2008 Chevrolet Colorado User Reviews

2008 Chevrolet Colorado Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 8 reviews

  • Performance: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
  • Appearance:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5
  • Build Quality:4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5
  • Overall: 4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars 4.8 / 5

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Joe writes:
2008 Chevrolet Colorado LT2 Ext. Cab 4WD Review
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Pros

Fast and handles great for a pickup.

Cons

sucky gas mileage and interior rattles.

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A Good Fun Truck. — It's a good truck, but could do a lot better for gas mileage. A good amount of HP and torque; so it's pretty fast for a pickup. A great looking truck, very nice body lines and a mean Z71 stance.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Stephen writes:
2008 Chevrolet Colorado LT2 Ext. Cab Review
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If a smaller truck is more your style this one's for you.

Cons

It does not have that bigger is better factor that some want.

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This Is My Fourth Small Truck After Driving Seven Suburbans. I Am Happy With My Colorado — Build Quality - I have never had this truck back to the dealer with a problem. The first truck I have never had any build issues. Bravo - GM Appearance - Front view leaves a little to be desired, other than that I like the rest of the truck. Performance - It's a truck not a go fast firgure eight racer, it does very well in braking for my application. Cost of ownership - Fuel milage is not a big concern to me. I drive it 75 MPH on the freeway and get 20-21 MPG. Oil changes once a year with Amzoil. Easy keeper. Fun factor - fourwheeling in the snow and getting back into those hard to reach hunting places makes guy happy .

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FlagEagle writes:
2008 Chevrolet Colorado LT1 Ext. Cab 4WD Review
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5

Pros

Good Mileage. Good Handling. Two half doors for access to back seats.  Comfortable.

Cons

Cracked Windshield.

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Great Little 4x4 — Great car for 1 to 4 people. Gets you where you want to go. Reliable. Easy access to back seats. Full size half ton bed. Tires decent. Handles excellently. Good fuel mileage. (23 miles per gallon). CD Player, radio, MP3 hookup.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Vince writes:
2008 Chevrolet Colorado LT1 Crew Cab Review
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Roomy

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Speed

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The Colorado In Colorado — Performance: slow to accelerate... good breaks. Quality: Great, except for customibility. Appearance: Great but can have a lower stance. Cost: good, doesn't use a lot of gas especially on high way. Fun: sound quality and roomy for vacation with friends.

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

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Jon writes:
2008 Chevrolet Colorado LT2 Crew Cab 4WD Review
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Everything

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Nothing

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Chevy Colorado '08 — I absolutely loved this truck. It had the best performance out of any vehicle that I have ever driven. I've never needed it repaired so I don't know about costs but the mileage is really decent for a truck. I got it up to 26 once, with an estimated average of about 21.

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Kurtis writes:
2008 Chevrolet Colorado LT1 Crew Cab Review
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Solid! Powerful! And its pretty.

Cons

none. I was completley impressed by it.

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The Silver Bullet — Reliable, solid built (it better be. its new!) Inline 5Cyl...240 hp to the wheels yeah, locking differential. I love this truck!

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A A-ron writes:
2008 Chevrolet Colorado LS Review
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sporty design...decent gas mileage,decent power

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cheap interior

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Chevy Colorado — i like the power....its good for a small truck...but its no hot rod....my only problem is that the interior is very cheap...if not for aftermarket parts id be stuck forver ..overtall i am pleased with the truck so fat

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Shannah writes:
2008 Chevrolet Colorado LT1 Crew Cab Review
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loads of cabin room

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engine problems

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Not To Happy With It — I had to have the head replaced on this truck at like 30k miles because of a factory mess up...I just was never happy with it after that, the dealership said it was fine, but it would randomly get hot in stop n go traffic after that, and they would never take it in traffic to check it, so of course could never diagnose problem, at 50k miles it started to have lots of little problems, so I just traded it in on my VW.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2010 Chevrolet Colorado Reviews

Don't Believe The "expert" Reviews By sldl2004

Some of the expert reviews on this truck are utterly ridiculous. Whether it was cars.com or Edmunds or MSN autos--it didn't matter. They all hated this truck and I still don't see why. 90% of the... Read More

Looks Good Feels Good By Ray014

I have had this truck for just over a month and it has been great,Tows my trailer well, good on gas, looks good.I have had some rear end rattling but nothing to bad,happy with both interior and exteri... Read More

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2009 Chevrolet Colorado Reviews

Just Beautiful By cukin78

I love the look of the truck and the exterior color. And the ride is very comfortable and smooth. I wish I could get more gas mileage from it. And I don't know way I love the front design of the truck... Read More

Greaaaaaat! By Stacey

Love this truck. Is a girls truck so never took it off roading. spend more time outside of it waxing it, washing it, making her shine.then actually driving. only replaced one sensor on it so far. neve... Read More

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2007 Chevrolet Colorado Reviews

Excellent Mid-size Truck By falksey

The 2007 is my second Colorado, as I had an '04 before it which I will reference several times. My decision to continue with the Colorado was that these little trucks live up to the like a rock stand... Read More

It Does What It's Supposed To: It Trucks. By notsoaveragejoe

After having driven a few different pick ups, I settled on this one for one simple reason: it was a smooth ride. Even after a few years, the ride is surprisingly comfortable and doesn't get really bou... Read More

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2006 Chevrolet Colorado Reviews

Good, Dependable, Comfortable Ride. By david_t_36582

I bought this truck new in the summer of '06 with every option available (the 3LT) including trailering setup. It has been a really dependable truck. Once I put the bed cover on it my mileage on lon... Read More

Great Mid-sized Truck By mnoremac

I love the handling and towing of this mid-sized truck but the shorter bed makes hauling longer items a bit harder than a full-size bed. The fuel economy is one of the best, especially for a truck and... Read More

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2005 Chevrolet Colorado Reviews

Great Commute/work Truck. By danmilani

This is a great vehicle for work or commuting. Gas milage is what you'd expect for a 4 cylinder. Seats are comfortable. Handles great even with cargo in the bed. Great visibility all around. Never... Read More

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

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