Still running strong at 265,000 miles
By motorhead on
1992 Chevrolet Suburban C1500 4dr SUV
I bought this Suburban (my third) four
years ago with 164,000 miles on it. It
was cheap. And it now has 265,000
miles and I have used it and abused
it. The engine and trans are the
original and have not been rebuilt. I
pull a boat and a car hauling trailer.
Have had usual maintainance such as
brakes, starter, alternator, water
pump. The interior is still excellent
and the paint is still shiny and
attractive. Just returned from an 1800
miles vacation trip and averaged over
Space! I hauled 8 Boy Scouts and their
gear to Florida and back with room to
The console lid (which was redesigned
on later models) won't hold anything.
It has no lip and slopes to the edges.
Stuff falls right off. Audio controls
could be closer to driver.