1993 Chevrolet S-10 User Reviews

1993 Chevrolet S-10 Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 25 reviews

  • Performance:3.3 out of 5 stars3.3 out of 5 stars3.3 out of 5 stars3.3 out of 5 stars3.3 out of 5 stars 3.3 / 5
  • Appearance:3.4 out of 5 stars3.4 out of 5 stars3.4 out of 5 stars3.4 out of 5 stars3.4 out of 5 stars 3.4 / 5
  • Build Quality:3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars 3.9 / 5
  • Overall: 4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars 4.1 / 5

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"fuel economy" 9 reviews
"power" 6 reviews
"reliable car" 4 reviews
"ride" 4 reviews
"speed" 2 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 3 reviews
"power" 3 reviews
"ride" 3 reviews
"rough ride" 2 reviews
"space" 2 reviews

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Jordan writes:
1993 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr EL Standard Cab SB Review
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5

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Love pick-ups and plus, its a stick

Cons

none, unless you can't drive stick

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If You Can Get One, Try To Get A Larger Model, Maybe Something With 4wd — Performance- acceleration feels nice, braking is awsome, and its handling is starting to need work. Build Quality- needed to replace the clutch once since I've owned it, believe it is the only new clutch it has seen since it was built in '93. Appearance- Rust is its only enemy at this point. Has racing stripes which go with the truck nice. Cost of ownership- Great gas mileage, and it is a pretty common make, so cost of parts are not that expensive. Fun Factor- Will never get rid of it!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Brian writes:
1993 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr Tahoe Standard Cab SB Review
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4

Pros

stong, fast, good on gas

Cons

limited space, 2 wheel drive

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1993 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr Tahoe Standard Cab Sb — i love my truck its a 5 speed, with 4.3 liter v6 its handles pretty well, i gotta do a lot of work to it still cuz its a project truck, but when im done it will be awsome, so overall a good truck

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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NKnapman writes:
1993 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr Tahoe Extended Cab SB Review
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4

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Lots of power, Rides like a truck.

Cons

Interior layout.

NKnapman
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Alot Of Character On Outside. Inside Could Use Work. Overall, Great Little Truck. — The exterior has alot of character. The 2.8L V6 has alot of "Get-up and Go Power". The down side, is the control layout. It can be very difficult to find the control you're looking for, while driving. It definitly rides like a truck though. Mine is the 5 speed standard edition, and it rides like a fun old truck.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Dale writes:
1993 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr EL Standard Cab SB Review
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4

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Dependable and durable.

Cons

Again, succeptable to rust.

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The S-dime...chevy's Little Monster. — Tough little trucks. While I owned the 2.8 V6, the 4.3 liter was also an option. If you are looking for a tough little truck that still gets great gas mileage, the S10 is near the top of the list with Toyotas minis. Although not as bullitproof as the 4.3, the 2.8 V6 still provided the small vehicle with enough get-up-and-go. You can literally beat the hell out of these trucks until they rust into the ground. And they probably will. Cab corners, rocker panels, body mounts and box sides were all vulnerable to rust and often did.

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Devin writes:
1993 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr STD Standard Cab SB Review
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5

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the pick up and go with the 5 speed was great!!

Cons

the body work that i had to do on the truck was hard, but i did expect it

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Solid Little Funbox Truck — it was a 4.3L v6 with a 5 speed standard transmission, stainless steel duel exhost and bucket seats out of a 98 cavalier. the engine and transmission were solid and drove like a dream. Defiantly a fun little truck to drive! I must say. the only thing that I didnt like was because of the year there was a fair amount of body work that was done and needed to be done.

