Many auto parts retailers will allow you to use a scanner and often someone will help you connect it and read the results. It pulled it but it was about all I would care to pull with that truck and I would not want to pull it far. The Silverado trim level includes power-operated windows, door locks, and mirrors, a tilt-adjustable steering wheel, and extra soundproofing. You can download a free towing guide to all vehicles at trailer life magazine trailerlife. With the aggressive tires, Bilstein shock absorbers, and a skid plate, the Z71 is also a good poor-condition and off-road performer. Well, there is some concession to fashion. Be cafeful not to break the panel clips then your panels will vibrate when the speakers are turned up.
Ever wonder why Chevy trucks sell so well? Of course, since a pickup is designed to carry a load, compromises for that fact are unavoidable. Modern trucks have all of the comfort and safety features of cars. You didn't mention the year of the vehicle, but I found several references that claimed the tire stock size to be 265 65 R18 for Silverado. With over 8 inches of ground clearance even urban potholes need not be feared. The truck pulls it without difficulty, but you can feel the pull going uphill. Needless to say, there is no performance deficiency.
A lot of things for work or play can fit in a pickup bed. The K1500 is no exception. More horsepower and torque, longer service intervals, and lower exhaust emissions are the orders of the day. It can be used for personal transportation, work, or play. It makes loading and unloading of rear seat passengers or cargo much easier. I just towed a 5,900 lbs Bobcat skid loader on a 1,500 lb heavy duty trailer in the Texas Hill Country with my extended cab 1500 Silverado with the 5. Once inside, it could be a car, though.
This is for standard cab, ,, but the ext. I usually tow a 25 foot boat which weighs about 7600lbs with trailer, fuel and equip. You can get components or normal. They can do anything a car can do and plenty that a car can't do. My 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 4x4 with the towing package and smallest V8 engine has a tow rating of 7500 pounds The highest tow rating for a 1500 is 10,500 pounds. Just put a couple of haybales, or a motorcycle, or a camper shell in the back - whatever fits your lifestyle - and the ride quality will improve.
Remote keyless entry is an option, as is leather upholstery. We recently spent a week with a extended-cab K1500 Silverado 4x4 with the Z71 off-road package. The Chevrolet line shows this well, with a model for nearly every need. A very good contoured split bench seat provides most of the comfort and support advantages of bucket seats and all of the 3-passenger usefulness of a bench. And the pickup truck is one of the most useful, versatile vehicles made. This could also be increased by… I too want to know this, my manual states that it can tow a trailer of 6000 lbs with the 3. There is a problem in the emission system that made it come on in the first place.
They can be configured as a basic work vehicle, luxury transportation, or anything in between. Please refer to the Related Links below. Chevrolet's website offers downloadable owner's manuals for vehicles 2008 - 2010. That scares me since my travel trailer weighs in at 3795 lbs dry weight. If your model fits this range, it might be prudent to verify the size with the manufacturer. All you need are 6.
. If its an extended cab the rears are 4 x 6 inch. As a result, pickups are a little bouncy unloaded. There is a Chevy pickup for just about any pickup need. And the full-sized Chevrolet pickups are perennially near the top in sales figures. My concern is that there is a website someone stated somewhere in a forum that puts it at only 4100 lbs towing cap. Acceleration is good, load capacity is plentiful at 1600 pounds, and it can tow over 6000 pounds.
Suspension damping and control borrow from modern automotive technology to give a good, comfortable, and secure ride. For the traditionalist, a pickup is one of the few ways to still get a vehicle with a big V8 engine and rear-wheel drive. The shifter is column-mounted and the 4-wheel drive lever is on the floor, so that third person can fit. If you wire them to an amp you will have the best sound out there. And it had the extended cab which features a new second passenger-side door for easier access. The towing capacity varies depending on the engine size and other factors.
Pickup's do not have a towing capacity, per se, they have a rating to the hitch that limits their towing capacity by hitch type; and that depends on the type of trailer that is connected to them. They also list a customer service telephone number if you need further assistance. Let me tell you from experience replacing the rear speakers in a 97 extended cab is a pain, but can be done. Blinking means that the control computer has detected a relatively serious problem. It could be because of the wide range of available models - everything from a 2-wheel-drive V6-powered C1500 to a mammoth 4-wheel drive, six- passenger crew cab K3500 with a big-block 454 cubic inch V8 or 6. With the Z71 graphics all that makes for one stylin' truck. With a camper shell over the bed, a pickup can be a great alternative to a sport-utility or even recreational vehicle.
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