SLE1
$7,213 - $8,568
Kelly Blue Book® Fair Market Range

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Kelly Blue Book® Fair Market Range
Drivers side profile with drivers side door open.
* Photo: 2008 GMC Canyon SLE Trim image

SLE1 Key Features & Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value®
$7,213 - $8,568
New Fair Market Range
Crash Test Rating
Source NHTSA
MPG (up to)
15-18 City / 21-24 HWY
Horsepower
185-242
Seats
3-6

Mechanical Features

  • Engine, 2.9L DOHC 4-cylinder MFI (185 hp [137.9 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 190 lb-ft [263.2 Nm] @ 2800 rpm) (Upgradeable to (LLR) 3.7L DOHC, 5-cylinder engine. Not available or included with (YF5) California state emissions or (NE1) Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont state emissions on TS15403 2WD models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify. Not available with (Z71) High Stance Off-Road Suspension Package)
  • Engine, 2.9L DOHC 4-cylinder MFI (185 hp [137.9 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 190 lb-ft [263.2 Nm] @ 2800 rpm) (Upgradeable to (LLR) 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder MFI. Included and only available on TS15643. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify. Not available with (Z71) High Stance Off-Road Suspension Package.)
  • Engine, 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder MFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) (Included with TT15643. Not available with (MA5) 5-speed manual transmission. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)
  • Transmission, 5-speed manual with overdrive (Not available with (LLR) 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder MFI engine or (Z71) High Stance Off-Road Suspension. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify. Upgradeable to (M30) 4-speed automatic transmission)
  • Transmission, 4-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)
  • Rear axle, 3.73 ratio (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)
  • GVWR, 5000 lbs. (2268 kg) (Standard on TS15653 2WD Extended Cab models and TS15643 2WD Crew Cab models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements)
  • GVWR, 5300 lbs. (2404 kg) (Not available on Regular Cab models. Included and only available with (Z71) High Stance Off-Road Suspension Package on 2WD models. Standard on 4WD Extended and Crew Cab models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements)
  • Transfer case, Insta-Trac, electronic shift with dash-mounted controls (Standard on 4WD models only)
  • Four wheel drive
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Battery, heavy-duty 590 cold-cranking amps, maintenance-free with rundown protection
  • Alternator, 125 amps
  • Pickup box, Fleetside, all-welded steel with double-wall construction and corrosion protection with 4 cargo tie-downs
  • GVWR, 4850 lbs. (2200 kg) (Standard on TS15403 2WD Regular Cab models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements)
  • GVWR, 5150 lbs. (2336 kg) (4WD Regular Cab models.)
  • Suspension, front independent with coil springs (Standard on 2WD models only)
  • Suspension, front independent with torsion bar (Not available on 2WD Regular Cab. Standard on 4WD Regular and Extended Cab, available on 2WD Extended Cab with (Z71) High Stance Off-Road Suspension Package)
  • Suspension, front independent with torsion bar (Standard on 4WD models only)
  • Suspension, rear semi-floating axle with 2-stage multi-leaf springs
  • Front underbody shield (4WD models only)
  • Steering, power, rack-and-pinion
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, front disc/rear drum

Exterior Features

  • Wheels, 4 - 15" x 6.5" (38.1 cm x 16.5 cm) aluminum (2WD models only. Requires (Z85) Heavy-Duty Suspension Package. Upgradeable to (N83) 4-15" x 7" (38.1 cm x 17.8 cm) chrome finish styled aluminum wheels)
  • Wheels, 4 - 15" x 6.5" (38.1 cm x 16.5 cm) aluminum (4WD models only. Requires (Z85) Heavy-Duty Suspension Package. Upgradeable to (N83) 4-15" x 7" (38.1 cm x 17.8 cm) chrome finish styled aluminum wheels)
  • Tires, P225/75R15 all-season, blackwall (2WD models only. Included with (Z85) Heavy-Duty Suspension Package)
  • Tires, P235/75R15 all-season, blackwall (4WD models only. Included with (Z85) Heavy-Duty Suspension Package)
  • Tires, P235/75R15 all-season, blackwall Included with (Z85) Heavy-Duty Suspension Package and (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package)
  • Tire, compact spare located at rear underbody of vehicle (Not available with (Z71) High Stance Off-road Suspension Package. Upgradeable to (ZET) P225/75R15 all-season, blackwall spare tire on 2WD models and (ZFL) P235/75R15 all-season, blackwall spare tire on 4WD models with (Z85) Heavy-Duty Suspension Package)
  • Wheel flares, front and rear, small, body-color (Z85 only) (Included and only available on 4WD models with (Z85) Heavy-Duty Suspension Package and 2WD models with (Z85) Heavy-Duty Suspension Package and (N83) 4 - 15" x 7" (38.1 cm x 17.8 cm) chrome finish styled aluminum wheels.) (Included and only available with (Z71) High Stance Off-Road Suspension Package.)
  • Wheel flares, front and rear, small, body-color (Z85 only) (Included and only available on 4WD models with (Z85) Heavy-Duty Suspension Package and 2WD models with (Z85) Heavy-Duty Suspension Package and (N83) 4 - 15" x 7" (38.1 cm x 17.8 cm) chrome finish styled aluminum wheels.)
  • Mirrors, outside power-adjustable, manual-folding
  • Fog lamps, front, halogen
  • Bumpers, front and rear chrome with a Dark Smoke Gray pad on the rear step-style bumper
  • Air dam, Ebony
  • Fascia, front Dark Smoke Gray
  • Daytime Running Lamps, with automatic exterior lamp control
  • Mirrors, outside manual, manual-folding (Upgradeable to (ZQ6) Power Convenience Package)
  • Wipers, front intermittent with washers
  • Bedliner
  • Tailgate, 2-position (Locking feature on Crew Cab models only)
  • Tailgate, 2-position

