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2005 Chevrolet Suburban 1500

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Information shown for entry-level SUV.

Fuel Economy:
City 13/Hwy 17/Comb 15 MPG
Max Seating: 9
Engine: V8, FFV, 5.3 Liter Transmission: Automatic
Country of Origin: United States Country of Assembly: United States

2005 Chevrolet Suburban Consumer Reviews

Overall Rating
9.0
Out of 10

Based on 735 Ratings for the 2000 - 2006 models.

Review this car
  • Value
    9.0/10
    Quality
    9.2/10
  • Reliability
    9.3/10
    Performance
    9.2/10
  • Comfort
    9.5/10
    Styling
    9.2/10

Very good vehicle.

By on Sunday, June 21, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 260,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
9/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
7/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "Drives great.Good for money."

Cons: "Feul mileage between 13-17mpg."

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

"These are great .Best thing is you can usually buy one liittle less money than tahoe and get alot more for the money.Just little less feul mileage for alot more vehicle."

A problem with window motor, & brakes went bad at

By on Tuesday, June 09, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 116,500

10 8.0
overall rating 8 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

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

Pros: "Will pass every thing EXCEPT a gas station !"

Cons: "I cant ask for a BETTER vehicle !!!"

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

"GREAT work horse of a vehicle, at 116,500, had minor usual problems, BUT, I cant afford a new one, even with G.M., discount. !"

3 people out of 5 found this review helpful

These literally last forever

By on Wednesday, May 27, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 309,500

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
7/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
8/10

Pros: "Very Big, Last a long time, Very capable."

Cons: "Fuel mileage is is eh, interior is plasticy."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9

"This car has lasted for a ridiculously long, strenuous amount of time. At 309,500 miles, ours shows few signs of stopping and has required little maintenance to get there. In 14 years of owning this car it has left us stranded once. The transfer case has needed to be completely replaced twice but the car was always able to drive home with the destroyed ones."

6 people out of 6 found this review helpful

My video 

Winter fun in the suburban

127,000 miles with original brakes. Amazing!

By on Wednesday, May 20, 2015

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
10/10
Performance
9/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "brake system incredible, storage inside is huge"

Cons: "poor gas mileage"

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

"Best car I've ever owned. Brake system for this year is unheard of. 127,000+ miles and I still have 50% brakes in rear and 75% in front brake pads. Don't believe me? Ask a qualified mechanic regarding this vehicle year brake system. Never broken down except dead battery with regular maintenance. 4 wheel drive with a push of a button. Tows my ultra light trailer in 7,000+ altitude. Not getting rid of this SUV anytime soon."

2 people out of 2 found this review helpful

nice car. Reliable

By on Saturday, May 02, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 209,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

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

Pros: "very nice ride on and off road."

Cons: "gas mileage isnt great, but it's a large s u v!"

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

"Multi-purpose vehicle. Goes almost anywhere and is comfortable for full sized adults even in the back seats."

4 people out of 7 found this review helpful

Best vehicle I have ever owned.

By on Friday, May 01, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 93,000

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

Pros: "Drives smooth, in great condition"

Cons: "Small glove box"

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

"We have had many fun times as a family in this car. Lots of room, comfortable to drive and ride in. Easy to get in and out of. I have never regretted buying this car. My mechanic said he would buy it in a heartbeat if I ever want to sell it."

2 people out of 4 found this review helpful

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