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GMC Canyon Model Overview

GMC Canyon Questions


Starting Problem

it will start in the morning, but if i stop for gas ,it will not always start right up again, then i will have to wait awhile and it will start.

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Nicholas Mowery

Have New Vibration In Left Front After Changing Wheel Bearing And Pads And...

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

What Is The Largest Tire I Can Put On A 2008 Gmc Canyon With The Stock 15 I...

26 views with 1 answer (last answer 5 months ago)

I Was Wondering What Would Cause The Starter To Burn Up Twice?

I've had to replace the starter on my 2005 GMC Canyon twice after they burn out and its not cheap. Shouldn't the starter be protected by a fuse or circuit breaker?

253 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years ago)

If The Emissions Warning Light Comes On & Then Goes Out After 2 Tankfuls Of...

Just after filling up at a name brand gas station on a recent trip to AR, the emissions warning light came on. We checked the gas cap; fine. The light remained on throughout that tankful & the next,...

877 views with 4 answers (last answer 2 years ago)

About the GMC Canyon

Good things come in smaller packages, or so GMC would like to think with the GMC Canyon.  This compact pickup took its place in the domestic maker's lineup in 2004 and holds a solid, if not leading, position in the American marketplace.  With 2 and 4 door versions, the Canyon has always offered a lot of trims.  However, the Canyon also lacks the V8 or even V6 that could set it apart in the power department.

As of 2007, the Canyon offered 2 different standard powertrains: a 2.9 L, 185 hp I4 and a 3.7 L, 242 hp I5 with a choice between 4 speed automatic and 5 speed manual transmission.  Gas mileage has generally come out to a solid 17 mpg in the city and 23 on the highway.  Overall, the Canyon presents a good option for those looking for a more rugged frame on their vehicle without needing mind-blowing towing power.