2008 Chevrolet Suburban User Reviews

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    2008 Chevrolet Suburban LT2 1500 4WD Review
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    This Is A Chevrolet Suburban And A Great Family Vehicle — I love Chevrolet Suburbans and I think it is the best family vehicle made. We travel in it and enjoyed every minute of it. The leather seats are very comfortable and the DVD has 2 working headphones so the kids can listen to a movie while me listen to Siriusxm satellite radio. The cargo area is large enough to pack a full size cooler along with our suite cases all the way to Orlando, Florida. I can't sincerely say anything bad about this truck, it has and still is, serving us well.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: I love the space, it is  very roomy and comfortable to travel in. This car in very nice and safe, I never felt more safe in a vehicle.

    Cons: I had to maintenance it through the dealer to get tires for life, so I paid for maintenance I and II when needed, it was worth it to get free tires.

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    2008 Chevrolet Suburban LS 1500 4WD Review
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    Great Car — Love this car for family ski trips: 4 wheel drive is nice to have in mountains Great to have third row and extra room DVD was great for kids and family Lots of Room , Nice ride, Been Great!! Leather seats are great!!

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Great Car for family and traveling

    Cons: sometimes size for parking

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    2008 Chevrolet Suburban LTZ 1500 4WD Review
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    Excellent Family Vehicle — Love it! It has the power and space for our family. With 2 kids and 2 dogs it makes for enjoyable road trips. The DVD and other amenities make long travel times painless and care free. I would recommend this vehicle to friends and family!

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Spacious

    Cons: Fuel consumption

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    2008 Chevrolet Suburban LTZ 1500 4WD Review
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    Braking, Acceleration And Handling Very Good — This vehicle is safe, rides comfortable and is very quiet. It is a safe and fun to drive. The vehicle handles well and seats up to six passenger comfortably. Could possibly seat seven. The entertainment package is a nice addition for rear passengers. This vehicle is a gem.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Comfortable Ride, Handles Well Excellent Look

    Cons: Gas Mileage OK and Maintenance Fair

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    2008 Chevrolet Suburban LTZ 1500 4WD Review
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    Good Truck For The Money. — Fuel mileage poor even with cylinder deactivation. Love the white diamond tricoat. These trucks are a dime a dozen driving down the road. There's one at every street corner so get a color that's less purchased if you want to be different. Love the space, entertainment, etc. Just didn't give me that, I look forward to driving it feeling.

    Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

    Pros: Tons of room, the suburban is well appointed with many features tied to higher end SUVS.

    Cons: Cylinder deactivation, as the driver you can feel the change in the drive line as the vehicle moves from 8 cyl to 4 cyl.

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    2008 Chevrolet Suburban LT1 1500 4WD Review
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    Great Family Car. — Solid car. Very, very reliable. Smooth ride and decent hwy mileage.Plenty of cargo space and seating. One thing to consider, if you have more than one child in a car seat and you have others that need to get to the 3rd row, you will have to open both sides of the car. The single seat that folds up is on the passenger side. The double seat where your car seats will be is on the drivers side. This poses a little bit of a problem when kid #4 comes along.

    Pros: Plenty of space for the kids and for their stuff.

    Cons: the second row bench becomes a pain the rear when you have kids regularly getting into or out of the third row and you have to use car seats in the 2nd row.

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    2008 Chevrolet Suburban LT1 1500 Review
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    Great Vehicle — The vehicle has been a great purchase. The SUV is a little big, but handles like a much smaller car. The wife loves it and the kids can't get enough of the space and additional features. The gas mileage is not great, but the pros definitely outweigh the cons. You can either give up the mileage and get the comfort, or give up the comfort and get the mileage. We chose the comfort.

    Pros: Great vehicle for the family. Smooth ride, stylish interior and exterior, and several extras

    Cons: The gas mileage is not great, about 12-13 miles in the city and 20-23 miles on the interstate

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    2008 Chevrolet Suburban LTZ 1500 4WD Review
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    Is A Keeper. — Like just about everything. Dislikes, none. Goes great in the snow. Hauls lots of people and stuff with ease. Good power on regular gas. Haven't tried E85 and don't intend to. My golfing buddies ride in style too on the way to the course.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Excellent ride.

    Cons: none.

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    2008 Chevrolet Suburban LTZ 1500 4WD Review
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    Suburban - Best Car We've Ever Owned — The Suburban is the best car there is for long road trips. We can pack in loads of stuff and still not feel cramped. The ride is extremely comfortable. Obviously mileage is not great, but the fully loaded LTZ has every imaginable extra and gadget. This is our second Suburban (the first one lasted us 12 years and 102,000 miles) and we'll probably have Suburbans for life.

    Pros: Everything

    Cons: nothing yet

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    2008 Chevrolet Suburban LT1 1500 4WD Review
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    Wow Thats Big — I drove this car for 3 weeks and was impressed with handling and get up and go, It's a BIG truck and I really like driving big trucks, but its almost too big, overall its a fun drive but gas pump will kill ya! I filled up after only using a quarter of a tank and almost fainted, that quarter of a tank was my Durango's full tank. OUCH!

    Pros: Very spacious, Handles very well, very comfortable drive, backup sensors were cool

    Cons: HORRIBLE gas mileage (my HEMI gets way better) a little too big for the garage

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2013 Chevrolet Suburban Reviews

    Love This Truck! By Ldavis4

    Its big, but rides great. Has plenty of leg room for tall people. Has 2 screens for rear entertainment. Has iPod plug, bluetooth, accurate navigation. headphones that work perfectly. My 4 kids can al... Read More

    2012 Chevrolet Suburban Reviews

    Perfect Family Hauler By mmalarney

    Have not had it very long. Bought it used. Lots of room. LTZ features are essential especially auto start, lift gate, back-up camera, heated seats, heated steering wheel. Have 2 DVD monitors but a... Read More

    Big By rangertmldr

    good ride quality, fair gas mileage, good power and good 4x4 system. Easy to drive despite size but handling at speeds is worse than my F-150 raptor. DVD system makes traveling with children a joy. re... Read More

    2011 Chevrolet Suburban Reviews

    Z 71 4x4 By ltmac1

    Its my 7th one...I love Chevy Suburbans! Good, reliable, awesome room, great handling and pick up, smooth ride. One of the longest running vehicles on the road today!! Chevy has the best warranty ... Read More

    This Suv Is Best For Family,cargo Space,.powerful Engine By hasankhan

    i dislike the its fibre body,the car jumps in bumps which shows its suspension is not as good as the previous suburban models. other good thing is its climate control,rear seat folding and removing..i... Read More

    2010 Chevrolet Suburban Reviews

    Mint Condition By nitingupta87

    This is a wonderful family car that can fit a family of any size. It drives great and feels very powerful. The smoothness of the ride can put a baby to sleep. It has bench seats which are much better ... Read More

    Great Overall Family Car By kels442

    Overall I am very happy with this vehicle that I have owned from brand new. paint and wheels have held up well, interior has held up well with 5 girls. handles great in the bad weather(chicagoland). ... Read More

    2009 Chevrolet Suburban Reviews

    A Great "lok At Me Suv" Even When You're Not Boosting It. By Michael

    Overall this is a decent vehicle. There is an electical issue that plagues a lot of GM automobiles.So my advice to anyone buying this SUV or any GM made vehicle, make SURE you have/get an extended bum... Read More

    Love It By magsdigital

    This is a great family vehicle. I have 3 kids and I never hear a peep out of them when we take long road trips. Everyone is VERY comfortable. The six speed transmission and active cylinder managemen... Read More

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