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Chevrolet Silverado 1500 repairs by problem area

Engine (24%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (13%)

Brakes and Traction Control (12%)

Suspension and Steering (14%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (24%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (7%)

Other (7%)

Chart based on 927 repairs.
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Chevrolet Silverado 1500 repair cost distribution

$2500+ (6%)

$1000 - $2499 (10%)

$500 - $999 (27%)

$100 - $499 (48%)

< $100 (9%)

Chart based on 264 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 problems by year

1999 - 2002 (25%)

2003 - 2006 (36%)

2007 - 2013 (32%)

2014 - 2015 (7%)

2016 - present (0%)

Chart based on 930 repair trips.
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Personal Experiences of the Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Personal Experiences: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2008 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
I previously owned a 1997 Silverado and had no mechanical problems to speak of in 11 years. I loved the acceleration and handling. This truck is still in the family as I have given it to my son who shares my affection for the vehicle. full 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 review
2007 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
had several Chev pickups in the past, never been disappointed full 2007 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 review
2007 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
Nice looking truck that rides very smooth and quiet. LTZ model has a car like interior thats very comfortable on long trips. I still look forward to driveing it even after 2 years. full 2007 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 review
2006 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 295-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
Still own a 1991 Chevy Blazer with about 250,000 miles, never a major repair. Looks and runs well. full 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 review
2006 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 295-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
This is my 4th Silverado since 2000. Have not had any real issues with any of them full 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 review
2005 2dr Regular Cab 6.5ft bed 295-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
The Chevrolet vehicles my family has had in the past have all been great, so I gave them my money when it came time to buy a new truck. full 2005 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 review
2004 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 295-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
Everything - no problems with my Chev trucks full 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 review
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Personal Experiences: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2010 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
6-speed shiftable automatic RWD
Not even close to my 2005 full 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 review
 

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Problems and Repair Histories

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