The 1994 Chevy Silverado is a full-sized pickup truck manufactured by General Motors Corp. The regular cab seats up to three and the extended cab seats up to six. Things replaced relatively recent include alternator, starter, battery, front brake pads, master cylinder, cap, rotor, plugs, and wires. Parts are cheap and plentiful. Extended cab, light-duty models spanned a length of 223 inches with a 141.
Rides like new, very tight, has a class 3 hitch that goes along, but only towed a 4x8 trailer once with it. Four-wheel drive models with the naturally aspirated engine rated 15 mpg highway and 20 mpg city with the manual transmission and 15 mpg city and 18 mpg highway with the automatic transmission. The rear-wheel drive regular cab light-duty 2500 carried a maximum payload of 2,848 pounds and towed up to 10,000 pounds. He passed away at 85 years old in 2009. The wipes don't always come on or go off. With No warranty, expressed or implied.
Year of manufacture 1994 First year of ownership 1998 Most recent year of ownership 2000 Engine and transmission 5. The last two pictures show the previous damage from the person that hit us. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter. And then there's the common Chevy diesel problems. Now I drive it and also do all the maintenance when and if needed. The problem may be electrical and also might be our fault. Kind of like me, a senior citizen but still going and nothing major has happened.
Not the prettiest one on the block but runs like a champ. It's not a pretty boy truck, not meant to impress. Just gave it a good tune; surprised it was even running for how bad the distributor cap was corroded up on the inside. On occasion have driven trips 40 - 80 miles. Exterior options included side body moldings, a chrome grille, a rear-step bumper and a bed liner. A rear-wheel drive extended cab light-duty 2500 hauled a max payload of 2,657 pounds and had a maximum towing capacity of 10,000 pounds. .
We would keep it, but we had planned to fix up and sell before it was hit as he has already bought another car and does not need the truck anymore. And small blemishes in the clear coat on the fiberglass trim. Wiper motor blew out at 67,000 but was under warranty. Manual 5 speed doesn't seem to be geared high enough to run 77mph on the Interstate easily. The extended cab with four-wheel drive and 8-foot bed gets the least, with 14 and 19 mpg.
General Comments: Daily driver and starts in the cold Alberta winters no problem. We load it up with dirt bikes, bicycles, and a travel trailer and have driven it absolutely all over without incident. Two starters in 5 years. Cruise control button to reduce speed doesn't work. My father bought it from his friend that purchased it new. Yeah, it blows a little black diesel smoke.
Truck is tough as nails and just keeps on going. Both the above problems might be related to an electrical short we had caused by a pinched wire for our trailer lights and brakes. Chevy's turbocharged V-8 generated 190 horsepower and 385 foot-pounds of torque. These trucks are slowly disappearing and increasing in value, and are known for high mileage, mileage is just a number to these trucks. Will drive around town and jump on the interstate and cruise as well as any new truck.
My dad bought it new for 24k. Fuel economy for these trucks depended on the engine, transmission and drive configuration. I now have338,000 miles on original 350 gas engine and automatic. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. Model year 1994 Year of manufacture 1994 First year of ownership 2010 Most recent year of ownership 2010 Engine and transmission 5.
Same with door panels and grille. Towing upgrades consisted of front tow hooks, a trailer hitch and a wiring harness. Yes Review Date: 16th May, 2001 Faults: Ball joint. A while back we ventured out in a 1994 Dodge Ram pickup with a 5. It also has rear gear that are great for towing, but not so great on mileage. Wish I had a larger cam in it for a deeper tone through my exhaust and better airflow. The exterior has good paint possibly because Chevy may have found the right answer for the clear coat by the time my truck was assembled at the factory in the spring of 1994.