the weight of a 1989 Chevy Astro Van?
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (kg) 2,767 [approx 6100 lbs] and curb weight (kg) 1,974 [approx 4352 lbs]
Gross Weight (GVW) = Is the maximum recommended weight for a vehicle, including: the weight of the vehicle itself, fuel and other fluids, passengers, and all cargo.
Curb Weight = the weight of an automotive vehicle including fuel, coolant, and lubricants but excluding occupants and cargo.
The empty vehicle weight of your 1998 Chevy Cheyenne step side pickup truck is stated as 4374 pounds. The empty vehicle weight does not include any fluids or accessories.
gross weight of a vehicle is the weight of the vehicle and all load, not an empty weigh
The empty weight of a vehicle is the total weight minus the net weight. This is used to determine the cost of things that pay by weight.
Tare is the empty weight of a cargo vehicle.
In some cases, vehicles are licensed according to the weight of the vehicle. Vehicle Revenue weight means the current weight of the vehicle when it is in an empty state.
The gross weight of a vehicle is the laden (loaded) weight. The Gross Vehicle Weight Rating is the maximum gross weight the vehicle is rated for. The opposite of this would be the tare weight, which is the empty weight of the vehicle.
Volume inside of a container or transportation vehicle. If the weight of the container or vehicle is known, you can weigh it and determine the weight of the load.
Max allowed weight - tare (empty) weight = permissible payload weight.
The sending unit is probably bad, not unusual.
That depends on what the Gross Vehicle Weight Rating of the vehicle is, and what the vehicle weighs empty (tare weight).
GVWR is the Gross Vehicle Weight Rating. This is the weight of an empty vehicle plus the maximum carrying capacity of the vehicle recommended by the manufacturer
Gross weight is the total weight of the packaging/vehicle and its contents when loaded, as opposed to either the tare weight (the empty package/vehicle) or the net weight (only that of the contents/load).