These trucks were also purchased back from customers for more than what they were worth in the late 2000s. For 2012, the Sierra and Silverado 1500 received another mid-cycle refresh. Chevrolet's equivalent to the Denali trim level is the High Country Silverado which was introduced in the 2014 model year. Upper control arms are constructed from forged steel that is both stronger and lighter than the previous arms, while the new lower arms are cast iron to maximize load capacity. It is approaching 300K miles! I bought it because I needed a strong tow vehicle, and it had both the Z82 and Z85 options without any of the off-road or four wheel drive options to weigh the truck down, allowing me to tow a heavier travel trailer. Archived from on June 21, 2007.
Colorado 4x4 Crew Cab with available Duramax 2. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution. The seats are extremely comfortable we just purchased a new Chevy and the seats in the 2017 Chevy don't compare to the seats in our 2005 Chevy. All fees and programming subject to change. The reveal of the all-new Silverado was not expected until early 2018. Your actual range may vary based on several factors, including temperature, terrain and driving technique.
Finally, disconnect all wires and you're' good to go. Crew cab models continued production until early 2019, while the production of regular and extended cab variants will continue until the early second half of 2019. On January 10, 2014 a recall was issued for 370,000 Silverado and Sierra pickups due to a fire risk. Remember, you must reduce this weight when you add extra weight to the truck extra passangers or stuff in the bed. It is illegal to exceed either of these weights. As of 2008, full-size trucks were no longer sold in United States and Canada with ; they were only offered in Mexico in the Silverado 1500 and Silverado 3500. It used all-wheel drive with a 3.
The Silverado Z71 got an optional lighter composite box, with a suspension package for towing, but lacked the high-output engine. The weight of a truck varies based on the size of the truck cab as well as the other equipment on the truck. You might be able to push your 4x4 Silverado 1500 to tow 6000 pounds, but don't go up any hills, and be ready to buy a new trans. The Sierra 1500 will also feature its own distinct exterior styling, though interior styling will be similar to that of the Silverado 1500. Dimensions and capacities are in inches unless otherwise specified.
A new high performance 6. They will tell you which gearing that you have. Typically, higher axle ratios deliver more torque to the wheels, which increases the amount of pulling power. If you are talking about pulling a holiday trailer … a few times a year, you can exceed this as long as you meet some requirements. Hey guys, just got a Chevy Silverado 1500 V6 4. Requires the Android Auto app on Google Play and an Android compatible smartphone running Android 5. Z82 Heavy Duty Trailering Package includes trailer hitch platform, trailer electrical connector and suspension upgrade, if necessary.
Trailering Package it has a max towing capacity of 12,500 pounds 3,100 pounds more than the standard max towing capacity. A rebadged version of the Silverado called the Chevrolet Cheyenne is sold in. Only had the check engine light on once for the thermostat in all this time. Additionally, the extra reserves of power for the accessories make this truck well-suited to that market, where trucks often sit at idle for hours at a time. I found out that there was a recall for the same asb problem that my silverado had in 2000 to 2004 vehicles. The V6 isnt terrible, and does have a decent amount of power for what it is, it still just doesnt have the same oomph for towing as the V8 does even though the numbers might be close.
Chevrolet also plans to make the vehicles available for sale at least 160 selected dealerships, including the 240 that specializes in fleet and commercial truck sales. All fees and programming subject to change. I have had it in the shop a couple of times once the airconditioner died so they took the airconditioner appart 2 times and recharged it. So anything that is going to be in the truck, add to the trailers tongue weight and that's your payload on the truck. If its true that it pulls only 4100 lbs I am not liking it.
The third generation Silverado uses aluminum on the hood, for the engine block and for the control arms in order to save mass. According to the owners manual available online at gmownercentral , a 2001 4. Its engine has an improved version of called Dynamic Fuel Management that shuts off any number of cylinders in a variety of combinations, maximizing fuel economy and avoiding switching between banks of cylinders. Our dealership is conveniently located at 1385 East Chicago Street in Elgin. Archived from on June 2, 2004. When the Chevy Silverado 1500 is equipped with a 5.