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1996 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series - Consumer Reviews

1996 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series

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Great Truck
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By ben
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1996 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series C1500 Silverado 2dr Extended Cab SB


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Have 170,000 miles and still going strong. Powerful Vortech 350 best GM has ever had in my book. Only problems to date are thermostat, u-joint , and one fuel pump but that's no big deal with the amount of miles. Drive it till the wheels fall off, but the way its going i don't know if that will ever happen. GREAT TRUCK!


Best Features

looks and power


Worst Features

nothing


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Great truck
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By luvmychevy
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1996 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series C1500 Silverado 2dr Extended Cab SB


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I have replaced radiator starter alternator and belts that's pretty much it. Wasn't really a truck guy till I got this at 148000 miles still going strong. These gas prices are hurting but I can't really part with it. I'll keep rolling till the wheels fall off. And I can do some of the work myself as a rookie mechanic. Will be a loyal bowtie fan forever.


Best Features

Roomy inside since I'm tall.


Worst Features

Wish I had better gas mileage since these prices are high but oh well


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I love my truck
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By ArmyDad
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1996 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series C1500 Silverado 2dr Extended Cab SB


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I bought this truck used in 2005. Since then I've replaced the starter, alternator, and water pump. Just recently...last weekend put in a rebuilt engine. I love driving this truck. It now has 163,700 miles on it and going strong.


Best Features

It has great looks and lots of power. The back seat is a little tight but I never sit back there.


Worst Features

Cup holders in the fold down console. Sun roof.


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1996 Chev C/K 1500, with vortec, 2wd
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By Jay Walsh
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1996 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series C1500 Silverado 2dr Extended Cab SB


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Used for commute and ranch work. Occassional horse trailer hauling. Engine very reliable. Only invested $1500 in the in 2007.


Best Features

Reliability. Never broke down!


Worst Features

Wish I had purchased 3rd door! Tailgate should be redesiged. Latch is unreliable


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1996 Silverado Ext Cab 6 cyl stick
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By neveragain
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1996 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Series C1500 Silverado 2dr Extended Cab SB


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Terrible vehicle. So far replaced manifold gasket, water pump,starter X2, A/C compressor, and clutch because the slave cylinder leaked. I have spent more on parts since purchase than I did over the 22 years I drove the last vehicle. For some strange reason GM did not cover the rails on the bed with the bed-liner - I wonder how much they saved doing that?


Best Features

Seats, A/C (when it works!), convenience of having a truck


Worst Features

Use a Toyota body, a Toyota engine, a Toyota transmission, and a Toyota clutch - then everything will be fine.


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