2016 GMC Sierra 3500HD BASE

The 2016 GMC Sierra 3500HD shows how our “Never Say Never” approach to engineering can transform working harder into working smarter. We built the 2016 GMC Sierra 3500HD to deliver everything you expect from a heavy-duty truck — and then we exceeded those expectations with the most powerful Sierra ever.
Chassis / mechanical

Series

  • Drive : 2WD
  • High capacity air cleaner
  • Integrated trailer brake controller
  • 150 amps alternator
  • Auxiliary external transmission oil cooler
  • Auxiliary external engine oil cooler
  • Heavy-duty maintenance-free battery with rundown protection and retained accessory power
  • 4-wheel disc brakes with 4-wheel anti-lock
  • Vortec 6.0L V8 VVT engine with SFI ; horsepower : 360 hp @ 5400 rpm - torque : 380 lb-ft @ 4200 rpm
  • Stabilitrak stability control system - includes Proactive Roll Avoidance, traction control, electronic trailer sway control and Hill Start Assist
  • Power, recirculating ball steering with Smart Flow system
  • Front independent suspension with torsion bars - includes 51 mm twin-tube shock absorbers and 33 mm front stabilizer bar
  • Rear multileaf springs suspension, semielliptical with urethane jounce bumpers
  • 6L90-E 6-speed automatic transmission - includes Tow/Haul mode, Cruise Grade Braking and Powertrain Grade Braking
  • 2-speed transfer case with 2.72-to-1 low-range, floor-mounted shifter (4x4 models only)
  • 4.10 ratio rear axle (standard and only available on Vortec 6.0L V8 or 6.0L V8 Bi-Fuel CNG engine)
  • Eaton heavy-duty automatic locking rear differential
  • Trailering Equipment Package - includes trailer hitch platform 64 mm with a 51 mm insert, 7-wire harness with independent fused trailering circuits mated to a 7-way sealed connector to hook up parking lamps, back-up lamps, turn signals, an electric brake lead, battery and a ground. Connector also includes the 4-way blade-style connector (not available with rear bumper delete)

Optional

  • Drive : 4WD
  • High idle switch
  • 220 amps alternator (included with the Snow Plow Prep Package)
  • Dual alternator, 150 amps and 220 amps each (requires Duramax 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel engine)
  • 730 cold cranking amps (cca) auxiliary battery (requires Vortec 6.0L VVT SFI V8 engine)
  • Cold-weather provisions - includes front radiator grille and front bumper openings cover (requires Duramax 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel engine)
  • 6.0L V8 VVT Bi-Fuel CNG engine (restrictions apply. See your dealer for more details and model availability)
  • Duramax 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel with direct injection and B20 biodiesel capability ; horsepower : 397 hp @ 3000 rpm - torque : 765 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
  • Engine block heater (included with Duramax 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel)
  • Exhaust brake switch activated (included and only available with Duramax 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel)
  • Allison 1000 Series 6-speed automatic transmission - includes Tow/Haul mode and electronic Powertrain Grade Braking (requires Duramax 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel)
  • Trailer wiring provisions for camper, fifth-wheel and gooseneck trailer - includes additional 7-way wiring harness located at rear of pickup box (not available with 6.0L V8 Bi-Fuel CNG engine)
  • 3.73 ratio rear axle (requires Duramax 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel)
Safety

Series

  • Single-stage frontal airbags for driver and front passenger

Optional

  • Front-seat-mounted side-impact driver and right front-passenger airbags for thorax and pelvis protection (see your dealer for more details and availability)
  • Front and rear head curtain side-impact airbags for all outboard seating positions
Interior / comfort / convenience

Series

  • Cruise control
  • Locking tailgate
  • Driver information centre with 89 mm diagonal monochromatic display. Provides warning messages, odometer, trip odometer and basic vehicle information
  • Polyurethane steering wheel with cruise controls
  • Tilt-Wheel steering column, manual operation
  • Climate control with single-zone manual air conditioning
  • Graphite-coloured rubberized vinyl floor covering
  • Rearview mirror with manual day/night adjustment
  • Manual windows (standard on Regular Cab only)
  • Power windows with driver express-up and -down and express-down on all other windows
  • Solar-Ray tinted glass
  • Intermittent front wipers
  • Daytime running lamps with automatic lamp control

Optional

  • 110-volt power outlet in-cabin, 3-prong, household-style outlet (included and only available with Convenience Package)
  • Auxiliary switch bank - includes 4 upfitter switches
  • Rear-window electric defogger
  • Colour-keyed carpeting floor covering with rubberized vinyl floor mats
  • Rear vision camera with dynamic grid lines (included and only available with Sierra Convenience Package)
  • Remote keyless entry (included and only available with Convenience Package) - includes remote locking tailgate
  • Rearview mirror with inside rearview auto-dimming feature (included and only available with outside heated, power-adjustable vertical trailering mirrors)
  • Solar-Ray deep-tinted glass (included and only available with Convenience Package)
  • Remote locking tailgate (included and only available with Remote Keyless Entry)
Exterior

