Olive-Drab.com Military HQ
What's New? | Olive-Drab Directory | Adv Search  
  Home >> Military Vehicles >> Info >> CUCV >> Dodge >> M-886 Ambulance

Vehicles Weapons History Uniforms/Gear Rations War Dogs Photos/Video Info/Intel FAQ Store Facebook/Blogs

Loading...
Military Theme
T-Shirts & Stuff
Visit Olive-Drab.com's sister site for
over 8,000 free military vehicle photos!
Today in WW II: 29 Jul 1938 Japanese invasion of territory claimed by the USSR [Battle of Lake Khasan, 29 July-31 August].   

Truck, Ambulance, 1-1/4 Ton, 4x4 M886 Dodge CUCV

The M-886 Truck, Ambulance, 1 1/4 Ton, 4x4 (NSN 2310-00-579-9078) is a model of the M880 Dodge Commercial Utility Cargo Vehicles (CUCV) series of trucks. The linked page provides more information on the general characteristics of the Dodge CUCV trucks and a directory of links to Olive-Drab.com pages for other models of the series.

Tabulated data for the Truck, Ambulance, 1 1/4 Ton, 4x4 M-886 Dodge CUCV:

Engine318 cid gasoline V8, 150 bhp @ 4000 rpm, 230 ft-lbs torque @ 2400 rpm with 2 bbl Carter or Holley carb
TransmissionChrysler Torqueflite 727 Automatic, 3 fwd, 1 rev
Transfer CaseNew Process NP203, 2 speed, full-time 4x4, chain drive
AxlesDana 44 front, Dana 60 rear, 4.10:1
Curb Weight6116 lbs (2774 kg)
Payload1200 lbs (544 kg)
GVW7716 lbs (3500 kg)
Wheelbase131.00 in (332.74 cm)
Length215.42 in (547. 17 cm)
Width79.50 in (201.93 cm)
Height101.00 in (256.54 cm)
Electrical12 volt
BrakesHydraulic, front disc, rear drum
Fording16 inches w/o kit
Ground Clearance8.50 in (unloaded), 8.00 in (loaded)
Tires9:50 R, 16.5 LT, 4 R-D Cust Flexsteel XG
Tire Pressure45 PSI front, 55 PSI rear
Fuel Tank20 Gallons US (75.7 liters)
Maximum Speeds At Governed RPM
High Range
1st 25 mph
2nd 45 mph
3rd 70 mph
Maximum Speeds At Governed RPM
Low Range
1st 10 mph
2nd 19 mph
3rd 19 mph

Manuals for the M880 series trucks will be numbered TM9-2320-266-xx where the xx represents the maintenance level. You can purchase the Dodge CUCV manuals at ABE Books.

M886 CUCV Ambulances unloading from a C-130 Hercules aircraft during Exercise Reforger'85, January 1985
M-886 CUCV Ambulances unloading from a C-130 Hercules aircraft during Exercise Reforger'85, January 1985.

M-886 CUCV Ambulance.  Photo courtesy of Michigan Museum of Military Transport
M-886 CUCV Ambulance. Photo courtesy of Michigan Museum of Military Transport.

M-886 CUCV Ambulance.  Photo courtesy of Michigan Museum of Military Transport
M-886 CUCV Ambulance. Photo courtesy of Michigan Museum of Military Transport.

M-886 CUCV Ambulance.  Photo courtesy of Michigan Museum of Military Transport
M-886 CUCV Ambulance. Photo courtesy of Michigan Museum of Military Transport.

Return to Chart of Military Ambulances.

Find at Amazon:  Military Issue equipment, clothing, boots, MREs, MOLLE gear and much more.

  Home >> Military Vehicles >> Info >> CUCV >> Dodge >> M-886 Ambulance What's New? | Olive-Drab Directory | Adv Search