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Its A Good Truck To Get To Work And Back Or To Do Up For The Strip — stock 350 it wasnta bad truck but i didnt enjoy the ride handling wasnt great the motor didnt have the power i wanted but all in all it was a good truck but it was realy fun in wet grass

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: reliable

Cons: just make sure the engine is strong

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Great Truck And Glad To Own It — 5.0L (305), BF Goodrich radial tires P275/60R15 Clean truck never winter driven. No rust,scratches or damage. Drives great and has good power. Havent dont awhole lot to it but plan on doing some add ons to make this truck even better.

Pros: overall great truck to have and gets any jobs done

Cons: fuel milage can be bad but all depends on how heavy your foot is

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Great Replacement For The Comanche. Would Get Another. — Good performance, engine mileage is getting up there. The handling is great for a full size truck (almost as good as my comanche was ;) ). Typical GM quality, awesome. Appearance would be great if the paint was not faded... the step side makes it pretty cool though. Interior has plenty of space! Decent gas mileage but good for maintenance. Fun truck to drive but again... not compared to my comanche. With it was a manual, but it has more power so its a compromise.

Pros: Big, and fun.

Cons: none

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A Few Things About My Truck — i bought this truck about two years ago for $1500 the truck was plan jane i put new tires and rims an aftermarket exhaust system its an awesome truck ive put it through crap since ive had it and its still running so wat can i say chevy are like a rock

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

Pros: good off road fun to drive

Cons: bad gas mileage

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Good Winter Beater — it takes forever to pick up a decent speed, brakes are good since i just replaced them, handles not bad for what it is its needed alot of repairs over the years, new motor, brakes, interior had to be re-done, tires, exhaust, something squeaks dont know what it is though and something also rattles also dont know what interior is nice and basic easy to find controls, exterior wise looks like a regular old school truck gas isnt bad only costs about 60 bucks to fill from empty lasts at least 2 weeks or more, regular maintanence done oil changes tranny fluid etc not fun to drive at all just use it as a winter beater

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: can take a beating lasts forever

Cons: old and crappy

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I Love It — It's a beast, what can I say. Any thing you throw at it, it can handle. I have owned this truck for almost three years and it has never stranded me. It might not have all the fancy features of modern cars but the Good ole GMC is a rough and tough truck ready to work

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: It is simple to work on and reliable

Cons: Poor gas milage

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My Rust Bucket 4wd Truck — My $700 beater, redneck truck. Has 33" (actually 285/70/16) BF Goodrich All-Terrain T/A tires. I use it to tow my friends and my cars, tear up muddy fields and act a fool in snow. When it finally is too rusty to even drive (which will probably be soon) I'll crash it into a tree or something destructive and then take the small block V8 out and play with it.

Pros: Super fun in dirt, mud and snow.  

Cons: 10 mpg, horrible interior quality and electronics.  Its like GM didn't even try with the interior.

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Reviews From Other Years

1998 GMC Sierra C/K 1500 Reviews

Great Truck By Kyle

I love this truck. GMC has great quality of trucks. The performance is great. It has a 5.7L V8 engine and I love ever liter of it. ;) It is a 4x4 off road and works perfectly when taken off road. Read More

98 Gmc Sierra 1500 Z71 By Kyle

I want another GMC Sierra 1500 extended cab z71. I really like my old one and wish I didn't end up totaling it. I decided I will buy another one of these some day and just keep it the rest of my li... Read More

1997 GMC Sierra C/K 1500 Reviews

Recommended By Robert

It was a great truck. 20mpg, from her VORTEC 305. I am ashamed to say I broke it. It was not rated to tow 9,000 lbs 1,500 mi. All in all I would recommend this truck to any one, even if had 30... Read More

Jacked Up By Justin

Performance is great. Interior is like new, Leather burgundy interior, all pwr options, etc. gas milage sucks, but very worth the cost of driving it. It's great off road. It has straight pipes all the... Read More

1996 GMC Sierra C/K 1500 Reviews

Best Truck I've Owned So Far By Andrew

most reliable truck so far, it will keep going and going as long you take care of it, i've beaten my truck up nearly everyday and it has held up pretty well. i've had this truck since 2005 and it had ... Read More

1995 GMC Sierra C/K 1500 Reviews

Loving My Z71 By Vildobottomdiva

not really much to tell except it my everyday driver and occasionally I might take it through a mud hole but very seldom. I have had 3 of these trucks and they all have carried me 20 plus years as lon... Read More

Its A Good Truck By countryboy

I really like this truck. Its built really well and runs excellent. It still needs some work but I think this is goin to be a great truck. It is hard on gas but hey, its a 4wd, not a toyota. ... Read More

1994 GMC Sierra C/K 1500 Reviews

Great Truck Eye Catcher And Its Southern Comfort By jamesjeter

nothing just its a little big for my taste and you touch the gas and it goes with that 5.7 liter v8 so its fast lots of torque plenty of power just not all that great on gas but has no ac so tat shoul... Read More

Overall A Good Vehicle. By Johnathon

Very good and reliable truck. has its moments when it wants to run weird. gets decent gas mileage. Is a nice looking vehicle. well built. fun vehicle to ride around in. beat a 4th gen camaro in a drag... Read More

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