Used 1991 GMC Sonoma Regular Cab

1991 GMC Sonoma
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1991 GMC Sonoma

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Used 1991 GMC Sonoma Regular Cab for Sale

GMC Sonoma 1991
Used 1991
GMC Sonoma
Thomassen Family Automotive Center
26.8 mi away
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1991 Highlights

Introduced in January, 1990, Sonoma is a S15 Pickup with a new name and an exterior facelift that includes a new grille, fresh trim and restyled wheels. Four-wheel drive models get the 4.3-liter V6 as standard equipment. High Sierra trim is dropped, and Sierra Classic trim is changed to SLE. Midyear, the base four-cylinder powerplant gets more horsepower.

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Overall Consumer Rating

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Lemon or very bad luck
Mike L.,06/12/2016
I needed a small truck for running errands. This truck was available to me so I hurried and just bought it. AT the time it only had 18.900 miles on it. This must have been a factory lemon because I had nothing but problems with it. It had some warranty left on it but I cant spend all of my time at the dealership. Just to give you an Idea ........... It leaked water every time it rained. The engine had a horrible spark knock upon acceleration in hot weather. The clutch a squeeking sound and the dealer told me they just do that and the only thing to get throw out bearing replaced. Really at that low of miles? The sun visor broke off in my hand one sunny day. Next the paint came off in a huge chunk one day at the car wash and was not covered under warranty. Inside driver door handle broke and I had to roll down the window just to get out. It wore out tires and always felt like they were out of balance. NO POWER ........would not pull a 800lbs cargo trailer. I tried to run different types of gas in it but still had spark knock. I could go on...............but you get the idea. The worst vehicle I have ever owned.
For Sale,12/04/2004
Bought this truck a couple months ago when my 91 Voyager's tranny went out. Was going to fix it up as necessary so it would be reliable...didn't need to fix much. This is a very reliable piece of machinery. Never have I been able to get 33 mpg out of anything except a car! Very reliable, very nice truck!
Good truck
Capt Phil,04/28/2008
Bought this Sonoma used, from private party, but was a previous utility company truck. It had about 70,000 miles then, and now has 130,000. It's handy, and has hauled well over a ton(!) in the bed, plus towing a heavy trailer. The 4wd shift lever on the floor is far superior to the later push-button models, which are much more complicated, more expensive to repair, and cannot be shifted on-the-fly, as the floor lever can be (2wd to 4wd hi, only - you have to stop to get it into lo 4wd). All in all, a robust little truck, easy to get into the tight off-road places I've taken it. I also have a lumber rack, which can put excessive strain on the bed supports. I had mine reinforced.
Tough little Truck
283,000+ miles and still the original motor and tranny. Only repairs (besides regular maintenance) has been fuel pump, altenator, water pump, and rear axle-wheel seal. Not bad at all though considering the mileage. Purchased from my dad when it had 190,00 miles. He bought it in 92 with only about 40,00 miles.
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Features & Specs

14 city / 19 hwy
Seats 0
5-speed manual
160 hp @ 4000 rpm
21 city / 25 hwy
Seats 0
5-speed manual
105 hp @ 4800 rpm
21 city / 25 hwy
Seats 0
5-speed manual
105 hp @ 4800 rpm
21 city / 25 hwy
Seats 0
5-speed manual
105 hp @ 4800 rpm
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NHTSA Overall Rating

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration offers independent analysis.
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    Driver1 / 5
    Passenger1 / 5
  • Side Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Barrier Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    DriverNot Rated
    PassengerNot Rated
  • Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings
    Front SeatNot Rated
    Back SeatNot Rated
  • Rollover
    RolloverNot Rated
    Dynamic Test ResultNo Tip
    Risk Of RolloverNot Rated
IIHS Rating
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety uses extensive crash tests to determine car safety.
  • Side Impact Test
    Not Tested
  • Roof Strength Test
    Not Tested
  • Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint
    Not Tested
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Not Tested
  • Moderate Overlap Front Test

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Used 1991 GMC Sonoma Regular Cab Overview

The Used 1991 GMC Sonoma Regular Cab is offered in the following styles: SLE 2dr Regular Cab 4WD SB, Special 2dr Regular Cab SB, SLE 2dr Regular Cab LB, 2dr Regular Cab LB, 2dr Regular Cab SB, 2dr Regular Cab 4WD SB, SLE 2dr Regular Cab SB, 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB, and SLE 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB.

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