I have the 4.3 V-6; it pulls strong
and has been trouble-free, although
it's starting to develop a leak in the
power steering pump at 50,000 miles.
The ball-joints had to be replaced at
45,000 miles; a part that I feel
should't be replaced at low mileage.
Overall, though, this has been a great
little pick-up. GM has always built a
good pick-up and this one has been no
Very few V-6 engines on the market
have strong torque like the vortec V-
6. These little pick-ups can tow alot
more than they appear.
GM needs to start using better
interior materials...some of the
plastic in this pickup's interior is