I have had this truck for 2 years and plan on having it for 10 more years.
I like Chevy products especially trucks. I have a 4 door crew cab. Power dependability do not have trouble with motor or transmission. I have it lifted with a 6 inch lift and the sound system is custom. Parts are easy to change and auto zone has all the parts need for gm. I have had Ford and Dodge trucks before and fell Chevy is more dependable. It could use better seats. The lights and flares are easy accessible and parts are easy to come by.
A dependable pickup truck.
My husband and I love our Chevrolet Duramax diesel. It is extremely dependable. It is a heavy duty truck with lots of room inside. I also feel very safe when I drive this truck. It is a large vehicle and very heavy duty. It was worth every penny!! We have not had any trouble with our truck but to add to that we always maintain it. Oil changes, inspections, tire rotations etc. . . Are very important!!
It's got the power to do anything I will ever need it to do.
After 9 years the paint job is like new, there is absolutely no rust. It has been a very dependable truck. The only repair I have had to make is to replace the fuel sending unit. The rest has been basic maintenance. If I could change anything it would be the ride. It does ride like a HD truck.
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StabiliTrak, stability control system with Proactive Roll Avoidance (Requires C*20753 or C*20743 Models.) *
Daytime Running Lamps with automatic exterior lamp control
Air bags, frontal, driver and right-front passenger (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size, even in vehicles equipped with air bags. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat. See the vehicle's Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information)
OnStar, 1-year of Safe and Sound plan. Includes Automatic Crash Notification, Automatic Notification of Air Bag Deployment, Stolen Vehicle Location Assistance, a link to all Emergency Services, Roadside Assistance, Remote Door Unlock (requires power locks), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Hands-Free Calling and Remote Horn and Lights (OnStar services require vehicle electrical system (including battery), wireless service and GPS satellite signals to be available and operating for features to function properly. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics available on most 2004 MY and newer GM vehicles. Diagnostic capability varies by model. If the order type is FDR, (UE0) OnStar delete will be forced on. Visit onstar.com for system limitations and details. Not available with a ship-to of Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands. For a list of vehicles with Automatic Crash Notification visit onstar.com. Remote Door Unlock requires (AU3) power door locks.) *
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (does not apply to spare tire) *
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EquipmentApr 26, 2018
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General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2009-2014 Chevrolet Silverado HD and GMC Sierra, 2009 GMC Topkick 5000, 6000, 7000 and 8000 Series and Isuzu F Series, and 2009-2018 Chevrolet Express, and GMC Savana vehicles, equipped with certain Plastic-Handle Fire Extinguishers or Push Button 'Pindicator' Fire Extinguishers. These extinguishers may become clogged, preventing the extinguisher from discharging as expected or requiring excessive force to activate the extinguisher. Additionally, in certain models, the nozzle may detach from the valve assembly with enough force that it could cause injury and also render the product inoperable. For a full list of the affected fire extinguisher models visit: https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RMISC-17E062-5427.pdf
In the event of a fire, if the fire extinguisher does not function properly, it can increase the risk of injury.
GM will notify owners, instructing them to contact Kidde to get a replacement fire extinguisher, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020, GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782, and Isuzu customer service at 1-866-441-9638. GM's number for this recall is 18146.
RecallJul 2, 2014
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General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2007-2011 Chevrolet Silverado HD 2500/3500 trucks manufactured January 18, 2007, to June 22, 2011, and GMC Sierra HD 2500/3500 trucks manufactured January 22, 2007, to June 21, 2011, and equipped with an auxiliary battery. Owners may unknowingly draw too much current through the vehicle's trailer harness resulting in the melting of fusible link for the auxiliary battery.
If the fusible link melts it may come into contact with adjacent components, damage the electrical center cover, the nearby wiring harness conduit and other vehicle components, increasing the risk of a fire.
GM will notify owners and dealers will replace the jumper harness with one that includes a 40 amp inline fuse, and provide the owner with supplemental Owner Manual information, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020 or GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782. GM's number for this recall is 14260.
Air BagsMay 31, 2016
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May 31, 2016
General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2007-2011 Cadillac Escalade, Escalade ESV and Escalade EXT, Chevrolet Avalanche, Silverado 1500, Suburban and Tahoe, GMC Sierra 1500, Yukon and Yukon XL vehicles, and 2009-2011 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 and 3500 and GMC Sierra 2500 and 3500 vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Vehicles not originally sold or ever registered in these states are not subject to this safety recall but may be covered under recall 16V-383, depending on the vehicle model year and the vehicle's sale and registration locations. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules, and used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment ...
An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
GM has not yet provided a remedy plan nor a notification schedule. Owners may contact Cadillac customer service at 1-800-458-8006, Chevrolet Customer service at 1-800-222-1020, or GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782. GM's number for this recall is 49151.
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