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1998 GMC 1500 Regular Cab

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Fuel Economy:
City 14/Hwy 18/Comb 16 MPG
Max Seating: 3
Engine: V8, 5.0 Liter Transmission: Automatic
Country of Origin: United States Country of Assembly: United States

1998 GMC 1500 Trucks Consumer Reviews

Overall Rating
8.8
Out of 10

Based on 483 Ratings for the 1987 - 1999 models.

Review this car
  • Value
    9.0/10
    Quality
    9.1/10
  • Reliability
    9.2/10
    Performance
    9.0/10
  • Comfort
    8.9/10
    Styling
    8.9/10

Awesome Truck

By on Monday, August 24, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 173,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

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

Pros: "awesome truck"

Cons: "age, time stans still for no man or truck"

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

"Reliable, awesome power with the 5.7 vortec v8 this truck is 19 years old and I'd put it against any truck on the road today. It doesn't have the fancy screens but I can get a gps if that all its lacking. Avg 15 miles a gallon week in and out but after about 125k its even gotten better. Avg closer to 17mpg in the city. I think I'll keep it. Normal maintenance wear and tear. Only expense has been some sensors and water pump, fuel pump, alternator it even has the original headlights and muffler engine and transmission. It was the first truck I ever bought and god willing it might be the last. The website did not have the correct style this is actually a 96 GMC Sierra 1500 sle package extended cab with the pop out venting rear side windows not a Club Coupe but they did not have sierra extended cab in the drop down selection"

Most reliable vehicle purchase I ever made.

By on Sunday, August 02, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 380,000

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: "Best price/quality comparison at time of purchase."

Cons: "....?? Nothing i can think of that ive experienced"

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

"I've been driving this truck for 19yrs and outside of regular maintenance and minor repairs it has been the most reliable and solid vehicle I have ever owned. I am still driving it with all original equipment (except for the drivers seat. Lol) Once I am ready to purchase again it will definitely be a GMC, I just have to wait until they come out with a body style I actually like again."

1 person out of 5 found this review helpful

The BEST Choice in a 20 Year Old Pickup.

By on Friday, May 22, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 168,000

10 8.0
overall rating 8 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
8/10
Value
7/10
Reliability
8/10
Quality
8/10
Performance
6/10
Styling
7/10
Comfort
6/10

Pros: "Reliable, Comfortable, Economical, A Workhorse"

Cons: "None I know of"

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

"Quieter and More Comfortable than a Ford or Dodge. This one's a 4WD. It Pulls Great with the (5.7 L.) 350 V8 and the 4L85E Tranny (Ex. TH700L). Gets the same gas mileage with Hay bales in bed and a 4 Horse Trailer behind, as a Ford does running Empty!"

6 people out of 12 found this review helpful

Hated to sell this truck...call it my "97 Heaven"

By on Tuesday, May 05, 2015

I owned and sold this car
Reason: Health

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: "Could do anything I asked it to do,"

Cons: "Misc handles made of breakable plastic!"

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

"This truck has been the best vehicle I have owned. Own a Saturn Vue with a 4 cyl. I get better gas mileage with the Sierra's V6 Vortek with a 5 speed manual. Cannot say enough about it. 5 years ago put it on non-op and blocked it. Still started up beautifully and purred like a kitten. Sorry I ever sold it!"

3 people out of 10 found this review helpful

Nice truck, not very many like it!

By on Thursday, April 30, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 120,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

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

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

"Its an overall beautiful truck inside and out. It has 9 total inches of lift, 37" Pro Comp All Terrain tires. Paint color is a purple haze, all custom paint. It sure is an eye catcher!!! There will be pictures"

2 people out of 8 found this review helpful

Great truck

By on Wednesday, November 05, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 218,000

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: "Great milage, handles great, 5 spd fun to drive"

Cons: "none"

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

"Bought10 yrs ago from son, who bought new. It is a great truck, 4.3 with manual 5 spd. Only major problems has been 3 clutches and 1 tranny. Orig. engine, does not smoke or leak oil. My wife wants me to get a new truck, but as long as this one gives me the great service, it's a keeper."

19 people out of 41 found this review helpful

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