2005 Chevrolet Avalanche Overview

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Average User Score

4.65 stars

Based on 19 reviews

My Favorite To Date by theCT
 — After owning 6 cars and 3 trucks this one has had the least amount of issues, runs strong after 9 years, 125k miles. Very comfortable for long hauls, fits 4 Large men easily while pulling a 14' trai... Read More
This Was A Very Well Built Suv, I Would Look Into Purchasing One. by Dr_Ollie
 — this is a great turning, stopping, ride, comfort, handling SUV. The few things we didn't like about it were the running boards are too wide making getting out awkward. We have owned several other sm... Read More
Avalanche by Tyler
 — WOW what an incredible vehicle! I chose this particular truck due to its versatility. i can have all of the comforts of a 5 passenger truck and not have the wheelbase/bed to long. THis has the b... Read More

2005 Chevrolet Avalanche Overview

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Based on 19 reviews

2005 Chevrolet Avalanche

The Chevy Avalanche pickup-SUV got touch screen navigation, some minor exterior enhancements, and radio controls in the steering wheel for the 2005 model year.  The Avalanche now comes in 8 trims divided into two groups: LS and LT.  Of the 8, 3 have RWD and 5 have AWD.  You'll have your pick between a 5.3 L, 295 hp V8 or an 8.1 L, 325 hp V8 powertrain.

All trims have 4 doors and seat 6.  On average, expect 15 mpg in the city and 20 on the highway.  Max towing capacity ranges from around 8,000 lbs. to 12,000 lbs.  Passenger capacity reaches 120.2 cubic feet.

Overall, the powerful V8 engines, towing capacity, and solid handling get props from reviewers.  However, compared to other pickups, the Avalanche could use more engine choices and better steering.  In any event, the popular crossover gives you the best of both worlds when it comes to mixing an SUV and a pickup truck.

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2005 Chev Avalanche

Engine lights keeps coming off & on plus guzzling fuel like it's starving. We've replaced most of the sensors replace the fuel & water pump all in the last month trying to solve this. Our mechanic...

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bermudablueavalanche
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A/c Fan Inoperative

My A/C fan will not come on in any mode. I have a 2005 Avalanche 1500 with Dual Automatic Climate Control. Two Days ago as we were on the highway, I engaged the A/C and it seemed everything was fine. ...

614 views with 4 answers (last answer 3 months ago)
Ronnie2012
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I Have A 2005 Avalanche. The Rear Air Vents Do Not Blow At All. I Know Thar...

154 views with 2 answers (last answer 7 months ago)
tttbateman
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Hey, When I Unlock The Car With Remote Key, It Makes A Beeping Sound. No...

It does stop eventually or once you put the key in the ignition. Can you help?

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stevewhatdoon
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I Have A 2005 Chevy Avalanche With 218,000 Miles. Oil And Filter Has Been M...

2005 Chevy Avalanche 1500 2WD 5.3 Liter V8 Flex fuel All power options 218,000 miles Regular oil and filter changes 3,000 mile intervals Mostly highway miles for business travel Bought new in 2005 LO...

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