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1999 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Regular Cab

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Information shown for entry-level Pickup.

Fuel Economy:
City 14/Hwy 18/Comb 16 MPG
Max Seating: 3
Engine: V8, 5.3 Liter Transmission: Automatic
Country of Origin: United States Country of Assembly: United States

1999 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Consumer Reviews

Overall Rating
9.2
Out of 10

Based on 1233 Ratings for the 1999 - 2006 models.

Review this car
  • Value
    9.2/10
    Quality
    9.3/10
  • Reliability
    9.4/10
    Performance
    9.4/10
  • Comfort
    9.3/10
    Styling
    9.3/10

She has been a good truck

By on Saturday, October 04, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 200,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Bought one new in 2001 and it has performed well for me during that time.I pull several medium to heavy trailers and have put 200,000+ miles in mostly stop and go traffic with probably a third+ of that towing.Changed both front wheel bearings and a few other minor repairs other than parts designed to wear.It is on the 4th set of tires and is ready for the fifth set.Just bought a 2012 Dodge 2500 diesel and am going to sell the Chevy...I expect to get around $5500/6000 for it.I think this truck will go another 100,000 miles with a bit of care and cash.As far as getting through terrain it is unstoppable...Never been stuck."

22 people out of 40 found this review helpful

best type of truck

By on Monday, September 29, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 165,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
8/10
Performance
9/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "good value, reliable, great hauling and towing"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Pickups nowadays are all terrible on gas. mine gets between 12 and 20mpg, that's pretty good if you ask me, considering its 4wd and weighs 8600 lbs. the 4wd is amazing, ive been stuck up to the axles In mud and bumper high in snow and it refuses to stop moving. being a 2500 it can haul anything you can fit in the bed. Ive had a 24 foot flat trailer with a skid loader on it weighing as much as my truck and it still pulls like a champ. if you can take gas milage out of the equasion this truck is the best vehicle I could imagine owning when in need of a bed or hauling anything. Mpg is no better on a 1500 or f150 and you don't get the hauling and towing copasity."

8 people out of 12 found this review helpful

Strong as heck

By on Tuesday, September 23, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 125,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
8/10
Performance
8/10
Styling
8/10
Comfort
8/10

Pros: "Best towing vehicle"

Cons: "stiff ride without weight, but smooth with"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 8

ready to camp!

"Bought this truck (6.0 liter gasoline 4x4 crew) for my 27'(9000 lbs.+) travel trailer. Towed flawlessly. Had a few minor problems that came with age and wear and tear. Fixed them all and never let me down. Drove from Seattle to Las Vegas with the trailer fully stocked and never burped once! I sold the trailer and now trying to sell truck, got many calls, but am so confident with the truck, that I wont let someone steal it from me at a low price. Worth every penny of $11.5K with brand new tires and brakes and clean title and no leaks..."

6 people out of 12 found this review helpful

ready to camp!

Classic workhorse, tough, reliable, rugged looks.

By on Friday, September 19, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 86,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
8/10
Styling
8/10
Comfort
8/10

Pros: "Towing ability, overall comfort, smooth power"

Cons: "Ride quality and road noise compared to new"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Everything you need and nothing you don't. Good ride and comfort from a truck that can do it all without breaking a sweat. I'm getting 18mpg with the Duramax and Allison drivetrain. The sound, the power, the smooth shifting transmission and don't know you're pulling something feel make this truck amazing. Pulling a skidsteer up a fairly steep grade is not a big deal. Transmission runs cool under load. I love this truck. I drove a 2015 1/2 ton for kicks and couldn't wait to get back in my Duramax! My 2002 only has 86k miles so just breaking in, but look forward to taking it up to 400k like everyone else does. The paint and fit and finish on the 2002's (I previously owned a 2002 Suburban 2500) is awesome. This vehicle will get passed down in my family. The new trucks are quieter and ride better if you want to shell out that much dough. I like the old truck look. Chevy Tough!!!"

7 people out of 10 found this review helpful

Best tow vehicle made.

By on Thursday, September 11, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 138,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
9/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
9/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
9/10

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Bought this to pull my 38' toyhauler, 16,100lbs. the Duramax pulls it great. The Allison trans is fantastic. Gets 12 mpg towing and up to 25 mpg on the highway empty. Carries five people in comfort. Had injectors replaced under warranty at 106000 miles and that's it. Love this truck. Yes, it's a little bouncy when empty, but it's rarely empty. I don't have all the bells and whistles, but it is quiet, comfortable and roomy. Drives and handles better than a 7000lb truck should be able to."

1 person out of 2 found this review helpful

Awesome vehicle

By on Saturday, August 30, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 67,400

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
9/10

Pros: "Great price & value in 2002."

Cons: "Short of leg room on the front seat passenger."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"I have purchased/owned this vehicle since I drove it off the Chevrolet Dealers lot in Michigan and drove to our home in Georgia. (21 mpg) Bought this vehicle to pull a 36' 11,000 lb. travel trailer. We pulled the trailer all over between Michigan and Florida for five years as well as to our home campground in Georgia. Awesome Vehicle.......feels unstoppable."

6 people out of 9 found this review helpful

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