Entertainment Features

  • Audio system, AM/FM stereo with CD/MP3 player seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), speed-compensated volume and 2 speakers on Regular Cab SL, 4 on Regular Cab SLE and Extended Cab SL and 6 on Extended and Crew Cab SLE (Upgradeable to (UC6) AM/FM stereo with 6-disc CD changer. Includes (UE1) OnStar)
  • Audio system, AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock (does not include (UE1) OnStar) (Included and only available with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package.)

Interior Features

  • Seats, front 60/40 split-bench with (**J) SLE Deluxe Cloth manual recliners, integral outboard head restraints, armrest with integral storage and dual cupholders
  • Floor covering, color-keyed carpeting
  • Floor mats, rubberized-vinyl front
  • Seats, driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear (Extended Cab models only)
  • SLE decor (Deluxe Cloth)
  • Seats, second row, flat-folding
  • Steering wheel, leather-wrapped
  • Steering column, Tilt-Wheel
  • Theft-deterrent system, vehicle, PASSlock
  • Instrumentation, analog with speedometer, odometer with trip odometer, fuel level, engine temperature, tachometer and Driver Information Center
  • Warning tones, headlamp on, key-in-ignition, driver safety belt unfasten, turn signal on and critical Driver Information Center active
  • Tire Pressure Monitor
  • Door locks, manual (Upgradeable to (ZQ6) Power Convenience Package)
  • Windows, manual driver and front passenger (Upgradeable to (ZQ6) Power Convenience Package)
  • Cruise control
  • Air conditioning, single-zone manual
  • Power outlets, 2 auxiliary, covered, 12-volt
  • Accents, interior, chrome finish door handles, air outlets, front door sill plates, accents on front upper door speaker grilles and uplevel instrument cluster bezel
  • Door trim, integral armrests and driver- and front passenger-side map pockets with padded cloth inserts
  • Mirror, inside rearview manual day/night
  • Visors, driver and front passenger, padded with cloth, includes front passenger vanity mirror
  • Assist handle, front passenger and rear outboard (Extended and Crew Cab models)
  • Coat hook, driver-side rear

Safety Features

  • OnStar, 1-year of Safe and Sound plan. Includes Automatic Notification of Air Bag Deployment, Stolen Vehicle Location Assistance, Emergency Services, Roadside Assistance, Remote Door Unlock (if equipped), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Hands-Free Calling, AccidentAssist and Remote Horn & 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. Visit onstar.com for system limitations and details)
  • OnStar, 1-year of Safe and Sound plan. Includes Automatic Notification of Air Bag Deployment, Stolen Vehicle Location Assistance, Emergency Services, Roadside Assistance, Remote Door Unlock (if equipped), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Hands-Free Calling, AccidentAssist and Remote Horn & 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. Visit onstar.com for system limitations and details) (Not available with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package. 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. Visit onstar.com for system limitations and details)
  • Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions (Extended Cab models only with (AJ2) forward facing flat-folding rear seats)
  • Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions
  • Air bags, frontal, driver and right-front passenger with Passenger Sensing System (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size. Even in vehicles equipped with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. See the Owner's manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.)
  • Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger, adjustable (center position lap belt with bench seat only)
  • LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats
  • Door locks, child security rear