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GMC Sierra 1500 Reliability

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Results are for year ending December 31, 2015. Only successfully completed repairs are currently included in the analysis. Routine maintenance, most wear items, recalls, and problems fixed with just a reflash or warning light reset are not included.
Year Make/Model Repair Trips Per 100 Cars Compared to all models for the same year    
2015 GMC Sierra (not HD) 23
30% 30% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  50 Sierra (not HD)s, 7.2 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 7500 miles
2014 GMC Sierra (not HD) 39
50% 50% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  68 Sierra (not HD)s, 9.4 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 16300 miles

Redesigned.
2013 GMC Sierra (not HD) 38
40% 40% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  28 Sierra (not HD)s, 8.9 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 30700 miles
2012 GMC Sierra (not HD)   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  16 Sierra (not HD)s, 8.3 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 34900 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2011 GMC Sierra (not HD) 37
30% 30% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  26 Sierra (not HD)s, 10.0 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 62700 miles
2010 GMC Sierra (not HD)   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  20 Sierra (not HD)s, 9.0 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 63100 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2009 GMC Sierra (not HD)   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  16 Sierra (not HD)s, 9.4 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 104200 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2008 GMC Sierra (not HD) 51
30% 30% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  35 Sierra (not HD)s, 9.4 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 87000 miles
2007 GMC Sierra (not HD) 32
10% 10% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  26 Sierra (not HD)s, 10.0 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 93000 miles

Redesigned.
2006 GMC Sierra (not HD)   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  17 Sierra (not HD)s, 9.8 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 122100 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2005 GMC Sierra (not HD)   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  20 Sierra (not HD)s, 8.1 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 114300 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2004 GMC Sierra (not HD)   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  19 Sierra (not HD)s, 9.4 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 119900 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2003 GMC Sierra (not HD) 43
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  25 Sierra (not HD)s, 8.8 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 143700 miles
2002 GMC Sierra (not HD)   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  13 Sierra (not HD)s, 9.6 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 115900 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2001 GMC Sierra (not HD)   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  23 Sierra (not HD)s, 8.1 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 159900 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2000 GMC Sierra (not HD)   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  18 Sierra (not HD)s, 5.5 months of data per Sierra (not HD), average 162100 miles

* Small sample, members only.

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GMC Sierra 1500 Reliability and Durability: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2006 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 295-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
Slightly better than Dodge, but at the bottom of the reliability pile. This truck is on its third set of front wheel bearings and a new alternator at just 130,000 miles.