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Earl writes:
1993 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr Tahoe Standard Cab LB Review
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3

Pros

chevy

Cons

mpg is 16

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S10 — good truck no back seats in this one and gas mileage is bad but great truck good power for a small v6 i have the 2.8 i love square body cars it has never left me stranded rebuilt top of motor a while ago

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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bjthekid writes:
1993 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr STD 4WD Standard Cab SB Review
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Love my first generation S-10 4x4.  I've made it look pretty sweet

Cons

The manual windows.

bjthekid
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Classic Looks, Dependibility, Easy To Customize. Rare. — First generation S-10's have a classic body style and I fell in love with my 88 S-10 4x4 extended cab. In 2010, I found an older guy locally that had kept this STD Cab 93 4x4 in great condition and it only had 63k original miles on it! I jumped all over it, and have slowly transformed the outside of it to where it is one of a kind. Love my truck! There are 80k miles on it now, and it runs perfect.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Brian writes:
1993 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr Tahoe Standard Cab SB Review
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3

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fuel economy, low cost for operation

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rough ride and no power

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Not Bad Overall But It Needs A Small Block V8 — hardly any highlites about performance built to last like most GM's runs great no problems not a bad looking truck if all the paint mached lol only paid 180 bucks and a junk truck for it and its been running fine for 4 months and gets about 25 mpg and good rates for insurance so its pretty cheap to own love the 5 speed but the motors lacking muscle but its not bad for torque in low gears and she gets sideways pertty easy

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Anthony writes:
1993 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr EL Standard Cab SB Review
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4

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5 speed is fun as hell

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not a lot of room in the interior

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I Would Defiantly Buy Another One. — I dont like the dash but other than that its nice. performance wise it is a 2.5L with a 5 speed so it will go but i want a little more. I added dual exhaust because a friend had some pipe and thought it would be different so i like that. its straight piped (no cats no muffler) and comes out at 45's.Future 350 build????? idkk

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Brett writes:
1993 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr STD Standard Cab LB Review
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5

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reliable little pickup

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slow

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Fun To Work On — Performance depends on the motor i have a crappy 2.8 so acceleration sucks but its fun in a field build quality isnt spectactular but its american built appearance needs alot of work just cause its older cost of ownership is cheap cause its american fun factor is around 7 of 10

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Reviews From Other Years

2004 Chevrolet S-10 Reviews

Great Overall Truck By Cakana

I got this truck for a daily driver and for the snow. It drives great and handles very good in the snow. Only things bad are the size of the truck bed and it eats through gas with its V6 engine. Read More

Great Vehicle That Could Use A Slightly Better Gas Economy By Zane

acceleration above par braking smooth and not too sudden handles fantastic, great power steering build only issue is the common one that chevrolets have which is the front left tire has an issue that ... Read More

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2003 Chevrolet S-10 Reviews

Great Little 4x4 Extended Cab Truck By Cars25c

This truck is great. It gives you a lot of things that the bigger trucks do with the fuel mileage of a little truck. The 4x4 works great, you can haul things, pull a trailer and take more than two peo... Read More

Work Truck By FordTough1989

Its great and works fine for a daily commuting car. not much power with a straight 4. getting to work and back is no prob. I don't like how it dosent take much at all to fishtail even with brand n... Read More

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2002 Chevrolet S-10 Reviews

My S10 By chuckman

I bought this as my third S 10. It was in another state and we went and bought it. it has been a great truck a work horse when needed and a family vehicle as well. I used it for long and short trips. Read More

Could Be Better By tr2467

its a truck does what it should although not very fuel efficient because of a crappy intake design but other than that it has been a very reliable good truck good if you don't like driving a truck be... Read More

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2001 Chevrolet S-10 Reviews

Great Truck By Kyle_Long

Wasn't sure about the truck at first. Bought it for my son, then he got wife's Yukon after she graduated college. I drove it for the last year, and was surprised of the gas mileage, and actually how... Read More

Fun To Drive By RICH1LT

Loved taking it to car shows and winning trophies took 1st & 2nd place alot. the only neg thing was it was a 4 cyl and when the air was on it cound not get out of its own way. but i loved working on... Read More

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2000 Chevrolet S-10 Reviews

7 Of 10 Overall By treedoc

its a great truck likes ball joints good gas mileage its a little small but great to run around town in. I wish all car were a little simpler to work on . so you don't have to go to a computer to find... Read More

S10 By bwiles711

Breaking was quick, vision was good (small blind spot areas), the manual transmission was fun to drive. Great gas milage for a 4WD vehicle. Had a bed liner for hauling whatever you want to, and had ... Read More

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