2005 Chevrolet Suburban Overview


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Avg. Price: $9,243
1500 4WD
Avg. Price: $11,115
1500 Z71 4WD
83 national listings
1 national listing
Avg. Price: $9,288
2500 4WD
7 national listings
LS 1500
Avg. Price: $9,060
LS 1500 4WD
42 national listings
LS 2500
LS 2500 4WD
2 national listings
LT 1500
Avg. Price: $9,036
LT 1500 4WD
Avg. Price: $10,776
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4.65 stars

Based on 13 reviews

Beautiful All Around Truck by skeeter1072
 — Love this vehicle for running kids around to ball games and music activities. Great family vehicle and comfortable for long road trips. Plenty of cargo room and DVD player keeps kiddos entertained f... Read More
Chevy Suburban, Awesome Truck by David
 — Best Full Size SUV available! Great well built American truck, It's a 2005 Chevy Suburban, just awsome, a great truck, smooth ride, great towing capacity, 2 wheel drive but it's still good, about 55k ... Read More
12500.00 by feed2demon
 — perfect car for a big family have a new suv and dealership didnt want to give us want we want for it so I am trying to sell myself This suv owes me nothing very clean great price well maintained, new ... Read More

2005 Chevrolet Suburban Overview

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2005 Chevrolet Suburban

Aside from new side assist steps, enhanced stereo system, and optional touchscreen navigation system, the Chevy Suburban didn't change much for 2005.  This extended SUV has 13 trims and has 5.3 L and 6.0 L V8 powertrains.  All trims have 4 doors and seat 9.

Maximum towing capacity ranges anywhere from 8-12000 lbs. depending on the trim.  Cargo capacity comes out to a roomy 132 cubic feet.  Finally, the Chevy Suburban gives you your choice of 4WD or RWD drivetrain configurations.

Overall, the Suburban gets props for its roomy interior and capable powertrain choices.  On the other hand, the lengthy body makes it tough to navigate tight areas and the build materials could use some improvement.  If you've got a small sports team or sizable group to transport to and fro, the 2005 Chevy Suburban does the job just as well as any other domestic SUV.


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Chevrolet Suburban Questions

Antonio Santiago

Oil And Radiator Leak And Mix.

I have a 2005 1500suburban . It's leaking brown foamy liquid. Someone told me it was transmission fluid and anti freeze mixed. I don't know what to do?

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Will A 3rd Row Seat From A 99 Chevy Suburban Fit Into A 2005?

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Swap Pewter/shale Captain's Chairs For 60/40 Bench In '05 Suburban

I'm in Ohio and would like to swap out our captain chairs for a nice leather bench seat. Ours is the pewter/shale color (the darker of the two tans available). Ours is a 2005 Suburban

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Robert Vargas

I Have A 2005 Suburban Started Lose Power Its When I Press. On The Gas Peda...

why while in drive gesr it drags

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Will A 3rd Row Seat From A 2003 Suburban Fit In A 2005 Suburban

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