Used 2009 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Extended Cab Consumer Reviews

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High Milage

msauerbrey, 11/11/2011
LT 4dr Extended Cab 6.5 ft. SB (4.8L 8cyl 4A)
27 of 29 people found this review helpful

I purchased this Truck Oct 2009 with 3000 miles. It actually has a 5.3 V8 Flex fuel engine. I drive this truck all the time as a salesman. It now has 110,000 miles on it. I have done nothing except change the rear breaks. I added dual exhaust. It runs as good as it did when it was new. At 70-75mph I get 19 mpg. In town around 15mpg. The truck is very dependable. I have driven other Chevy trucks as sale vehicles and 300,000 miles is not hard to get out of these trucks. However the gas milage is killing me right now.

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After only 5 years - too many things wrong with it

chevydriver2, 12/05/2013
LT 4dr Extended Cab 4WD 5.8 ft. SB (4.8L 8cyl 4A)
14 of 17 people found this review helpful

I've enjoyed the truck which I bought new in early 2009. At 1700 miles off warranty, I had to replace rear break cylinders that cost about $1,100 all in. Too much too soon. I've been burning oil like crazy. I took it in to have that repaired. It turns out there is a dealer bulletin on it. That means they did a big repair job for free because I got it in at under 100K miles. Apparently excessive oil usage was a big and noted problem. On the same visit I replaced to door lock motors $500, to rear window switches $250 and a solenoid that was causing an engine light $400. I just think that this is two long and expensive a list for a truck that is 5 years old with only 86K miles on it.

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09 Silverado excab 5.3

09 Texas Edition, 07/02/2010
LT 4dr Extended Cab 4WD 6.5 ft. SB (4.8L 8cyl 4A)
4 of 4 people found this review helpful

I bought my Silverado in 10/09 new from the dealer with 36 miles. Currently I have 8,550 and have not had any problems AT ALL. Not even a rattle. I have blue granite Texas Edition extended cab with the 5.3 engine. My mpg has been 16-18 city driving. I have the LT and wish I would have got the LTZ. Sorry you other guys are having so many problems. Are you sure you're not driving an F150?

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Great truck

woodrow, 10/30/2010
LT 4dr Extended Cab 4WD 6.5 ft. SB (4.8L 8cyl 4A)
4 of 4 people found this review helpful

This is a very nice truck, and obviously built with pride and quality. I have not heard any noises, from fuel sloshing, brake squeal, driveline or any other noises. I am unable to achieve the fuel mileage stated on the window sticker, that is disappointing.

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Good deal was really a bad deal

MaryBeth Costa, 01/05/2018
LTZ 4dr Extended Cab 5.8 ft. SB (5.3L 8cyl 4A)
6 of 7 people found this review helpful

Got 2009 Silverado in 2015 with 33,000 miles for about $25K. A month later the camshaft went, dealer repaired. Two months later camshaft went again and oil pumps as well. Dealer said sorry. I had it fixed. problems with electrical system, throttle body, steering column electrical issues. Needed complete transmission replacement at 60,000 miles. Now more electrical issues with grounds, throttle body, alternator. I need this truck for work! It is costing a fortune in repairs. As soon as it is fixed I am selling it.

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