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1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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By peter janke
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2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Extended Cab 4dr Extended Cab LS Rwd SB (4.3L 6cyl 4A)


Review

this is an out standing truck


Best Features

the ride and the rds radio system


Worst Features

none


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2003 Silverado V6
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By gggcag
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2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Extended Cab 4dr Extended Cab Rwd SB (4.3L 6cyl 4A)


Review

I wanted an economical full-size
extended cab pickup. This truck has
the 4.3 liter V6 and delivers 20+ MPG
and still has adequate performance. I
have now owned it one year with no
problems. It rides very well and is
comfortable.


Best Features

Looks and fuel economy with the V6.


Worst Features

Center front seat back should fold down so it could be used as an armrest.


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2003 Silverado Ext Cab 4.3L
3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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By JBaxter
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2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Extended Cab 4dr Extended Cab Rwd SB (4.3L 6cyl 4A)


Review

4000 miles and minor problems. Both
rear windows and seals have been
replaced due to poor design with wind
noise. Vibration/buzz in the gas pedal
is being worked. I know there is a TSB
from GM on this. Fun truck that is
smooth and plenty of power from the
reliable 4.3L. Wife likes the room and
the feel of a truck in the city.


Best Features

Look, I like the straight look of tthe body compared to the Ford. Call me old fashion. Simple interior and smoth ride.


Worst Features

Replace some of the plastic in the interior with a softer material. Instead of coming up with hundreds of TSB's just fix em on the line.


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Top-notch
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By cjsturk
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2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Extended Cab 4dr Extended Cab Rwd SB (4.3L 6cyl 4A)


Review

I needed the practicality of a truck.
When I first drove it around the city
everyone stopped to look. Now that I
have started adding things to accent
the already great looking exterior, my
truck gets even more attention. On top
of that it's a pleasant truck to drive.
It handles great and has all the power
I need.


Best Features

My truck is also used by the family for road trips to so I have to say the roomy interior is a plus.


Worst Features

On cold days, I hear a lot of wind in the cabin. Most cars that I've had did not have this problem until they were much older.


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Solid Truck
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By bideshyi
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2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Extended Cab 4dr Extended Cab LS 4WD SB (4.8L 8cyl 4A)


Review

Rear seats are comforatable and please
both the kids and parents. Access to
rear seats with clamshell doors not a
problem. Rear seating area has more
functional room/features than did the
2001 Xterra that we previously owned.
Z71 towing package provides enough
axle and shock overhead so as to
handle moderate tongue weights with no
perceptible impact on suspension.


Best Features

5.3 Liter V8 has plenty of power to pull moderate size trailers at highway speeds. Tow/Haul mode not even needed for trailer loads under 1,500 lbs. A/C rarely needs to go beyond 3 even in the South Texas heat.


Worst Features

With over half of the 5,000 miles from highway driving, am starting to feel what seems like loose tie rods and jittery steering wheel movement when going over normal road bumps at speeds under 40mph. Door hinges make popping noise. Intermittent cluncks during low gear range shifts.


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