Purchased in 1998 for $10,000. Excellent condition except for paint. Painted in 1998. Has always been a reliable vehicle. Repairs and replacements: starter motor 2/2000; driver window motor 7/2000; electronic door lock switches (not replaced) 7/2000; 3 tires, rear brake shoes 3/2001; fuel pump 4/2001; 2 tires 7/2001; a/c selector switch 12/2001; serpentine belt, plug wires 5/2002; starter motor 12/2002; blower motor 6/2003; A/C converted 6/2003; ignition cylinder 4/2005; rear hatch openers 5/2005; water pump 6/2005; alternator 6/2005. Paint has deteriorated to previous 1998 condition. Engine, transmission, power steering have never needed overhaul.
Reliability and performance of 4.3 Vortec engine. Fold-down rear seat.
Better quality door locks and electric window operations. More durable paint.
bought jimmy used from friend in jan.
1996. no major problems with it. has
175,000 miles on it now and does not
burn any oil. the biggest expense so-
far has been replacing heater core,
exhaust system and cd player. body has
some rust around wheel openings but not
too bad for it's age. would purchase
another jimmy/blazer in a second.