Lots of electrical components going out at different times. Thanks to Active Fuel Management, the 5. 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. However, the Silverado now has standard StabiliTrak electronic stability control—a feature that can make a very significant difference in avoiding accidents, especially for pickups. The Extended Cab has rear access doors hinged at the rear that open to 170 degrees to provide full access to the rear seating area. With the highest tow rating among light-duty pickups up to 10,500 pounds , and now with a new gas-electric drivetrain, the Silverado achieves a class-leading fuel economy rating of up to 22 mpg, the Silverado is very competitive among full-size pickups. Services are subject to user terms and limitations.
Failed to get data, please try again. Several reviewers criticize the lack of a bedliner, but kind words are otherwise lavished on the cargo area. A power dome hood rises from the front end, alluding to the workhorse power plant beneath it. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution. I cannot for the life of me find out what my towing capacity is on the truck. OnStar links to emergency services. I have 30 days to bring back the truck and trade for another one if I'm not satisfied.
Safety and security Silverado delivers 360 degrees of safety protection through a stronger frame and body structure as well as industry- and segment-leading technology. A large-capacity, double glove box is integrated into the instrument panel. The door handles are robust, grab-style designs, which are designed for easy use with gloves. Additional new safety and convenience features give Silverado customers a broader array of choices when selecting the truck to fit their lifestyle. Click here to see all Chevrolet vehicles'. In your manual look up the towing section. The hitch manufacturer will include a rating on the hitch.
The front suspension consists of a coil-over-shock design that delivers linear, solid and unwavering ride-and-handling characteristics on all road surfaces. Heated, 10-way, power-adjustable leather front seats are standard, along with a Bose speaker system and heated windshield washer system. Model value: To cater to the wide range of customers and their uses for full-size pickups, Chevrolet is wisely offering two completely different interiors for the new Silverado, resulting in products that are both functional and luxurious. In my manual it says that for a 5. Please stop going to that dealer. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint.
The rest of the Silverado engines remain unchanged, with the 195-hp 4. 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. I tow a 21 ft boat total loaded is just under 5000 lbs. This engine is available in crew cab models The 4. I did find Z85 in the dash.
Also is that the actual weight of your trailer or the dry weight? The 4-speed super-duty transmission has been deleted, as have the paint colors Dark Blue Metallic and Desert Brown Metallic. Models that are more work-oriented get a simpler, more upright design, with larger door handles and controls. The Z83 delivers the best ride, while the Z85 upgrades for improved handling and towing capacity. On the lower end of the Silverado family, a vehicle stability enhancement system is now standard on all models except those equipped with the 4. Trailering The maximum trailering package combines a heavy-duty 9. The simple idiot proof design which gm has improved on since 1999 is extremely reliable.
Packages can often upgrade amenities without upgrading engines or body styles. The key is knowing which bits go on which trucks because little more than bow-tie badges and front fenders are shared amongst all of them. The 09 Silverado comes standard with the notoriously leaky 3rd brake light and bad outer window jam seals. Safety features on all Silverado models include dual front airbags, anti-lock brakes, tire pressure monitoring system. The popular Z71 Off Road package offers unique body side identification.
. The Extended Cab also offers a short 5-foot, 8-inch bed, which is the only bed available on the Crew Cab. Check the sitcker on your trucks hitch. I have 30 days to bring back the truck and trade for another one if I'm not satisfied. This engine has variable valve timing and Active Fuel Management to maximize power output and efficiency.
The has recently been knocking on the tailgate of the for the crown of best-selling full-size truck as the nears the end of its latest generation. The brake controller switch is conveniently mounted on the lower-left section of the instrument panel. The 2007 Chevrolet Silverado was graced with a complete redesign, and in 2009, it returns with minor upgrades. Extended Cab and Crew Cab models have back seats and windows in the side doors that power down. I had to replace front suspension ball joint etc. The front of the Silverado continues to differentiate itself with a look that was redesigned in 2007.
Each of the five suspension systems available on the Silverado are tailored for particular driving situations, and each has a completely different character. Also for payload capacity there is a sticker inside driver's door frame that states weight you can carry. By lowering the freeway rpm, the new Hydra-Matic six-speed automatic helps achieve better fuel efficiency and reduced noise levels. Ride quality tends to be a sore point with pickups, but the Silverado passes this test with flying colors, according to most reviewers. The 2009 Silverado is one of the easiest full-size pickups to drive, with great communicative steering and refined, responsive engines.