Pros: "Fun to drive, reliable, maintenance friendly, and affordable."
Cons: "Not suited for families of more than 2"
Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10
"I own the 2.2L base version and I can honestly say that this has been the most reliable vehicle that I have ever owned. In the 8 years that I have owned this truck, never had to do any major vehicle maintenance. The only 3 things that I have had to replace is the alternator, starter, and a/c compressor. Even after letting it sit for 3 years while I was in Japan. It started right up with no problems and went right on a cross-country trip without any problems. I love this truck. The overall reliability of this vehicle makes me sad that Chevrolet no longer produces this vehicle."
"I bought this truck used, with 23,000 miles on it. It's been a good, reliable vehicle. It's the third Chevy S-10 that I've owned. All 3 vehicles had the 4.3 Ltr Vortec
engine. Over-all I have been compleatly satisfied with the
"I own a 2.2L 2WD 1995 S-10 with a 5-speed transmission. The truck was my first vehicle when I was 16 and it had 285000 miles on it. Got it for free and had to replace the head gasket. 5 years later, the truck is running after 350,000 miles after a current rebuild but only by choice could have just replaced the head. By mileage I definitely say it is a reliable vehicle and it still looks brand new. I'll run this truck until it just can't drive."