Joe answered all of my questions and highlighted some features about the car that I was not aware of. The Allison unit aids the H1 in severe maneuvers with features such as improved drivetrain braking and a crawl ratio of 45:1, an increase of 22 percent. The increased tank capacity combines with the efficiency of the Duramax to raise cruising range from 400 miles to an estimated 570 miles between fill-ups. For the past 12+ years. Factory equipment includes heated front seats, air conditioning, auxiliary instrumentation, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel along with power windows, mirrors, and locks. These have been redesigned for the H1 Alpha and feature a helical-cut gear set.
At the same time, fuel economy of the H1 also improves. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. Less known variants were a two-door and a four-door slantback, which shares the same body style of the Humvee employed by the U. ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter. I must say that one of the ladies in the front office, Jean, was a great help and was a pleasure to work with! BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. Compared with the prior model, the Alpha featured a new powertrain, special steel in the frame, revised steering, redesigned hubs with quieter helical gears, an updated electrical system, and more.
They can 30 inches 76 cm of water and climb a 22-inch 56 cm step. I also show the engine and the details of it, start it up and see how it sounds under acceleration. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. Output when new was listed as 300 horsepower at 3,000 rpm and 520 lb-ft of torque at 1,600 rpm. Gross Combined Weight Rating the sum of vehicle, maximum cargo and towing capacities increases 2,000 pounds, to 17,300 pounds. I take viewers on a close look through the interior and exterior of this vehicle while showing details, over viewing of features, and noting unique styling cues to the vehicle itself.
This provides slightly more clearance for the body panels from the wheels and from potential obstacles on trails. The H1 models are inherently stable due to their wide track. The air intake is high-mount, enabling the H1 to ford waist-level water. Plus, we pride ourselves on offering the best customer service in the industry, to make your move the easiest process possible. The included Carfax report is free of accidents or other damage. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter.
Joe ended up working out an even better deal than we discussed the previous day and was able to get the payment where I needed it. It was with great disappointment that I learned that the H1 was being discontinued from civilian sales. The Duramax engine was equipped with cooled and an internal engine oil cooler, thus, requiring a 40 percent heat rejection increase to engine coolant. This article needs additional citations for. The 520 lb-ft of torque is a 14% increase over last year. This meant dramatically re-engineering the fan system by putting the fan directly under the coolpack and driving it through a special gearbox directly off the crankshaft damper pulley.
I maintain them with regular servicing, and have rarely, if ever, had to use warranty servicing. The Duramax engine delivered more torque at lower engine speeds than the 6. This 2006 Hummer H1 Alpha has just 29,000 miles on the odometer. Contact us today or email us for your free quote and to discover how we are working with you. Rather than using simple runflat tires, magnesium-aluminum alloy or rubber inserts are an optional feature for runflat ability. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557082129917 ; listingsSearchManager.
Due to the Duramax engine being equipped with cooled exhaust gas recirculation and an internal engine oil cooler, the team had to deal with a 40 percent heat rejection increase to engine coolant. However, there are a few visual enhancements to the H1 Alpha. Preliminary testing indicates significantly improved fuel economy. Brake rotors are larger, going from 10. The H1 features 16 inches of ground clearance as well as aggressive approach and departure angles, allowing it to clamber over a 22-inch high obstacle, handle a 60 percent grade and wade through up to 30 inches of water.
Other changes included centralized tire inflation and a new interior. The lady who answered was very kind and let me know they were open and the car was still available. Odometer readings are consistent, and several service records also are displayed. Four new tires were installed less than 200 miles ago, and the selling dealer had an oil and fluid service completed in recent weeks. I drove out to take a look at the vehicle and was greeted at the door by a smiling face welcoming me. Under the clamshell hood is a 6. EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter.
The previous turbo-diesel engine suffered from sluggish sales; lack of power was one of the reasons for customer resistance. Hummer H1s have other unusual features, such as and that allow the 's a higher placement, for greater ground clearance. This H1 Alpha is now offered with a clean Carfax report, factory books, service records, and a clean New York title. Joe and his team said they would stay late to get all the paperwork done and make sure I left in my dream car!! All commercial H1s produced for the 2006 model year will be H1 Alpha models. This seems to outweigh the awkward maneuverability in city traffic, the sluggish engine in highway driving, and the high price tag. The dealership, from which I purchased and maintain this hummer, has been the best.