GAZ-53

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Model GAZ-53F (GAZ-53)*
Seating 2
Curb weight, kg TOTAL 2,900 (3,250)
front axle 1,400 (-)
rear axle 1,500 (-)
Gross weight, kg TOTAL 6,550 (7,400)
front axle 1,700 (-)
rear axle 4,850 (-)
Payload [carrying capacity] weight, kg 3,500 / 3,000 on unpaved roads (3,500)
Permissible [semi-]trailer weight, kg 4,000 (-)
Length, mm 6375 (6395)
Width, mm 2380 (2380)
Height, mm 2220
Wheelbase, mm 3700
Track width, mm front 1577
rear 1650
Minimal ground clearance, mm under front axle 320
under rear axle 272 (265)
Minimal radius of turn, m b/n curbs (outer front wheel) 8.9
b/n walls (extreme exterior dimension 9.4
Maximum speed, km/h 75 (80)
Fuel consumption, liters/100km 19.5 (24)
Acceleration time from 0-100 km/h, seconds -
Transmission gearbox 4 speeds (w/ synchronizers on III and IV gears)
gearbox ratios I-6.48 / II-3.09 / III-1.71 / IV-1.00 / R-7.9
main gear ratio singular, hypoid 7.6 ratio (38 and 5 teeth)
transfer case ratio -
clutch single-disk, dry
Wheels number 6 + 1
tire size 8,25-20
tire pressure, kg/cm2 front 3.5 / rear 4.5
Suspension front on two longitudinal semi-elliptical springs; hydraulic telescopic-type double-action shock absorbers
rear on two longitudinal semi-elliptical springs; w/ additional springs
Steering gear globoid worm w/ 2- (3-) ridge roller
gear ratio 20.5
Brakes braking distance, m -
service (foot) drum brakes w/ hydraulic drive and hydro-vacuum booster to all wheels
parking (hand) drum brake w/ mechanical drive to transmission
Filling capacities, liters fuel tank 90 (A-72 (A-76))
engine cooling system 16.0 (water or antifreeze)
engine lubrication system 7.0 (industrial oil 50 (SU) or oil ASp-5, AKp-5
gearbox housing  1.35 (transmission oil)
axle housing 2.6 (transmission oil)
steering system cylinder 0.5 (transmission oil)
shock absorbers each front 0.33 (spindle oil AU)
hydraulic brake drive -
air filter 0.35 (engine oil)
Carburetor K-84M
Electric equipment 12 volts
Accumulator battery 6ST68'EM
Generator [alternator] G21-G; 250 watts
Relay-regulator RR24-G
Starter motor ST8; 1.3 h.p.
Timer-distributor -
Spark plugs A14U
Engine engine type GAZ-51, forcified, 6 cyl., carb., 4-stroke, sv (GAZ-53, 4-stroke, carb., 8 cyl., V-shaped, ohv)
cylinder work order 1-5-3-6-2-4 (-)
maximum horsepower, hp (with regulator) 90 @ 3,400 rpm (115 @ 3,200 rpm)
maximum torque, Nm 22.5 @ 1,900-2,100 rpm (-)
displacement, liters 3.485 (4.254)
compression ratio 6.7:1
bore/stroke, mm 82.0 / 110.0 (92 / 80)
Years of production 1961-1966 (1964-1965)
Overall units made ?
Wheel arrangement 4 X 2
Pictures 46 KB (b/w, /w technical info [1])

7 KB (color, side view, 1959 GAZ-53F on Soviet Economical Achievements Exhibition in Moscow  [7])

64 KB (color, side view [10])

26 KB (color, front view [41])

40 KB (b/w, side view, cistern [16])

39 KB (color, side view, fire-truck [72])

61 KB (color, front view, milk cistern [7])

48 KB (b/w, side view, w/ bus body [72])

56 KB (b/w, front view [4])

41 KB (b/w, front view, board platform [4])

39 KB (b/w, front view, cabin close-up [3])

32 KB (color, front view, drawing GAZ-53F [3])

 * (parenthesis) give technical data for GAZ-53 that is different from GAZ-53F.

This series of trucks was made until 1991. They were the most popular (common) GAZes on the streets. They are still very numerous even now.

Model years of prod. important parameters engine pictures
GAZ-53F 1961-1966 load 3,500 kg, trailer 4,000 kg, board platform GAZ-51, 6 cyl., carb., sv, 4-stroke, forcified see table above
GAZ-53 1964-1965 load 3,500 kg, trailer 4,000 kg, board platform ZMZ-53, V8, 4.25L, 115 h.p @ 3,200 rpm, 4-stroke, carb., ohv, 6.7:1 compression ratio see table above
GAZ-53A 1965-1991 load 4,000 kg, trailer 4,000 kg, board platform (21 KB color, side view, drawing [106])
GAZ-53B (GAZ-SAZ-53B) 1966-? load 3,500 kg, (farmers') dump-truck (25 KB color, front view, drawing [106]), (26 KB b/w, side view [4])
GAZ-SAZ-3502 ? load 3,200 kg, (farmers') dump-truck (70 KB b/w, front view [4])
GAZ-53-12 ? load 4,650 kg, board platform ? (46 KB b/w, side view, long cabin [3])/ (45 KB color, front view [3])
GAZ-53-19 ? board platform ? (46 KB b/w, side view [3])

 

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