2005 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Overview

Silverado 2500HD

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2005 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Overview

Other than a new hood and grille, the Chevy Silverado 2500HD stayed pretty much the same for 2005. This sturdy pickup has 38 trims from which to choose, giving new meaning to the phrase "freedom of choice." All trims have a 6.0 L, 300 hp V8 powertrain with 4 speed automatic transmission, 5 speed manual, 5 speed automatic, or 6 speed manual, depending on which trim you choose.

Extended and Crew Cab trims have 4 doors and seat 5-6 while Regular Cab trims have 2 doors and seat 3. With the trailering option, max towing capacity jumps up to anywhere from 15-16000 lbs. depending on the trim. Looking for a little more variety in your powertrain? You can choose the optional 6.6 L, 300 hp V8, the 6.6 L, 310 hp V8, and the 8.1 L, 330 hp V8.

Overall, drivers like the Silverado 2500HD's powertrain choices and impressive towing capacity. On the other hand, this rugged domestic pickup could use better materials. Consumers in the market for something extra strong should definitely look into the 2005 Chevy Silverado 2500HD. With all those trims, you'll probably find the model that best fits your needs.


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    Electronic Problem

    Changed out bad fuel pump started it and runs fine but now I'm having electrical issues not on the dash is working except the speedometer doors not working and all the safety lights are on...i chec...

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    2500 4x4 Hd While In 4 Wheel Drive Frount End Started Clicking 4x4 Was Fail...

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    No Idea

    I made a trip about an hour from my house, when I got in my truck to leave when you would give it gas it would fall on its face and backfire, I unplugged the mass air flow sensor and it seemed to ...

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    2005 Chevy Duramax Won't Crank

    My 2005 Chevy 2500 HD won't start. Engine won't turn over with key at all. Batteries are hot. You can take a power probe and shoot 12v to starter solenoid wire and it will crank and run fine. I tr...

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    Loss Of Power When Accelerating And Runs Rough When Idling

    Sudden loss of power when hitting the gas peddle and idling rough

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