Series

  • Black door handles
  • Single rear wheel
  • Chrome front bumper
  • Regular cab
  • Long box (8'0")
  • Chrome grille surround
  • Chrome CornerStep rear bumper
  • Carbo box with movable tie-downs, high-mounted (4)
  • Box rail caps
  • HID projector-beam - includes LED signature lighting
  • Front frame-mounted recovery hooks (black)
  • Outside spare tire carrier, winch-type. Includes lock
  • Black, vertical trailering mirrors with manual folding and extension and lower convex spotter glass (not available with Sierra Convenience Package)

Optional

  • Double cab
  • Crew cab
  • Spray-on bedliner
  • Standard Box (6'6") (requires crew cab)
  • Dual Rear Wheel (N/A with standard box)
  • Assist steps - chromed tubular with 6" rectangular design
  • Roof marker lamps (included with Dual Rear Wheel models) (optional on Single Rear Wheel models)
  • Under-rail LED lighting, cargo box (included and only available with Convenience Package)
  • Black, heated, power-adjustable vertical trailering mirrors with manual folding and extension, lower convex spotter glass, integrated turn-signal indicators, rear guidance lamps and amber auxiliary clearance lamps (requires Sierra Convenience Package and includes auto-dimming inside rearview mirror)
Infotainment / communication

Series

  • 107 mm diagonal colour radio - includes AM/FM, USB ports and auxiliary jack
  • 4-speaker sound system (Regular Cab)
  • 6-speaker sound system

Optional

  • 178 mm diagonal colour touch radio with Intellilink - includes AM/FM/CD, USB ports, auxiliary jack, Bluetooth streaming audio for music and select phones, hands-free smartphone integration, Stitcher SmartRadio Internet radio, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay for capability for compatible phone and voice-activated technology for radio and phone
  • Bluetooth for phone - personal cellphone connectivity to vehicle sound system (included and only available with 178 mm diagonal Colour Touch Radio with IntelliLink)
  • OnStar - 5-year Basic Plan and 6 months of Guidance Plan (trial excludes Hands-Free Calling minutes) (included and only available with 178 mm diagonal colour radio with IntelliLink)
  • OnStar 4G LTE - Wi-Fi hotspot includes 3-month/3 GB data trial, whichever comes first
  • SiriusXM satellite radio - including 3 trial months of service (requires 178 mm diagonal Colour Touch Radio with IntelliLink)
Seats / trim

Series

  • Front 3-passenger cloth 40/20/40 split bench with driver and front-passenger manual recline, manual driver lumbar control and outboard head restraints. Includes centre fold-down armrest with storage
  • Folding rear 3-passenger bench (Double Cab models only) - includes child seat top tether anchor

Optional

  • Front 3-passenger vinyl 40/20/40 split bench with driver and front-passenger manual recline and outboard head restraints. Includes centre fold-down armrest with storage
Optional package

Optional

  • Sierra Convenience Package - includes outside heated power-adjustable mirrors, Remote Keyless Entry, remote locking tailgate, Rear Vision Camera, 110-volt power outlet, LED cargo box lighting, deep-tinted glass and power windows on Regular Cab models
  • Fifth-Wheel/Gooseneck Prep Package - includes spray-on bedliner, hitch platform with tray to accept gooseneck ball, drilled box holes and box-mounted trailer harness with connector (not available with 6.0L V8 VVT Bi-Fuel CNG (LC8) engine)
  • Snow Plow Prep Package - includes power feed for back-up and roof emergency light, 220-amp alternator with Vortec 6.0L V8 (dual 150-/220-amp included with Duramax 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel), forward lamp wiring harness, provisions for cab roof-mounted lamps/beacon, Underbody Shield Package and increased Front Gross Axle Weight Rating (FGAWR) (4x4 models only. See your dealer for details)
  • Underbody Shield Package - includes frame-mounted shields, front underbody shield starting behind front bumper and running to first cross member, protecting front underbody, oil pan, differential case and transfer case (included with Snow Plow Prep Package, Z71 Off-Road Suspension Package or HD All Terrain Package)
  • Provisions for Cab-Mounted Lamps/Beacon - includes instrument panel-mounted switch and electrical wiring tucked beneath the headliner for body upfitter to connect a body-mounted warning or emergency lamp (included with Snow Plow Prep Package) (not available with Universal Home Remote, power sliding rear window or power sunroof)
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