2005 Chevrolet Colorado Overview

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2 Dr Z71 4WD Standard Cab SB
Avg. Price: $10,908
2 Dr Z71 LS 4WD Standard Cab SB
1 national listing
Avg. Price: $10,013
2 Dr Z71 LS Standard Cab SB
Avg. Price: $8,640
2 Dr Z71 Standard Cab SB
6 national listings
Avg. Price: $7,462
2 Dr Z85 4WD Standard Cab SB
Avg. Price: $10,449
2 Dr Z85 LS 4WD Standard Cab SB
2 Dr Z85 LS Standard Cab SB
2 national listings
Avg. Price: $7,698
2 Dr Z85 Standard Cab SB
Avg. Price: $7,751
2 Dr ZQ8 LS Standard Cab SB
Avg. Price: $8,996
2 Dr ZQ8 Standard Cab SB
Avg. Price: $7,798
4 Dr Z71 4WD Extended Cab SB
Avg. Price: $11,100
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Average User Score

4.55 stars

Based on 21 reviews

Best Car I've Owned by roadslug
 — I bought this truck because I love cars but needed something the haul things. I picked up the ZQ8 sport model with the I5 and a 5 speed. Much quicker than the automatics, better fuel economy and more ... Read More
Great Vehicle And Good Times by J.M.
 — I have had this vehicle for over 6 years now and I have over 350,000 kms on it. No major breakdowns or repairs to be done. Regular maintenance and up-keep is all that was needed. I am surprised th... Read More
Chevrolet Colorado by Darren
 — Peformance wise, it goes pretty quick for the 4 Cylinder model The quality care used by the people from Shreveport; you can tell they put their hearts into making the truck. Its a very fun truck to dr... Read More

2005 Chevrolet Colorado Overview

Overall User Score

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2005 Chevrolet Colorado

The 2005 Chevrolet Colorado is one of the larger compact pickup trucks (or one of the smaller midsize pickups) on the U.S. market. That gives it a bit of an advantage over other compacts when it comes to hauling capacity, and a bit of an advantage over other midsized models when it comes to fuel efficiency.  

Hefty cargo doesn't present a problem for the '05 Chevy Colorado: Its payload is reckoned at 1,733 pounds for regular cab models. If you choose the Crew Cab or Extended Cab versions, you'll sacrifice a bit of that hauling muscle.

There are a dizzying range of trims and configurations available for the 2005 Colorado. Buyers can choose among Standard Cab, Crew Cab, and Extended Cab and have a choice of Z71, Z85, and ZQ8 trims. Add an Xtreme package and the rear-wheel drive versus 4WD dilemma, and it turns into an Abbott and Costello routine!

One place where there isn't too much choice is under the hood. The '05 Colorado is manufactured with only two engines: a base model 2.8-liter inline-4 with 175 horsepower and 185 lb.-ft. of torque, or a 3.5-liter inline-5 offering 200 horsepower and 225 lb.-ft. of torque.

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Chevrolet Colorado Questions

G.j. Lambert
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Why Wont My Chevy Colorado Do Over 70 Mph. And Running Hotter Than Normal

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Geoffrey Allen
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Does Anyone Know

The plastic piece that holds the master window switch in place. I need to know the name of the part or a website that I can get a replacement piece for it.

14 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)
Jessica Artall
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Caliper Bolts

Does anybody know the size of the caliper mounting bolts for a 05 Chevy Colorado z71?

13 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)
jwh124262
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My 2005 Chevy Colorado Drivers Electric Window Does Not Work But Passengers...

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Ed Carr
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How Do I Tell If The Head Gasket Or The Intake Is Leaking

my oil looks like off white milky color does not run bad or over heat but does use a little oil do not notice any smoke coming out when I start it but went to check my oil and it was milky looking

72 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 months ago)