Used 1993 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series Silverado Consumer Reviews | Edmunds
ADVERTISEMENT

1993 Chevrolet Ck-1500-series - Consumer Reviews

1993 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series

Average Consumer Rating

9 Total Reviews

View reviews for a specific C/K 1500 Series model:
ADVERTISEMENT

Sort by

Most Recent|
Most Recent Most Helpful Highest Rating Lowest Rating
Juggernaut
4 of 4 people found this review helpful
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By eviljoel
on

Vehicle

1993 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series C1500 Silverado 2dr Extended Cab SB


Review

Ive had trucks before but this chevy is the best beast I've ever owned. I have the 5.7l and auto transmission. If you have a crude understanding of basic maintenance, you can keep this truck running forever. If not, when it does break the parts are the cheapest I've ever seen in a truck.. Even the motor can be had for under a grand. The body has no rust the frame has surface rust I regularly sand and repaint. Its a shame they don't make them like this anymore.


Favorite Features

-The engine is a powerful -The torque is perfect in every gear -Exterior is all metal including bumpers body frame. -Frame is built solid -Handles quite well for a truck -Easy to steer despite its size -Comfortable front seating can easily accomidate two 6'5" sized people


Suggested Improvements

Center console needs a better securing system plastic bolt points tend to break making the console able to move around Back seats will seat midgets or children anything over 5'5" is going to have a difficult time sitting in the back.


Was this review helpful? Yes | No

Great Truck
2 of 2 people found this review helpful
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By Anthony Marroy
on

Vehicle

1993 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series C1500 Silverado 2dr Extended Cab SB


Review

bought this truck used in 1996 with 56k miles on it. Have 283,000 on it now. No major problems. Had to replace the transmission at about 180,000 miles, though this was my fault thinking I could pull a heavy trailer in OD on flat run. Replaced transmission and have had no other problems. Just replaced stereo speakers last week, all had gone out. Have put 2 A/C compressors and that is about it. Use Mobil 1 5w30 synthetic oil and change oil every 10,000 miles, filter every 5k. uses 1/2 quart in 5k. Still pulls trailer great with 350 engine. get about 16.5-18 mpg in town, can get as much as 22.5 on hwy. Clear coat starting to peel, but will keep this truck till it dies, and then some.


Favorite Features

Good puller. Fairly comfortable on a trip. Just an all around great truck.


Suggested Improvements

Better sound system, though today's units are there.


Was this review helpful? Yes | No

Unstoppable
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By Tinnerette
on

Vehicle

1993 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series C1500 Silverado 2dr Extended Cab SB


Review

This is the 3rd 4.3l TBI I have owned. I recommend this motor in anything GM/Chevy made. My truck tows like nobody's business & fires-up strong EVERY time I turn the key. Has not once left me stranded. I just keep up on reg maintenance, the 189k miles she has now will undoubtedly be only a portion of what she will do. Parts are super easy to find too.


Favorite Features

Body style: looks like a solid truck...no wimpiness at all. Under- hood light that pulls out, love it! Large steering wheel


Suggested Improvements

Chevy should go "old School" & bring this one back! They might get off the 10 worst list!


Was this review helpful? Yes | No

Will this thing ever die?
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By abmac123
on

Vehicle

1993 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series C1500 Silverado 2dr Extended Cab SB


Review

The ol' girl turned over 311K today, and has never had major (4.3L Z engine) surgery. I've replaced bolt on parts, and had the manual tranny rebuilt, but this Chevy has just run and run. She left me stranded just once in the past 15 years when the fuel pump went. Original universal joints in the drive shaft! Pulled a 4000# camper many miles without complaint. The BIG problem was de-laminating paint. Was a problem, because the paint just ain't there anymore.


Favorite Features

I really like the way this truck handles. I also appreciate the room under the hood for storage of jumper cables, tools, etc. It's pretty handy when you do remote camping.


Suggested Improvements

Rear disk brakes. Oh, paint that actually sticks to the truck.


Was this review helpful? Yes | No

1993 Chevy Silverado 1500 ext.sb 4.3L
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By Chelsea
on

Vehicle

1993 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series C1500 Silverado 2dr Extended Cab SB


Review

This is awsome truck! It's carburated 4.3L engine has the get up and go, plus it's great on gas mileage. Nice smooth ride, lot's of fun to drive. And is great to haul things, tow things, or anything you want.


Favorite Features

The two/tone coloring is beuatiful. All electric, soft tonneau cover is easy to roll back. Cassete player, no hassles with warped CD's. Tire size, 15" rims are alot easier to change. The carburated engine


Was this review helpful? Yes | No

ADVERTISEMENT

Write Consumer Reviews

Write Consumer Reviews

Write a review and rate your own car.

ADVERTISEMENT

New Car Buying Guides

See which cars and trucks our editors recommend

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
Have a question? We're here to help!
Chat*
Chat online with us
Email
Email us at help@edmunds.com
*Available daily 8AM-5PM Pacific
Phone*
Call us at 855-782-4711
SMS*
Text us at ED411