck's tilt steering wheel makes for comfortable maneuvering of the vehicle. Power windows will make it easy to put the windows up or down without having to manually do it. Air conditioning will create some comfort on the warm Ohio summer days. The vehicle will seat up to six people without anybody feeling cramped. 

Outside the vehicle you may find an optional LED tail lamp. The following colors (although this isn't all of them, we'd be keeping you here all day) are available for the truck's exterior: Flame Red Clear Coat, Maximum Steel Metallic Clear Coat, Bright Silver Metallic Clear Coat, Luxury Brown Pearl Coat and Granite Crystal Metallic Clear Coat. Three different trim levels--Tradesman, SLT and Laramie--are available to purchase the 2017 RAM 5500 in. The available frame lengths for this truck are as follows: 60, 84, 108 and 120 inches.

But you and your passengers will be able to be entertained through buying this vehicle, too. Although it is a work vehicle, RAM does not want anybody to be bored while using their vehicles. Thus, it offers a six-speaker sound system that is coupled with Bluetooth capability. There is also SiriusXM radio, and a Uconnect system.

The Engine & Related Components

This vehicle can be had with a 6.4-liter HEMI gas V8 engine. This engine features Fuel Saver Technology cylinder deactivation as well as variable valve timing (VVT). An alternative engine that may be had with this truck is a 6.7-liter Cummins diesel. This engine can produce up to 750 lb-ft of torque @ 1,500 rpm and 325 horsepower @ 2,400 rpm. Purchasing this vehicle with this available diesel engine can let you go 15,000 miles in between oil changes. To help you with fuel efficiency you can get this vehicle with a bonus 22-gallon tank that would be in addition to the already-standard 52-gallon tank. 


We hope you have enjoyed this article! If you'd like to, check out our article on Safe Driving Tips. Also be sure to check out the other new RAM vehicles we have to offer here at Junction Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM! We look forward to helping you with your vehicle search here at our dealership! You may even call us first, or fill out our contact form to the right!


Does this truck offer power windows?

Yes, it offers power windows. They will really make it easy to put the windows down or up.

How many speakers are in the truck?

This truck has six speakers. The truck also offers SiriusXM radio if that is of interest.

Where may I "meet" this dealership's staff online?

You may do so by clicking here! We can't wait to meet you in-person!

NOTE: Section 179 is a tax code that gives incentives to small businesses to help them expand their through the purchase of new equipment.  A business may deduct up to 100% of new equipment purchased up to a $500K aggregate limit.  Businesses who want to offset annual profits can use Section 179 to lower their taxable income through the purchase of new equipment.

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