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2005 Chevrolet TrailBlazer

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Information shown for entry-level SUV.

Fuel Economy:
City 14/Hwy 19/Comb 16 MPG
Max Seating: 5
Engine: 6-Cyl, 4.2 Liter Transmission: Automatic
Country of Origin: United States Country of Assembly: United States

2005 Chevrolet TrailBlazer Consumer Reviews

Overall Rating
8.2
Out of 10

Based on 1817 Ratings for the 2002 - 2009 models.

Review this car
  • Value
    8.3/10
    Quality
    8.3/10
  • Reliability
    8.6/10
    Performance
    8.6/10
  • Comfort
    8.7/10
    Styling
    8.6/10

Love my Trailblazer! I am looking for another one!

By on Friday, March 20, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 118,000

10 8.0
overall rating 8 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

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

Pros: "Good value for the money"

Cons: "Needed a sunroof"

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

"I love the way this vehicle handles! Sharp turns compared to other cars I have owned. The seats are very comfy. I haul alot of supplies in the back and really like the optional fold down seats when I need them."

Dream Car

By on Monday, March 16, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 130,000

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
9/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "fun for family roadtrips, camping, around town etc"

Cons: "11 years old."

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

"This is my dream car. Waited for years to own one. All things worked completely when I purchased it in 2008 with under 70k miles. I am the third owner since it was created in 2004. I hate to part with it but it is 11 years old and the usual ten year things are beginning to manifest. Nothing major; very minor CV joint replacement, replaced the brake shoes on all tires. All tires are only 2 years old. 2 Cigarette lighters need fuses."

I love this truck the best vehicle I have owned

By on Tuesday, March 10, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 136,000

10 8.0
overall rating 8 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

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

Pros: "Comfortable driving lots of space"

Cons: "The rear lights have a tendancy to go out"

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

"I love this truck , it is the best most reliable vehicle I have ever had the pleasure of owning and driving"

1 person out of 1 found this review helpful

Reliabe all the time

By on Friday, February 27, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 128,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
8/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
7/10
Styling
7/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "very fun to drive, strong and has loads of power."

Cons: "No 4WD this is the only thing I don't like."

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

"My Trailblazer has been very reliable since I bought it in 2009. At 1st sight I knew it was my car even though I preferred a 4WD at first. It's a strong car, very comfortable, roomy... medium dent on driver side since I hit a pole but aside from that it hasn't given me any problems. Rear wheel drive cars like this have loads of power going up hills. Not good in snowy weather."

1 person out of 2 found this review helpful

My favorite

By on Tuesday, February 24, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 48,000

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: "Fun to drive, great in the snow, great body design"

Cons: "low gas mileage"

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

"I bought this brand new in 2008. I love this vehicle. It drives smooth and comfortably. It gets me where I need to go in the snow. It does a great job at pulling a trailer behind it, just as good as a truck. Gas mileage is about 22 on hwy and 15 in town. Not the best but I knew that when I bought it. I wish they stil made these because my next vehicle would be this again if I could."

A very impressive vehicle!

By on Tuesday, February 17, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 119,000

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: "Reliable, easy to drive, comfortable, powerful"

Cons: "Not near enough console area for two in front"

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

"I traded a 2001 Ford F150 Lariat 4WD with the Triton V8 in on this over 3 years ago. I am very impressed with the smooth power the 4.2L straight six has as well as the torque. I am over 6 feet tall and it is very easy to get in and out of which is a big plus. It has a very comfortable ride and handles well except in high cross winds it gets a little hard to handle. It tows well with the factory installed receiver and wiring harness. It is extremely reliable as I have only had to replace the battery, alternator, thermostat a fan relay since I've had it. It consistently averages 18mpg with the best being 23mpg on a trip from Texas to California and back."

5 people out of 5 found this review helpful

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