2005 Chevrolet Suburban Overview

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2005 Chevrolet Suburban Overview

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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    2005 Chevrolet Suburban Stopped Running While Driving, The Hood Was Up A Li...

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    Suburban Won't Turn Over

    We originally started having issues with our '05 Suburban shutting off when going around sharp curves or turns at a slow rate of speed. We knew the power steering pump needed to be replaced anyway...

    4 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)

    5.3l Engine In Subrban

    Will an engine from a 2002 model suburban fit. And work in a 2005 model suburban?

    2 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)

    Oil Pressure

    Went to the store in my 05 suburban. When I started the rig after leaving the store it is saying low oil pressure and the gauge is not moving. I check the oil and it is full. What could it be?

    6 views with 4 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)

    I Have A 2005 Chevy Suburban 5.3 Liter Half Ton 4wd. Trany Was Replaced (ce...

    While driving in 2 wheel drive, 2 to 3 miles down the road the car looses power to the driveline. if I shilft to Auto 4wd or high 4wd if get power to the drive line. If in 2 wheel setting I drive in...

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